Castlevania Advance Collection for Nintendo Switch
Join the fight against Evil in the Castlevania Advance Collection, a compilation of timeless action-exploration masterpieces!
In addition to the three legendary Castlevania games first released for Game Boy ™ Advance, this collection also includes Castlevania: Dracula X and never-before-seen sketches and illustrations of the games!
All four games are enhanced with new modern features like Rewind, Save / Load and Replay, making it the best possible way to experience these classics or experience them for the first time! This collection also has a handy encyclopedia, music player with all soundtracks and you can even change ROM region to play all games in different versions.
Castlevania: Circle of the Moon (GBA) – This was the first Castlevania title released on Game Boy Advance! The story follows Nathan Graves, an apprentice vampire hunter who enters Dracula’s castle with his master in order to prevent the dreaded return of the Earl. Combine action and attribute cards to create over 80 unique spell effects, ranging from fire whips to ice blizzards, with the “dual configuration system”.
Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (GBA) – This was the second Castlevania title released on Game Boy Advance! Play as Juste Belmont, the grandson of legendary vampire hunter Simon Belmont! This title introduced many new features to the franchise, such as the “Boss Rush” mode and the “Spell Fusion” system which allows players to combine secondary weapons with spell books to cast devastating spells.
Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (GBA) – The third and final Castlevania game on Game Boy Advance! Soma Cruz, a young exchange student in Japan, is somehow involved in the Dark Lord’s own eternal cycle of reincarnation. What role does Soma play in all of this? Will he be able to return to his own world? Aria of Sorrow also introduced a brand new attack system called “Tactical Souls”, which allows Soma Cruz to capture the souls of slain monsters to acquire their abilities. (100+ abilities in total!) Aria of Sorrow also has a ton of New Game + content.
Castlevania: Dracula X (SNES) – Castlevania: Dracula X is a reimagining of the cult action game Castlevania: Rondo of Blood. Released on the Super Nintendo Entertainment System ™ (SNES), Dracula X has been hailed as one of the toughest Castlevania titles ever. The Dark Lord, Count Dracula, resurrects from the dead to rekindle the forces of darkness and annihilate this corrupted world and create a new one. You are Richter Belmont, heir to the Belmont family, and you make your way to Dracula’s castle to defeat his evil master. Blast your way through Dracula’s castle and defeat the toughest enemies with the new “Item Crash” special attack!
NEW FEATURES FOR AN ENHANCED EXPERIENCE!
Gallery – Browse scans of original packaging designs and see incredible works of art never before presented to the public.
ROM Region Selection – You can choose between Japanese, American and European versions for each game.
Encyclopedia – Learn more about the three GBA games through their dedicated encyclopedia. Detailed information on enemies, “DSS” system, “Tactical Soul” system and “Spell Fusion” system will help you truly master each game’s unique combat system!
Music Player – Listen to one of the four full soundtracks anytime. You can even create your own playlists!
NEW “QUALITY OF LIFE” FUNCTIONALITIES
Save / Load – You can now quickly save and reload at any point in the game. Even just before that deadly attack from Dracula himself.
Rewind – You can now rewind the game state for a few seconds for a second chance. It’s almost like being resurrected …