The Super Castlevania 4
7cb1d79195 A century after Christopher Belmont slew Dracula, the vampire lord indeed rises from his grave and Simon, the most famous of the Clan, steels himself for war against the forces of darkness to cleanse Transylvania of his curse.
This is my favorite Castlevania game, however, I have never played Symphony of the Night or any that came after. Nor did I play the N64 Castlevania games or Castlevania: Bloodlines for the Sega Genesis. I have seen all in videos and would like to play them all as Symphony of the Night looks very good and the music outstanding, Bloodlines has that Genesis look I enjoy and the N64 games...well with these I want to play them more out of a morbid curiosity. This Castlevania would be one of only two Castlevania games released on the Super Nintendo, which is a bit perplexing as this one really was great so I have to wonder why a trilogy for the Super Nintendo game was never made. The only other Castlevania game released for the Super Nintendo was Castlevania: Dracula X or something to that effect and from what I have seen it too looks incredibly fun. However, it received a poor reception in the U.S., therefore making it a rare game. This one is called Super Castlevania IV, but really should of been called simply Super Castlevania as it is more of a remake of the first Castlevania game rather than a sequel to the trilogy on the NES.
The story to this one is what one expects. Dracula has risen once again to spread his evil across the Transylvania countryside. Simon Belmont is the only one who can clash with Dracula and his evil forces. Armed with his trusty whip he goes to Dracula's estate, then his castle, and finally faces the fiend for a final s