Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls brings the vampire-hunting series back to iOS

Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls brings the vampire-hunting series back to iOS

Alongside the standard single-player offerings, "Grimoire of Souls" will feature four-player boss rush modes, as well as a battle mode that puts the four players against each other.

Needless to say, it actually looks like Konami is putting serious work into making Grimoire of Souls a worthwhile Castlevania entry, and the fact that this is the case makes the reality of this title being an iOS- exclusive title all the more depressing.

StoryA future where Count Dracula has been completely destroyed.

You can sign up on the game's official page to be notified when it launches in Japan; there's no solid release date as yet. It seemed like an eternal peace came upon the world. It also seems to be a multiplayer/co-op version of Castlevania where players are encouraged to play with their friends in co-op or competitive sessions. However, the protagonist receives a letter that marked the end of the peaceful era. The words "The Grimoire has run wild and Count Dracula will be resurrected" are written inside, triggering a quest to discover the author and solve the mystery. It appears to adopt the same side-scrolling gameplay seen in Symphony of the Night and the GBA and DS trilogies, but with 2.5D visuals instead of hand-drawn 2D.

A mysterious character who belongs to a top-secret Japanese government agency. Lucy is a female researcher that has been working on means to defeat Dracula. These include legends such as Alucard, Shanoa, Maria Renard, Charlotte Aulin and, of course, Simon Belmont.

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Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls also has a new graphical style, and will also feature various songs from other games in the series.

The title looks great graphically.

The question here is why iOS though?

The closed beta for Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls will begin around mid-May. "You can use charming characters of successive devil castle, centering on two people", the site notes, hinting at the co-op aspect of the game.

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