Alucard of Castlevania III for the NES returns to do battle with his immortal father Count Dracula once again. Castlevania: Symphony of the Night mixes the series' classic gothic side-scrolling elements with Metroid's exploration-based gameplay. Explore the dark castle of Dracula and take on its horrible foes to find relics and items that will aid you. As you are half-vampiric, discover ways to harness black magic and shapeshifting abilities.
This game is also known as Akumajo Dracula X: Gekka no Yasoukyoku in Japan.