Castlevania is one of my favourite game series. Since Nes times, Super Castlevania IV (for the Supernes, in the ninety`s) was maybe one of the best episodes. And this "lords of Shadow" retakes the formula to its roots. Linear stages, secret areas, gothic atmosphere (with an extraordinary sense of spectacle, scale and brilliant artistic design). Challenging, great control and a right learning curve delivers a great castlevania feeling.
Everything is very well implemented. Artistically awesome, graphics and music are near perfect. A bit of improvement with the camera would be possible. But the overall feeling is impressive. Atmosphere, landscapes, animations, architectures… Read more