Castlevania: Lord of Shadows was the first Castlevania title which has gone away from the twenty five year Castlevania history and is the start of a new history of the Belmont Clan and their bloody feud with Dracula. As per the previous game, the history of the Belmont clan as well as Dracula’s rise was revealed. And in this latest Castlevania: Lord of Shadows installment, the story will focus on what has happened to Gabriel Belmont who has now taken the name of Dracula, after the events of Lord of Shadows and Mirror of Fate. This time, he now desires to get his mortality and faces various threats, both from the side of darkness and the side of light, as represented by the Brotherhood of Light and the Belmont Clan. However, only his castle has the key in releasing him from his cursed state.
Castlevania: Lord of Shadows II is a game developed by Konami and MercuryStream for the Playstation 3, Microsoft Xbox 360, as well as Microsoft Windows and serves as the next installment to the Lord of Shadows Saga. No particular date has been mentioned for its release date in the market however it will be within the year 2013. If you are a fan of the Castlevania series then you will surely appreciate the new face of Castlevania since it still has aspects of the previous games such as the characters who have been introduced in the old games like Trevor Belmont and Alucard. The gameplay is expected to remain somewhat reminiscent of the previous Lord of Shadows game and sport new moves and a more entrancing storyline. Overall, Castlevania: Lord of Shadows II is one of 2013’s most anticipated games coming from Konami and MercuryStream.