Konami Digital Entertainment BV announced today that Castlevania Anniversary Collection it is now available in digital exclusive on PlayStation Store, Xbox Live, Nintendo Switch ™ eShop and Steam for PC.

This collection, thanks to the inclusion of titles such as Castlevania Bloodlines (known in Europe as 'Castlevania: The New Generation'), Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse, and Kid Dracula (never published before outside Japan), tribute the legendary origins of this unforgettable saga.

Below is the complete list of video games included in the Anniversary Collection:

                • Castlevania (NES)
                • Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (NES)
                • Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (NES)
                • Super Castlevania IV (Super NES)
                • Castlevania The Adventure (Game Boy)
                • Castlevania II: Belmont's Revenge (GBA)
                • Castlevania Bloodlines (Sega Genesis)
                • Kid Dracula (Famicom)
                • EBook Bonus

Castlevania Anniversary Collection is one of the products released by KONAMI on the occasion of its 50th anniversary celebrations and includes some of the most popular video games in its history. Konami released last month Arcade Classics Anniversary Collection and during the summer 2019 will also be available Contra Anniversary Collection.

Following the numerous requests from the gamer community, several updates are being developed for all Anniversary Collection, these free updates will include these new features:

      • Arcade Classics: Possibility to play with the vertically oriented screen on Nintendo Switch ™ (Tate mode)
      • Arcade Classics / Castlevania / Contra: Possibility to play Japanese ROMs of the most famous titles on each platform
      • Castlevania / Contra: Possibility to also select Japanese scans of bonus books

To give life to Castlevania Anniversary Collection, KONAMI has partnered with the development studio M2 which has adapted these classic titles to modern gaming platforms. This digital collection is a tribute to the origins of the Castlevania saga and includes an ebook with an interview with Adi Shankar, producer of the animated series.

Konami seems to want to focus on that hard core of fans who loved his old glories (as already seen with Konami Arcade Classic Anniversary Collection), allowing even the youngest to learn about these jewels of the past.

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