Critic Consensus: Castlevania offers spectacular visuals and a compelling adaptation in its all-too-short first season.
Castlevania: Season 1 Trailers & Photos
Tv Season Info
Inspired by the video game, this medieval fantasy follows the last surviving member of the Belmont clan and his attempt to save all of Eastern Europe from Vlad Dracula Tepe.
|Premiere Date:||Jul 7, 2017|
News & Interviews for Castlevania: Season 1
Friend Ratings for Castlevania: Season 1
No Friends? Inconceivable! Log in to see what your friends have to say.Login
The recent four-episode Netflix adaptation headed by popular comics writer Warren Ellis embodies this series's slight identity crisis while also failing to embrace its core strengths.
The animation is kinetic and lively which, coupled with the whip Belmont carries for whatever reason, makes for some sumptuous fight choreography.
It never quite reaches the demented highs of its pillar-of-hellfire pilot, but by season's end, there's a clear mission statement for arriving at a slightly more optimistic future.
Castlevania is ripe with potential, but also burdened with cliches. And so, it feels after four episodes like a show at a crossroads.
Audience Reviews for Castlevania: Season 1
Discuss Castlevania on our TV talk forum!