Initially set 25 years after the events of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, Mirror of Fate will reveal the story of Gabriel's descendants, as they battle their own destiny in each era only to discover their true, shocking fate. Trevor Belmont, a knight of the Brotherhood of Light sets out to avenge the death of his mother, at the hands of his own father, who has now returned from years of exile to take up residence in a mysterious castle. What was once Gabriel Belmont now stands a powerful vampire called Dracula. Dracula has declared war upon the Brotherhood and thus the scene is set for a cataclysmic showdown between Father and Son!
As we wait with an utmost amount of patience for the long-awaited sequel to Castlevania: Lords of Shadow to arrive, we have a spin-off piece. Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate for the Nintendo 3DS is a game that ties into the storyline while delivering some aspects that will satisfy a great deal of you "classic" gamers who prefer the 2D style of Castlevania. Symphony of the Night II this isn't -- it hardly even qualifies in that regard -- but this is a good way to pass some time while you wait for details to emerge on that next big Konami thing. The game puts you in control of three different characters from the Castlevania lexicon -- classic hero Simon Belmont, his father Trevor, and Dracula's son Alucard -- as they each have their own battles... Read Review