Reveal for Koji Igarashi’s Castlevania Spiritual Successor Coming on May 11

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We’ve learned that Koji Igarashi’s Castlevania spiritual successor is getting a full reveal this coming Monday, May 11th.

The news was confirmed over on the project’s teaser website, which you can view below:

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In case you don’t know who Kinda Funny Games are, they’re a group of streamers/let’s players made up of former IGN staff, including Greg Miller and Colin Moriarty. It gets more interesting as Colin even went onto his personal Twitter, to further tease the coming reveal:

“Oh, yeah. I knew I had something to tell you. It’s time. Hosted by yours truly. =) See you Monday!”

Previously, we covered the entire development of the teaser, leading up to the above teaser message. Finally, Koji Igarashi himself sat down to play Castlevania: Symphony of the Night with Double Fine senior gameplay programmer Anna Kipnis, as part of their ongoing series, Devs Play.

You can find the two hour walkthrough featuring Koji Igarashi below:

We’ll throw up an article for the livestream roughly an hour before it starts, so that you can all hang out with us and we can get hyped together. Expect our initial report immediately after the game’s reveal – so please check back with us later.

Brandon Orselli


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  1. Brandon Orselli
    Brandon Orselli
    May 8, 2015 at 10:30 pm

    So excited for this. I wish I could take the day off to celebrate and watch the stream, but alas I have bills…. oh well! We’ll have the scoop first :)

  2. Nonscpo
    May 8, 2015 at 11:10 pm

    Fascinating, looking forward to hearing the details.

  3. Jack Ripper
    Jack Ripper
    May 8, 2015 at 11:38 pm

    The return of classic Castlevania!

  4. MaidKillua
    May 9, 2015 at 12:18 am

    What is a teaser? A miserable little pile of secrets

  5. Turt
    May 9, 2015 at 12:55 am

    Get hype

  6. Thanatos2k
    May 9, 2015 at 2:32 am

    He truly seems to know what we want.

  7. daggot △
    daggot △
    May 9, 2015 at 3:42 am

    the symbol behind the throne is the same as this flyer keji inafune passed out last year

    …im gonna keep my hype in check if he’s gonna be involved

  8. Zanard Bell
    Zanard Bell
    May 9, 2015 at 2:57 pm

    Igarashi looks like the rarest Pepe of all time.

  9. Mr.Calavera
    May 9, 2015 at 4:50 pm

    I hope it is a good game with great music.

  10. RetroGamer
    May 9, 2015 at 9:40 pm

    Konami: “No, this cannot be”!

  11. PasDeBrasPasDeDoigts
    November 30, 2017 at 7:26 pm

    NANI !!!