Jonny, undoubtedly the biggest Castlevania nerd of us ALL, sank his teeth into Netflix’s Castlevania series (sorry, I couldn’t resist) inspired by the classic video game series.
A vampire hunter fights to save a besieged city from an army of otherworldly beasts controlled by Dracula himself. Following the evens of the 1989 video game Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse by Konami. The series follows Trevor Belmont, who defends the nation of Wallachia from Dracula and his minions. When his wife is burned at the stake after being falsely accused of witchcraft, the vampire Count Vlad Dracula Tepes declares all the people of Wallachia will pay with their lives. His army of monsters and demons overruns the country, causing the people to live lives of fear and distrust. To combat this, the disgraced demon hunter Trevor Belmont takes up arms against Dracula’s forces, aided by the magician Sypha Belnades and Dracula’s half-vampire son Alucard.