With the exception of the first cheat, these are actually the surnames of staff members who were involved with the game, with Akama being short for Akamatsu (the director of the original Castlevania trilogy). The start is defined, but the journey is up to you. Hitting consecutive enemies with subweapons no longer produces a scoring noise (akin to picking up a money bag). Buy on Amazon: $14.97. In both versions, Grant and Sypha take an additional bar of damage from every enemy. Jan 2, 2012 5,907 1 0. A warrior of God who fell and was cursed to became the Prince of Darkness - Dracula. The Water Dragon bosses in Akumajou Densetsu can aim their flames slightly up or down. Various enemies and bosses have increased health from Akumajou Densetsu to Castlevania III. Dead Beat (沼地ステージ) (Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse) (track 3) Stream (水道橋ステージ) ( Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse ) (track 2) is the basis for: Netflix's Castlevania season 3 is available for streaming right now, and it features a ton of references to the classic video game series. Axe Knights take 12/8 hits to kill, up from 8/6. In the international versions, it was changed to three bigger fireballs that spread out. The zombies in Stage 8 get some stylin' robes like they had in the original Castlevania. Still, three of her animation frames were less than perfect. Labeled Maps, Home | Labeled Maps | Background Only Maps | Sprites, eval(ez_write_tag([[728,90],'nesmaps_com-banner-1','ezslot_4',108,'0','0']));Note: The Japanese version of this game is called Akumajō Densetsu 悪魔城伝説 - The Legend of Demon's Castle. Blocks 6-4 and 6-5 have received a complete assortment of candles throughout them, with two near the start of Block 6-4 containing a Dagger and Holy Water, respectively, and the rest containing hearts and money bags. In 1797, due to the unexpected lack of a Belmont, Alucard had no choice but to awaken from his slumber to investigate the matter and infiltrate Castlevania. These zombies have more health, taking three hits to kill with a non-upgraded whip and two with an upgraded whip, rather than only one hit with both, and yield no points when killed. The start of Block 5-C also has a candle right after the gate, containing a small heart. The Second Quest Knights remain unchanged. Paths of Fat can a Item. The MMC5 also supports additional sound, but the NES does not support the cartridge audio pin required for additional sound to work, so the additional sound channels were removed. These knights have more health, taking four hits to kill with a non-upgraded whip and three with an upgraded whip, rather than three and two hits respectively. Castlevania III lacks this animation. There are three different paths to Dracula's castle, and each one has a different degree of difficulty and allows you to meet different characters. Medusa heads become flying skulls with a very erratic and unpredictable flight pattern. Home | Labeled Maps | Background Only Maps | Sprites. The Bone Dragon King no longer produces splashes when its head and parts fall into the water, despite the Water Dragons' heads still doing so. Observe the platforms with spikes underneath. Castlevania III also uses a much more stylish font than Akumajou Densetsu. Section: Enemies & Bosses. Her head looks suspiciously mispositioned in one of her aiming straight ahead frames. It is possible to skip the stages between 4-1 and A-1 with Grant, by abusing a glitch involving changing characters in stairways. Block A-1 has four candles throughout the descending portion, with the uppermost one containing a Stopwatch, and the rest containing small hearts. Mad flying chain-whipped props to them for the inspiration. First, notice the light-colored platform with what appears to be spikes underneath. They also yield no points when killed, and can still thrust their spears when frozen by the Stopwatch, possibly as an oversight. Also, in Akumajou Densetsu, the bat(s) will flash with the player's colors when hit, whereas the Castlevania III bat(s) flashes with its own designated palette when hit. (Props to ABS) Numa Numa: 200: Everyone Else Has Had More Sex Than Me: 146: Badgers: 66: Bomb Saddam: 54: JibJab's political series (This Land, Good To Be In DC, 2-0-5) 52: Llama: 45: Weee: 35: Windows Noises: 25: Ddautta: 24: PBJT: 20: Total votes: 667. As intended: In addition, his fireball attack was changed: In the Japanese version, the Lesser Demon spits two smaller fireballs: one forward, and the other diagonally up or down depending on the player's position. Eyeballs, Fishmen, and bone-throwing Skeletons have lost the sound effects for their respective attacks. Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse est un jeu vidéo d'action et de plates-formes sorti en 1989 sur Nintendo Entertainment System.Développé et édité par Konami, distribué par Konami aux États-Unis et au Japon, Palcom en Europe. Amusingly, the opposite went on to happen in Super Castlevania IV. Most stages have had items dropped from candles changed, either redistributing them throughout the stage or replacing them altogether with different ones. 2 (flame pillars), 3 (first form, contact), 4 (second and third forms), Upstairs section, below the rightmost spikes, On the highest background pillar, near the end of the Block, Fifth bonfire from the start of the Block, Before the lower gate leading to Block 5-2, Upstairs section, third candle from bottom to top, Leftmost candle in the room leading to Block 5-B, Rising section, fifth candle from bottom to top, Right after the gate (second candle in the US version), Leftmost candle in the lower room downstairs, Rightmost candle in the lower room downstairs, Before the gate to Block 7-3, second from left to right, Fifth candle in the room after climbing the first staircase, Near the left wall right before the boss room, After the descending portion, high on the background column, Right to the stairs leading to the pendulum room, The game masks the left 8 pixels of the screen in the Sunken City, making part of the HUD invisible, and displays glitchy graphics at the edges of the screen while scrolling, well within the TV-safe area. A few segments of the Murky Marsh received a graphical overhaul - the backgrounds were changed and received a different palette along with added rays of light shining through from above. 1 Block 5-0A. Simply enter any of the following names at the entry screen when starting a new game for the effect to take place. The dagger subweapon has been made available to him, which replicates his attack in the Japanese version but consumes hearts. 5. Block 1-4 has a candle containing a small heart at the right side of the boss room. Each enemy's attacks can deal different damage as well; for example, Bone Pillars deal 3 damage on contact, and 2 damage with their flames, which increase to 4 and 3 respectively from Stage 8 onward. European Release. The start of Block 5-1 has a candle in the enclosed area where acid drops fall, containing a Cross. The emerging from ground sprite was completely redone, and the walking cycle was altered. It's the closest to actually being castlevania. The game is available on TurboGrafx-16 and PSP. This does not consume hearts and can be used while clinging to walls and ceilings. The Skull Knight in Stage 5 takes 32/22 hits to kill, up from 16/11, effectively having twice as much health. Enemies no longer have a chance of dropping Crosses or Holy Water when killed, though they can still very rarely drop Sypha's equivalent ice and lightning spellbooks. The character sprites flicker when the castle collapses in the ending. Castlevania 3 Menu: Stages - Manual - Walkthrough - Passwords - Weirdness - Opening - Ending - Foreign; Block 1-01: Warakiya Village . The alternate credits were rearranged and updated with the NES-staff, and the original FC-staff received a special thank you. In Akumajou Densetsu, the player is safe from damage on the lower blocks at the edges of the screen where the Cyclops is fought, as he cannot clip through the blocks and walk to the end of the screen as he does in Castlevania III. The very first title released back in September of 1986, and the latest out of 29 titles were Lords of Shadows 2 in 2014. Unchosen Paths is my guitar-driven tribute to the music of Castlevania, focusing on Castlevania 3. Because of these branching paths, Dracula’s Curse encourages multiple playthroughs to see all of its content, even offering multiple endings and plot points. In. User account menu. The last stretch of Block 5-B has one candle in the lower floor containing a Cross, and another in the upper floor containing a large heart, both right before the gate leading to Block 5-C. Just cut out this useful Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse map for the split paths from Nintendo Power for our enjoyment . Castlevania III Dracula's Curse Map Select Labeled Maps. In Castlevania III, it is possible to skip the stages between 4-01 and A-01 with Grant, by abusing a glitch involving changing characters in stairways. The game also includes multiple playable characters, something that would become a staple of the series in later years. The international versions added five cheat codes that did not exist in the Japanese version. It starts low in the first 3 stages, then goes up in the next 3 stages, and is maxed out in the final 3 stages. Log In Sign Up. (See image). Description: As with most early Castlevania games, players proceed through each level, defeating enemies and collecting gems to power special weapons: the axe, boomerang, and holy water. The international versions also removed one safe spot by adding two more blocks above the void located at the bottom right corner, making the battle tougher as the bosses can now walk to the end of the screen. In Block 5-C, a few blocks were removed from the bottom left corner where Frankenstein's Monster enters the room in the international releases. The original music for Castlevania 3 was made by legendary Club Kukeiha, copyright 1990 Konami. In, The Doppelganger takes 22/16 hits to kill, up from 16/11. In addition to the changed boss behaviour, the graphic was modified at the bottom right corner so that the boss (and characters when leaving the stage) have something to walk on. Besides the breast reduction, the completely messed up animation frame for her aiming upward stance was cleaned up. Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (known in Japan as Akumajou Densetsu, which loosely translates to "Devil's Castle Legends") is a 2D horror-fantasy action platformer developed and published by Konami for the Nintendo Entertainment Systemin Japan (on December 22, 1989), North America (on September 1, 1990), and Europe (on December 10, 1992). Firemen, Ghosts, Knights, and Sword Skeletons take two hits to kill with a non-upgraded whip instead of three. In most rooms, the knights gain a shield and learn to attack by thrusting their spears. People can hate on the ps3/360 castlevania all they want. 1.1 Dealing with Axe Knights; 2 Block 5-0B; 3 Block 5-0C; 4 Items checklist; Block 5-0A . You can explore all these paths, or just go straight ahead. The Stopwatch ticks three times instead of two, but its duration in frames remains the same. After trekking through the temple and church tower, you will work your way through the outskirts of town to the graveyard. Alucard's fireballs travel twice as fast. Two blocks were removed from the bottom left corner and two were added in the bottom right corner. Best Castlevania by a mile. Medusa lost her female characteristics in Dracula's Curse. Trevor switched his shaking hands between regions in order to fix some very awkward handshakes with Grant and Sypha (Alucard also had to be redrawn as a result). In. Castlevania Kingdom, the final word in Evil. Block 3 (also known as Route 3) for the game Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse is the Forest of Darkness.The subweapons that Trevor can collect in order are the Holy Water, Cross (the first time this appears in a candle in the game), Axe, and Dagger.. Castlevania Saison 3 Netflix Date de sortie et l’épisode Détails by newsmangas 2 ans avant 2 ans avant La saison 1 et la saison 2 de cette émission ont déjà reçu beaucoup d’appréciation et d’amour de la part des fans, ce qui a permis au géant Netflix d’afficher une … Played by xRavenXP (me) This is the longplay of Castlevania III - Dracula's Curse, for the NES. Feb. 5 '89 prototype of DuckTales for the NES, please consider donating or supporting us on Patreon, https://tcrf.net/index.php?title=Castlevania_III:_Dracula%27s_Curse/Regional_Differences&oldid=872052. Some items increase the power of the characters’ weapons. The dragons also do not open their mouth as much, and their fire breath has updated graphics, looking more like a stream of flames and using less complex animations to prevent the slowdown that happens when both dragons breathe fire in Akumajou Densetsu. A “run” in Castlevania 3 does not take you through all 17 stages. Additionally, the Cross flies back after hitting their shield, instead of going through them like usual, preventing it from hitting them twice. If Grant breaks a candle or defeats an enemy that would drop a dagger, he gets an axe instead. The lasers are also longer, and have improved sprites that fully adjust themselves to the direction they fly into. Season 3 introduces … In what appears to be a palette-glitch in the Japanese version, the toads change color for the animation frame when they launch and retract their tongue. Bone Pillars take 9/6 hits to kill, up from 5/4. The titles were also updated with lowercase characters. eval(ez_write_tag([[300,250],'nesmaps_com-box-2','ezslot_1',106,'0','0']));eval(ez_write_tag([[300,250],'nesmaps_com-box-2','ezslot_2',106,'0','1']));eval(ez_write_tag([[300,250],'nesmaps_com-box-2','ezslot_3',106,'0','2'])); Castlevania III Dracula's Curse Map Select Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin. The ghoul rabbit's sprites were replaced by those of the fleaman enemy from the original Castlevania, which behaved identically. In Castlevania III, damage taken instead depends on the stage, and every enemy deals the same amount of damage with any attack, like in the first game: all enemies deal 2 damage from Stages 1 to 3, 3 damage from Stages 4 to 7, and 4 damage from Stage 8 onward and in the Second Quest. Interestingly, a statue depicting the same woman does appear in headless form on the first stage of the game, but that one was left unaltered in the international releases. For simplicity, the amount of hits required to kill the affected enemies with a non-upgraded whip and an upgraded whip will be listed as a/b. In. This is where you will meet the boss, the Skull Knight. t of with a . For some reason, the European release awkwardly places these in the middle of the copyright info. In the Japanese version, the thrown Holy Water sprite lack the black outline it has in the original Castlevania. Press J to jump to the feed. During the intro scroll, dark clouds sweep in above Dracula's castle in the Japanese version. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Starts the game with Alucard as your partner. Filesize: 15.32 KB: Submitter: SmithyGCN: Format: PNG (image/png) Size: 635x161 pixels: Hits: 9,292: Comments: 0: Download this Sheet. G. GitarooMan Member. Other Kingdoms: Affiliates: Latest Updates Help Final Fantasy Kingdom continue to grow and expand its coverage and content!Donate today! But out of all the games that has come after 3. The show, written by Warren Ellis and part of Adi Shankar's "Bootleg Universe" of pop culture properties, is an adaptation of the game Castlevania 3: Dracula's Curse. The zombies were almost entirely overhauled for Castlevania III. This was fixed in the international versions, but it somehow ended up with a reverse color palette. All the songs from CV1, CV2 and CV3 are included. The boss Mummies' shards fly in a wavy trajectory like the enemy versions, rather than in a straight line, making them much harder to hit or dodge. The background was slightly altered as well. You find hidden areas within the stages to steer your game in a different direction. It is also worth noting that the game runs slightly slower, due to the conversion from 60 to 50 Hz. 1 9 91. Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 3 is the final chapter in the tale of Gabriel Belmont. The boss battles and enemies also differ from path to path, meaning exploring these paths will lead to surprises. This page was last edited on 4 January 2021, at 23:30. In. You will pick between stages as you make your way to Dracula’s Castle and contend with different enemies, bosses, stage hazards and entirely unique gameplay mechanics. Alongside Block 6-5, this makes it the only Block in any version of the game to not serve as a checkpoint. Grant DaNasty's dagger attack was modified for the US and European releases. The palette of the other three phases of the bat boss was of course updated as well, but the glitched animation frames in the second and third phase were never fixed. Additionally, despite the changes to Grant's dagger attack in. He discovered Richter Belmonthad been seduced by evil and was controlling the castle. Fun stuff. The bottom left and right blocks where the Mummies, Cyclops and Leviathan on Block 7-C are fought were removed from the international releases in order to make the battle a bit tougher. Also Read: 10 Best Games Like Stardew Valley You … Help support the creation of more maps for Nintendo (NES) games. | CHOOSING YOUR PATH | +++++ Castlevania III has a unique branching structure that allows Trevor and friends to take different paths through the game. In Castlevania III, the Giant Bat's palette was changed and it was given visible eyes. The Cross and Holy Water were made rarer and removed from random drops in Castlevania III. The emerging from ground sprites went unused, as all zombies in Stage 8 appear from the side of the screen. Much like Castlevania 3, Rondo of Blood also has multiple paths to a single objective. Castlevania 3: Dracula's Curse. Close. Contents. In the Japanese version, Grant's normal attack acts exactly like the dagger subweapon: Grant throws a large dagger across the entire screen. Dracula's teleportation in his first form is slower, reappearing after the large flame pillar vanishes. The European release also replaces all mentions of Konami and their logo with "Palcom Software", which was a Konami subsidiary that handled PAL conversions at the time. Their projectile was also redrawn. The nude statues seen on the name entry screen and password screen have been given dresses and their shading has been updated. Looking back, it's incredible to think that Konami took such a risk with the Castlevania series during its formative years. The Mummies were overhauled in the international versions, dropping the zombie pose completely. Starts the game with Sypha as your partner. It has the natural evolution of the branching paths system found in Castlevania 3. The graphics are also good and make the game even more enjoyable. SNES one was too easy and ruined some of the core mechanics of the series and SotN shit all over the series with a long stream of runny diarrhea that followed after. This is one of the nicest looking games for the Nintendo Entertainment System and offers branching paths, allowing for plenty of replayability. Also, for some reason, one of the cracks below the pyramid-like structure in the background was replaced with a skull. Post a comment : Version 2.03: Web Badges W3C XHTML … Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse for the NES has more in common with the original NES Castlevania but also added new features, including non-linear elements such as alternate branching paths with different stages and alternate endings depending on the player's choices, as well as multiple player characters. Castlevania is most well known for being one of the oldest video game franchises in history. This makes the fight easier, as the player can continuously time their hits with the Giant Bat's splits to dispatch all copies at once. Bone Dragons take 12/8 hits to kill, down from 16/11. The toads get more spikes and look angrier in the international versions. Their fireballs also travel much faster, and the time between their attacks is reduced; this makes them considerably harder to avoid in the stair-climbing sections in Stages 5A and 9. This page does not work well in portrait mode on mobile. The vines that were originally on the statues were removed. Castlevania III managed to slip a lot of religious imagery under Nintendo's radar, but all of the game's nudity has been censored. SYPHA BELNADE'S ATTACK METHODS MA IN WEAPON Staff 'Varakya Staff to attack of staff ITEMS in their patty 8-,/;_ This item to for an instant. Jul 12, 2005 15,250 0 0. The Japanese title screen is rather barebones compared to the US and European versions, which add the usual copyright and licensing info and arrange the OPENING and PASSWORD options horizontally to fit. A sound effect has been added for the blood dripping from Dracula's second form, and the heads scream when skinned. Some graphics and palettes have also been improved. J. Jake Tower Banned. Archived. Some of them deal an additional bar of damage from Stage 8 onward and in the Second Quest, while others keep their damage output consistent throughout the game. Medusa's snake-arrows can drift up or down when shot straight ahead, depending on the player's height relative to her when she starts aiming, shortening the window to dodge them. In Akumajou Densetsu, the sprite with widespread wings is only properly depicted in its upside down state. Castlevania 3: error_log: x: 2.59 kb: Konami: 1990: VGM Poll: Top flash music video? Block 7-2 has a candle containing Holy Water above the lowest pair of cracking blocks. In Akumajou Densetsu, one of the frames of animation is missing the tile that makes up part of the demon's leg. This was fixed in Castlevania III. Castlevania Season 3 is more ambitious, charting new territory for the animated series' ongoing narrative while taking the time to really examine its lead characters as it largely places them on different paths. Like Axe Knights, the Cross flies back if it hits their shield rather than going through them. While some stages have lost accessibility to certain items entirely, most notably Stage 4A no longer allowing the player to obtain the Cross or Holy Water, others have received new items, such as an additional 1UP in Stage 5. Blocks 2-3 and 2-4 have two candles in the boss room, with the leftmost one containing a small heart and the rightmost one containing a large heart. The cross in the intro scene originally had a "glowing" effect surrounding it, which was removed in Castlevania III. Axe Knights have been reverted to their health from the Japanese version. When the game was brought to the US and Europe, it was made to use Nintendo's MMC5 chip instead. This is a sub-page of Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse. Jun 21, 2012 #41 Castlevania III is the secret best Castlevania game. You can also explore multiple paths, fight with enemies and face the surprises. The boss room in Block 7-7 was treated in a similar manner. Additionally, stage hazards such as the acid drops and falling blocks in Stages 5 and 7 deal 1 damage, and moving spike blocks deal 7 damage, down from 2 and 8 respectively in both the Japanese and US versions. C'est le 3 e volet de la saga à être sorti sur Nintendo Entertainment System et c'est le 5 e de la saga Castlevania The Akumajou Densetsu cartridge uses Konami's VRC6 memory mapper chip which, in addition to bank switching, supports three additional sound channels. This makes the fight more difficult for Grant, as he can no longer stay easily out of the Doppelganger's reach by crawling under the middle blocks. Dying in Block A-3 (where Dracula is fought) sends the player back to the start of Block A-2 (before the pendulum room). The table below shows the specific damage values for each enemy in Akumajou Densetsu. Interestingly, Medusa kept her female characteristics in all versions of Super Castlevania IV. The jumping frame was also updated, but went unused in Castlevania III, and in fact appears to be a leftover of an earlier redesign. If the player dies in Block 6-5, rather than respawning at the right side of this Block, they are sent back to the start of Block 6-4. Additionally, the ones in Stage 4A take 16/11 hits to kill, up from 11/8, no longer having less health than the Stage 7 versions. The descending section back to the entrance of the Clock Tower in Block 2-6 features Medusa Heads throughout as additional enemies. Their Castlevania III brethren can only breathe flames directly forward, but they cover a slightly longer horizontal distance. The Catacombs' palette in the early part of the stage was changed in the international versions. Bone Dragons would sometimes not open their mouth when spitting a fireball if hit with a certain timing before they start moving. The armies of Heaven and H… In the US and European versions, Grant's normal attack is a stab with a small, hand-held dagger which he cannot use from walls or ceilings. A prequel to both Castlevania and its sequel, Dracula's Curse improves upon the formula of the original Castlevania (while skipping the exploration element of Castle… Damage the player takes is one bar less in all stages compared to the US version. Le jeu a été conçu par H. Akamatsu. Frankenstein in Stage 5A takes 22/16 hits to kill, up from 16/11, no longer having less health than the Stage 6 version. Netflix fans will be ecstatic to hear that Castlevania will be returning for a third season 3 on March 5th, 2020! At various points in the game you will come to a fork in the road and allowed to pick with path to take. This is a red-colored tower level, similar to the second stage in the original Castlevania. Bone Dragons only take damage if hit in the head. And a different part of the body found in both ROMs, meant for this frame: The leftmost statue where Sypha is met and the similar one where the Bone Dragon King is fought received additional clothing. 't in War Item rep Axe Ott I e A. arc, is a item flies 'ast- but it is with greatest its it very Water Water arc: it where it to burn. It also has one of the best soundtracks. At the conclusion of Lords of Shadow 2 - Dracula had finally succeeded is vanquishing Satan once and for all. Review Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse. The Red Whip Skeleton and Ghosts in Block 5-7 appear during both Quests, rather than only the Second Quest. Mummies are considerably more aggressive, shooting out their shards almost immediately after beginning to walk, and with a shorter time between shots. Mummies take only one hit to kill with a non-upgraded whip instead of two. The first stage 03-00 is only entered if you choose to skip the Clock Tower and enter the block from the end of Block 1. The third form also uses a unique, higher-pitched scream when defeated instead of the same one as every other boss. A subreddit for the video game franchise and Netflix Original TV Series Castlevania. This makes the battle easier overall, but prevents unavoidable damage situations where Dracula teleports into the player while still trapped by the flame pillars. The mud was also given a different texture throughout the stage. With the help of Richter's kin, Maria Renard, they were able to find ou… The Cyclops is more prone to charging towards the player if they stay on the blocks near the sides of the screen, rather than walking back and forth in the middle of the room, and it can go through the blocks while charging, making it harder to avoid. The Bone Dragon King only takes damage if hit in the head. Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse is the third Castlevania video game produced for the Nintendo Entertainment System.It was published by Konami in Japan in 1989, and in North America in 1990, and in Europe by Palcom in 1992. Only one of these daggers can be on-screen at a time. Previous Sheet | Next Sheet . This was probably done in order to not make it seem like he walked right through the blocks. Posted by 3 years ago. The multiple pathways, the alternate characters, the incredible music and graphics - all of this add up to one of the glory moments for Nintendo's old machine. A few Medusa-tiles went unused in the Japanese ROM, an arm meant for the glitchy animation frame. if you love adventure games full of surprises, Rondo of Blood is perfect for you. Return to Game. Additionally, some stages in Castlevania III have received additional candles that were not present in Akumajou Densetsu: The European version keeps the US version's changes for the most part, but has received a few differences to make the game easier. "Sypha" was changed to "Syfa" and "Ralph Belmond" was changed to "Trevor C.Belmont." However, there are two exceptions: the Cyclops in Stages 3, 4A, and 7 deals 4 damage, or 3 if the player makes contact with its head, and the Lesser Demon in Stage 7 deals 4 damage. Trevor's hometown is now under attack from Dracula's ghoulish evils! For Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse on the NES, GameFAQs has 17 guides and walkthroughs. The Giant Bat is immediately vulnerable after it splits, rather than keeping some invincibility frames. In Castlevania III, this sprite was altered by mirroring a part of the opposite wing instead. The subweapon can be paired with the double and triple shot powerups, which allows Grant to have up to three thrown daggers on-screen at once. Each stage is sectioned, and has a sub-boss battle in the middle, with a main boss battle at the end. Spamming Nasty Grant with Holy Water when he is next to the wall can cause him to get stuck in the wall. The battles against the Bone Dragon King and the descending portion in Block A-1 have considerably less slowdown. The Deadly Towers' spiky platforms received a different palette in the international versions. 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