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WATCH: Castlevania Lords of Shadow 2 launch trailer released

February 25th, 2014 by Edwin Torres Jr Comments

Get ready for the epic conclusion of the saga with the launch trailer for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2!

Due for release this week on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC, the conclusion of protagonist Gabriel Belmont’s three-game story arc features Dracula as a playable main character for the first time in the series. Voice actor Robert Carlyle will be playing the iconic vampire.

“Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 returns in an epic adventure set in an open, modern day world. Fans of the series will play as Dracula for the very first time and uncover the shocking secrets behind the “Lords of Shadow” saga!

Dracula is resurrected once again, weakened and yearning for release from his immortal bonds. He is threatened by Satan, who has returned to bring about the apocalypse and ultimate revenge for his defeat all those centuries ago. Dracula must reacquire his powers of old and make a pact with Death in order to defeat the Devil, and gain his eternal rest. Also seeking Dracula’s destruction is the famed Belmont clan who has entered Dracula’s Castle. Here lies the truth behind their mysterious ancestry. The fight between good vs. evil comes to a close as Dracula is faced with his nemesis, Satan, and his ancestors’ unyielding quest for revenge.”

Konami has confirmed a release date of this Tuesday, February 25th in the US, February 27th in Europe and February 28th in the UK.

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