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Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (NES)

Developer:Konami
Publisher:Konami
Genre:Action/Platformer
First released:November 23, 1989
Title ScreenhotIn-game Screenshot

Achievements

There are 55 achievements worth 626 (3937) points.
Authors: (54), (1).

 
Thunderstruck
 
won by 26 (25) of 2271 (1.14%)
(346)
Kill the Cyclops using the dagger as a lightning rod
Cross Your Heart
 
won by 2201 (1179) of 2271 (96.92%)
(1)
Feel the power of a rosary.
Castlevanian Delicacy
 
won by 1478 (885) of 2271 (65.08%)
(2)
Unearth some delicious wall chicken.
Double Shot
 
won by 1260 (751) of 2271 (55.48%)
(2)
Find a ''II'' block as either Trevor or Grant.
Triple Threat
 
won by 458 (306) of 2271 (20.17%)
(7)
Find a ''III'' block as either Trevor or Grant.
Soul Steal
 
won by 548 (368) of 2271 (24.13%)
(4)
Find a hidden 1-up.
Dance of Illusion
 
won by 462 (277) of 2271 (20.34%)
(2)
Drink a potion of invincibility.
Heartful
 
won by 164 (126) of 2271 (7.22%)
(59)
Accumulate 99 hearts at one time.
Vampire Fighter
 
won by 791 (477) of 2271 (34.83%)
(8)
Reach a score of 20,000 and earn a 1up.
Vampire Hunter
 
won by 285 (132) of 2271 (12.55%)
(36)
Reach a big score of 70,000 for another 1up.
Vampire Killer
 
won by 212 (93) of 2271 (9.34%)
(117)
Reach a huge score of 120,000 for a third 1up.
Warakiya Village
 
won by 1734 (1030) of 2271 (76.35%)
(5)
Finish Stage 1.
Destiny
 
won by 979 (629) of 2271 (43.11%)
(7)
Reach the point at which the path truly splits.
Demon Seed
 
won by 379 (277) of 2271 (16.69%)
(14)
Reach the final fork in the path, deep in the underworld.
Clock Tower of Untimely Death
 
won by 638 (398) of 2271 (28.09%)
(9)
Finish Stage 2...?
There and Back Again
 
won by 547 (351) of 2271 (24.09%)
(11)
Escape the clock tower and find a new route to the castle.
Mad Forest
 
won by 570 (380) of 2271 (25.10%)
(10)
Finish Stage 3.
Haunted Ship of Fools
 
won by 416 (261) of 2271 (18.32%)
(13)
Finish Stage 4 (upper path).
Murky Marsh of Morbid Morons
 
won by 479 (339) of 2271 (21.09%)
(12)
Finish Stage 4 (lower path).
Tower of Terror
 
won by 349 (219) of 2271 (15.37%)
(15)
Finish Stage 5 (upper path).
Nightmare
 
won by 190 (144) of 2271 (8.37%)
(26)
Finish Stage 5 (lower then upper path).
Causeway
 
won by 310 (190) of 2271 (13.65%)
(34)
Finish Stage 6 (upper path).
Underground Catacombs
 
won by 186 (142) of 2271 (8.19%)
(52)
Finish Stage 6 (lower path).
Sunken City of Poltergeists
 
won by 217 (151) of 2271 (9.56%)
(46)
Finish Stage 6 (very bottom path).
Castle Courtyard
 
won by 280 (171) of 2271 (12.33%)
(37)
Finish Stage 7 (upper path).
Cliffside Entrance
 
won by 199 (131) of 2271 (8.76%)
(49)
Finish Stage 7 (lower path).
Deja Vu
 
won by 327 (188) of 2271 (14.40%)
(32)
Finish Stage 8.
The Riddle
 
won by 294 (162) of 2271 (12.95%)
(35)
Finish Stage 9.
Die, Monster!
 
won by 286 (153) of 2271 (12.59%)
(91)
Slay Dracula and finish the game.
Welcome to Hell
 
won by 171 (123) of 2271 (7.53%)
(56)
Finish the first stage on Hard Mode.
Granting His Aid
 
won by 613 (388) of 2271 (26.99%)
(10)
Accept Grant as your partner.
Androgynous Ally
 
won by 549 (364) of 2271 (24.17%)
(11)
Accept Sypha as your partner.
The Tragic Prince
 
won by 415 (295) of 2271 (18.27%)
(13)
Win a duel with the son of Dracula.
Kid Dracula
 
won by 383 (275) of 2271 (16.86%)
(14)
Accept Alucard as your partner.
Vicious Vampire
 
won by 149 (120) of 2271 (6.56%)
(64)
Finish any stage completely as Alucard.
Plucky Pirate
 
won by 171 (139) of 2271 (7.53%)
(57)
Finish any stage completely as Grant.
Mighty Magician
 
won by 180 (142) of 2271 (7.93%)
(135)
Finish any stage completely as Sypha.
Restrained Warrior
 
won by 122 (107) of 2271 (5.37%)
(193)
Finish any stage (except Stage 1) as Trevor, without powering up his whip.
Mana Efficiency
 
won by 118 (98) of 2271 (5.20%)
(196)
Finish any stage completely as Sypha... without picking up a single spellbook or stopwatch.
Candle Conservator
 
won by 189 (163) of 2271 (8.32%)
(26)
Finish Stage 1 without hitting a single candle.
Clockwork
 
won by 230 (183) of 2271 (10.13%)
(8)
Give poor Alucard the only sub-weapon he can use.
Iron Blue Intention
 
won by 197 (149) of 2271 (8.67%)
(15)
Acquire the most rare and powerful spellbook for Sypha.
Picture of a Ghost Ship
 
won by 521 (345) of 2271 (22.94%)
(11)
Mount your offensive on the haunted vessel.
Aquarius
 
won by 260 (191) of 2271 (11.45%)
(19)
Engage the floodwaters in the aquatic ruins.
Pitch Black Intrusion
 
won by 274 (188) of 2271 (12.07%)
(18)
Infiltrate the castle from underground.
Dark Metamorphosis
 
won by 98 (82) of 2271 (4.32%)
(236)
Defeat both forms of Death using Alucard alone.
Mirror of Fate
 
won by 207 (120) of 2271 (9.11%)
(120)
Defeat the Doppleganger with Trevor alone.
Heart of Fire
 
won by 160 (111) of 2271 (7.05%)
(150)
Defeat all three bosses at the end of Stage 7 (either path) as Grant.
In the name of my Mother...
 
won by 124 (92) of 2271 (5.46%)
(38)
Deliver the final blow to Dracula as his son.
Fear Me Most Sincerely
 
won by 148 (114) of 2271 (6.52%)
(32)
Defeat the first form of Dracula as either Grant or Sypha.
Symphony in the Moonlight
 
won by 166 (106) of 2271 (7.31%)
(146)
Finish the game with Alucard as your partner.
That's Why They Call Me Nasty
 
won by 117 (90) of 2271 (5.15%)
(201)
Finish the game with Grant as your partner.
A Wizard Did It
 
won by 213 (121) of 2271 (9.38%)
(117)
Finish the game with Sypha as your partner.
Trevor Forever
 
won by 99 (83) of 2271 (4.36%)
(468)
Finish the game as Trevor alone.
You Don't Belong in This World!
 
won by 91 (72) of 2271 (4.01%)
(501)
Slay Dracula on Hard Mode.
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Recent comment(s):
2 May 5:49 2015
''Dark Metamorphosis'' seems hard, did everything else in NES as a child, except the creative ones of course, like ''Mana Efficiency'', I even beat hard mode as Trevor alone, favourite NES game by far. Excited about doing it again for all this,
2 May 13:18 2015
It's actually not as hard as you'd think! Try fighting Death with Alucard a few times and he might just become your favorite character to fight him with. I'm glad you're excited though! I had a great time working on this set.
28 Jul 13:37 2015
The invincibility potion achievement didn't trigger for me. Also, the in-emulator bug report feature didn't work for me.
28 Jul 16:19 2015
I got that achievement with a reset. Thanks.
3 Aug 21:20 2015
FYI you should use the (U) version of the rom for all achievements to work properly. I'm considering making a set sometime for Akumajo Dracula Densetsu since, say, Mario 2 and Mario Advance have separate sets.
18 May 21:51 2016
the achivement with the invincibility potion don t pop , i take it two times
27 Oct 1:24 2016
"n the name of my Mother... (2) (12)Deliver the final blow to Dracula as his son."------How can I earn?
5 Feb 19:39 2017
Heart of fire no working
22 Oct 20:54 2017
Yeah, as mentioned above, 'Heart of Fire' seems to be bugged, as I was not awarded it when I beat all three bosses at the end, and I do not want to do that again.
19 Jan 4:46 2018
It'd be great to see this list get ported over to the Japanese version of the game. :D
31 May 19:25 2018
That's a great game and really hard too! I got the Brando references. It was really amazing and funny mastering this set. Good job popoki!
23 Jul 15:29 2018
Is Iron Blue Intention supposed to be unlocked when Sypha gets the ice spell?
27 Oct 16:06 2018
Slowly working on getting these done. The Sypha and Grant ones will likely be hardest since I typically pick Alucard
18 Nov 3:10 2018
heart of fire, pluky pirate and thats y they call me nasty i did not receive at all in hardcore mode :(
10 Feb 13:21 2019
not working? tried all roms
10 Feb 13:26 2019
yeah, I found that it has not been working with the rom I used to beat the list with.... not sure if it's an update needed for the emulator or if something else is up....
16 Feb 23:55 2019
same :(
17 Nov 6:11 2019
Using name "HELPxxxx" which is gives you more lives will make achievements not work. Same story with passwords to start any level with extra lives.
8 Jun 9:12 2020
Mastered!
17 Jun 22:23 2020
Thunderstruck achievement haha Great ;-)

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