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Total movies: 23


[Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "Julius mode" in 04:51.98 by zggzdydp.
VBA movie (.vbm) (date: 2008-06-17)
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Rating: 7.1 (18 votes)
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- Forgoes time-saving damage
- Second quest/Post game-completion
- Starts from a saved state or SRAM
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform

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Those who greatly dislike that Aria of Sorrow's main character isn't related to the Belmont clan whatsoever can safely relax, because the powerhouse known as Julius Belmont enters the stage in the relatively short run of this Castlevania installment.

Julius is only available to those who have completed the main quest, but unlike Soma Cruz, Belmont can't go through walls or use other fancy tricks like that. Being very upset about it, he hops around the castle madly, producing almost inhuman sounds with every jump.

The improvement of 61 seconds came from these new movement techniques and better boss fights.


Note: this movie starts where a main quest TAS left off. We do not usually accept movies beginning from a save. Please read our rules to see our reasons.

[Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) in 12:06.73 by zggzdydp.
VBA movie (.vbm) (date: 2007-12-15)
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Rating: 7.8 (15 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform

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An improved movie of Aria of Sorrow, using warping glitches to travel in- and outside of the castle with extreme speed.

This time it's played on Normal difficulty level, unlike the previous version by pirate_sephiroth. There are several reasons for this choice — you might want to read the discussion threads for this game for more details. Considering the inability to skip in-game dialogues (which is only possible on Hard mode), the route was also changed accordingly.

Like in the previous movie, you may notice the author stopping for a brief moment before making the final blow to some enemies. This is due to luck manipulation, which is one of the main speed factors for all speedruns of this game.


[Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) in 15:00.38 by zggzdydp.
VBA movie (.vbm) (date: 2007-07-02)
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Rating: 7.8 (16 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Uses a game restart sequence
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Heavy luck manipulation
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform
- Genre: RPG

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The first quest completion time of this fast paced game got nearly cut in half thanks to Juste's ability to sink into walls when going at very high speed. Please, don't try this at home!

This is a 44 second improvement over the author's previous movie.

However, if you still think there is not enough zipping through walls, make sure to see the second quest completed in less than half a minute!

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Come follow on the adventure through a castle that contains no less than eighty clashing colors in each room! Be amazed as Juste Belmont, Simon's grandson, has to do the usual vampire hunting despite looking nothing like his grandfather (or a man at all). Question his motives when he takes time out of his rescue mission to decorate the basement he will soon destroy! Feel the pain as Juste struggles to understand that there actually are two castles!! (Ouch my brain!)


[Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) in 14:04.85 by zggzdydp.
VBA movie (.vbm) (date: 2007-11-19)
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Rating: 8.1 (23 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Uses a game restart sequence
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform
- Genre: RPG

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The first quest completion time of this fast paced game got nearly cut in half thanks to Juste's ability to sink into walls when going at very high speed. Please, don't try this at home!

This is a 56 second improvement over the author's previous movie.

However, if you still think there is not enough zipping through walls, make sure to see the second quest completed in less than half a minute!

Selected quotes from JXQ:
Come follow on the adventure through a castle that contains no less than eighty clashing colors in each room! Be amazed as Juste Belmont, Simon's grandson, has to do the usual vampire hunting despite looking nothing like his grandfather (or a man at all). Question his motives when he takes time out of his rescue mission to decorate the basement he will soon destroy! Feel the pain as Juste struggles to understand that there actually are two castles!! (Ouch my brain!)


[Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) in 15:44.15 by zggzdydp.
VBA movie (.vbm) (date: 2007-06-10)
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Rating: 7.5 (13 votes)
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- Uses a game restart sequence
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Heavy luck manipulation
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform
- Genre: RPG

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The first quest completion time of this fast paced game got nearly cut in half thanks to Juste's ability to sink into walls when going at very high speed. Please, don't try this at home!

However, if you still think there is not enough zipping through walls, make sure to see the second quest completed in less than half a minute!

Selected quotes from JXQ:
Come follow on the adventure through a castle that contains no less than eighty clashing colors in each room! Be amazed as Juste Belmont, Simon's grandson, has to do the usual vampire hunting despite looking nothing like his grandfather (or a man at all). Question his motives when he takes time out of his rescue mission to decorate the basement he will soon destroy! Feel the pain as Juste struggles to understand that there actually are two castles!! (Ouch my brain!)


[Tier: Moons]GB Castlevania II: Belmont's Revenge (USA) in 25:05.7 by zggzdydp.
VBA movie (.vbm) (date: 2009-01-29)
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Rating: 7.2 (24.5 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Genre: Platform
In this second outing for Castlevania on the Game Boy, Simon's ancestor Christopher must defeat 5 castles, rescue his son, and destroy Dracula yet again. Featuring exceptional boss strategies and clever damage management the author dominates this handheld game.

This is 34 seconds faster than the previous version due to better boss fights, some new strategies and more optimization.


[Tier: Vault]GB Castlevania II: Belmont's Revenge (USA) in 25:39.7 by zggzdydp.
VBA movie (.vbm) (date: 2007-08-07)
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Rating: 5.8 (15 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Genre: Platform

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In this second outing for Castlevania on the Gameboy, Simon's grandfather Soleiyu must defeat 5 castles and destroy Dracula yet again. Featuring exceptional bosses and clever damage management the author dominates this handheld game.

[Tier: Vault]Genesis Sunset Riders (USA) in 10:00.47 by zggzdydp.
Gens movie (.gmv) (date: 2008-07-06)
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Rating: 6.3 (24 votes)
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- 2 Players
- Genre: Platform
- Genre: Shooter
An action-packed wild-west shooting game converted from the arcades. It doesn't have all the levels and characters of the original, but makes for an interesting movie nonetheless.

In this run enemies blindly spray bullets at the main characters, naturally missing every shot as bad guys generally do. (Heroes, no matter where or when, can be assumed to have plasma shields.)

This version by zggzdydp is about 27 seconds faster than the previous movie due to various scattered improvements, most notably the 3-2 boss fight.


[Tier: Vault]MSX The Treasure of Uşas (JPN) in 37:11.44 by zggzdydp.
openMSX replay (.omr) (date: 2011-05-23)
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Rating: 5.9 (10 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Genre: Adventure
- Genre: Platform
The Treasure of Uşas is an adventure and platforming game where the character's attacks depends on his mood, which is changed by touching one of four special emotion icons found in various places within the game.

The player uses these emotions and each of the characters' powers to find the four pieces of Uşas' jewels as fast as possible.


To play the OMR file, you have to have the Panasonic FS-A1WSX bios installed.


[Tier: Moons]N64 Castlevania: Legacy of Darkness (JPN) in 14:00.97 by zggzdydp.
Mupen64 movie (.m64) (date: 2009-10-15)
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Rating: 6.7 (32.5 votes)
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- Genre: Platform
Legacy of Darkness is the second Castlevania game on the N64. This quick run uses the gun slinging Henry, who is available from the start in the Japanese version.

Henry's objective is to rescue 6 children found in 6 stages within a specified time.


[Tier: Vault]N64 Mystical Ninja Starring Goemon (USA) in 2:04:49.35 by zggzdydp.
Mupen64 movie (.m64) (date: 2010-02-10)
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Rating: 5.5 (12.5 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Genre: Adventure

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Mystical Ninja, otherwise known as Ganbare Goemon, is one of Konami's longest-running series, yet remains mostly localised to Japan (thanks in part to cultural differences; the series is very Japanese). This is the first of three games for the series released for the N64.

What begins as a quest to investigate an attack on a castle quickly evolves into a race to stop a plot to transform Japan into... a giant stage.


[Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (USA) in 29:45.02 by zggzdydp.
FCEU movie (.fcm) (date: 2008-06-07)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Uses warps
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Heavy luck manipulation
- Genre: Platform
- Genre: RPG

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If science fiction is to be believed, the ultimate evolution for biological beings is to discard the physical body and become an entity of pure energy. For video game characters, it seems to be the ability to zip through walls. In this latest TAS by zggzdydp, Simon Belmont joins the league of characters possessing this ability.

Castlevania II: Simon's Quest is the story of Simon's horrible weekend without sleep. Two years after defeating Dracula, the hero is physically weakened by Dracula's curse. He must gather Dracula's remains and incinerate them at the ruins of Castlevania in order to end the curse.

This movie is 2 minutes and 23 seconds faster than the previous effort by the same author. We recommend to read his comments for explanations on how this improvement was achieved.


[Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (USA) in 28:11.12 by zggzdydp.
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- Takes damage to save time
- Uses warps
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Heavy luck manipulation
- Genre: Platform
- Genre: RPG
If science fiction is to be believed, the ultimate evolution for biological beings is to discard the physical body and become an entity of pure energy. For video game characters, it seems to be the ability to zip through walls. In this latest TAS by zggzdydp, Simon Belmont joins the league of characters possessing this ability.

Castlevania II: Simon's Quest is the story of Simon's horrible weekend without sleep. Two years after defeating Dracula, the hero is physically weakened by Dracula's curse. He must gather Dracula's remains and incinerate them at the ruins of Castlevania in order to end the curse.

This movie is 85 seconds faster than the previous effort by the same author. We recommend to read his comments for explanations on how this improvement was achieved.


[Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (USA) in 32:08.22 by zggzdydp.
FCEU movie (.fcm) (date: 2007-08-03)
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- Takes damage to save time
- Uses warps
- Heavy glitch abuse
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- Genre: Platform
- Genre: RPG

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Castlevania II: Simon's Quest is the story of Simon Belmont's horrible weekend without sleep. Two years after defeating Dracula, Simon is physically weakened by Dracula's curse. Simon must gather Dracula's remains and incinerate them at the ruins of Castlevania in order to end the curse.

The timeunit count for this movie is 03:01:08, which is 9 "minutes" better than the previous version by Walker Boh. The actual movie is 27.35 seconds faster because of significant improvements in two mansions.
It also abuses the falling-through-floor glitch, which is insanely difficult to perform.

There are several items that are required for the completion of the game, and you can't buy them without killing a certain amount of monsters; thus, this movie has some running back and forth in order to collect hearts. There's also the factor that shops are open only at daytime and monsters are twice as evil at nighttime... Hence, there is some necessary waits that may appear as sloppy, but are not.


[Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (JPN) "Sypha path" in 26:31.88 by zggzdydp.
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- Uses a suboptimal character
- Takes damage to save time
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (originally known as 悪魔城伝説 or Akumajō Densetsu, meaning "Legend of the Demon Castle") is the story of Trevor Belmont's battle against Dracula from the times before Simon's battle in Castlevania. In this complex and difficult game, there are three playable allies whom Trevor can recruit: Alucard (Dracula's son), Grant DaNasty (a pirate captain), and Sypha Belnades (a mystic warlord).

This game has a technically high-quality soundtrack because it uses a VRC6 sound chip that works in the Japanese Famicom but not in the NES. Thus, the movie was made with the Japanese version of the game instead of the USA version.

This movie takes the path that recruits Sypha. There's also a Grant path movie and an Alucard path movie.

This is an improvement of 1:18.69 over the previous movie, thanks to improved usage of Sypha's ice spell and overall better optimisation.


[Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (JPN) "Alucard path" in 24:47.73 by zggzdydp.
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- Takes damage to save time
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (originally known as 悪魔城伝説 or Akumajō Densetsu, meaning "Legend of the Demon Castle") is the story of Trevor Belmont's battle against Dracula from the times before Simon's battle in Castlevania. In this complex and difficult game, there are three playable allies whom Trevor can recruit: Alucard (Dracula's son), Grant DaNasty (a pirate captain), and Sypha Belnades (a mystic warlord).

This game has a technically high-quality soundtrack because it uses a VRC6 sound chip that works in the Japanese Famicom but not in the NES. Thus, the movie was made with the Japanese version of the game instead of the USA version.

This movie takes the path that recruits Alucard. It improves the predecessor movie by 27.50 seconds. There's also a Grant path movie and a Sypha path movie.


[Tier: Moons][Notable improvement]NES Wai Wai World (JPN) in 29:03.28 by zggzdydp.
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- Uses death to save time
- Takes damage to save time
- Genre: Platform
Wai Wai World is a Japan-only platformer by Konami which features characters and elements from their previous games. The game is notable for its two player mechanics, allowing you to change which character you use in real time to match the situation at hand.

This run is a 1:46.30 second improvement over the previous one done by Alyosha. Improvement comes from new route, new tricks and lag reduction.


[Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) in 20:18.63 by zggzdydp.
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- Takes damage to save time
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Castlevania: Symphony of the Night is not only the first installment of the Castlevania series on PSX but also the very first PSX TAS to be published.

Follow Dracula's son Alucard and see how he glitches through the castle on a quest to end his father's life.

If you prefer the main character to have muscular bare arms, and to pray to the rain gods to defeat bosses, you may enjoy the Richter version.


[Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania Chronicles (USA) in 26:28.38 by zggzdydp.
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Rating: 7.0 (9.5 votes)
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- Takes damage to save time
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- Genre: Adventure
- Genre: Platform

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Castlevania Chronicles is a PSX remake of the Japan-only X68000 game Akumajō Dracula (悪魔城ドラキュラ), which is a remake of the first Castlevania. In this game, Simon Belmont is out to defeat the evil Count Dracula.

In this run, the author uses Arrange Mode, as it's more suitable for taking damage to save time (Simon loses less HP when getting hit than in Original Mode). He also abuses a trick that allows him to use a subweapon with a shorter attack animation (jumping and whipping twice before attacking with the subweapon).


[Tier: Moons]SNES Ganbare Goemon 2 (JPN) in 35:32.05 by zggzdydp.
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Rating: 6.8 (22 votes)
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- 2 Players
- Uses death to save time
- Takes damage to save time
- Genre: Action
This popular Japanese series features a character who fights with a smoking pipe and giant killer robots. For some reason, it's not terribly popular elsewhere.

The author thoroughly abuses the 2-player option to glide through the game with ease. This movie contains some of the most accurate robot boxing currently available.


[Tier: Vault][Notable improvement]SNES Super Adventure Island II (USA) in 41:17.22 by zggzdydp.
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- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform
The second installment of Adventure Island for SNES. Unlike most of the games in the Adventure Island series (except for the fourth NES game), this game features a large overworld and side-scrolling stages without time limits. In this game, fruit isn't important at all, but you must find items and beat bosses in a certain order to progress further in the game.

This run from zggzdydp improves upon the previous publication by 3:38.37 minutes, thanks to the use of a new route and some new strategies.

There are also runs of the first SNES Adventure Island game, and the NES Adventure Island games.


[Tier: Moons]SNES The Legend of the Mystical Ninja (USA) in 24:52.37 by zggzdydp.
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- 2 Players
- Uses death to save time
- Takes damage to save time
- Heavy glitch abuse
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform
The Legend of the Mystical Ninja is the first Super Nintendo game in the Ganbare Goemon series, based on a noble thief in Japanese folklore.

This run improves on the previous run using new tricks and glitches such as the scroll abuse glitch, which saves a large amount of time.


[Tier: Moons]Wii Castlevania: The Adventure ReBirth (USA) in 18:29.4 by zggzdydp.
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- Takes damage to save time
- Uses hardest difficulty
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Platform
Castlevania: The Adventure ReBirth is a WiiWare game that was released in 2009 by Konami. It is a remake of the Game Boy game, starring Christopher Belmont, seeking to defeat Dracula.

zggzdydp, using various tricks, defeats Count Dracula in record time.

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Added [Tier: Moons]N64 Castlevania: Legacy of Darkness (USA) "Cornell" by zoboner in 48:20.83 (2017-08-28)
Added [Tier: Moons][Notable improvement]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "all furniture, best ending" by hellagels in 13:45.57 (2017-07-19)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "all furniture, best ending" by McBobX in 20:19.84 (2013-08-23)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "all furniture, best ending" by sksk1990 in 20:49.86 (2013-01-26)
- - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "all furniture, best ending" by sksk1990 in 24:58.0 (2011-10-12)
- - - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "in bounds" by sksk1990 in 28:27.17 (2011-03-22)
Added [Tier: Moons]Wii Castlevania: The Adventure ReBirth (USA) by zggzdydp in 18:29.4 (2017-07-15)
Added [Tier: Vault][Notable improvement]SNES Super Adventure Island II (USA) by zggzdydp in 41:17.22 (2017-06-17)
- obsoletes [Tier: Vault]SNES Super Adventure Island II (USA) by TASeditor in 44:55.59 (2013-06-05)
Added [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (USA) by zggzdydp in 28:11.12 (2017-05-23)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (USA) by zggzdydp in 29:45.02 (2008-06-07)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (USA) by zggzdydp in 32:08.22 (2007-08-03)
- - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (USA) by Walker Boh in 32:35.57 (2005-02-01)
- - - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (USA) by Walker Boh in 34:11.98 (2005-01-23)
- - - - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (USA) by Walker Boh in 35:00.98 (2005-01-16)
- - - - - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (Europe) by Bisqwit in 38:53.0 (2004-03-05)
Added [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (JPN) "Sypha path" by zggzdydp in 26:31.88 (2017-04-02)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (JPN) "Sypha path" by Samhain-Grim in 27:50.57 (2007-01-04)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (JPN) "Sypha path" by Phil in 28:32.15 (2004-04-06)
Added [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (JPN) "Alucard path" by zggzdydp in 24:47.73 (2017-03-30)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (JPN) "Alucard path" by Samhain-Grim in 25:17.73 (2007-01-04)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (JPN) "Alucard path" by Genisto in 25:56.92 (2004-04-06)
Added [Tier: Moons][Notable improvement]NES Wai Wai World (JPN) by zggzdydp in 29:03.28 (2017-01-11)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Wai Wai World (JPN) by Alyosha in 30:49.59 (2016-02-10)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Wai Wai World (JPN) by fuzi2 in 30:58.67 (2005-12-05)
- - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Wai Wai World (JPN) by Josh the FunkDOC in 34:24.33 (2004-09-26)
Added [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (USA) "Grant path, warp glitch" by arandomgameTASer, Samsara & Mothrayas in 15:22.01 (2016-09-23)
Added [Tier: Stars][Recommended for newcomers][Notable improvement]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "all souls" by Fz-last, klmz & Pike in 17:06.41 (2016-09-08)
- obsoletes [Tier: Stars]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "all souls" by Fz-Last, alkdcY & Pike in 18:45.26 (2015-10-28)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Stars]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "all souls" by Kriole in 24:56.1 (2011-03-13)
- - - obsoletes [Tier: Stars]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "all souls" by Kriole in 25:47.05 (2010-10-01)
- - - - obsoletes [Tier: Stars]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "all souls" by Kriole in 28:01.58 (2009-12-27)
Added [Tier: Moons][Notable improvement]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Maxim, all bosses" by gstick in 05:47.68 (2016-04-20)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons][Notable improvement]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Maxim, all bosses" by McBobX in 07:30.75 (2014-03-11)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Maxim, all bosses" by Tarion in 09:22.2 (2014-02-28)
- - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Maxim, in bounds" by Comicalflop & zggzdydp in 12:45.68 (2008-08-10)
Added [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "Julius mode, all bosses" by hellagels, KSeptuple & Pike in 11:52.03 (2015-06-25)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "Julius, all bosses" by McBobX in 11:36.38 (2014-08-06)
Added [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (USA) "Trevor, Sunken City path" by Fortranm in 30:19.64 (2014-12-29)
Added [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "Julius mode" by hellagels & mtbRc in 03:53.83 (2014-09-26)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "Julius mode" by mtbRc in 03:57.55 (2014-06-28)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "Julius mode" by mtbRc in 04:35.52 (2012-07-11)
- - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "Julius mode" by cpadolf in 04:38.9 (2009-01-24)
- - - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "Julius mode" by zggzdydp in 04:51.98 (2008-06-17)
- - - - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "Julius mode" by Atma in 05:53.17 (2006-03-20)
Added [Tier: Moons]N64 Mystical Ninja Starring Goemon (JPN v1.0) by MATCH6974 in 1:03:29.47 (2014-09-10)
- obsoletes [Tier: Vault]N64 Mystical Ninja Starring Goemon (USA) by zggzdydp in 2:04:49.35 (2010-02-10)
Added [Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) "Replay Mode" by ForgoneMoose in 12:44.25 (2014-08-20)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) "Replay Mode" by ForgoneMoose in 13:21.6 (2014-02-16)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Stars]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) "Replay Mode" by ForgoneMoose in 13:38.15 (2014-01-28)
- - - obsoletes [Tier: Stars]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) "Replay Mode" by arukAdo in 13:58.27 (2011-05-04)
Added [Tier: Stars][Has commentary]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) "all relics & bosses" by ForgoneMoose in 36:58.32 (2014-08-10)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) "all relics, best ending" by arukAdo in 57:20.6 (2010-08-04)
Added [Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) "pacifist, low level" by ForgoneMoose in 21:08.62 (2014-08-04)
Added [Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania Chronicles (USA) by scrimpeh in 24:58.72 (2014-07-09)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania Chronicles (USA) by zggzdydp in 26:28.38 (2011-06-27)
Added [Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) "Richter mode" by pirate_sephiroth & ForgoneMoose in 05:39.85 (2014-04-21)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) "Richter mode" by pirate_sephiroth in 05:41.73 (2009-04-16)
Added [Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) "game end glitch" by ForgoneMoose & sockfolder in 09:47.2 (2014-03-09)
Added [Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) by ForgoneMoose in 18:40.08 (2014-02-25)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) by arukAdo & pirate_sephiroth in 19:01.63 (2009-10-16)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]PSX Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (USA) by zggzdydp in 20:18.63 (2009-01-24)
Added [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Simon, Hard, Boss Rush" by Robert_Ordis in 07:51.27 (2013-09-06)
Added [Tier: Moons][Notable improvement]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) by gstick in 07:50.1 (2013-03-23)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) by klmz in 11:13.12 (2008-11-08)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) by zggzdydp in 14:04.85 (2007-11-19)
- - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) by zggzdydp in 15:00.38 (2007-07-02)
- - - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) by zggzdydp in 15:44.15 (2007-06-10)
- - - - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) by JXQ in 30:43.92 (2006-12-12)
Added [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (JPN) "Grant path" by scrimpeh in 28:35.19 (2012-03-04)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (JPN) "Grant path" by Samhain-Grim in 28:57.55 (2007-01-04)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (JPN) "Grant path" by Samhain-Grim in 30:56.7 (2006-11-12)
- - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]NES Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (JPN) "Grant path" by Samhain-Grim in 31:25.45 (2006-08-18)
Added [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Maxim" by Yuzuhara_3 in 00:22.73 (2011-10-13)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Maxim mode" by gstick in 00:22.75 (2011-02-09)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Maxim mode" by klmz in 00:23.28 (2010-08-28)
- - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Maxim mode" by klmz in 00:23.58 (2008-10-13)
- - - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Maxim mode" by Deign in 00:23.97 (2008-02-18)
- - - - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Maxim mode" by Comicalflop in 00:24.3 (2007-07-18)
- - - - - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Maxim mode" by Comicalflop in 00:26.37 (2007-06-08)
- - - - - - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (USA) "Maxim mode" by pirate_sephiroth in 00:26.95 (2006-12-11)
Added [Tier: Vault]MSX The Treasure of Uşas (JPN) by zggzdydp in 37:11.44 (2011-05-23)
Added [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) "warp glitch" by klmz in 06:14.48 (2010-11-25)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) by klmz in 06:46.2 (2008-06-18)
- - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) by zggzdydp in 12:06.73 (2007-12-15)
- - - obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) by pirate_sephiroth in 12:17.5 (2006-10-09)
Added [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) by Kriole in 20:58.62 (2010-03-03)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]GBA Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (USA) by Atma in 27:45.57 (2006-01-11)
Added [Tier: Moons]N64 Castlevania: Legacy of Darkness (JPN) by zggzdydp in 14:00.97 (2009-10-15)
Added [Tier: Moons]GB Castlevania II: Belmont's Revenge (USA) by zggzdydp in 25:05.7 (2009-01-29)
- obsoletes [Tier: Vault]GB Castlevania II: Belmont's Revenge (USA) by zggzdydp in 25:39.7 (2007-08-07)
Added [Tier: Moons]SNES Ganbare Goemon 2 (JPN) by zggzdydp in 35:32.05 (2008-10-13)
Added [Tier: Vault]Genesis Sunset Riders (USA) by zggzdydp in 10:00.47 (2008-07-06)
- obsoletes [Tier: Moons]Genesis Sunset Riders (USA) by Highness in 10:27.15 (2006-03-25)
Added [Tier: Moons]SNES The Legend of the Mystical Ninja (USA) by zggzdydp in 24:52.37 (2008-04-23)
- obsoletes [Tier: Vault]SNES The Legend of the Mystical Ninja (USA) by JuanValdez in 32:11.15 (2004-10-08)

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