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Castlevania III: Dracula''s Curse (NES)

Developer:Konami
Publisher:Konami
Genre:Action/Platformer
First released:September 1, 1990

Achievements

There are 54 achievements worth 400 (2359) points.
Authors: popoki

 
Warakiya Village
 
won by 850 (519) of 1263 (67.30%)
(5)
Finish Stage 1.
Clock Tower of Untimely Death
 
won by 309 (200) of 1263 (24.47%)
(10)
Finish Stage 2...?
Mad Forest
 
won by 254 (178) of 1263 (20.11%)
(12)
Finish Stage 3.
Haunted Ship of Fools
 
won by 178 (119) of 1263 (14.09%)
(16)
Finish Stage 4 (upper path).
Murky Marsh of Morbid Morons
 
won by 223 (165) of 1263 (17.66%)
(13)
Finish Stage 4 (lower path).
Tower of Terror
 
won by 147 (103) of 1263 (11.64%)
(19)
Finish Stage 5 (upper path).
Nightmare
 
won by 93 (76) of 1263 (7.36%)
(29)
Finish Stage 5 (lower path).
Causeway
 
won by 130 (92) of 1263 (10.29%)
(43)
Finish Stage 6 (upper path).
Underground Catacombs
 
won by 90 (73) of 1263 (7.13%)
(59)
Finish Stage 6 (lower path).
Sunken City of Poltergeists
 
won by 108 (86) of 1263 (8.55%)
(50)
Finish Stage 6 (very bottom path).
Castle Courtyard
 
won by 118 (83) of 1263 (9.34%)
(47)
Finish Stage 7 (upper path).
Cliffside Entrance
 
won by 99 (76) of 1263 (7.84%)
(54)
Finish Stage 7 (lower path).
Deja Vu
 
won by 137 (94) of 1263 (10.85%)
(41)
Finish Stage 8.
The Riddle
 
won by 122 (84) of 1263 (9.66%)
(45)
Finish Stage 9.
Die, Monster!
 
won by 119 (80) of 1263 (9.42%)
(94)
Slay Dracula and finish the game.
You Don\
 
won by 48 (39) of 1263 (3.80%)
(320)
Slay Dracula on Hard Mode.
Welcome to Hell
 
won by 100 (69) of 1263 (7.92%)
(27)
Finish the first stage on Hard Mode.
There and Back Again
 
won by 263 (178) of 1263 (20.82%)
(7)
Escape the clock tower and find a new route to the castle.
Destiny
 
won by 470 (319) of 1263 (37.21%)
(4)
Reach the point at which the path truly splits.
Picture of a Ghost Ship
 
won by 228 (159) of 1263 (18.05%)
(8)
Mount your offensive on the haunted vessel.
The Tragic Prince
 
won by 192 (144) of 1263 (15.20%)
(15)
Win a duel with the son of Dracula.
Demon Seed
 
won by 176 (137) of 1263 (13.94%)
(16)
Reach the final fork in the path, deep in the underworld.
Aquarius
 
won by 122 (98) of 1263 (9.66%)
(13)
Engage the floodwaters in the aquatic ruins.
Pitch Black Intrusion
 
won by 131 (101) of 1263 (10.37%)
(12)
Infiltrate the castle from underground.
Granting His Aid
 
won by 297 (194) of 1263 (23.52%)
(6)
Accept Grant as your partner.
Androgynous Ally
 
won by 238 (166) of 1263 (18.84%)
(7)
Accept Sypha as your partner.
Kid Dracula
 
won by 178 (137) of 1263 (14.09%)
(10)
Accept Alucard as your partner.
Heartful
 
won by 83 (69) of 1263 (6.57%)
(32)
Accumulate 99 hearts at one time.
Castlevanian Delicacy
 
won by 784 (480) of 1263 (62.07%)
(2)
Unearth some delicious wall chicken.
Cross Your Heart
 
won by 1216 (646) of 1263 (96.28%)
(1)
Feel the power of a rosary.
Dance of Illusion
 
won by 240 (128) of 1263 (19.00%)
(2)
Drink a potion of invincibility.
Soul Steal
 
won by 275 (191) of 1263 (21.77%)
(4)
Find a hidden 1-up.
Double Shot
 
won by 694 (429) of 1263 (54.95%)
(2)
Find a 'II' block as either Trevor or Grant.
Triple Threat
 
won by 221 (156) of 1263 (17.50%)
(8)
Find a 'III' block as either Trevor or Grant.
Iron Blue Intention
 
won by 86 (71) of 1263 (6.81%)
(18)
Acquire the most rare and powerful spellbook for Sypha.
Clockwork
 
won by 120 (102) of 1263 (9.50%)
(9)
Give poor Alucard the only sub-weapon he can use.
Vampire Fighter
 
won by 387 (244) of 1263 (30.64%)
(9)
Reach a score of 20,000 and earn a 1up.
Vampire Hunter
 
won by 118 (71) of 1263 (9.34%)
(47)
Reach a big score of 70,000 for another 1up.
Vampire Killer
 
won by 94 (54) of 1263 (7.44%)
(86)
Reach a huge score of 120,000 for a third 1up.
Restrained Warrior
 
won by 67 (62) of 1263 (5.30%)
(117)
Finish any stage (except Stage 1) as Trevor, without powering up his whip.
Plucky Pirate
 
won by 84 (71) of 1263 (6.65%)
(63)
Finish any stage completely as Grant.
Mighty Magician
 
won by 83 (69) of 1263 (6.57%)
(64)
Finish any stage completely as Sypha.
Vicious Vampire
 
won by 74 (65) of 1263 (5.86%)
(71)
Finish any stage completely as Alucard.
Mirror of Fate
 
won by 90 (63) of 1263 (7.13%)
(59)
Defeat the Doppleganger with Trevor alone.
Heart of Fire
 
won by 110 (75) of 1263 (8.71%)
(75)
Defeat all three bosses at the end of Stage 7 (either path) as Grant.
Mana Efficiency
 
won by 60 (53) of 1263 (4.75%)
(130)
Finish any stage completely as Sypha... without picking up a single spellbook.
Dark Metamorphosis
 
won by 52 (46) of 1263 (4.12%)
(148)
Defeat both forms of Death using Alucard alone.
Trevor Forever
 
won by 52 (45) of 1263 (4.12%)
(148)
Finish the game as Trevor alone.
That\
 
won by 57 (46) of 1263 (4.51%)
(90)
Finish the game with Grant as your partner.
A Wizard Did It
 
won by 87 (61) of 1263 (6.89%)
(62)
Finish the game with Sypha as your partner.
Symphony in the Moonlight
 
won by 80 (59) of 1263 (6.33%)
(66)
Finish the game with Alucard as your partner.
Candle Conservator
 
won by 103 (93) of 1263 (8.16%)
(26)
Finish Stage 1 without hitting a single candle.
Fear Me Most Sincerely
 
won by 70 (58) of 1263 (5.54%)
(22)
Defeat the first form of Dracula as either Grant or Sypha.
In the name of my Mother...
 
won by 62 (51) of 1263 (4.91%)
(16)
Deliver the final blow to Dracula as his son.
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Recent comment(s):
1 Sep 18:13 2014
Rdannylor2
Excited for this one. Thank you for making achievements Popoki
10 Sep 3:10 2014
Marverick23
Oh my God. Is already a reality. :)
10 Sep 3:12 2014
popoki
This is my first achievement set guys, so even though I was very careful and bugtested a ton there still may be problems here and there; be sure to post them (or ideas/comments/criticisms/whatever) here or on the official forum topic for the game!!
10 Sep 10:32 2014
Hien
Nice set, congratulastions!
10 Sep 11:53 2014
FernandoFFS
Impressive! Thanks for add this great game. :D
12 Sep 2:07 2014
popoki
Thought I'd just put this here; For the "finish stage as a character completely" you don't have to enter the stage as that character instead of Trevor. If you enter as Trevor simply change into them without taking a step and it'll work.
26 Feb 5:15 2015
CetraBlues
Are those Amazing BrandO references I see? ;) Very awesome if so.
26 Feb 5:20 2015
popoki
Why yes, yes they are! I wondered if anyone would get them, but with how those songs get stuck in my head as I play the related games I couldn't NOT do it. Plus, they make pretty cool achievement names on their own anyway..
26 Feb 9:23 2015
CetraBlues
I certainly think so! And yeah, I know what you mean. Those lyrics have a way of sticking with you. x) Awesome set of achievements! Looking forward to attempting 'em all.
2 May 5:49 2015
SqRagnarok
''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
popoki
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
Crawl
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
Crawl
I got that achievement with a reset. Thanks.
3 Aug 21:20 2015
popoki
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
Karasuman
the achivement with the invincibility potion don t pop , i take it two times
27 Oct 1:24 2016
BlueDragonNinja
"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
sigma62
Heart of fire no working
22 Oct 20:54 2017
Criminy
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
bdjeffyp
It'd be great to see this list get ported over to the Japanese version of the game. :D
31 May 19:25 2018
HarpMaster
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!

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CetraBlues
800
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800
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800
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