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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 (2402) points.
Authors: popoki

 
Warakiya Village
 
won by 812 (494) of 1217 (66.72%)
(5)
Finish Stage 1.
Clock Tower of Untimely Death
 
won by 291 (192) of 1217 (23.91%)
(11)
Finish Stage 2...?
Mad Forest
 
won by 235 (167) of 1217 (19.31%)
(12)
Finish Stage 3.
Haunted Ship of Fools
 
won by 169 (116) of 1217 (13.89%)
(16)
Finish Stage 4 (upper path).
Murky Marsh of Morbid Morons
 
won by 208 (155) of 1217 (17.09%)
(14)
Finish Stage 4 (lower path).
Tower of Terror
 
won by 139 (99) of 1217 (11.42%)
(19)
Finish Stage 5 (upper path).
Nightmare
 
won by 90 (74) of 1217 (7.40%)
(28)
Finish Stage 5 (lower path).
Causeway
 
won by 120 (87) of 1217 (9.86%)
(44)
Finish Stage 6 (upper path).
Underground Catacombs
 
won by 87 (71) of 1217 (7.15%)
(59)
Finish Stage 6 (lower path).
Sunken City of Poltergeists
 
won by 100 (80) of 1217 (8.22%)
(52)
Finish Stage 6 (very bottom path).
Castle Courtyard
 
won by 109 (79) of 1217 (8.96%)
(48)
Finish Stage 7 (upper path).
Cliffside Entrance
 
won by 93 (72) of 1217 (7.64%)
(56)
Finish Stage 7 (lower path).
Deja Vu
 
won by 127 (90) of 1217 (10.44%)
(42)
Finish Stage 8.
The Riddle
 
won by 114 (80) of 1217 (9.37%)
(47)
Finish Stage 9.
Die, Monster!
 
won by 109 (74) of 1217 (8.96%)
(97)
Slay Dracula and finish the game.
You Don\
 
won by 46 (38) of 1217 (3.78%)
(322)
Slay Dracula on Hard Mode.
Welcome to Hell
 
won by 95 (66) of 1217 (7.81%)
(27)
Finish the first stage on Hard Mode.
There and Back Again
 
won by 246 (170) of 1217 (20.21%)
(7)
Escape the clock tower and find a new route to the castle.
Destiny
 
won by 441 (300) of 1217 (36.24%)
(4)
Reach the point at which the path truly splits.
Picture of a Ghost Ship
 
won by 213 (150) of 1217 (17.50%)
(8)
Mount your offensive on the haunted vessel.
The Tragic Prince
 
won by 178 (134) of 1217 (14.63%)
(16)
Win a duel with the son of Dracula.
Demon Seed
 
won by 165 (129) of 1217 (13.56%)
(17)
Reach the final fork in the path, deep in the underworld.
Aquarius
 
won by 111 (89) of 1217 (9.12%)
(14)
Engage the floodwaters in the aquatic ruins.
Pitch Black Intrusion
 
won by 123 (96) of 1217 (10.11%)
(13)
Infiltrate the castle from underground.
Granting His Aid
 
won by 279 (185) of 1217 (22.93%)
(6)
Accept Grant as your partner.
Androgynous Ally
 
won by 220 (154) of 1217 (18.08%)
(8)
Accept Sypha as your partner.
Kid Dracula
 
won by 166 (127) of 1217 (13.64%)
(10)
Accept Alucard as your partner.
Heartful
 
won by 80 (68) of 1217 (6.57%)
(32)
Accumulate 99 hearts at one time.
Castlevanian Delicacy
 
won by 746 (456) of 1217 (61.30%)
(2)
Unearth some delicious wall chicken.
Cross Your Heart
 
won by 1171 (616) of 1217 (96.22%)
(1)
Feel the power of a rosary.
Dance of Illusion
 
won by 221 (114) of 1217 (18.16%)
(2)
Drink a potion of invincibility.
Soul Steal
 
won by 254 (180) of 1217 (20.87%)
(4)
Find a hidden 1-up.
Double Shot
 
won by 660 (406) of 1217 (54.23%)
(2)
Find a 'II' block as either Trevor or Grant.
Triple Threat
 
won by 208 (146) of 1217 (17.09%)
(8)
Find a 'III' block as either Trevor or Grant.
Iron Blue Intention
 
won by 80 (66) of 1217 (6.57%)
(19)
Acquire the most rare and powerful spellbook for Sypha.
Clockwork
 
won by 109 (93) of 1217 (8.96%)
(9)
Give poor Alucard the only sub-weapon he can use.
Vampire Fighter
 
won by 362 (232) of 1217 (29.75%)
(9)
Reach a score of 20,000 and earn a 1up.
Vampire Hunter
 
won by 111 (69) of 1217 (9.12%)
(48)
Reach a big score of 70,000 for another 1up.
Vampire Killer
 
won by 89 (53) of 1217 (7.31%)
(87)
Reach a huge score of 120,000 for a third 1up.
Restrained Warrior
 
won by 64 (59) of 1217 (5.26%)
(118)
Finish any stage (except Stage 1) as Trevor, without powering up his whip.
Plucky Pirate
 
won by 79 (67) of 1217 (6.49%)
(65)
Finish any stage completely as Grant.
Mighty Magician
 
won by 78 (65) of 1217 (6.41%)
(65)
Finish any stage completely as Sypha.
Vicious Vampire
 
won by 69 (61) of 1217 (5.67%)
(73)
Finish any stage completely as Alucard.
Mirror of Fate
 
won by 86 (61) of 1217 (7.07%)
(61)
Defeat the Doppleganger with Trevor alone.
Heart of Fire
 
won by 109 (74) of 1217 (8.96%)
(73)
Defeat all three bosses at the end of Stage 7 (either path) as Grant.
Mana Efficiency
 
won by 56 (49) of 1217 (4.60%)
(134)
Finish any stage completely as Sypha... without picking up a single spellbook.
Dark Metamorphosis
 
won by 51 (45) of 1217 (4.19%)
(146)
Defeat both forms of Death using Alucard alone.
Trevor Forever
 
won by 48 (42) of 1217 (3.94%)
(154)
Finish the game as Trevor alone.
That\
 
won by 56 (45) of 1217 (4.60%)
(89)
Finish the game with Grant as your partner.
A Wizard Did It
 
won by 79 (57) of 1217 (6.49%)
(65)
Finish the game with Sypha as your partner.
Symphony in the Moonlight
 
won by 76 (57) of 1217 (6.24%)
(67)
Finish the game with Alucard as your partner.
Candle Conservator
 
won by 97 (88) of 1217 (7.97%)
(27)
Finish Stage 1 without hitting a single candle.
Fear Me Most Sincerely
 
won by 65 (54) of 1217 (5.34%)
(23)
Defeat the first form of Dracula as either Grant or Sypha.
In the name of my Mother...
 
won by 59 (49) of 1217 (4.85%)
(17)
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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800
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800
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800
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