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Castlevania II: Simon's Quest (NES)

Developer:Konami
Publisher:Konami
Genre:Platformer (Side Scrolling), Action RPG
First released:August 28, 1987
Title ScreenhotIn-game Screenshot

Achievements

There are 44 achievements worth 425 (1398) points.
Authors: Atheistpanic (24), Mutawarrior (10), SirVG (9), JAM (1).

 
What A Horrible Night
 
won by 1824 (975) of 1928 (94.61%)
(1)
Make it to the horrible night.
The Morning Sun
 
won by 1309 (775) of 1928 (67.89%)
(1)
Vanquish the Horrible Night
A Thorn In Dracula's Side
 
won by 759 (508) of 1928 (39.37%)
(7)
Buy the thorn whip.
Chain Reaction
 
won by 694 (451) of 1928 (36.00%)
(8)
Buy the chain whip.
Come to Vanquish the Horrible Night
 
won by 570 (365) of 1928 (29.56%)
Feeling the Burn
 
won by 531 (351) of 1928 (27.54%)
(19)
Obtain the flame whip.
Crystal Clear
 
won by 1337 (761) of 1928 (69.35%)
(3)
Buy the White Crystal
Hope Diamond
 
won by 764 (480) of 1928 (39.63%)
(6)
Trade the White Crystal for the Blue Crystal.
Blood Diamonds
 
won by 661 (409) of 1928 (34.28%)
(8)
Obtain the Red Crystal.
Getting to the Point
 
won by 660 (439) of 1928 (34.23%)
(8)
Buy the Dagger.
I Thought These Were For Werewolves?
 
won by 559 (379) of 1928 (28.99%)
(9)
Obtain the silver dagger.
As Good As Gold
 
won by 556 (364) of 1928 (28.84%)
(9)
Obtain the gold dagger.
BBQ Ribs
 
won by 778 (504) of 1928 (40.35%)
(7)
Obtain Dracula's rib.
Count'n the Beats
 
won by 676 (422) of 1928 (35.06%)
(8)
Obtain Dracula's heart.
Eye See Now!
 
won by 614 (381) of 1928 (31.85%)
(8)
Obtain Dracula's eye.
Nails on a Chalkboard
 
won by 614 (383) of 1928 (31.85%)
(17)
Obtain Dracula's nail.
If You Love it, Put A Ring On It
 
won by 589 (372) of 1928 (30.55%)
(18)
Obtain Dracula's ring.
Put a Stake In It, It's Done
 
won by 784 (515) of 1928 (40.66%)
(7)
Obtain the oak stake.
Water You Waiting For?
 
won by 985 (635) of 1928 (51.09%)
(6)
Buy the Holy Water.
A Vampire Hunter's Best Friend
 
won by 524 (347) of 1928 (27.18%)
(9)
Obtain the Diamond.
Need a Light?
 
won by 624 (429) of 1928 (32.37%)
(8)
Find the Sacred Flame.
Don't Rest On Your Laurels
 
won by 744 (458) of 1928 (38.59%)
(7)
Obtain some laurels.
Raise a Stink
 
won by 731 (454) of 1928 (37.91%)
(8)
Obtain some garlic.
Silky Smooth
 
won by 543 (347) of 1928 (28.16%)
(9)
Obtain the silk bag.
You Could Say It's Magic
 
won by 605 (373) of 1928 (31.38%)
(17)
Obtain the magic cross.
Victory at a Price
 
won by 321 (233) of 1928 (16.65%)
(28)
Defeat Dracula with the bad ending.
Simon Belmont
 
won by 329 (247) of 1928 (17.06%)
(28)
Beat the game with the normal ending
True Belmont
 
won by 229 (190) of 1928 (11.88%)
(91)
Beat the game with the best ending
A Belmont Legacy
 
won by 227 (163) of 1928 (11.77%)
(184)
Beat the game without continuing (no passwords)
No Tears
 
won by 425 (297) of 1928 (22.04%)
(22)
Defeat Carmilla without taking damage or using laurels.
Dance of Death
 
won by 372 (272) of 1928 (19.29%)
(25)
Defeat Death without taking damage or using laurels.
Curse's Defeat
 
won by 340 (250) of 1928 (17.63%)
(67)
Defeat Dracula without taking damage or using laurels.
Curse's Destruction
 
won by 169 (154) of 1928 (8.77%)
(244)
Defeat Dracula without using laurels and with the leather whip.
Level 1 Vampire Hunter
 
won by 572 (375) of 1928 (29.67%)
(1)
Get promoted from Level 0 to Level 1
Level 2 Vampire Hunter
 
won by 419 (270) of 1928 (21.73%)
(4)
Get promoted from Level 1 to Level 2
Level 3 Vampire Hunter
 
won by 355 (236) of 1928 (18.41%)
(8)
Get promoted from Level 2 to Level 3
Level 4 Vampire Hunter
 
won by 278 (188) of 1928 (14.42%)
(16)
Get promoted from Level 3 to Level 4
Level 5 Vampire Hunter
 
won by 199 (155) of 1928 (10.32%)
(42)
Get promoted from Level 4 to Level 5
Level 6 Vampire Hunter
 
won by 172 (140) of 1928 (8.92%)
(122)
Get promoted from Level 5 to Level 6
13 Raging Clues
 
won by 125 (112) of 1928 (6.48%)
(160)
Find all 13 hidden clues dispersed throughout the game
Informed Traveler
 
won by 153 (138) of 1928 (7.94%)
(53)
Read all 7 town signs identifying the surroundings of each town (see ach comments)
Home Before Sundown
 
won by 166 (150) of 1928 (8.61%)
(49)
Get to the 1st mansion from the start of the game before it turns night with empty inventory
With All These Laurels It's Not As Hardy
 
won by 296 (201) of 1928 (15.35%)
(15)
Get the Silk Bag filled with 8 Laurels by talking to the merchant in the 5th mansion
Stairs From Dead End
 
won by 188 (146) of 1928 (9.75%)
(22)
Find and climb the invisible stairs.
💬Official forum topic

Recent comment(s):
3 Aug 2016
18:55
Hey, heads up, I'm not really sure where to put this, but I'm using LibRetro emulator cores (lr-fceumm) for most of my gameplay, and all of the Dracula's Remains and Crystal achievements triggered when the ROM booted the first time.
14 Apr 2017
10:24
Question: Do these achievements kick for the redacted version? It's a hack where this guy fixed all the minor things that made this such a bad game. Same game, just shifted the content so it was more playable
2 May 2017
14:58
So far I've been earning achievements fine on the redacted version.
11 Nov 2017
20:24
Improvement suggestions: If you get the best ending you should get all endings (since they are time based); Password protection (For no damage achievements like the Dracula one maybe acceptable); Some new achievements.
11 Nov 2017
20:30
New achievements suggestions: Complete the game without upgrading the whip; Reach level 1 before the 2nd day morning; Collect the 13 hidden books in one playtrough; Full inventory before Dracula; Reach level 6 (?); Collect 256 hearts (?);
27 May 2018
16:12
Whoa! A Belmont Legacy was a tough one , but finally i mastered it
27 Oct 2018
14:33
Redacted version was the best!
31 Oct 2018
5:53
Note: For 13 Raging Clues, Informed Traveler, and With All These Laurels It's Not As Hardy, make sure you don't cancel the text boxes so early that the box(es) itself (border) is/are entirely skipped.
31 Oct 2018
5:55
They all require the first exclusive value of the text/dialogue address to register, which shows up after the empty dialogue box opens entirely. I tested all 3 of these fine multiple times.
31 Oct 2018
6:03
Use the following MD5: 3979f4a48b98cc9aaa8d3964d4cf2b8a
31 Oct 2018
6:09
Note to devs/admins: please do not link any CV2 hacks to this set. I'm 99% sure ones with altered text/dialogue will not work with some of the new achievements. The FDS version will probably not work with those dialogue based achievements either.
31 Oct 2018
6:10
New ones have been promoted just in time for Halloween so enjoy everyone.
31 Oct 2018
6:20
**In addition to being done with the leather whip & having no items or bodyparts, Home Before Sundown must also be done deathless & at Level 0 (still pretty easy).
18 Nov 2018
22:51
Updated Rich Presence to include Simon's Level & hearts.
15 Mar 2020
9:27
Based on the current hash calculation method (which changed as of RANES v.15), the hash you should use for doing my achievements (don't know about the ones made by other devs) is 755f9086b0567243b3ce25cc8a6dfd17
15 Mar 2020
9:29
A bunch of my achievements do not work in the Mesen core in RetroArch. Please use RANES as they were made using that emulator with its memory mapping. They may work in FCEUmm in RAlibretro but I'm not 100% certain.
5 May 2020
9:24
All achievements worked perfectly with FCEUmm
2 Nov 2020
8:06
While people said previously it worked with the redacted version i couldn't manage to make it work with the redacted version, it simply doesn't show any achievements to obtain
15 Apr 2021
22:14
Greetings Atheistpanic, Mutawarrior, SirVG and JAM! Thank you for your time and effort making a set for this game. All achievements are working smoothly. I wish you all the best.

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PosUserMastery Date
1Nevanos2021-10-05 23:31:19
2Aekko2021-10-05 19:42:07
3deathbychipmunk2021-09-24 20:11:50
4Dargor472021-08-11 02:15:05
5buzz312021-07-30 22:06:30
6Suffa282021-07-29 16:04:17
7Throgg2021-07-23 00:17:18
8mcwelch162021-07-09 01:04:55
9Marverick232021-07-07 22:27:56
10gabrieldomingos08052021-07-07 04:42:23

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