Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (NES)

Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (NES)
DeveloperKonami
PublisherKonami
GenreAction, Platforming, 2D Platforming
ReleasedNovember 23, 1989
Title Screenhot
In-game Screenshot

Achievements

There are 55 achievements worth 626 (2925) points.
Authors: popoki (54), televandalist (1)

Kill the Cyclops using the dagger as a lightning rod
129 (100) of 3407
(3.79%) players
Feel the power of a rosary.
3296 (1746) of 3407
(96.74%) players
Unearth some delicious wall chicken.
2274 (1315) of 3407
(66.74%) players
Find a ''II'' block as either Trevor or Grant.
1874 (1085) of 3407
(55.00%) players
Find a ''III'' block as either Trevor or Grant.
742 (465) of 3407
(21.78%) players
Find a hidden 1-up.
845 (535) of 3407
(24.80%) players
Drink a potion of invincibility.
708 (423) of 3407
(20.78%) players
Accumulate 99 hearts at one time.
294 (201) of 3407
(8.63%) players
Reach a score of 20,000 and earn a 1up.
1238 (688) of 3407
(36.34%) players
Reach a big score of 70,000 for another 1up.
476 (189) of 3407
(13.97%) players
Reach a huge score of 120,000 for a third 1up.
374 (145) of 3407
(10.98%) players
Finish Stage 1.
2750 (1564) of 3407
(80.72%) players
Reach the point at which the path truly splits.
1579 (953) of 3407
(46.35%) players
Reach the final fork in the path, deep in the underworld.
586 (396) of 3407
(17.20%) players
Finish Stage 2...?
1017 (592) of 3407
(29.85%) players
Escape the clock tower and find a new route to the castle.
876 (524) of 3407
(25.71%) players
Finish Stage 3.
941 (574) of 3407
(27.62%) players
Finish Stage 4 (upper path).
683 (390) of 3407
(20.05%) players
Finish Stage 4 (lower path).
732 (489) of 3407
(21.49%) players
Finish Stage 5 (upper path).
566 (322) of 3407
(16.61%) players
Finish Stage 5 (lower then upper path).
296 (213) of 3407
(8.69%) players
Finish Stage 6 (upper path).
500 (275) of 3407
(14.68%) players
Finish Stage 6 (lower path).
289 (210) of 3407
(8.48%) players
Finish Stage 6 (very bottom path).
344 (216) of 3407
(10.10%) players
Finish Stage 7 (upper path).
463 (246) of 3407
(13.59%) players
Finish Stage 7 (lower path).
329 (192) of 3407
(9.66%) players
Finish Stage 8.
549 (275) of 3407
(16.11%) players
Finish Stage 9.
501 (242) of 3407
(14.71%) players
Slay Dracula and finish the game.
490 (233) of 3407
(14.38%) players
Finish the first stage on Hard Mode.
257 (179) of 3407
(7.54%) players
Accept Grant as your partner.
986 (580) of 3407
(28.94%) players
Accept Sypha as your partner.
921 (557) of 3407
(27.03%) players
Win a duel with the son of Dracula.
649 (430) of 3407
(19.05%) players
Accept Alucard as your partner.
588 (393) of 3407
(17.26%) players
Finish any stage completely as Alucard.
226 (166) of 3407
(6.63%) players
Finish any stage completely as Grant.
330 (236) of 3407
(9.69%) players
Finish any stage completely as Sypha.
293 (210) of 3407
(8.60%) players
Finish any stage (except Stage 1) as Trevor, without powering up his whip.
195 (163) of 3407
(5.72%) players
Finish any stage completely as Sypha... without picking up a single spellbook or stopwatch.
171 (139) of 3407
(5.02%) players
Finish Stage 1 without hitting a single candle.
280 (233) of 3407
(8.22%) players
Give poor Alucard the only sub-weapon he can use.
335 (247) of 3407
(9.83%) players
Acquire the most rare and powerful spellbook for Sypha.
352 (238) of 3407
(10.33%) players
Mount your offensive on the haunted vessel.
838 (516) of 3407
(24.60%) players
Engage the floodwaters in the aquatic ruins.
414 (277) of 3407
(12.15%) players
Infiltrate the castle from underground.
436 (272) of 3407
(12.80%) players
Defeat both forms of Death using Alucard alone.
159 (121) of 3407
(4.67%) players
Defeat the Doppleganger with Trevor alone.
354 (173) of 3407
(10.39%) players
Defeat all three bosses at the end of Stage 7 (either path) as Grant.
209 (149) of 3407
(6.13%) players
Deliver the final blow to Dracula as his son.
190 (133) of 3407
(5.58%) players
Defeat the first form of Dracula as either Grant or Sypha.
238 (171) of 3407
(6.99%) players
Finish the game with Alucard as your partner.
276 (162) of 3407
(8.10%) players
Finish the game with Grant as your partner.
184 (138) of 3407
(5.40%) players
Finish the game with Sypha as your partner.
361 (185) of 3407
(10.60%) players
Finish the game as Trevor alone.
160 (128) of 3407
(4.70%) players
Slay Dracula on Hard Mode.
139 (106) of 3407
(4.08%) players
Recent Players:
UserWhenActivity
Fullmortadela2022-10-02 03:01:19Playing as Trevor, on Mad Forest, Block 1
Harrygrif2022-10-01 15:01:41Playing Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse
ThunderfootBros2022-10-01 10:11:06Playing as Sypha, on Tower of Terror, Block 2
Infravert2022-09-27 16:08:34Playing Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse
thejamesshow002022-09-25 06:04:20Playing as Alucard, on Warakiya Village, Block 2
Sonofwiseau2022-09-24 00:31:45Playing as Trevor, on Haunted Ship of Fools, Block 2
degousee2022-09-20 17:13:29Playing as Sypha, on Haunted Ship of Fools, Block 1
madbaggins2022-09-19 02:37:25Playing as Trevor, on Clock Tower of Untimely Death, Block 1
SmugDonuts2022-09-12 05:17:42Playing as Sypha, on Warakiya Village, Block 1
Mati2022-09-11 01:03:11Playing as Trevor, on Sunken City of Poltergeists, Block 2
Recent comment(s):
DisdonnPlays 27 Oct 2018 16:06
Slowly working on getting these done. The Sypha and Grant ones will likely be hardest since I typically pick Alucard
TheGameingChef 18 Nov 2018 03:10
heart of fire, pluky pirate and thats y they call me nasty i did not receive at all in hardcore mode :(
aMafy 10 Feb 2019 13:21
not working? tried all roms
DisdonnPlays 10 Feb 2019 13:26
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....
TheGameingChef 16 Feb 2019 23:55
same :(
JAM 17 Nov 2019 06:11
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.
jltn 8 Jun 2020 09:12
Mastered!
AFACAST 17 Jun 2020 22:23
Thunderstruck achievement haha Great ;-)
TheGameingChef 17 Jul 2020 23:02
This new achievement feels like a kid who found a new toy that other people knew about I dont think this was needed at all but whatever
RawSteelUT 2 Aug 2020 19:22
I'm getting an "unsupported" error for Thunderstruck. Anyone else?
Billnyhilist 15 Oct 2020 05:51
why make a set for the garbage version of the game
Rhaziel 12 Nov 2020 03:15
200% Finished!!!
classicgamer 20 Aug 2021 22:46
Just so you know, if you use HELP ME as your name, the achievements won't count
Throgg 18 Nov 2021 15:25
mastered fun set
TheMysticalOne 27 Mar 2022 23:41
Added score leaderboard. May add some stage time leaderboards later.
TheMysticalOne 28 Mar 2022 12:00
Added Stage Time leaderboards because that seems like a quirky fun idea.
TheMysticalOne 30 May 2022 14:05
HELP ME along with the "Starteith helper, e.g. FUJIMOTO" names now disabled achievements.
Jazmataz 4 Aug 2022 14:26
I did a Trevor Only No Death Run of this Game here is my Recording:
https://youtu.be/mnmwRfTLz6w
vintageclassicgamer 2 Sep 2022 16:55
God this game is hard. Love it though. Shout-out to the Belmont crew.
automidnight 13 Sep 2022 01:41
Excellent set, great balance of challenge and fun. Thank you very much!

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High Scores

#UserMastered
70automidnight automidnight2022-09-13 01:39
69MasamuneNKX MasamuneNKX2022-09-02 08:53
68MauricioReis MauricioReis2022-08-11 13:19
67PLOXEROYT PLOXEROYT2022-07-17 01:10
66seilahehe seilahehe2022-06-16 17:00
65MoonDog MoonDog2022-05-30 15:07
64RandomNickname44 RandomNickname442022-05-21 00:35
63ae90 ae902022-04-07 17:35
62Nevanos Nevanos2022-03-19 20:42
61Gneve Gneve2022-03-12 22:44

Leaderboards

Score as many points as possible.
Jazmataz Jazmataz191500
Finish Wallachia Village with as much time remaining as possible.
RandomNickname44 RandomNickname44386
Finish the Clock Tower of Untimely Death climb with as much time remaining as possible.
PLOXEROYT PLOXEROYT196
Finish the Clock Tower of Untimely Death descent with as much time remaining as possible.
automidnight automidnight297
Finish the Mad Forest with as much time remaining as possible.
ChevyValdes ChevyValdes219
Finish the Haunted Ship of Fools with as much time remaining as possible.
ChevyValdes ChevyValdes197
Finish the Curse Tower with as much time remaining as possible.
ChevyValdes ChevyValdes205
Finish the Bridge of Peril with as much time remaining as possible.
Jazmataz Jazmataz321
Finish the Murky Marsh of Morbid Morons with as much time remaining as possible.
rydia486 rydia486275
Finish Alucard's Cavern with as much time remaining as possible.
rydia486 rydia486433
Finish the Cavern and defeat the Skull Knight King with as much time remaining as possible.
automidnight automidnight142
Finish the Sunken City of Poltergeists with as much time remaining as possible.
matsunami0 matsunami0138
Finish the Underground Catacombs with as much time remaining as possible.
rydia486 rydia486122
Finish the Underground Mines with as much time remaining as possible.
seilahehe seilahehe169
Finish the Castle Courtyard with as much time remaining as possible.
rydia486 rydia486288
Finish the Main Hall with as much time remaining as possible.
ChevyValdes ChevyValdes226
Finish the Inner Halls with as much time remaining as possible.
automidnight automidnight229
Finish the Castle Clocktower by defeating Dracula with as much time remaining as possible.
vekucloud vekucloud184