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Castlevania spiritual successor “Bloodstained” a possibility for Nintendo systems

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Castlevania has a long-standing history on Nintendo platforms. So the hope was that the next game from Koji Igarashi, one of the series’ main creator, would end up on a Nintendo system.
Igarashi finally announced “Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night” today in partnership with Inti Creates after several days of teasing. The current plan is only to make the project for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. However, a Nintendo version hasn’t been ruled out entirely.

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mikeslemonade921d ago

Sales would not justify a WiiU version.

wonderfulmonkeyman921d ago

The majority of the Castlevania series gained its fame and success riding on the back of Nintendo fans.
This is one game that WOULD sell on the Wii U.

comebackkid9891921d ago

We could let them come over our house and watch us play? Levity aside, the NX will launch before release.

BG11579921d ago

Kof kof... Simphony of the Night... Kof.. Kof...

bouzebbal920d ago

to me this game with side scrolling would be more fit for 3DS. Castlevania and nintendo handhelds is a long love story!

Drithe921d ago

Holy cow, as of 12:03 EST, 5/12/2015, they have doubled the amount of pledges needed for this game. They called for 500k and already have 1 million ....... with 31 days left. Please come to consoles!!!

arkard921d ago (Edited 921d ago )

It is coming to ps4 and Xbone and pc.

DivineAssault 921d ago

I will have this on PS4 if it gets completed... I doubt its coming to wii u though it would be nice to have the map on the gamepad

Gemmol921d ago

I feel same way, but I will wait, he may change his mind, I just dont like to buy a game twice, so if I wait and they never bring it I will still be okay because I will get the game cheaper on ps4 since it will be old by then

MrSwankSinatra921d ago (Edited 921d ago )

I think one of the main reasons why we don't see a Wii U version of this game is because they probably couldn't reach an agreement with Nintendo over a boxed console copy. To my understanding this is entirely new thing that's never been tried on kickstarter, actual boxed console versions. That's the only thing I can think of, besides the whole justifying the means argument.

wonderfulmonkeyman921d ago

Shame that the reasons given for not having a Wii U version right away don't make sense.
There had better be a stretch goal for it; a lot of Castlevania fans started and ended their time with the series on Nintendo consoles, so any spiritual successor to it would see good sales from those fans on the Wii U.

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