Netflix Unveils “Castlevania: Nocturne”: Revolution, Vampires and Magic in an Explosive Animated Series
If you are a lover of the dark and gripping world of “Castlevania,” get ready for an adventure that will make your heart beat faster. Netflix has just released the main trailer and key images for “Castlevania: Nocturne”, the next chapter in the famous animated saga. And for the most impatient fans, there's a surprise: an advance digital screening as part of Netflix's DROP 01 virtual event. But what can we expect from this new incarnation of the legendary series?
A Taste of “Castlevania: Nocturne” in World Premiere
Ahead of the official premiere on September 28, Netflix is hosting its first virtual DROP 01 event. Scheduled for September 27, the event will feature a myriad of surprise and sneak peek announcements from the most anticipated animated series. “Castlevania: Nocturne” will be the centerpiece of this global event, with a live broadcast on multiple channels, including Twitch and YouTube.
The Plot: French Revolution and Vampires
The new series takes us to France in 1792, at the height of the French Revolution. The story focuses on a terrifying alliance between the counter-revolutionary aristocracy and a Vampire Messiah. Annette, a witch from the Caribbean, recruits Richter Belmont, last descendant of the family of vampire hunters, to lead a resistance against this supernatural threat.
A High Level Production Team
The series, consisting of 8 episodes lasting 25 minutes each, sees the collaboration between Project 51 Productions and Powerhouse Animation. Kevin Kolde and Clive Bradley are the showrunners, while the direction is entrusted to Sam Deats and Adam Deats. An all-star cast voices the characters, including Edward Bluemel, Thuso Mbedu and Pixie Davies.
Because “Castlevania: Nocturne” is a title not to be missed
In addition to its rich and complex storytelling, “Castlevania: Nocturne” continues to explore universal themes of power, resistance and the fight against evil in a compelling historical context. The series seems destined to maintain the high quality standard that has made “Castlevania” a point of reference in adult animation.
If you are a fan of the “Castlevania” saga or simply a fan of animated series full of action, suspense and fascinating characters, “Castlevania: Nocturne” is undoubtedly a title to add to your “must-watch” list on Netflix. Mark September 28th on your calendar and prepare to immerse yourself in a world where revolution and the supernatural collide in an epic conflict.
Don't miss Netflix's DROP 01 event on September 27 for an exclusive first look at the series and other surprises in the world of animation!
Original title Castlevania: Night
Original language English
Country USA, Japan
Author Clive Bradley
Regia Sam Deats
Gender adventure, horror