The animated dark fantasy series Castlevania Nocturne is set to captivate audiences with its thrilling tale of vampire hunting, magic, and revolution.

Created and written by Clive Bradley and produced by Kevin Kolde for Netflix, this series is a spin-off of the beloved Castlevania animated series. 

Drawing inspiration from Konami’s iconic video game series, particularly the 1993 classic Castlevania: Rondo of Blood and its sequel Symphony of the Night, Castlevania Nocturne promises to be a must-watch for fans of the franchise and newcomers alike.

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Castlevania Nocturne release date

Castlevania Nocturne screenshot from the main trailer released on September 8
Credit: Netflix

The show will be released on September 27 at 9 a.m. PT | 12 p.m. ET | September 28, 12 a.m. GMT+8.

Castlevania Nocturne characters and voice actors

Castlevania Nocturne screenshot from the main trailer released on September 8
Credit: Netflix
Richter BelmontEdward Bluemel
Maria RenardPixie Davies
AnnetteThuso Mbedu
TeraNastassja Kinski
EdouardSydney James Harcourt
OlroxZahn McClarnon
Erzsebet BathoryFranka Potente

Castlevania Nocturne story and trailer

Nocturne is set against the backdrop of the 1792 French Revolution, a period marked by significant upheaval. The series centers around Richter Belmont, a descendant of Trevor Belmont and Sypha Belnades, as he embarks on a perilous journey to combat the forces of darkness that threaten humanity.

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Assisted by Maria Renard and a diverse cast of characters, Richter confronts vampires, monsters, and the supernatural while navigating the chaos of the revolution.

In the latest trailer, it’s evident that Richter has inherited Speaker magic traits from his mother and acquired vampire hunter skills from his father. 

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These new characters are expected to confront Erzsebet Bathory, the reigning vampire queen.

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