A member of the legendary Belmont clan, in Dracula's eyes Richter is guilty by association, and he kidnaps Richter's girlfriend Annette, along with her sister Maria, and 2 other villagers as a plot of revenge toward the Belmonts.
Maria was taken along with her sister Annette, by Dracula's evil minions. She is held in the Entrance to Castlevania stage. When rescued, Maria becomes a playable character in the game.
Richter's girlfriend, the lovely Annette Renard was kidnapped by Dracula in order to gain revenge on the Belmont clan by luring Richter to Castlevania to destroy him.
Tera is a nun who was also kidnapped by Dracula's dark forces. She is held captive in a cave within the Cemetery.
Iris is the daughter of a doctor from the town village. She too was taken captive and is imprisoned in the Mountain Range.
Shaft is a dark priest who revives Dracula to unleash his evil upon all.
After being revived by Shaft, Dracula kidnaps 4 women because he knows that Richter Belmont will set out alone to rescue them, and he has his minions standing by to aid in the defeat of Richter in order to gain revenge on the Belmont clan.