- Japan - February, 1988
- United States - September 22, 1988
- Europe - November, 1988
May 25, 2006
In Japan it is known as Akumajo Dracula, which is the common name used there for Castlevania.
This game is based off the original Castlevania title.
Was only available on Arcade until 2006, when it was ported to the PS2 in Japan.