Castlevania: Symphony of the Night Release Info


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  • PlayStation
  • Japan - March 20, 1997
  • United States - October 2, 1997
  • Europe - November 1, 1997
  • Sega Saturn
  • Japan - June 25, 1998
  • Xbox Live Arcade
  • United States - March 21, 2007
  • Europe - March 21, 2007
  • Australia - March 21, 2007
  • Japan - July 25, 2007
  • PlayStation Network
  • United States - July 19, 2007
  • Japan - December 16, 2010
  • Europe - December 12, 2012
  • Australia - December 12, 2012

Notes
The Japanese Sega Saturn version has 2 extra sections of the castle, introduces several new enemies and bosses, and also has Maria Renard as both a boss, and a playable character.

The Japanese translation for the game is Demon Castle Dracula X: Nocturne in the Moonlight.

A much shorter version of the game was released on the LCD Tiger Handheld in 1998.

A version of the game was being worked on for Tiger's Handheld system known as the Game.com, however it was canceled during the early stages of production.

Was re-released in Japan as part of PlayStation: The Best series on March 19th, 1998.

The PlayStation Greatest Hits U.S. version was released in 1998.

Re-released in Japan for the PlayStation on November 20, 2003 as part of the PSOne Books collection.

It was included as an unlockable game in Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles for the PSP in 2007.

The game was also part of Konami Classics Volume 1, which was released on December 15, 2009 for the Xbox 360.