Castlevania: Symphony of the Night

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Castlevania: Symphony of the Night
Developer(s) KCE Tokyo
KCE Nagoya (Sega Saturn)
Publisher(s) Konami
Designer(s) Toru Hagihara (Producer, Director & Programmer)
Koji Igarashi (Assistant Director, Programmer, & Scenario [with Toshiharu Furukawa])
Ayami Kojima (character design & illustration)
Michiru Yamane (music & sound effect)
Series Castlevania
Platform(s) PlayStation, Sega Saturn, Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network, PlayStation Portable
Release date(s) PlayStation
JP March 20, 1997
NA October 2, 1997
EU November 1, 1997
Sega Saturn
JP June 25, 1998
Xbox Live Arcade
NA March 21, 2007
EU March 21, 2007
PlayStation Network
NA July 19, 2007
PlayStation Portable (part of Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles)
NA October 23, 2007
AUS October 26, 2007
Genre(s) Action-adventure, Action RPG
Mode(s) Single player
Rating(s) ESRB: Teen
CERO: 12+
ELSPA: 11+
OFLC (AU): PG
Media 1 CD-ROM

Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, known in Japan as Akumajō Dracula X: Gekka no Yasōkyoku (悪魔城ドラキュラX 月下の夜想曲 Akumajō Dorakyura Ekkusu: Gekka no Yasōkyoku?, lit. "Demon Castle Dracula X: Nocturne in the Moonlight"), is a 2D action-adventure video game made by Konami for the PlayStation and Sega Saturn game consoles. It's a direct sequel to Akumajō Dracula X Chi no Rondo. It also appeared on the Xbox 360's Xbox Live Arcade and on PlayStation 3's PSN, and on the PlayStation Portable game Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles.