Return of the Belmont
One of the largest cross-over events in side-scrolling history is getting closer. It seems, as the Dead Cells: Return to Castlevania DLC gets closer, more and more secrets become revealed. Today, Motion Twin and Evil Empire are happy to reveal a new trailer showing off an exciting new feature of the DLC. This teaser, arriving before the release of the game, shows off a second playable character coming with the DLC: none other than Richter Belmont. A press release provides more details about the Return to Castlevania DLC. Additionally, players can view the teaser trailer that shows off gameplay of Richter.
Dead Cells: Return to Castlevania is taking players back to the roots of the game with the grandfather of the Metroidvania genre. In this adventure, everyone’s favorite headless hero finds himself in a whole new land. Yet, he’s not alone. Players will be able to play as another legendary character, Castlevania’s own Richter Belmont. Of course, as the Beheaded and Richter players will have access to a variety of new and classic items. For instance players can expect to see such weapons as Vampire Killer, Throwing Axe and Holy Water.
Furthermore, players can expect to be able to explore the boundaries of Dracula’s Castle. But be warned. The DLC also features a host of new enemies. From three new boss fights including Death and Dracula himself, to a whole army of Castlevania enemies of old. Of course, players can check out the new trailer for a better look at Richter Belmont in action. As well, the trailer shows off what players can expect in the DLC.
Dead Cells: Return to Castlevania is arriving sometime in Q1 of 2023. So, players can expect it soon. Currently you can wish list the DLC on Steam.