While big and small screen adaptations of classic video game franchises traditionally get a bad rap, things have been getting better as of late. In the last year alone, we were graced with not one, but two solid films (Detective Pikachu
and the Sonic the Hedgehog
movie), and while it’s technically based on the book series of the same name, it’s hard to deny that fans of the Witcher video games contributed to the show’s success.
In fact, The Witcher
is not the only Netflix
video game adaptation that’s been getting a lot of love recently. The animated Castlevania
series, which originally premiered back in 2017, has received praise from both critics and audiences alike, and it’s gone on to become one of the most successful original animated shows on the platform.
It should come as no surprise then that it was recently renewed for a fourth season,