News have been floating around for the last few months that there was an animated series of Castlevania in the works for Netflix. The Official Netflix Twitter page has announced the Air Date of July 7th along with the first trailer for the series which you can see below. It also pays homage to the NES by featuring it within the first few seconds of the trailer.
In darkness, a hero returns. Castlevania comes to Netflix July 7. pic.twitter.com/mTOEaiq2j3
— Netflix (@netflix) May 24, 2017
This new show will loosely based on the events of Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse and follows “The last surviving member of the disgraced Belmont clan, trying to save Eastern Europe from extinction at the hand of Vlad Dracula Tepe himself.” According to producer Adi Shankar, the series of Castlevania is done in the vein of “Game of Thrones”and will feature mature content.
Source: Netflix (Twitter)