Konami officially announced Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate for 3DS at E3 today, coming this fall to 3DS.
Developed by Mercury Steam, the same studio behind Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, the game follows the story of Simon and Trevor Belmont, the descendants of Gabriel Belmont, as they battle to discover their true fate. Trevor, a knight of the Brotherhood of Light, is seeking revenge against his father, who killed his mother. And what was once Gabriel Belmont is now Dracula, who has declared war upon the Brotherhood of Light.
Mirror of Fate will include “multiple characters, each with unique abilities and skills across different eras,” “a huge array of combos and a deep strategic combat system,” ” immensely detailed levels,” “enormous boss fights” and “high resolution 3D polygon graphics, and side scrolling areas with full 3D battles combined.”
“With the enormous success of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, we wanted to provide fans with the next installment in the Lords of Shadow universe, utilizing all the capabilities that the new Nintendo 3DS platform has to offer,” said Dave Cox, Producer on the title and Head of Product Planning and Development for Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH. “Two years later, we are proud to announce the highly anticipated Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate, a stunning 3D action adventure title that will give players an unrivaled, intense handheld gaming experience, while shedding light on the lineage and true destiny of the Belmont family.”
Watch the debut trailer below. Check out the first screenshots at the gallery.