Rated: Fiction M - English - Romance/Fantasy - Alucard, Dracula, Lisa T. - Chapters: 17 - Words: ... if it hadn't been for Lisa, I would have died.' Alucard, born Adrian Fahrenheit Tepes, is the dhampir (half human half vampire) son of Count Vlad Tepes Draculaand the human woman Lisa. Alucard was one of the playable characters in Castlevania Judgment for the Nintendo Wii, a fighting game based on the series. Ranubis Half of WMTW. Sypha: I would very much like to hear the story of how that happened. Alucard doesn't have a problem challenging the traditions and will of his father, Dracula, to do the right thing. [51] The switch to an anime style for the character designs in Dawn of Sorrow was notably criticized, as many reviewers preferred the designs made by Ayami Kojima. Dying and gazing at the Mirror of Fate he finally realizes the truth of what really happened to Gabriel and feels sorry for him, calling him his father. His mother's death and admonition not to hate humanity caused him to take up arms against his father. It is explained in the source material, Symphony of the night to be precise, even Lisa's last words are somewhat taken from the game. It is revealed that this version of Alucard was originally Trevor Belmont, the son of Gabriel and Marie Belmont, conceived before Gabriel was turned into a vampire and became the dark lord Dracula. Alucard may have the most tragic character arc in Season 3. 7 Chaotic Good - Trevor. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Ultimate", "All Time Greatest Game Hero – The Standings", "RPGamer > Staff Retroview > Castlevania: Symphony of the Night", "The 50 Greatest Video Game Characters – 34. Alucard appears in the sequel Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 as a supporting character. I’m rewatching season 2 and have never played the games. Having achieved his life's goal of slaying his father in Season 2, Alucard was left to find a new purpose. Alucard, also known as Adrian Fahrenheit Ţepeş, is the dhampir son of Dracula.Born because of an unnatural bond between Dracula and a human woman named Lisa, Alucard had special powers and was destined to be stronger than any human but not as strong as his father. [55] On the other hand, Blasting News felt that the second season of Castlevania gave more screentime to developed the chemistry between Alucard and his friends in contrast to his brief role in the first season. The Squad is ready. His mother's death and admonition not to hate humanity caused him to take up arms against his father. [54] GameSpot agreed that the trio's appearances in the first episodes were underwhelming as the cast spends their time interacting in a library, adding that their relationship gets uninteresting quickly. Castlevania season 3 has finally hit Netflix, bringing with it new adventures for Trevor Belmont, Sypha Belnades, and Alucard as well as new villains … At the conclusion of Season 3, his character seems to overlap into True or even Evil Neutral territory. The Lords of Shadow reboot series, starting with the character's introduction in Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate, changes Alucard's backstory, revealing him as Trevor Belmont, once a mortal who was transformed into a vampire after his death at the hands of his biological father, the remorseful Dracula. Alucard has received praise and criticism from several video game publications, primarily concentrating on his role in Symphony of the Night. [7] In Dracula's Curse and Castlevania Legends , he fights against his father alongside the vampire hunters of the Belmont clan , and he is featured as the protagonist of Symphony of the Night . Due to his human mother, Lisa, Alucard is a dhampir, a half-human, half-vampire. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Dracula, confused, gazes at the mirror as well and learns who Trevor was all along. Alucard calling his war "History's longest suicide note." Dracula proceeds to attack Simon for being a Belmont, wishing to end the Belmont bloodline due to his hatred of his past life. Alucard: I am half-human. Once they do, Alucard would remove the sword so Dracula can resurrect and destroy the two for good. Alternate Universe - Everyone Lives/Nobody Dies; Inaccurate Use of Source Material Lore; Domesticity; gentle angst (Just a Pinch for Flavor's Sake) Slice of Life; Fluffy; Bittersweet; Summary . There are a few agents of chaos that drive the plot of Castlevania, and Trevor Belmont is the most notable one. [15][failed verification][16], In the 1989 Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse for the NES, Alucard is initially a boss encountered by the primary protagonist, Trevor Belmont. Proportional amounts of murders.) It's a Nightmare Alucard has due to a Succubus, but it still portrays what happens accurately (until, y'know, the Succubus tries to twist his memory). You need taller shoes. But going from grieving to genocide is too much. His mother's death and admonition not to hate humanity caused him to take up arms against his father. Bless Alucard, because his argument is that Dracula should murder the people who actually killed Lisa instead of, y'know, an entire country, rather than "don't murder people." Trevor grew up not knowing of his true origin until the Brotherhood of Light reveals to him who his parents were. [23] RPGamer disagreed with this assessment, noting that the plot and Alucard's role "isn't very deep" and secondary to the concentration on gameplay. His first appearance in the series was in the 1989 game Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse, but he is best known for his role in the critically acclaimed Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, released in 1997. [43] While grieving over his mother's death at the hands of the Church for condemning her as a witch, Alucard attempts to stop his father from taking revenge on humanity for her sake. Alucard acted like a boss (not a real boss) at this point, testing the skills of the hero. 『 alucard x oc 』『 castlevania 』 While looking for the thing that will cure the illness that threatens to kill her by the end of the week, a hybrid bumps into the last of the Belmonts and gets roped into fulfilling a prophecy with a drunkard, a Speaker, and a dhampir too pretty for his own good. Oooh, nice. "We will go get my wife", I replied. [28][29], In the 2003 Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow for the Game Boy Advance, Alucard is present in disguise as the enigmatic Japanese government agent Genya Arikado in order to prevent the powers of his father, who was finally killed by Julius Belmont, from ending up in the wrong hands. Having achieved his life's goal of slaying his father in Season 2, Alucard was left to find a new purpose. My mother's name was Lisa, and she was mortal. [48] Empire also included Alucard on their list of the 50 greatest video game characters, ranking him as 34th. [22] Alucard's placement as a protagonist was unusual for the series up to that point, as previous Castlevania games had featured often members of the Belmont clan as the protagonists. 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[49], Alucard's appearance in Aria of Sorrow and Dawn of Sorrow as Genya Arikado was also noted by reviewers. He is eventually reawakened by Trevor Belmont and Sypha Belnades, and after a brief battle, he agrees to aid them in stopping his father. Alucard was present shortly before Lisa's death, just like his father, being unable to stop the event, with Lisa requesting that Alucard allowed the mob to kill her, under the belief that it would ultimately save their souls from eternal damnation. [37] After both of Celia's "dark lord's candidates," Dmitrii Blinov and Dario Bossi, are defeated, Arikado stops Celia's attempt to force Soma to awaken into the new dark lord, but inadvertently allows Dmitrii to revive himself. [13], The 1997 Castlevania Legends for the Game Boy was Alucard's third appearance in the series. [35], Alucard reprises his role as Arikado in the sequel to Aria of Sorrow, the 2005 Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow for the Nintendo DS, where he works to stop the machinations of a cult headed by Celia Fortner to create a new dark lord by killing Soma. Due to his human mother, Lisa, Alucard is a dhampir, a half-human, half-vampire. He concocts a centuries spanning plan to put his father into a deep sleep by piercing his heart with the Crissaegrim sword, in order to draw out both Zobek and Satan. Dracula's horde is tearing the land apart but she pays no mind to this. Dracula agrees with his son's plan and awakens centuries later during modern times. In Dracula's Curse and Castlevania Legends, he fights against his father alongside the vampire hunters of the Belmont clan, and he is featured as the protagonist of Symphony of the Night. [46] GameSpot called Alucard's sprite and running animation "easily some of the most impressive visuals in the entire Castlevania library. She found the castle, and banged on the front door with the pommel of her knife. After his mother had been killed, Adrian grew up under the tutelage of his father where he was taught the dark arts and shaped into the warrior who would one day fight for the side of evil. [34] Arikado subsequently advises Soma to destroy the flow of chaos in the castle to free himself from his fate, which Soma succeeds in doing. Alucard: [chuckles] She actually showed up, at his front door. 『 alucard x oc 』『 castlevania 』 While looking for the thing that will cure the illness that threatens to kill her by the end of the week, a hybrid bumps into the last of the Belmonts and gets roped into fulfilling a prophecy with a drunkard, a Speaker, and a dhampir too pretty for his own good. Similar to his initial appearance in Dracula's Curse, he is a boss challenging the skills of the game's protagonist, Sonia Belmont. We were never told anything about Alucard's age, just that Lisa died in the 70s. He meets up with Dracula and his own son, Simon. Was Alucard not living with his mother? Alucard appears as a major character in the 2017 Castlevania animated series based on the 1989 video game Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse, voiced by James Callis. In 1476 when Trevor Belmont was on his own quest to hunt out the Count Dracula who had controlled his son to become evil, Alucard would be waiting for Trevor Belmont to come by. The Climax “ Abusive Parents: He scarred Alucard when his son tried to reason with his father that they shouldn't kill all of humanity.Later it's revealed to be completely averted in regards to him and Lisa raising Alucard. Sypha: She sounds interesting. [40] Following Soma's battle with Menace, a giant demon that sprouts from Dmitrii, Arikado explains to Soma that he is not destined to become the dark lord, nor does he need to. Alucard: [chuckles] She actually showed up, at his front door. GameSpy deplored the "shallow, lifeless anime images" and IGN called the images "down to the level of 'generic Saturday morning Anime' quality. Igarashi, also the producer of Dawn of Sorrow, wished to utilize the anime style as a marketing technique due to his belief that the Nintendo DS targeted a younger audience than previous Castlevania games had. Dracula may have died in Season 2, but if there's one thing we've learned from the Castlevania games, it's that he never stays gone for long. Alucard didn't really die. Yet he states that he still existed in order to kill the souls residing within him allowing for him to eventually return. It was explained in SOTN. Lisa delivered the following words for Alucard to deliver to Dracula: "Do not hate humans. ", is designed as a homage to Alucard. [7] Kojima was not present in the design team for Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow, and Arikado, along with the rest of the cast, were drawn in an anime style. Alucard | Adrian Tepes | Arikado Genya & Trevor Belmont & Sypha Belnades (12) Alucard | Adrian Tepes | Arikado Genya & Lisa (9) Alucard/Original Character(s) (7) Due to his human mother, Lisa, Alucard is a dhampir, a half-human, half-vampire. And yes, Alucard couldn’t stop you before. Sypha and Trevor are catching up, following the sounds of smashing. Dawn would normally be breaking by now. [Alucard]: “This entire catastrophe has been nothing but history’s longest suicide note!” Stab!...but not high enough to hit the heart. Alucard didn't really die. [13] Aside from the changing of the script and Alucard's English voice actor to Yuri Lowenthal, his role in the Symphony of the Night portion of The Dracula X Chronicles remains the same. But Dracula mortally injures Alucard, forcing him to spend a year recovering within the underground levels of Gresit. Alucard Statue (Castlevania: Symphony of the Night): First 4 Figures is proud to present the highly anticipated Castlevania: Symphony of the Night - Alucard. Dracula mourns over his loss, and places Trevor in a coffin with the name Alucard, since he never learned his son's real name. [12] Igarashi noted that due to fan complaints over the poor voice acting in a majority of the original cast in Symphony of the Night, a new script for the game better translating the original Japanese text, as well as a set of new voice actors were used. If you don't mind watching a quick bit of SOTN, watch this. Born because of an unnatural bond between Dracula and a human woman named Lisa, Alucard had special powers and was destined to be stronger than any human but not as strong as his father. Adrian Tepes(Alucard's pov) "So what happens now", the female speaker asked as I put my coat on. Adrian Fahrenheit Țepeș (アドリアン・ファーレンハイツ・ツェペシュ, Adorian Fārenhaitsu Tsepeshu), better known as Alucard (アルカード, Arukādo), is a character in Konami's Castlevania series of video games. [33] He instructs him to seek out the castle's throne room, where Soma realizes that he is Dracula's reincarnation. [19][20] Symphony of the Night also expands on Alucard's background, revealing how his human mother, Lisa, was hunted down and executed by humans who believed her to be a witch. While this sent Dracula into a rage that saw him declare eternal war on humanity, Lisa managed to convince Alucard not to hate humans as they already lived h… [1] Much of the original artwork for the game was lost during the Great Hanshin earthquake. Alucard is also the protagonist of the DLC Revelations, taking place shortly prior to the events of the game. Validated User. Alucard: I am half-human. Nov 23, 2018 #94 Hoo boy, the disrespect. I don't disagree with Dracula that anyone could have objected, but I'm with Alucard. [44] He also cameos in the Palutena's Guidance conversation for Richter Belmont, wherein he recalls the events of Symphony of the Night before telling Pit not to underestimate Richter. They destroy Zobek and Satan and appear to be on good terms in the end. He was intended to be a mirror image of his father, as evidenced by his name, his father's name spelled backwards. [10] Alucard has a long coat, a vampire cape, and tall boots, which can increase his height in Castlevania: Symphony of the Night. Alucard engages his enraged father ahead of his two friends, telling him that they both know he wants to die, telling him that they both know he wants to die, having died inside when he lost Lisa. Dracula may have died in Season 2, but if there's one thing we've learned from the Castlevania games, it's that he never stays gone for long. Yet Legends has Dracula conquering humanity decades before her death. [36] Arikado initially requests that Soma does not become involved, but gives him a letter and talisman from Mina when he encounters him later in the game. See also: Lisa Lisa of Lupu, later known asLisa Ţepeş,is a character in the Netflix original series, Castlevania. Was Alucard … [17] This was a significant departure from the first two Castlevania games for the NES, and the fourth installment on the Super NES, which only featured Simon Belmont as the primary playable character, and Alucard's abilities, a fireball attack and the ability to transform into a bat, were unique elements introduced into the series. Alucard is half-vampire and half-human, due to being the off-spring of a human, Lisa, and a vampire, Dracula.He was born under the name Adrian Fahrenheit Tepes.Adrian was close to his mother, Lisa, and always respected her views, siding with his mother instead of his father, the evil Dracula.Lisa soon died when humans accused her of being a witch. Alucard, also known as Adrian Fahrenheit Tepes, is a major protagonist from Castlevania. If the player defeats Alucard, he can be utilized as a playable character in the game. Due to his human mother, Lisa, Alucard is a dhampir, a half-human, half-vampire. A subreddit for the video game franchise and Netflix Original TV Series Castlevania. Cookies help us deliver our Services. [50] RPGFan derided Arikado's "cool and impassive personality" as stereotypical, but praised the game's character development as setting him apart from previous supporting characters in the series. As grateful as she was for his trust, she had failed. After Lisa was killed, mistaken for a witch, Adrian grew up under the influence of his father, whence he was taught in the dark arts and molded into a warrior who would one day fight for the side of evil. Although Trevor puts up a valiant effort, in the end he is defeated and stabbed in the heart with his own Combat Cross. Lisa was killed when Dracula was traveling. In the games, Dracula and his floating castle return every 100 years, forcing a member of the Belmont clan or Alucard to take up their weapons and strike down the Lord of Vampires all over again. [8][9] The anime style would also serve as a litmus test as to whether future Castlevania games would incorporate the style. Charlie is a werewolf with a tough past. Seriously Alucard. Due to the brainwashing of the current member of the Belmont clan, Richter Belmont, Alucard heads to his father's castle to find Richter and ensure that Dracula does not return into the world. In the series, Alucard is the son of Dracula, the antagonist of the Castlevania series. In the series, Alucard is the son of Dracula, the antagonist of the Castlevania series. Throughout the game Alucard also appears as a younger Trevor Belmont and guides Dracula through his Castle to help him recover his old powers and missing memories. 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