There was by no means any doubt that Castlevania would return for a 3rd season on Netflix. In any case, not solely has it turned out to be a profitable collection for the streaming service nevertheless it’s probably the greatest (if not THE finest) variations of a online game franchise up to now. And, if the official trailer is any indication, Castlevania season 3 is about to be the most effective season of the present but.
The third season picks up the place season 2 left off. With Dracula defeated, his manipulative normal Carmilla now controls the forces of evil and is free to proceed the reign of terror in Wallachia. Carmilla has enslaved the highly effective forge grasp Hector, forcing him to create extra monstrosities for her military to do her bidding.
In the meantime, having parted methods after the battle in Dracula’s fortress, it appears like Trevor and Sypha have gone on to have their very own adventures whereas Alucard has remained as emo as ever within the wake of his father’s dying by his hand. However with the rise of Carmilla and new threats to the land, the heroes should reunite for one more battle in opposition to the darkness.
Amid all this chaos is Isaac, the human-hating forge grasp who has his personal plans for destroying the world. The trailer teases that he’ll be one more villain to be reckoned with all through the season. You may watch the trailer beneath:
The trailer teases a couple of new characters in addition to nods to monsters within the video games. One in every of these monsters is Legion, the enormous ball of writhing, intertwined our bodies that terrorizes Alucard in Symphony of the Night time. Malachi, a Cthulhu-like ghoul from Symphony of the Night time, additionally makes a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it look.
A mysterious girl is proven speaking to a caged Hector. It is unclear who this character is for the time being, however some are theorizing that it would Julia Laforeze, the witch who helped Hector in Curse of Darkness. That mentioned, this character seems by Carmilla’s facet later within the trailer, so she may be an ally in spite of everything.
Sequence author Warren Ellis mentioned of the brand new season in a blog post: “It’s a bizarre one – with elevated episode depend and price range, I went a bit mad and sort of examined the boundaries of the factor.”
Richard Armitage (Trevor), James Callis (Alucard), Graham McTavish (Dracula), Alejandra Reynoso (Sypha), Jaime Murray (Carmilla), Ade M’Cormack (Isaac), and Theo James (Hector) will all return for the 10-episode third season.
Castlevania season Three premieres on Netflix on March 5.