Castlevania: Nocturne is all set to become the next installment in what’s rapidly becoming Netflix’s Castlevania franchise. How do I know this, you might ask? Well, it’s mostly to do with the new main trailer Netflix just dropped for this dark fantasy horror series. Not only that, but it even comes with a date for when we’ll finally get to watch it. Don’t believe me? Then why not watch that trailer for yourself below, and revel in the blood, vampires, and bloody vampires?

Castlevania: Nocturne Main Trailer ~ Details

It seems like the Belmonts just can’t catch a break, can they?

Netflix has just released a new main trailer for Castlevania: Nocturne on YouTube. Said trailer shows of the dark fantasy horror action we’ve come to know and love from the first Castlevania series, also on Netflix. The only difference this time is that Clive Bradley is the writer and showrunner this time around instead of Warren Ellis. Oh, and the different characters and setting, since this spin-off takes place during the French Revolution in 1792 instead of in Wallachia in 1455.

So when will we get to see this Castlevania spin-off? The end of that main trailer reveals that Castlevania: Nocturne will make its global streaming debut on September 27, 2023. Of course, it’s a Netflix exclusive, so you’ll need a paid subscription to watch it.

However, Netflix also reveals that they will be premiering the first episode of Castlevania: Nocturne a day early on September 26, 2023 during their Drop 01 virtual event. You can watch that event on Twitch, Tudum, or on Netflix YouTube. If you live in Brazil or India though, then you’ll want the Netflix Brasil YouTube channel or the Netflix India YouTube channel respectively.

Bonus: Key Visual and Synopsis

Castlevania: Nocturne key visual.
Is it just me, or are you also getting a strong anime sense from this key visual?

Want to know what this Castlevania spin-off is going to be about? Well, Netflix does have an official synopsis for Castlevania: Nocturne for us to peruse today. You can check it out below:

France, 1792 – the height of the French Revolution. In a remote part of western France, the counter-revolutionary aristocracy has forged an alliance with a terrifying Vampire Messiah, who promises to ‘eat the sun’ and unleash an army of vampires and nightcreatures to crush the revolution and enslave humanity. Annette, a sorceress from the Caribbean, seeks out Richter Belmont, last descendant of the long-fabled family of vampire hunters, to lead the resistance.

From Showrunners Kevin Kolde (CASTLEVANIA) and Clive Bradley (TRAPPED), CASTLEVANIA: NOCTURNE is the next installment of the CASTLEVANIA universe. Bradley also serves as Creator/Writer. Sam Deats and Adam Deats share directing duties. Project 51 Productions and Powerhouse Animation produce for Netflix.

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