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The Top 10 Metroidvania Games

A portmanteau of Metroid and Castlevania, the term Metroidvania describes games with left to right and up and down scrolling in a 2D world underpinned by role-playing...

Castlevania: Circle of the Moon Review (GBA)

The Castlevania series is undeniably iconic at this point, with the first game releasing 33 years ago this year, and an incredibly long list of games making up its...

Top 10 – Retro Platformers

Often considered a quintessential video game genre, platformers are actually a relatively recent invention – at least in the span of video game history. Many...

The Top 10 NES Games of All Time

It's almost impossible to choose the Top 10 Games for the Nintendo Entertainments System (NES). We give it a go anyway - featuring Super Mario Bros & More!

The Top 10 SNES Games of All Time!

This is a big one! What are the best SNES games of all time? With Super Mario, Zelda, Star Fox and more to choose from - we attempt to list the top 10

Castlevania: Blood Lines (Mega Drive) – You didn’t buy it!?

When most people think about the Castlevania series on home consoles, thoughts typically turn to the Nintendo Famicom editions, numbered one through three, or for those...

The Top 10 Gaming Releases of 1997

The PlayStation was hitting on all cylinders, the Nintendo 64 was just getting into the mix, and PC gaming was in a bit of a renaissance. Welcome to 1997!

Castlevania Review – A Must Watch

“I’m Trevor Fucking Belmont” I’m a massive Castlevania fan. I don’t mean that in a sense that “Ah yeah, I enjoyed a bit of Symphony...

Castlevania Successor Bloodstained: Ritual Of The Night Gets Shiny New E3 Trailer

DIE MONSTER. YOU DON’T BELONG IN THIS WORLD. Castlevania has seen something of a resurgence as of late, such as the recent Netflix show getting quite a good...

Castlevania Netflix Trailer Revealed

RISE DRACULA So as we reported a while ago, Netflix is giving us an animated adaptation of Castlevania. With the show runner even going as far as to say he wants the...

Top 5 Biggest Chests In Gaming!

We’ve done our fair share of lists over the years here at FunstockRetro. We’ve covered everything from Castlevania Games everyone should play, to Characters...

10 Year Old (Or Older) Games That Are Still 10/10 Classics!

The passage of time is something we gamers know very well! From the rise and fall of the arcades to the failed systems that were attempted by company after company....

Castlevania Successor Heading To Nintendo Switch!

Fan of Castlevania? Good. It’s making a resurgence from the looks of things! You’ve got TV shows being made and projects like Bloodstained: Ritual Of The...

5 Games Any Castlevania Fan Should Play!

CASTLEVANIA FAN? GOOD. THERE SEEMS TO BE A BIT OF A CASTLEVANIA RESURGENCE IN THE WORKS. Don’t believe me? A recent example would be the upcoming Castlevania show...

Castlevania Showrunner Wants New TV Show To Be On Par With Game Of Thrones!

We previously reported that Castlevania would be getting the Netflix treatment later this year, to which you can read about here. With the cat out of the bag and...

Castlevania Coming To Netflix This Year!

Castlevania is one of Konami’s most underutilised properties. It’s a shame since it’s a series with lots of history and well respected within the...

Top 5 Game Boy Advance Games Of All Time!

The Game Boy Advance is one of the greatest handhelds of all time! Yup, I said it. Bring it on N-Gage lovers! Nintendo and it’s compact Game Boy Advance handheld...

Top 5 Retro Horror Games Of All Time!

Halloween has passed now. We’ve seen a multitude of various pumpkin carvings and insane costumes take the spotlight over the last few weeks leading up to the...