Cutscenes: HBO's The Last of Us Companion Podcast
1 year ago

S3E3 - Castlevania Season 1 (2017)

In our third episode of Season 3, we take on Dracula's army in Castlevania Season 1.

Hosted by Jacob McCourt (@JacobMcCourt), Katie Lesperance (@lesperak) & Travis Colenutt (@TravisColenutt).

Show Notes:

  • 1:20 The tutorial (our 60-second plot summary)
  • 2:50 Our history with the Castlevania video game series
  • 5:55 We start in Romania with a love story
  • 10:10 Accumulating an army for a year
  • 12:40 Jacob rips off the bandaid
  • 19:10 Leaving Dracula
  • 27:00 Getting pulled back in with a lovely fight
  • 29:55 "This is worst thing we have watched on the podcast"
  • 34:50 Critical Hits (choice user reviews from
  • 42:40 MinMax: where we cover the good/bad that we have not talked about yet
  • 49:45 Our game this week: Vampire or Nah?
  • 58:50 Cut or Scene: should this show be watched or skipped?

Cutscenes is a seasonal podcast at the intersection of video games and TV/movies. Our six-episode Season 3 airs from October 28th to December 2nd, 2021.

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Music (used under Creative Commmons): "Introduction" by Lifeformed | Intro Voiceover by Matt Storm aka Stormageddon