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El Segundo, CA – Konami Digital
Entertainment, Inc has revealed the first in a new series of
videos, highlighting the innovative new weaponry and abilities
available in the upcoming
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2.
With the conclusion to the ‘Lords of Shadow’ series
releasing on February 25th, the publisher has issued the first
video detailing key armaments within the new game. Castlevania:
Lords of Shadow 2 introduces an improved combat system, with
Dracula earning a series of powerful weapons and abilities as he
progresses through the game.
Central to this new format is the Void Sword, a mystical weapon
with incredible restorative properties. The Void Sword is the focus
of this first trailer, and the weapon itself is found early on in
the game. Once obtained, the Void Sword allows Dracula to add his
enemies’ health to his own with every strike. It is a hugely
effective weapon, and becomes a focal point of the vampire’s
The new 50-second trailer shows the sword in full flow, against
multiple foes and the game’s larger adversaries. Stay tuned
for more gameplay updates in the lead up to Castlevania: Lords of
Shadow 2’s release.
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*Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 is rated ‘M’
for ‘Mature’, and may contain material inappropriate
for children under the age of 17. If posting the video on your
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