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Castlevania: Symphony of the Mike Part 3 – Inverted Hassle

In Part 1 I used my experiences with tourettes and OCD to look at Dracula. In Part 2 I looked at Alucard’s history of abuse and how it has marked him. Now in the final part of this series, I’m going … Continue reading

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Castlevania: Symphony of the Mike, Part 2 – A Miserable Pile of Secrets

In the first part of this series, we looked at the psychology of Dracula and how his behavior evokes the feelings that go along with some neurological conditions. I used my own experiences with OCD and tourettes to look at … Continue reading

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Castlevania: Symphony of the Mike Part 1 – OCDracula

Is it fair to retroactively psycho-analyze fictional characters? Perhaps not, in the sense that I am in no way ascribing motive to Koji Igarashi or anyone else who worked on Symphony of the Night, but as each player takes on the … Continue reading

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