Death Castlevania Boss Battle Screenshot Death Castlevania SOTN Screenshot Death Castlevania Harmony of Despair Screenshot

 Death is a recurring antagonist and boss in the Castlevania game series by Konami. 

He debuted as the Stage 5 Boss in the original Castlevania (1986) and returned in almost all later Castlevania games as one of the last bosses before Dracula. He is a loyal servant of Dracula and has the visual design of a Grim Reaper, including fighting with a Scythe. In Castlevania: Judgment (2008) he became playable for the first time. 


Death from the Castlevania Games: an Overview

Charactername: Death / Priest Zead    Developed /Created by Konami
Gameseries: Castlevania   First seen on: NES 
First Game: Castlevania   Year first seen in: 1986 
Last Game: Castlevania: Harmony of Despair (2010)   Birthplace:  
Role(s) and Characteristics: Villain, Boss   Weapons or Martial Arts Style: Scythe 
Additional Tags: Grim Reaper   Similar Characters:  
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Death from Castlevania

Death Castlevania Judgement Art Render Death Castlevania Judgement Concept Art

Castlevania Judgement (2008)

Death Official Art from Castlevania Lament of Innocence Render

Castlevania: Lament of Innocence (2003)




Death from Castlevania in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects

Death Castlevania Art Tribute

Death was drawn by Brendan Corris  once as part of our Castlevania Art Tribute in 2013.



Selected Fan Art of Death from the Castlevania Games




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