This page is intended to list the different player and game statistics used in various Castlevania games, most particularly on the metroidvania-styled titles.

Castlevania: Curse of DarknessEdit

(On submenus, description from Castlevania Curse of Darkness English Manual)

Player statisticsEdit

  • Level (LV) - Current experience level.
  • Hit Points (HP) - Hector's health. If this reaches 0, the game is over.
  • Attack Power (ATK) - Total attack power. Combines Hector's innate attack and I.D. enhancement.
  • Defense Power (DEF) - Total defense power. Combines Hector's innate defense and I.D. enhancement.
  • Strength (STR) - Strength.
  • Constitution (CON) - Constitution. Determines recovery time when poisoned or cursed. The higher the number, the faster the recovery time.
  • Luck (LCK) - Luck. Determines your chance of finding rare items.
  • Experience (EXP) - Current experience points.
  • Next (NEXT) - EXP required to reach the next level.
  • Gold (GOLD) - The amount of gold on hand.
  • Time (TIME) - The time played.

Player resistancesEdit

Innocent Devil statisticsEdit

  • Level (LV) - Current level of Innocent Devil.
  • Heart Total (Heart Symbol) - Current heart total. Hearts decrease as the I.D. takes damage or uses a special ability. The I.D. will no longer be able to do anything if its heart total reaches 0. Collect a certain amount of hearts to restore the I.D. to its material form.
  • Attack Power (ATK) - I.D. attack power.
  • Defense Power (DEF) - I.D. defense power.
  • Magical Attack Power (MAG) - I.D. magical attack power.
  • Agility (AGL) - I.D. agility.
  • Strength Boost (+ STR) - Strength boost added to Hector.
  • Constitution Boost (+ CON) - Constitution boost added to Hector.
  • Luck Boost (+ LCK) - Luck boost added to Hector.
  • Eat (EAT) - The number of evolution crystals given to the Innocent Devil, broken down by Sword/Axe/Spear/Knuckle/Special. The evolution route will be determined by the most accumulated evolution crystal type.
  • Experience (EXP) - Accumulated experience points.

Castlevania: Portrait of RuinEdit

(On submenus, name from Castlevania Portrait of Ruin English Manual)


Those parameters differ from Jonathan Morris to Charlotte Aulin (and vice versa).

Game menuEdit

Those parameters are shared by both characters.