Skulls of humans or animals that float around and deal damage to the player. There are many different kinds of skulls in Castlevania. Many of these skulls are also ghosts. Some bosses are accompanied by skulls, such as Olrox and Adramelech.

Death's second form in Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse is that of a giant skull.

Enemy DataEdit

Enemy Data: Skull
Image Name - Game
Statistics Items Location
Vkill-skull Ghost  [ edit ]
Vampire Killer
' Exp: 200
2. Dungeon
3. Castle Ruins
Hcast-ghost Ghost  [ edit ]
Haunted Castle
' HP: 4
Atk: 1
5. Clocktower
SkullS1 17. The Skull  [ edit ]
Simon's Quest
' HP: 16
Drop: Small Heart (day), Half Heart (night)
Uta Lower Road, Debious Woods
LCD SQ Fire Ghost 7. Fire Ghost 
Simon's Quest LCD
' HP: 1
Exp: 20
2. Graveyard (night), 3. Castle, 4. The Castlevania
SQ Watch Fire Ghost 4. Fire Ghost 
Simon's Quest Watch
' HP: 1
Exp: 5
Stages 1-4
Skullheadww 8. Fire Skeleton (jpn) [ edit ]
Konami Wai Wai World
' HP: 1
Atk: 1
Castle stage
Cv3-skull 30. Skull Head  [ edit ]
Dracula's Curse (North American and European Hard Modes only)
Puwexil 55. Puwexil  (Death Breath Head) [ edit ]
Super Castlevania IV
' 4. Outer Keep
Rob-ghost-1- Ghost  [ edit ]
Rondo of Blood (Strategy)
' HP: 6
Exp: 150
3. Cathedral
Rob-pskull-1- Flying Skull  [alt] [ edit ]
Rondo of Blood
' HP: 1
Exp: 50
5. Ghost Ship
3eyeskull Giant Ghost  [alt] [ edit ]
Rondo of Blood
' HP: 2x3
Exp: 1000
3'. Caves
Cvdx-ghost-1- Skull Head  [ edit ]
Dracula X (Strategy)
' HP: 2
4. Dungeon, 5. Courtyard, 6. Clock Tower
Phantomskull-1- 36. Phantom Skull  (Flying Skull) [ edit ]
Symphony of the Night
Executed soldier's head. Hunting for vengeance. Strong: Dark
Weak: Holy
Level: 10
HP: 15
Exp: 30
Drop: Felt Hat, Resist Dark
Clock Tower
Sotnskull 51. Skull Lord  (Big Ghost) [ edit ]
Symphony of the Night
Giant skull spirit. Strong: Dark
Weak: Holy
Level: 12
HP: 80
Exp: 50
Drop: Scimitar, Skull Shield
Clock Tower, Reverse Keep
StoneskullStoneskull2 4. Stone Skull  (Spin Head) [ edit ]
Symphony of the Night
Indestructible spinning skull. Level: 1
Exp: 0
Black Marble Gallery, Reverse Colosseum, Reverse Outer Wall
Cv64-skullhead Flying Skull  (Skull Head) [ edit ]
Castlevania 64
' HP: 10
Villa, Tunnel
Cv64-skullhead Floating Skull  [ edit ]
Legacy of Darkness
' HP: 1
Drop: Usually Power-Up, Red Jewel, or Gold; Frequently Attack Item
Foggy Lake, Forest, Villa, Tunnel
Hod ghost 11. Ghost  [ edit ]
Harmony of Dissonance
' Weak: Fire
Level: 4
HP: 4
Exp: 11
Castle A: The Wailing Way
Castle B: Castle Treasury, Luminous Cavern, Clock Tower
Bigskull 13. Large Ghost  (Big Ghost) [ edit ]
Harmony of Dissonance
' Weak: Fire
Level: 6
HP: 33
Exp: 12
Drop: $5
Common Drop: $25
Castle A: The Wailing Way, Skeleton Cave
Castle B: The Wailing Way, Shrine of the Apostates
AOS-Giantghost 20. Giant Ghost  (Big Ghost) [ edit ]
Aria of Sorrow
Transformed into a giant ghost by exposure to the castle's magic. Strong: Darkness
Weak: Holy
HP: 75
MP: 100
Exp: 22
Atk: 18
Def: 1
Soul: Force Field
Chapel, Study
Maneater 65. Man-Eater  [ edit ]
Aria of Sorrow
A worms that subsists on skulls. Weak: Sword
HP: 666
MP: 666
Exp: 444
Atk: 45
Def: 35
Timestop: Unaffected, Ripple laser is affected
Rare Drop: Rahab's Sword
Soul: Ripple Laser
Underground Reservoir
Aos mimic 97. Mimic  [ edit ]
Aria of Sorrow
Assumes the form of a treasure and quietly awaits his prey. Strong: Darkness
Weak: Light
HP: 100
MP: 259
Exp: 200
Atk: 53
Def: 25
Soul: Cash Back
Forbidden Area, Chaotic Realm (inside of a candle)
010 10. Spirit  [ edit ]
Lament of Innocence
An evil spirit that sucks up people's life energy. Weak: Knife, Axe
HP: 30
Drop: Holy Water, Cross
Garden Forgotten by Time, Ghostly Theatre
026 26. Rune Spirit  [ edit ]
Lament of Innocence
A spirit born from the hatred of animals massacred by humans. Strong: Knife, Axe
Weak: Holy Water, Cross
HP: 20
House of Sacred Remains, Dark Palace of Waterfalls
COD-005 5. Spirit Lv.4  [ edit ]
Curse of Darkness
A slain animal's head revived as an angry wraith. Never lets go once its teeth seize of prey. Weak: Fire
Level: 4
HP: 32
Exp: 1
Rare Drop: Potion
Steal: $10
Baljhet Mountains
COD-044 44. Spirit Lv.19  [ edit ]
Curse of Darkness
A animal's head revived as an angry wraith. Never lets go once its teeth seize hold of prey. Weak: Fire
Level: 19
HP: 86
Exp: 16
Rare Drop: Potion
Steal: $10
Forest of Jigramunt, Tower of Eternity
COD-079 79. Spirit Lv.32  [ edit ]
Curse of Darkness
A animal's head revived as an angry wraith. Never lets go once its teeth seize hold of prey. Weak: Fire
Level: 32
HP: 133
Exp: 45
Rare Drop: Potion
Steal: $10
Baljhet Mountains, Aiolon Ruins, Infinite Corridor, Dracula's Castle, Tower of Eternity, Tower of Evermore
Flyingskull 42. Flying Skull  [ edit ]
Portrait of Ruin
A skull that flies through the air. Strong: Dark
Weak: Strike, Whip, Fire, Holy
HP: 10
Exp: 15
Skill Pt: 1
Drop: Glasses
Sandy Grave, Entrance
Sotnskull 47. Great Ghost  (Big Ghost) [ edit ]
Portrait of Ruin
An enormous phantom. Strong: Strike, Whip, Slash, Dark
Weak: Holy
HP: 66
Exp: 240
Skill Pt: 9
Sandy Grave
Giantghost Giant Ghost 
Order of Shadows
Ooe maneater 111. Maneater  [ edit ]
Order of Ecclesia
This monstrous insect buzzes about inside a great skull. Weak: Slash, Flame, Light
HP: 2,500
Exp: 1,500
Skill Pt: 40
Atk: 51
Skeleton Cave
TAR GOS Ghost  [ edit ]
Adventure ReBirth
A spirit doomed to walk the castle grounds for all eternity.(*) 5. Clock Tower
TAR GGO Skull Lord  [ edit ]
Adventure ReBirth
An enormous phantom.(*) 4. Chapel, 5. Clock Tower