Akumajou Dracula was released in February 1988. It is known in US as "Haunted Castle [Model GX768]
The title of this game translates from Japanese as 'Demon Castle Dracula'.
Akumajou Dracula IS part of the "CastleVania
" games series. However, as many games of this series, it is not part of the main storyline. The main character doesn't have any name, but it is believed to be Simon Belmont of the original "CastleVania
King Records released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Konami Game Music Collection Vol.1 - K30X7705) on August 5, 1988. This album was reprinted (KCIA-2309) on May 21, 1993.