Ex-'Castlevania' Head Kickstarts The Game Konami Won't Make
Koji Igarashi, the former head of the popular "Castlevania" franchise, is crowdfunding a spiritual successor after leaving former employer Konami.By Matt Picht | May 12, 2015
When you're setting out to raise half a million dollars on Kickstarter, there's no point in being subtle about it.
The man behind those bats is Koji Igarashi, the Japanese game developer credited with revitalizing the "Castlevania" video game franchise.
Now, he's successfully Kickstarted a spiritual successor for the franchise — and he's got some dire predictions for the future of his former employer Konami.