||Translation by Bisqwit
|And then descended the horrible night.
||WHAT A HORRIBLE NIGHT TO HAVE A CURSE.
||And then descends a horrible night.
|The night of a nightmare has ended (due to sunrise).
||THE MORNING SUN HAS VANQUISHED THE HORRIBLE NIGHT.
||The morning sun has vanquished the horrible night.
|Let’s take you to a good place, *creepy laughter*
||SURE, I'LL TAKE YOU TO A GOOD PLACE. HEH!! HEH!! HEH!!
||Well then... Let's go to a really good place. Hehehe!! Hee, hee!!
|Let’s guide you to the place where you must go.
||LET ME SHOW YOU THE WAY.
||Let me take you to where you must go.
|Everything done? Let's get going then. Next stop: Belasco Marsh.
||I'LL SHOW YOU THE WAY.
||Everything done? Let's get going then. Next stop: Belasco Marsh.
|When you hold the white crystal over your eyes in the Berkeley mansion, a path is revealed.
||CLEAR A PATH AT BERKELEY MANSION WITH A WHITE CRYSTAL.
||A crystal can reveal a secret path in the Berkeley Mansion.
|When you smash an oak stake at a certain object, a symbol of the King of Evil appears.
||A SYMBOL OF EVIL WILL APPAER WHEN YOU STRIKE THE STAKE.
||A symbol of Dracula will appear when you strike with a stake made of oak.
|The clearing of the curse of the river will usher (i.e. it will lead/escort you) into Brahm’s mansion.
||DESTROY THE CURSE AND YOU'LL RULE BRAHM'S MANSION.
||The road to Brahm's Mansion will be heralded by dispelling the curse of the river.
|The source of the holy flame sleeps even now in the land that is forever closed off from daylight (in a territory that never sees sunlight).
||A FLAME FLICKERS INSIDE THE RING OF FIRE.
||Even today the Sacred Flame rests in a realm hidden from sunlight.
|When you kneel in front of a lake holding a blue crystal, the ground accepts/receives the water.
||TO REPLENISH EARTH ,KNEEL BY THE LAKE WITH THE BLUE CRYSTAL.
||When the sapphire hits the sand of a lake beach, the earth will swallow the water.
|In front of Deborah cliff there is an elderly gypsy who has a mineral chunk ("diamond").
||AN OLD GYPSY HOLDS A DIAMOND IN FRONT OF DEBORAH CLIFF.
||There is an old gypsy who lives in southern Jam Wasteland. She has a giant diamond.
|The heart of the King of Evil clears the curse of someone that is cursed.
||DESTROY THE CURSE WITH DRACULA'S HEART.
||Dracula's heart will destroy a certain curse.
|At a graveyard, when garlic is placed on the ground, demons will die, and a person who awaits for you will appear.
||GARLIC IN THE GRAVEYARD SUMMONS A STRANGER.
||Put garlic on cemetery ground, and demons will die. You may also meet someone awaiting you.
|Hold a red crystal in front of Deborah cliff and wait for a wind.
||WAIT FOR A SOUL WITH A RED CRYSTAL ON DEBORAH CLIFF.
||Press a ruby against the Deborah cliff, kneel, and wait for a whirlwind.
|A soul/spirit will be blown into the laurels, when you wrap them in a silk bag.
||PLACE THE LAURELS IN A SILK BAG TO BRING THEM TO LIFE.
||When you wrap dry herbs, such as laurels, in a silk bag, they will be brought to life.
|A person without living laurels will perish on the cursed swamp.
||THE CURSE HAS KILLED THE LAUREL TREE.
||Treading through the cursed swamp without living laurels is perilous.
|The claw of the King of Evil has the power to break evil walls.
||DRACULA'S NAIL MAY SOLVE THE EVIL MYSTERY.
||The nail of Dracula possesses the power to shatter evil walls.
|The god of death (shinigami) / with a concealed knife / Carmilla’s pupil becomes dim.
||DRACULA'S EVIL KNIFE BLURS CAMILLA'S VISION.
||Death poked Carmilla's eye with a concealed knife.
|Inhabitants of Jova (town 1)
|Go and buy a white crystal. Everything begins from there.
||FIRST THING TO DO IN THIS TOWN IS BUY A WHITE CRYSTAL.
||First you should buy a white crystal. Everything begins from there.
|A friend of yours is in the town of Aldra. No matter what, you must meet him.
||YOU HAVE A FRIEND IN THE TOWN OF ALDRA. GO AND SEE HIM.
||There is a friend waiting for you in the town of Aldra. You must go and meet him.
|There are 13 hidden clues; each of them solves a mystery when read.
OR: When you have read 13 hidden clues, the mystery will be solved.
|13 CLUES WILL SOLVE DRACULA'S RIDDLE.
||Find one of the 13 hidden clues, and a riddle can be solved.
|The holy water causes agony to the evil, and breaks wicked walls.
||A MAGIC POTION WILL DESTROY THE WALL OF EVIL.
||The Holy Water is agonizing to anything evil. It even shatters evil walls.
|I have heard that the favourite dish of the ferryman at the Dead River is garlic.
||RUMOR HAS IT , THE FERRY-MAN AT DEAD RIVER LOVES GARLIC.
||You know the ferryman at the Dead River? I heard he loves garlic.
|In the towns there are sellers who do business in hiding.
||A CROOKED TRADER IS OFFERING BUM DEALS IN THIS TOWN.
||There are traders hiding in our town. In some towns, they hide behind fake walls.
|The holy flame is on top of the 6th tree in Denis Woods.
||A FLAME IS ON TOP OF THE 6TH TREE IN DENIS WOODS.
||The Sacred Flame is on the top of the 6th tree in Denis Woods.
|It is said, that some books, that solve Dracula’s mysteries, lie hidden (lit. sleep) in the town of Veros.
||CLUES TO DRACULA'S RIDDLE ARE IN THE TOWN OF VEROS.
||It is said that in the town of Veros there is a hidden book that contains a clue to Dracula's riddle.
|Inhabitants of Veros (town 2)
|A friend of yours is in the town of Aljiba. No matter what, you must meet him.
||YOU'VE GOT A FRIEND WAITING FOR YOU IN THE TOWN OF ALJIBA.
||There is a friend waiting for you in the town of Aljiba. You must go and meet him.
|A rib of the King of Evil becomes a shield that protects from the powers of wickedness.
||A RIB CAN SHIELD YOU FROM EVIL.
||The rib of the demon will shield you from evil.
|Put laurels in a shichuu (stew, or fatal situation), and a nice scent is produced.
||LAURELS IN YOUR SOUP ENHANCES ITS AROMA.
||Insert laurels in a pickle, and all worries will go away.
|The color of your face is not really that good, is it? Please rest for a while in the church.
||YOU LOOK PALE,MY SON. YOU MUST REST IN THE CHURCH.
||Boy, you are pale, young man!! Please rest in a church and refresh your soul.
|One of the clues to Dracula's riddle is within the town of Aljiba.
||CLUES TO DRACULA'S RIDDLE ARE IN THE TOWN OF ALBA.
||One of the clues to Dracula's riddle is within the town of Aljiba.
|There are clues to Dracula's riddle within Berkeley Mansion.
||CLUES TO DRACULA'S RIDDLE ARE IN BERKELEY MANSION.
||There are clues to Dracula's riddle within Berkeley Mansion.
|Inhabitants of Aljiba (town 3)
|Shout "yoshimi!" in front of the church in Aldra, and life becomes refilled (lit. "life" becomes マンタン, a full tank).
||TO RESTORE YOUR LIFE, SHOUT IN FRONT OF THE CHURCH.
||The priests don't pray at night. That's why the forests are full of demons.
|The accursed Dead River. A river that still desperately waits for that which will break the curse.
||THE DEAD RIVER WAITS TO BE FREED FROM THE CURSE.
||The accursed Dead River... A river that still awaits the one who frees it from the curse.
|A laurel protects you from the poisons of a swamp.
||A LAUREL WILL PROTECT YOU FROM THE POISON MARSH.
||If you plan to trek through a swamp, eat laurels. It neutralizes the poison.
|The specialty of this place is garlic. Go and buy some.
||BUY SOME GARLIC. IT HAS SPECIAL POWERS.
||The specialty of our town is garlic. It is really something. Go and buy some!!
|Clues to the riddle of Dracula? I know one of them is in the forest of Veros.
||CLUES TO DRACULA'S RIDDLE ARE IN THE VEROS WOODS.
||Clues to the riddle of Dracula? I know one of them is in the forest of Aljiba.
|Clues to Dracula's riddle... Search in the Rover Mansion. I have heard some are hidden there.
||CLUES TO DRACULA'S RIDDLE ARE IN ROVER MANSION.
||Clues to Dracula's riddle... Search in the Rover Mansion. I have heard some are hidden there.
|Inhabitants of Aldra (town 4)
|In Dracula’s eyeball, a reflection can be seen of something that has been trapped because of curse.
||DRACULA'S EYEBALL REFLECTS THE CURSE.
||A thing cursed away from sight can be seen as a reflection in Dracula's eyeball.
|I’m sorry, you see… I don’t have time now; perhaps another time.
||SORRY, PAL. NO TIME NOW, MAYBE LATER.
||Sorry, pal. No time now, maybe tomorrow.
|Open up the Deborah cliff by headbutting, and a large hole opens.
||HIT DEBORAH CLIFF WITH YOUR HEAD TO MAKE A HOLE.
||Go and hit the Deborah Cliff with your head. See which one gives first.
|Aren’t you handsome, huh! I have been waiting for a person like you.
||I'VE BEEN WAITING FOR A GOOD LOOKING GUY LIKE YOU.
||I've been waiting for a good looking guy like you.
||I lust you!
||I WANT TO GET TO KNOW YOU BETTER.
||I really hope to meet a smart man some day.
|Tonight, at 12am, near the river.
||I'LL SEE YOU AT MIDNIGHT ON THE RIVER BANK.
||Tonight. At midnight. The river bank. Be there.
|When you receive a silk bag from a man who waddles around at the Strigoi graveyard, living long happens.
||GET A SILK BAG FROM THE GRAVEYARD DUCK TO LIVE LONGER.
||If you go to the Strigoi Cemetery and receive a silk bag from a patrolling man, you will surely live longer.
|There is a clue to Dracula's riddle within the Bathory Mansion.
||CLUES TO DRACULA'S RIDDLE ARE IN BODLEY MANSION.
||There is a clue to Dracula's riddle within the Bathory Mansion.
|Inhabitants of Ondol (town 5)
|A man dwelling in darkness can apply a mysterious power into your whip.
||A MAN LIVING IN DARKNESS CAN GIVE YOUR WHIP POWER.
||A hermit living in a cave can empower a whip in a peculiar manner.
|It is said that if you excavate a certain grave at Strigoi graveyard, a mineral chunk ("diamond") appears.
||DIG UP THE 4TH GRAVE IN THE CEMETERY FOR A DIAMOND.
||Rumor has it that digging up graves in Strigoi Cemetery will yield a giant diamond!!
|Greetings. Do you believe in God? What you believe in decides everything.
||BELIEVE IN MAGIC AND YOU'LL BE SAVED.
||Hello. Do you believe in God? Everything depends on that.
|Please take my daughter. Right now I won’t ask for anything else.
||TAKE MY DAUGHTER, PLEASE!!
||Please, take my daughter. That's all I am asking.
|If the Death Omen Star (reference to "Hokuto no Ken") is sighted, it’s over!
||DON'T LOOK INTO THE DEATH STAR, OR YOU WILL DIE.
||There is so much battle in the world. I used to be a fighter myself, but I realized I need to live my life.
|Would you take me with you? If I stay here, I will die.
||DON'T MAKE ME STAY. I'LL DIE.
||Would you please take me with you? If I stay here, I will die!!
|Not to brag, but though you might not believe it from how I look now, a long time ago I was very popular with women.
||WHEN I WAS YOUR AGE, WOMEN LOVED ME.
||Not to brag, but when I was your age, I was really popular with the ladies.
|Inhabitants of Doina/Fetra (town 6)
|I happened to see you here last year. I cannot bear the thought that next year, too.
||AFTER CASTLEVANIA I WARNED YOU NOT TO RETURN.
||You again!! Last year I was hoping never to see you again.
||Return‼ (Go back, don’t come, get lost, etc.)
|It is your fault our neighborhood has become filled with noise. Go away.
||YOU'VE UPSET THE PEOPLE. NOW GET OUT OF TOWN!!
||It's your fault that it's not safe around here anymore. Please, just leave and never return.
|In the mansion of Laruba, no matter what, you must possess (receive into your hands) the rosary (magic cross).
||THE CROSS IN LARUBA'S MANSION MUST BE FOUND.
||When you go to Laruba's Mansion, you must find the Rosary. Do not exit without it.
|Inhabitants of Yomi/Ghulash (town 7)
|Let's live here together.
||LET'S LIVE HERE TOGETHER.
||Let's live here together.
|I have an idea: Let’s exchange our crystals, white and blue.
||I'D LIKE TO EXCHANGE A WHITE CRYSTAL FOR A BLUE ONE.
||I have a blue sapphire, but I would like to exchange it for your sparkling shiny white crystal.
|I have an idea: Let’s exchange our crystals, blue and red.
||I'D LIKE TO EXCHANGE A BLUE CRYSTAL FOR A RED ONE.
||I have a red ruby, but I would like to exchange it for your beautiful blue sapphire.
|I don’t want to exchange my crystal with yours.
||I REFUSE TO EXCHANGE MY CRYSTAL FOR YOURS.
||I would like to exchange my gem stone... But you don't have the type of crystal that I want.
|Let your body rest here and then go. In the name of Father, Son and Holy Spirit, amen.
||REST HERE FOR A WHILE.
||Rest here for a while. In the name of Father, Son and Holy Spirit, amen.
|Altruists who give gifts
|You better replace (lit. repair/heal) that whip, for it probably will not withstand my spell.
||TO BREAK MY SPELL, COME BACK WITH A POWERFUL WEAPON.
||Sorry, but your whip is too weak to withstand the power that I would bestow. Can you not find a better one?
|I will gift/grant/award your morning star (“whip of weight”) the power to burn the wickedness into nothing.
||I'LL GIVE YOUR MORNING STAR POWER TO BURN AWAY EVIL.
||I will give your Morning Star the power to burn away evil.
|I will gift/grant/award you a silk bag.
||I'LL GIVE YOU A SILK BAG.
||Please accept this gift, a fine silk bag.
|I will gift/grant/award you a silver knife.
||I'LL GIVE YOU THIS SILVER KNIFE TO SAVE YOUR NECK.
||Please take this silver knife. It may save your life.
|I will gift/grant/award you a mineral chunk ("diamond").
||I'LL GIVE YOU A DIAMOND.
||I would like to give you this giant diamond.
|Laurels will be gifted/granted/awarded.
||I BEG OF YOU TO TAKE THESE LAURELS.
||Please have these laurels. God bless you.