The History section details the various aspects of Castlevania influenced by various aspects of world history and mythology. After all, anyone who tells you that you don't learn anything from video games is a grade-A moron. The weapons and enemies from Castlevania are influenced from a variety of folklore, religions and myths ranging back centuries.
A look at the origins of the weapons from Symphony of the Night, Aria of Sorrow and beyond.
A list of the mythological creatures found throughout the entire series.
DSS Card Origins
All of the DSS cards from Circle of the Moon are based off of various Roman gods and other creatures.
Real Life Castles
Some of the real castles that show up in Castlevania artwork.