Since Castlevania is an action-adventure, gothic horror video game, its logos have the features of some “Gothic” script or typeface, reminiscent of the video game genre. This makes it interesting to do an analysis of these logos.
For enjoying a video game, the player has to feel immersed on it, and that’s why its creators have to work in each component that forms it. Some of these elements have been discussed in this blog, however it’s time to add another visual item to the analysis list: the World Map.
Let’s analyze how a logotype can communicate a little about the protagonist, the game mechanics and the story. All this in just one image!
Ōkami is a game inspired by the Japanese watercolor and wood carving art of the Ukiyo-e style.