Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow
Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow is an Action/Platformer released in May of 2003 by Konami for the Game Boy Advance. The series was preceded on the GBA by Castlevania: Circle of the Moon and Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance, and was continued with new titles across many platforms.
The Speed Demos Archive hosts AoS competition. The current proven World Record for a complete-game Aria speedrun on Hard mode is 36 minutes and 12 seconds, achieved by Damien "Dragondarch" Moody on November 29th, 2005. Dragondarch holds many other AoS records, including fastest New Game + on Hard (19:57), best complete game as Julius on Hard (8:44), best 100% run as Julius on Hard (16:46), and fastest Boss Rush as Julius (4:06). Jason "dingusSJr" Hochreiter has the record for fastest non-Julius Boss Rush time, at 1 minute and 21 seconds.
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- Castlevania AoS Speedruns (hosted by the SDA)