The Followers of Darkness (邪教徒 Jakyōto?, "Heretic", "Pagan", "Infidel") is a clandestine sect conformed by a group of fanatic occultists sworn to resurrect Count Dracula by any means (black mass being the most common method). Characters such as Drolta Tzuentes, Barlowe or the dark priest Shaft are considered to be leaders of this organization.
Other possible members
Although not specifically stated to belong to the Followers of Darkness, a few characters from different timelines could be assumed to belong to their own versions of that organization, probably just being different incarnations of that group's most well known leader, Shaft:
- "Followers of Darkness" is also the name of several tracks from the Castlevania: Curse of Darkness Original Soundtrack.