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The first chapter of Castlevania: Harmony of Despair. It is an amalgamation of the Dark Chapel, Cursed Clocked Tower, and Condemned Tower from Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow. The theme is Ruined Castle Corridor.

Map

Cradle

Hidden Item

The Bell appears as a hidden item in this chapter. At the room with the three big green bells as well as two Flea Men and a Bone Pillar, slide under the lowest bell and jump inside it. The Bell would fall down from the left bell.

Bestiary

Enemy Data: Chapter 1 Enemies(edit)
Image Name - Game
Description
Statistics Items Location
Doszombie 1. Zombie  [ edit ]
Harmony of Despair
An animated corpse. Weak: Strike, Slash, Pierce, Petrify
Drop: Hobo's Clothes (4.30%)
Soul: Yellow Soul (2.30%) Gain resistance to poison.
Chapter 1, Chapter 9
OOE-Bat 2. Bat  [ edit ]
Harmony of Despair
A bloodsucking bat that lurks in the castle. Weak: Slash, Pierce, Petrify, Holy, Curse, Poison
Soul: Blue (2.80%) Summon a Bat as a familiar.
Chapter 1, Chapter 8, Chapter 9
Skeleton2 3. Skeleton  [ edit ]
Harmony of Despair
A skeletal corpse controlled by magic. Strong: Pierce, Ice, Darkness
Weak: Strike, Fire, Holy
Bind: Summon Skeleton
Soul: Red (2.80%) Throw bones.
Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Chapter 7, Chapter 9
Ghost-1- 4. Ghost  [ edit ]
Harmony of Despair
A small spirit doomed to wander the castle grounds for all eternity. Soul: Blue (2.80%) Summon a Ghost as a familiar.
Chapter 1
AOS-Peepingeye 6. Peeping Eye  [ edit ]
Harmony of Despair
A creature that keeps watch in the castle. Weak: Slash, Pierce
Drop: Monocle (5.30%)
Gambler Glasses (0.80%)
Soul: Yellow Soul (0.80%) Identify breakable walls.
Chapter 1, Chapter 3, Chapter 5
Amalaricsniper 7. Amalaric Sniper  [ edit ]
Harmony of Despair
A fallen angel who is now a fearsome archer. Strong: Holy
Weak: Slash, Pierce, Petrify, Darkness, Curse, Poison
Drop: Chakram (2.30%)
Soul: Red (2.80%) Summon an archer to support you.
Chapter 1
OOE-Merman 9. Merman  [ edit ]
Harmony of Despair
Half fish, half man, and all monster. It hunts prey near the water. Strong: Ice
Weak: Slash, Pierce, Lightning, Petrify, Curse, Poison
Bind: Splash Needle
Soul: Red (2.80%) Shoot a stream of water.
Chapter 1, Chapter 9
Spittlebone 10. Spittle Bone  (Artibatirae) [ edit ]
Harmony of Despair
A four-legged skeleton that crawls on walls. Strong: Pierce, Darkness
Weak: Strike, Fire, Holy
Bind: Raging Fire
Soul: Red (2.80%) Spew fire while spinning around.
Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 4, Chapter 5
Bonepillar1 11. Bone Pillar  [ edit ]
Harmony of Despair
Stacked dinosaur skulls, animated by a demonic force. Strong: Darkness
Weak: Strike, Fire, Holy
Bind: Fireball
Soul: Yellow (1.30%) Increase CON.
Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Chapter 7, Chapter 9
Porminotaur 12. Minotaur  [ edit ]
Harmony of Despair
A creature with the head of a bull and the body of a man. Strong: Strike
Weak: Slash, Pierce, Petrify, Curse, Poison
Drop: Meat Strip (5.30%)
Battle Axe (2.30%)
Bind: Raging Fire
Soul: Yellow (2.30%) Increase STR.
Chapter 1, Chapter 3, Chapter 4
Boss
Gergoth 46. Gergoth  [ edit ]
Harmony of Despair
A once-gentle beast, warped by magic and driven mad by imprisonment. Weak: Slash, Pierce, Ice
Drop: Hercules Ring (Normal), Spiked Boots (Normal), Blue Knuckles (Normal - Alucard only), Daybreak (Alucard only), Tough Ring (Hard), Combo Boots (Hard), Mjollnjr (Hard - Soma only), Spiked Armor (Hard - Jonathan, Julius and Richter only)
Soul: Red (0.30%)
Chapter 1

Item Data (Normal Difficulty)

Item Data: Chapter 1 Normal Difficulty Items
Image Name - Game
Description
Type / Users Attributes / Consume Statistics / Sell Found Notes
Brown Chests Only
Canelé Icon Canelé - Harmony of Despair [edit]
A French pasty first devised long ago in a convent. Item (Food)
any 
HP +15, CON +2
Sell: $40 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1
Mint Sundae PoR Icon Cream Soda - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Topped with a Cerry. Item (Food - Beverage)
any 
MP +3/TIME
Sell: $137 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1, 2, 3
Short Sword Icon Short Sword - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Standard sword with a short blade. Sword
Alucard / Soma 
#hands: 1
ATK +4
Sell: $300 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1, 2, 3
Brown or Green (or Blue on Solo) Chests
Bandana PoR Icon Bandana - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Piece of cloth to protect forehead. Head (Bandana)
Soma, Alucard, Jonathan, Julius, Richter 
HP +2, DEF +1, CON +1
Sell: $250 
Rarity: *
Buy: $1,000 Find: Chapter 1, 2, 4
Sandals PoR Icon Sandals - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Comfy-looking sandals made of leather. Leg (Sandals)
any 
DEF +1
Sell: $125 
Rarity: *
Buy: $500 Find: Chapter 1, 2, 4
Hiking Boots PoR Icon Hiking Boots - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Heavy, think-treaded boots. Leg (Boots)
Soma, Alucard, Jonathan, Julius, Richter, Shanoa 
HP +1, DEF +1
Sell: $200 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1, 2, 3
Green (or Blue on Solo) Chests Only
Leather Hat Icon Leather Hat - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Tanned leather hat. Head (Hat)
any 
HP +2, DEF +2
Sell: $200 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1, 2, 3
Steel Helm Icon Steel Helm - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Standard adventurer's helm. Head (Helmet)
any 
HP +1, DEF +1
Sell: $125 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1, 2, 3, 4
Cloth Tunic DoS Icon Cloth Tunic - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Simple garment made of cloth. Chest (Clothes)
any 
DEF +1
Sell: $100 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1, 2, 3, 4
Cotehardie PoR Icon Cotehardie - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Tight, form-fitting dress for the well-dressed lady. Chest (Dress)
Shanoa, Charlotte, Maria, Yoko 
MP +1, DEF +2, MND +1
Sell: $200 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1
Cape PoR Icon Cape - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Simple but sturdy cape. Back (Cloak)
any 
Attrib: Fire +5, Ice +5
DEF +1
Sell: $75 
Rarity: *
Buy: $300 
Silent Sandals PoR Icon Silent Sandals - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Shoes with unusual soles that let the wearer walk silently. Leg (Shoes)
Shanoa, Charlotte 
MP +1, DEF +2
Sell: $300 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1
White Corsage Icon White Corsage (Floret Corsage) - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Made up of small, snowy white flowers. Accessory (Corsage)
Shanoa, Charlotte 
MP +1, DEF +1, INT +1
Sell: $125 
Rarity: *
Hoop Earring DoS Icon Hoop Earring (Ring Pierce) - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Large, circular earring. Accessory (Earring)
any 
HP +1, DEF +1
Sell: $75 
Rarity: *
Falchion Icon Falchion - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Norman sword with a wide, crescent-shaped blade. Greatsword
Alucard/Soma 
#hands: 2
ATK +6
Sell: $250 
Rarity: *
Effect: Special (Soma) - Quick hit (15 MP)
Knuckle Duster Icon Knuckle Dusters - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Iron-studded brass knuckles. Cestus
Alucard 
#hands: 1
ATK +3
Sell: $195 
Rarity: *
Green (or Blue on Solo) or Purple Chests
Velvet Hat HD Icon Velvet Hat - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Stylish hat that is soft to the touch. Head (Hat)
any 
HP +2, DEF +3
Sell: $250 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Purple Chests Only
Fedora PoR Icon Fedora - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Fashionable hat that just feels right with a whip. Head (Hat)
any 
HP +2, DEF +2
Sell: $250 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1, 3, 4, 5
Houppelande PoR Icon Houppelande - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Roomy robe with large, hanging sleeves. Chest (Robe)
any 
DEF +5
Sell: $575 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Kirtle PoR Icon Kirtle - Harmony of Despair [edit]
A plain, long dress. Chest (Dress)
any 
DEF +2, CON +1
Sell: $375 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1, 2, 4
Hero's Cape PoR Icon Hero's Cape - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Flashy velvet cape. Back (Cloak)
any 
Attrib: Fire +5, Ice +5
HP +2, MP +2, DEF +2
Sell: $200 
Rarity: *
Buy: $800 
Red Scarf DoS Icon Red Scarf (Red Muffler) - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Crimson scarf with an air of melancholy about it. Accessory (Neck Gear)
any 
Attrib: Ice +15
HP +4, MP +4, DEF +3, INT +2, MND +2
Sell: $1,300 
Rarity: ***
Iron Shield Icon Iron Shield - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Shield of hard metal. Shield
Alucard 
DEF +2
Sell: $375 
Rarity: *
Drop: chp 2 normal
Mace Icon Mace - Harmony of Despair [edit]
A large club. Cudgel
Alucard/Soma 
#hands: 1
ATK +5
Sell: $450 
Rarity: *
Spear PoR Icon Spear - Harmony of Despair [edit]
A standard spear. Lance
Soma 
#hands: 1
ATK +8
Sell: $500 
Rarity: *
Effect: Special - Quick hit (15 MP)
Purple or Boss Chests
Scarf DoS Icon Scarf (Muffler) - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Scarf made of knitted wool. Accessory (Neck Gear)
any 
HP +3, DEF +1, CON +1, MND +1
Sell: $450 
Rarity: *
Grenade HD Icon Grenade - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Explodes for fire damage one second after the pin is pulled. Sub-Weapon
Jonathan 
Consume: 12 MP  ATK +10
Rarity: **
Find: Green Chest
(Chapter 2/3/4)
Drop: The Creature (4.3%)
Copper Plate PoR Icon Copper Plate - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Breastplate made of burnished copper. Chest (Body Armor)
Soma, Alucard, Jonathan, Shanoa Julius,Richter 
DEF +4
Sell: $500 
Rarity: *
Gym Clothes DoS Icon Gym Clothes - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Athletic training suit. Chest (Clothes)
any 
HP +1, DEF +3, STR +1
Sell: $600 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1, 3, 4
Neck Warmer DoS Icon Neck Warmer (jpn) - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Keeps out the cold. Made of a new synthetic material. Accessory (Neck Gear)
any 
Attrib: Ice +20
DEF +1
Sell: $250 
Rarity: *
Boss Chests Only
Velvet Ribbon Icon Velvet Ribbon - Harmony of Despair [edit]
A fine ribbon, soft to the touch. Head (Ribbon)
Shanoa, Charlotte, Yoko, Maria 
DEF +1, MND +1
Sell: $250 
Rarity: *
Find: Chapter 1
Drop: Gergoth
Spiked Boots PoR Icon Spiked Boots - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Boots that deal extra damage when kicking. Leg (Boots)
Soma, Alucard, Jonathan, Julius, Richter, Shanoa 
DEF +3
Sell: (cannot be sold) 
Rarity: ***
Find: Chapter 1 (Normal)
Drop: Gergoth
Hercules Ring PoR Icon Hercules Ring (jpn) - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Lets you ignore blows like a mighty god. Accessory
any 
Attrib: Prevents most knock-back
CON +3
Sell: $1,250 
Rarity: ***
Laurel Brooch PoR Icon Laurel Brooch (jpn) - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Valuable antique brooch. Accessory (Brooch)
Shanoa, Charlotte 
HP +2, MP +2, DEF +1, MND +1
Sell: $250 
Rarity: *
High Tonic PoR Icon High Mind Up - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Restores a lot of MP. Item (Medicine)
any 
MP +50
Sell: $250 
Rarity: **
Buy: $1,000 
High Potion PoR Icon High Potion - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Restores a lot of HP. Item (Medicine)
any 
HP +60
Sell: $125 
Rarity: ***
Buy: $500 
Basilard Icon Baselard - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Dagger with an I-shaped shaft. Dagger
Alucard/Soma 
#hands: 1
ATK +5
Sell: $650 
Rarity: *
Effect: Stab
Knuckle Duster Icon Blue Knuckles - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Specially designed for devastating uppercuts. Cestus
Alucard 
#hands: 1
ATK +11
Sell: $2,450 
Rarity: ***
Drop: Gergoth Normal

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