For the damage type, see Slash.
Not to be confused with Op.13.

Slash is a music theme composed by Jigokuguruma Nakamura and introduced in the 1993 NEC PC Engine game Castlevania: Rondo of Blood. It is the background theme for Stage 4'. It is also the theme for Maria Renard in the 2008 Nintendo Wii game Castlevania Judgment.


Song Data: Slash
Image Track No. / Name (Japanese Name) Game / Soundtrack Composer Usage Notes / Links
Akumajo Dracula X Cover 11. "Op.13" (error) [alt] Castlevania: Rondo of Blood /  Akumajō Dracula X
Jigokuguruma Nakamura  Stage 4' Links: YouTube
Spd 20060617180224 b 6. "Op.13" (error) [alt]  /  Perfect Selection Dracula Battle
Konami Kukeiha Club (composer)

Naoto Shibata (arranger) 

Notes: Rock/metal version
Links: YouTube
Castlevania - The Dracula X Chronicles Original Soundtrack 10 (Disc 1)

9 (Disc 2). Slash

Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles /  Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles Original Soundtrack
Masanori Akita (arranger)  Stage 4' Links: YouTube
Judgmentostcover 12. Slash Castlevania Judgment /  Castlevania Judgment Original Soundtrack
Yasushi Asada (arranger)  Theme of Maria; plays during a fight with or against her Links: YouTube
Disc4 8 (Disc 4). Slash  /  Akumajō Dracula Best Music Collections BOX
Jigokuguruma Nakamura  Notes: From Rondo of Blood
Links: YouTube
Disc14 10 (Disc 14). Slash  /  Akumajō Dracula Best Music Collections BOX
Masanori Akita (arranger)  Notes: From Dracula X Chronicles
Links: YouTube
Disc16 12 (Disc 16). Slash  /  Akumajō Dracula Best Music Collections BOX
Yasushi Asada (arranger)  Notes: From Judgment
Links: YouTube
Pachislot2OST 13. Slash Pachislot Akumajo Dracula II /  Pachislot Akumajo Dracula II Original Soundtrack
Yasushi Asada (arranger)  Notes: Recycled directly from Castlevania Judgment
Links: YouTube
21877-1294824986 37. Slash Castlevania: Harmony of Despair /  Castlevania: Harmony of Despair Original Soundtrack
Yasushi Asada (arranger)  Bonus track from DLC Music Pack 2 Notes: Bonus track from DLC Music Pack 2
Links: YouTube
Tribute1 9. Slash  /  Akumajō Dracula Tribute Vol. 1
Konami Kukeiha Club (composer)

Masafumi Takada (arranger) 

Links: YouTube
Ssbu Slash Super Smash Bros. Ultimate /  Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Original Soundtrack
Links: YouTube


  • A common mistake, first made by Konami itself, is the confusion between the tracks Slash and Op.13, due to an issue on the back cover of the soundtrack Akumajō Dracula X.
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