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The dastardly Toymaker returns in Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 with twisted tricks and cruel inventions

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Castlevania fans may have already fought against this dastardly genius in the previously handheld-exclusive Mirror of Fate, but The Toymaker makes a grand return to Konami’s gothic action universe this month in Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 with new tricks up his sleeves and fresh inventions for Dracula to defeat.

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Konami and developer Mercury Steam have taken the opportunity today to highlight The Toymaker in a blast of impressive renders, concept art and screenshots showcasing the character’s creation process from beginning to end, with a very healthy gameplay video to reveal how your confrontation with this devious foe will go down.

The first minute and a half is safe to watch to avoid spoilers and see an entertaining performance, but if you intend playing Lords of Shadow 2 at the end of the month I would recommend you stop there lest you see the entire fight sequence ruined for you (Note: This is b-roll footage from the game so there is no music to accompany the action):

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 – Fighting the Toy Maker


Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 is out on February 25th in North America and February 28th in Europe across PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC.

Leaf through El33tonline’s previous coverage of the action adventure game for more screenshots, videos and details, and read our hands-on and preview impressions of the game for more details should you need them.

Don’t miss the rest of the excellent imagery below detailing the craft that has gone into realising The Toymaker:


Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 – Toymaker Screenshots


Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 – Toymaker Renders


Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 – Toymaker Concept Art


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