the anime sequences are so well-animated that you really don't need that much translation. also, the SNES's Dracula XX (Castlevania X) follows the general (altho much simplified) storyline. plus, maria's anime scenes (the ones I like dont have text
i never played through ritcher's part. after rescuing maria, i have only played her part of the story, which i liked better. ^_^
Yeah, but still you know, I like to have full knowledge of whats going on in a game, I dunno why ii'm like that, like to get all the info, i'm the player, need the info! but yeah, if X is anything like SOTN I'll love it completely.