AlternativeTo Logo

Bloodstained (Series) Alternatives

Bloodstained is described as ': Ritual of the Night is a gothic horror action side-scrolling RPG set in 18th century England. A paranormal force has summoned a demon-infested castle, revealing crystal shards infused with tremendous magical power' and is a Platform Game in the games category. There are more than 10 games similar to Bloodstained for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Steam, Mac, Playstation and Linux. The best alternative is Cave Story (Dokutsu Monogatari), which is free. Other Bloodstained like games are Hollow Knight, Ori and the Blind Forest, Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and Blasphemous.

Bloodstained alternatives are mainly Platform Games but may also be Adventure Games or Action Games. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Bloodstained.
This page was last updated
  • Windows
  • Steam
  • GOG.com
  • Nintendo Switch Online
  • Playstation
  • PlayStation Network
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Xbox

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is a gothic horror action side-scrolling RPG set in 18th century England. A paranormal...

Learn more about Bloodstained

  1. Cave Story (Dokutsu Monogatari) icon

    Cave Story (Dokutsu Monogatari)

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • RetroArch
    • Internet Archive
    • Haiku
    • AmigaOS
    • Playstation
    • Lakka
    • Nintendo Switch
    33 alternatives to Cave Story (Dokutsu Monogatari) 

    Cave Story, or Dokutsu Monogatari, is a Japanese freeware Metroidvania side-scrolling Metroidvania platform-adventure game developed by Studio Pixel . It has been translated into English by Aeon Genesis Translations.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    Screenshot
  2. Hollow Knight icon

    Hollow Knight

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Steam
    63 alternatives to Hollow Knight 

    Descend into the Dark Venture down into a beautiful, ruined world of insects and heroes

    Atmospheric Exploration Dive into a vast ruined system of ancient caves, crumbling cities and forgotten temples.

    Epic Battles against Ferocious Foes Vanquish hordes of terrifying beasts, gro.

     Hollow Knight has no features, suggest some!
    Screenshot


  3. Ori and the Blind Forest icon

    Ori and the Blind Forest

    • Windows
    • Xbox
    59 alternatives to Ori and the Blind Forest 

    Ori and the Blind Forest tells the tale of a young orphan destined for heroics, through a visually stunning action-platformer. The forest of Nibel is dying. After a powerful storm sets a series of devastating events in motion, an unlikely hero must journey to find his courage...

     Ori and the Blind Forest has no features, suggest some!
    Ori and The Blind Forest
  4. Castlevania: Symphony of the Night icon

    Castlevania: Symphony of the Night

    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Playstation
    • Xbox
    12 alternatives to Castlevania: Symphony of the Night 

    The iconic game from the beloved Castlevania series finally comes to mobile. This direct port of the classic console action RPG lets you jump, dash and slash your way through Dracula’s vast castle as Alucard while encountering a unique array of enemies and characters along the...

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    Screenshot
  5. Blasphemous icon

    Blasphemous

    • Windows
    • Steam
    • GOG.com
    • Playstation
    • PlayStation Network
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Xbox
    16 alternatives to Blasphemous 

    Play as The Penitent One - a sole survivor of the massacre of the ‘Silent Sorrow’. Trapped in an endless cycle of death and rebirth, it’s down to you to free the world from this terrible fate and reach the origin of your anguish.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    Screenshot


  6. Ender Lilies icon

    Ender Lilies

    • Windows
    • Steam
    • Playstation
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Xbox
    15 alternatives to Ender Lilies 

    Ender Lilies is a high difficulty dark fantasy action game. Unravel the mystery of the kingdom destroyed by the Rain of Death. Journey through the sprawling and hauntingly beautiful Land’s End, traversing a submerged forest, a sealed-off contaminated underground cavern, and a...

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    Screenshot
  7. Iconoclasts icon

    Iconoclasts

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Steam
    • GOG.com
    • Nintendo Switch Online
    • Playstation
    • PlayStation Network
    39 alternatives to Iconoclasts 

    Robin just wants to be a mechanic and help people, but without a license she’s a sinner in Mother’s eyes.

     Suggest and vote on features
    Features
    1.  PortableIconoclasts can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
      Screenshot
      Screenshot
    • Sealed Bite icon

      Sealed Bite

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      15 alternatives to Sealed Bite 

      Sealed Bite is a Metroidvania style platformer where you’re running against the clock to find crystal shards that prevent you from turning into a werewolf.

       Suggest and vote on features
      Features
      Screenshot
    • Castlevania The Lecarde Chronicles icon

      Castlevania The Lecarde Chronicles

      • Windows
      66 alternatives to Castlevania The Lecarde Chronicles 

      A fan-made game based on the Castlevania series. Play as Efrain Lecarde, a knight of the church, who is sent to investigate a strange event that occurred in the cemetery of his hometown of Segovia Spain.

       Suggest and vote on features
      Features
      1.  PortableCastlevania The Lecarde Chronicles can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
      Cemetary
      Entrance
    • Aquaria icon

      Aquaria

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      • Steam
      • GOG.com
      10 alternatives to Aquaria 

      Aquaria is a 2D sidescrolling action-adventure game, heavily focused on exploration and puzzle-solving, with non-linear gameplay. The player controls Naija, a lone underwater dweller; although similar to a human woman, Naija also has several fish-like qualities, such as the...

       Aquaria has no features, suggest some!
      Screenshot
    Showing 10 of 15 alternatives
    AlternativeTo