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Personally I love most the GBA/DS series so far. Granted I haven't played Circle of the Moon and haven't finished Harmony of Dissonance yet, but the rest of the games above there are all fantastic. Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow was the first DS game I bought along with Sonic Rush, and DoS is easily still one of my favorite DS games (maybe even one of my favorite games in general). The music in DoS still gives me chills and some of the boss fights are pretty amazing. I don't think my jaw has dropped playing a DS game until I was fighting the boss in the tower, and halfway through the fight the floor breaks, sending Soma and the boss plummeting and smashing through 5 or so storeys (me still smashing him with an axe all the way down). Julius mode, eg, the unlockable mode where you play as Julius, Alucard and a sorceress character to make your way through the castle and destroy the resurrected Dracula could easily be packaged as it's own game and I'd buy it. I've gone through that mode multiple times since it's just so damn fun.
I was pleasantley surprised with Aria of Sorrow too. I'd played many hours of DoS and expected to be a little underhwlmed seeing as going from the DS to the GBA was a bit of a downgrade, but the gameplay, graphics and atmosphere were all still solid and captivating.
I enojoyed Portrait of Ruin enough to beat it and spend a good solid 20 hours or so, but it didn't grab me the way DoS did. Some great bossfights in there and an enjoyable game. I'd highly reccomend it (I'm actually thinking of buying it back and replaying it). It had some fantastic post-game gameplay modes too. I wasn't too fond of the tag system but it worked okay and the game didn't have any real flaws in my opinion.
I recentley bought Order of Ecclesia and rate this nearly as good as Dawn of Sorrow. Whereas the last few games' art styles were anime based, this goes for something more like Symphony of the night. Instead of exploring one huge castle, you pick which level you want to go to from the hub map and make your way through. It's a great system that really eases up on backtracking. The music is pretty damn fantastic in this game too, but it's probably the hardest game in this tread. I'm currentley up to fighting Dracula and haven't figured out yet if this game is harder than DoS or I just got worse at these kinda games.
Anyway, GBA/DS castlevania thread. Please use spoilers if needs be.