Soma Cruz is the protagonist from the games Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow and Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow. He also appears in the cross-over game Castlevania: Harmony of Despair. Soma was a student who migrated into Japan for his studies until he and his close friend, Mina, were transported into Dracula’s castle after an solar eclipse occurred. Upon finding an exit, he realized he’s inherited the power of dominance due to being an incarnation of Dracula and destroyed the source of his dark power, Chaos, in hopes of preventing in becoming the next dark lord.
One year later, however, it turns out that he still inherits these powers after being attacked by a priestess named Celia, who plans to revive the dark lord by killing Soma and finding candidates. Soma, once again, tread in Dracula’s castle in order to prevent her from succeeding. Soma has the ability to copy the powers and abilities of the monsters by absorbing their souls upon their defeat. He’s also skilled in using a vast array of weapons.
Powers and Stats
Name: Soma Cruz
Age: 18 in 2035 (Aria of Sorrow), 19 in 2036 (Dawn of Sorrow), 20 in 2037 (Kabuchi no Tsuisoukyoku novel)
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Summoning, Petrification, Time Stop, Sealing, Elemental Manipulation, Shapeshifting, Transformation, Forcefield Creation, Invisibility, Intangibility, Sound Manipulation, Can walk on water, Can absorb the souls of those he kills to take their powers, Can absorb life force and mischellaneous energy, Can breath underwater, Can hurt abstract/intangible entities, Poison Manipulation, Regeneration, Levitation, Can jump into mirrors, Soul Manipulation, Teleportation, Hypnosis, Duplication, Healing, Invulnerability, Statistics Amplification, Immunity to several things (Poisons, curses, Petrification, Time Manipulation)
Attack Potency: Multi-Universe level (Fought and defeated Chaos, the embodiment and source of all Chaos and evil, who is the antithesis to God and who controlled a dimension containing numerous spinning galaxies)
Speed: Massively FTL+ (Fought against Chaos, whose power was making his entire dimension containing galaxies and stars rapidly spin)
Lifting Strength: Superhuman (Can push metal crates larger than he is)
Striking Strength: Multi-Universal
Durability: Multi-Universe level
Stamina: Very high
Range: Standard melee range normally, tens of meters to tens of kilometers with equipment.
Standard Equipment: Various blades and guns, including some mythical ones like Excalibur, Gram, and Durandal or even Death's Sickle (Full list: Dawn of Sorrow Inventory)
Intelligence: High (Solved various puzzles in Dracula's Castle)
Weaknesses: MP takes time to regenerate. He cannot spam soul techniques