You are Gabriel Belmont, one of the Brotherhood of Light, an elite group of Holy Knights who have sworn to protect the innocent against the supernatural forces of Evil. With his Brutally murdered wifes soul trapped for eternity between worlds, she is neither living or dead, and can aid Gabriel by guiding him to his true destiny! Castlevania: Lords of Shadow is a dark and vivid new re-imagining of the Castlevania mythology. Gabriel Belmont is a member of the Brotherhood of Light, an elite group of holy knights who protect and defend the innocent against the supernatural. His beloved wife was brutally murdered by the evil forces of darkness and her soul trapped for eternity. Neither living nor dead she realizes the horrific truth of what is at stake and guides Gabriel to his destiny - and hopefully salvation for the world.