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 has a wide range of powers and abilities called souls which are categorized as offensive, defensive, or tactical. He acquires these abilities through his "power of dominance", the power to control and summon the souls of defeated monsters. This character is popular among cosplayers. It can be portrayed by wearing cosplay Soma Cruz costume and cosplay Soma Cruz wig. This character is always present in a Castlevania cosplay.