Hugh Baldwin is the son of vampire hunter Morris Baldwin
. He is also the friend and rival of Nathan Graves
. He is envious of Nathan Graves over his father choosing Nathan as the heir of the Vampire Killer. Hugh was brought to Castlevania
attempted to resurrect Dracula
. He makes an attempt to show himself competent as the heir the Vampire Killer by exploring Castlevania on his own. As Nathan out performs Hugh in killing Castlevania's monsters, Hugh submits to Dracula's Magic.