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Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom

– Nintendo Switch


Publisher:FDG Entertainment
Developer:Game Atelier
Genre:Platformer

A legendary game series returns with an all-new adventure and in stunning HD! Monster Boy is a colorful side-scrolling action adventure created in cooperation with Ryuichi Nishizawa, the creator of the famous Wonder Boy in Monster World series.

Monster Boy is being created to bring back the enjoyment of the classic games that shine by simplicity. Exciting gameplay, upbeat music and smooth graphics. You'll need to overcome huge bosses, find hidden passages, discover powerful equipment and use all your wits and skills to remove a powerful curse. Transform into 6 different creatures, each with their own skills and abilities. Take advantage of all the unique powers to open new paths and advance in an epic story. We put all our passion into Monster Boy to create a truly enjoyable love letter to gaming from the 80's and 90's - will you join us and celebrate together with us?

  • Based on the legendary Wonder Boy in Monster World series
  • Over 15 hours of epic adventure
  • Switch between up to 6 playable characters each feeling different to keep the gameplay fresh
  • Unlock new paths and secrets with special equipment
  • Soundtrack from Yuzo Koshiro, Motoi Sakuraba, Michiru Yamane, Keiki Kobayashi and Takeshi Yanagawa

About This Game

  • The retail version of this title is published by SEGA in North America.

Players:1
PEGI rating:Pending
ESRB rating:Pending

Card Version (Switch)

NA:November 6, 2018

Download Version (Switch)

EU:November 6, 2018 NA:November 6, 2018

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Card Version (Switch)
Americas:   November 6, 2018
Download Version (Switch)
Europe:   November 6, 2018
Americas:   November 6, 2018
EU price:   to be confirmed
US price:   to be confirmed

Players:1
PEGI rating:Pending
ESRB rating:Pending

Card Version (Switch)

NA:November 6, 2018

Download Version (Switch)

EU:November 6, 2018 NA:November 6, 2018

Click the Release Data tab above for more!

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