The incoming game, Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World has had a new trailer released, alongside some new screenshots.
ININ Games and STUDIOARTDINK have released the new trailer and screenshots. You can view them below for the return of a video game icon.
So who is Wonder Boy? Wonder Boy dates through a successful series all the way back to 1986. The first game in the series of Wonder Boy follows Tom-Tom who set out to rescue his girlfriend, Tina, from the evil demon.
Check out the screenshots below:
You can read more about this game below with thanks to information from the ININ Games website:
• • • • Developed by the original members of Westone Bit • • • •
The fully remastered version of Wonder Boy IV is led by none other than its original creator, Ryuichi Nishizawa. He is supported by Maki Ōzora for character design, Shinichi Sakamoto, who created the new and improved music and sound effects that accompanies Asha’s adventures and Takanori Kurihara as creative manager to create a worthy remake and new entry to the iconic series.
• • • • Experience Asha’s journey like never before • • • •
The story of the game remains true to the original from 1994.
Asha is tasked to free the four spirits being confined by evil forces whose origin she discovers throughout her journey. Luckily, she does not have to face this adventure alone, as early on she finds her new companion, a special blue Pepelogoo.
The players can experience the adventures of the dynamic duo like never before thanks to cell-shaded 3D graphics and 2D gameplay as well as enhanced visuals and refined play content. Especially in the event scenes the performance is deepened and the world view is reproduced vividly and colorfully. Plus, for the first time in the series, it comes with a character voice – by the popular and talented Japanese voice actress Ai Fairouz.
• • • • Including the original game! • • • •
To honor the game’s legacy, the beloved original game Monster World IV is included in all physical editions of ININ Games. It’s not included in any of the digital versions – it’s exclusively available in the physical retail and limited editions for North America, Europe and Australia. For the Nintendo Switch version, it will be featured on the cartridge. The PS4 disc version will include an exclusive download code.
The Western retail release of Wonder Boy – Asha in Monster World for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch will be in Q2 2021 for North America, Europe and Australia.
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You can watch the trailer below. Let us know in the comments if you’re excited to play this game.