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Re: The Wonder Boy/Monster World thread
« Reply #105 on: March 03, 2022, 11:41:56 pm »


Wonder Boy / Monster World Series

1986 - Wonder Boy / Super Wonder Boy / Revenge of Drancon / Adventure Island
1987 - Wonder Boy in Monster Land / Super Wonder Boy: Monster World / Super Wonder Boy in Monster Land / Monica: The Dragon's Castle / Bikkuriman World / Saiyuki World
1988 - Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair / Monster Lair               
1989 - Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap / Monster World II: Dragon no Wana / Monica's Gang to the Rescue / Dragon's Curse

1991 - Wonder Boy in Monster World / Wonder Boy V: Monster World III / Monica's Gang in the Land of Monsters / The Dynastic Hero
1994 - Monster World IV
2007 - Sega Ages 2500 Series Vol. 29: Monster World Complete Collection
2012 - Sega Vintage Collection: Monster World

2016 - Wonder Boy Returns (Remake)
2017 - Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap (Remake)
2018 - Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom
2019 - Wonder Boy Returns Remix (Remake)

2021 - Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World (Remake)
2021 - Clockwork Aquario
TBA   - Wonder Boy Collection
TBA   - Wonder Boy Anniversary Collection

SEGA Retrospective: Wonder Boy / Monster World :
http://segabits.com/blog/2016/04/15/sega-retrospective-from-wonder-boy-to-monster-world-to-adventure-island-and-beyond/

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Re: The Wonder Boy/Monster World thread
« Reply #106 on: March 03, 2022, 11:43:01 pm »
Wonder Boy Anniversary Collection pre-orders open March 6
includes six titles across 21 versions








Article : https://www.gematsu.com/2022/03/wonder-boy-anniversary-collection-pre-orders-open-march-6

Wonder Boy Anniversary Collection - Official Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LJNKAwHD4HM


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Re: The Wonder Boy/Monster World thread
« Reply #107 on: March 08, 2022, 12:11:47 am »
Monster World IV (Genesis/EU MD) - German Language Translation hack



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This is a translation for Monster World IV on SEGA GENESIS in German language.
You need:
1. The ROM “Monster World IV (USA, Europe) (En,Ja) (Virtual Console).md” (CRC AF050C46)
2. Floating IPS http://www.romhacking.net/utilities/1040/
How to patch:
1. Open flips.exe
2. Click “Apply Patch”
3. Choose the .bps patch
4. Choose the original ROM (CRC AF050C46)
5. Save the patched file   

Download the patch here : http://www.romhacking.net/translations/6460/

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Re: The Wonder Boy/Monster World thread
« Reply #108 on: March 18, 2022, 12:35:55 am »
Wonder Boy Returns Remix receiving physical Nintendo Switch release from Strictly Limited Games



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For those who like their games physical, Wonder Boy Returns Remix will see a standard and collector’s edition release over at Strictly Limited Games with the limited runs going up for sale this weekend.
The collector’s edition will sell for 54.99€ and be limited to 2,000 copies while the standard will sell for 29.99€ and be limited to 3,000.

Article : http://segabits.com/blog/2022/03/17/wonder-boy-returns-remix-receiving-physical-nintendo-switch-release-from-strictly-limited-games/

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Re: The Wonder Boy/Monster World thread
« Reply #109 on: April 05, 2022, 09:15:27 pm »
SEGA / Atlus Spring 2022 sale live on the Switch / 3DS eShops
until April 17 at 11:59 PM PT / April 18 at 2:59 AM ET






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Switch
– Puyo Puyo Champions – $2.99 (was $9.99)
– Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 – $19.99 (was $39.99)
– SEGA Ages Phantasy Star – $4.79 (was $7.99)
– SEGA Ages Wonder Boy in Monster Land – $4.79 (was $7.99)
– Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD – $14.99 (was $29.99)
– and many more

3DS
– Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth – $9.99 (was $39.99)
– Persona Q: Shadows of the Labyrinth – $7.99 (was $19.99)
– Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology – $9.99 (was $19.99)
– Rhythm Thief & the Emperor’s Treasure – $7.99 (was $19.99)
– 3D Altered Beast – $2.99 (was $5.99)
– and many more

Full list : https://nintendoeverything.com/sega-atlus-spring-2022-sale-live-on-the-switch-3ds-eshops/

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Re: The Wonder Boy/Monster World thread
« Reply #110 on: April 10, 2022, 08:39:45 pm »
SEGA's Original Wonderboy Fan Port for Amiga Computers

Area 1 Demo
Please note this will run best on a stock 1200 or better.
An optimised  version for A500  is coming soon.
Requirements: A 2 button controller & Amiga 1200 or better (Also works with an emulator such as WinUAE).
To Do: Many big fixes + More levels

Download the Alpha ver 0.1. here : https://acidbottle.itch.io/amiga-wonderboy

Alpha version 4 has been released

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zbmxdhBwo8k

Download the Alpha ver 0.4. here : https://acidbottle.itch.io/amiga-wonderboy

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Re: The Wonder Boy/Monster World thread
« Reply #111 on: April 22, 2022, 12:25:01 am »
Monster World IV RPG Fan Game



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Monster World IV RPG is a role-playing game with combat directly inspired by the ever so popular ATB (Active Time Battle) system introduced in Final Fantasy IV, but with its own unique gimmicks.
Experience a crossover between Wonder Boy and Final Fantasy, crafted by the developer of Shantae and Asha: Dream Fantasia!

Download the game here : https://xbuster-zero-7.itch.io/monster-world-iv-rpg

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Re: The Wonder Boy/Monster World thread
« Reply #112 on: May 16, 2022, 09:04:45 pm »
Wonder Boy Collection - "Launches June 3" Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=36dXydzrNvc

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Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, the adventures of Wonder Boy have delighted gamers of different generations and built up a huge following all over the world with their dazzling blend of energetic platforming and action RPG.
Since its first launch Wonder Boy has seen many sequels and remakes of the original game.
However, the Wonder Boy games have seen very limited release in the west on modern gaming hardware— until now! 

Link : https://www.iningames.com/games/wonder-boy-collection/

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Re: The Wonder Boy/Monster World thread
« Reply #113 on: May 18, 2022, 01:27:05 am »
Monster World IV Asha's early designs of her initial planning phase by Maki Ohzora









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Asha's early designs of her initial planning phase by Maki Ohzora.
She went through many before becoming the cute and colorful hero we know today.
Which one of these is your favorite?

Source : https://twitter.com/mw_mania/status/1523437079660679168/photo/3

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Re: The Wonder Boy/Monster World thread
« Reply #114 on: May 20, 2022, 04:35:20 am »
Wonder Boy in Monster Land (SMS) - Climb Patches



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Three patches which shorten or remove the difficult climb at the midpoint of Wonder Boy in Monster Land’s final stage, the Labyrinth of No End.
Allow the player to skip the climb altogether, or shorten it from five screens down to one or two.

Download the patches here : https://www.romhacking.net/hacks/6835/