It isn't bad, it just isn't for me. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom! 0:00. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom haalt het beste uit de klassieke serie om een nieuw, modern avontuur te bieden met leuke gameplay, memorabele muziek en prachtige handgetekende animaties. Metroidvania is a subgenre of 2D platforming games focused on guided non-linearity and utility-gated exploration. IGN Italy - Mattia Ravanelli - Italian - 9 / 10.0. Yeah one of my favorite MVs. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom - Three Relics Walkthrough. I'm all for a lighter, family friendly Dark Souls-come-BOTW style Monster World game at this point though. Wooooooonnnnder booooyyyy... what is the secret of your poowweerrr? So i'm on the fence with this one, i just wish they would do it with a bit more fluid gameplay. [–]MeanSolean 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (1 child). [–]Yabanjin 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). [–]Clockwork_Owl 12 points13 points14 points 2 years ago (0 children). I very rarely 100% a game.. but I did on this one. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is a game that defines the expression “love at first sight.” Its presentation is spectacular, the gameplay mechanics are simple without showing any kind of technical problems and the story is basic and fun with characters that you meet throughout the adventure. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. Attacks have such a tiny range and you can’t take much damage. It sounds like the kind of music that would be in a corporate training video. It looks like shovelware to me, what am I missing? Though I guess it all comes down to design and intention. I'll have to find a proper rom file and try it sometime. [–]ShinobiGotARawDeal 8 points9 points10 points 2 years ago (0 children). I hit a brick wall in the volcano section. For a genre and fandom that was born of OG Castlevania and includes games like Hollow Knight I usually have trouble understanding difficulty arguments. An old-school, visually stunning, funny and engrossing adventure. Edit: Oops, never mind, had it confused with "Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap". 161. Only puzzles I remember getting stuck on were the optional town well, the flask in the mansion due to doing it slightly wrong and then disregarding the solution, and the color alignment puzzle in the last dungeon which might've been optional. Haven't seen this around but if anyone interested in a good farming spot for gold. [–]altuniverseself 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (2 children). Haven't played Monster Boy. Yes, he even appears to have the sword of omens. I really want a remake of this game though. Monster Boy and The Cursed Kingdom definitely deserves more recognition. It makes more sense if you think of them as two different series: 1) Wonder Boy and 2) Monster Land/World--all four of which had Monster World in their titles for their Japanese releases. where you have to use the froggy to tongue a random combination. [–]PsychoKuros 10 points11 points12 points 2 years ago (0 children). And lastly, I can't remember playing a game, a metroidvania, for literally 20-25 hours. But, honestly, not that good. But there is tons of exploration to do and it's generally satisfying thanks to good puzzle/platforming puzzle design and item placement, and not becoming too easy from getting 100% besides a few parts. use the following search parameters to narrow your results: The goal of /r/Games is to provide a place for informative and interesting gaming content and discussions. Wonder Boy is finally back, in his greatest adventure yet. [–]nickthousand 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children). Unfortunately I am really driven away by the style... 😣, More posts from the metroidvania community. [–]pfarly 36 points37 points38 points 2 years ago (3 children). The tags customers have most frequently applied to Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom have also been applied to … Someone explain how this franchise works. When I was a kid and my uncle and I were testing and writing down the ocarina codes for that first dungeon. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom Coin Chests. Dragon's Trap is a 1:1 direct remake of the NES Master System game. [–]ejdebruin 6 points7 points8 points 2 years ago (0 children). I would love to buy it but am having a hard time justifying the $50 (CAD) price tag if beating everything in the game takes me 10 to 15 hours. A review thread, I might point out, indicates you're in the considerable minority when you count this game as "shit. I wouldn't recommend bothering with any of the older games in the series, you could play Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap (the remade version), on PC, switch, ps4, etc , to get the best experience. [+]i_nezzy_i comment score below threshold-9 points-8 points-7 points 2 years ago (2 children), Yeah it looks super generic in gameplay, graphics (similar to the free sprite/asset sheets you can find online), and in music. Monster Boy stands alongside the likes of Celeste and Yoku’s Island Express as truly fantastic representations of the genre, doing enough differently and with enough style, polish and care to ensure it’s kicking and screaming on the doors of the Game of the Year contenders. The action is faster, the controls more responsive, the visuals are sharper and the music is more full and lush. I don’t think the problem is being lenient, more so that sites will only cover games people have interest in, and for the most part those are quality games. If even has Yamane, the longtime Castlevania composer, who made some excellent tracks for it! Great game, 8/10 for me, top metroidvania. This game has some of the most gorgeous 2D art I have ever seen. And this is what we call the dunning-kruger effect. Throughout most of the game you are using 4 characters, each with different abilities, it's very fun to switch between them to find the one to solve the puzzle. The music also bothers me a lot. Read our guidelines for more information! It must attract some people who don't wouldn't like it while missing out on the opportunity to attract people who would. If you like this type of metroidvania/zelda-like game with beautiful visuals, charming vibe/villages/characters, and great exploration, definitely check out Owlboy and the upcoming game Faeland. [–]WorkplaceWatcher 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]realCheeezeBurgers 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children). Didn't see this anywhere so I made a quick crappy edited video, [–]Littlelaura89 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). The term, popularized by video game critic Jeremy Parish, is a portmanteau of Metroid and Castlevania. The Monster World games were terrific. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom does everything right and leaves you without wanting or needing it too do more. $11.99. Wonder Boy is owned (partially) by Sega and the series was exclusive to their systems until last year when the Dragon's Trap remake came out. It improves on the original in every way. I'm a huge metroidvania fan and played a lot of them, I though monster boy would be something like Shantea, a cute, cartoon-ish game with somehow "uninspired" level design and very easy over-rall. There's puzzles involving to rotate whole rooms and use physics to your advantage. IGN Spain - Juan García - Spanish - 8.7 / 10.0. (REQUEST) Trainer Request! Lots of exploration to find upgrades, and the sound track - oh my. A must play. Yeah, I really enjoyed monster boy. pretty stupid "puzzle" in my opinion. A few parts of the game are very hard, whice is fine, I love challenge, but the checkpoint system on some of those parts wasn't good enough and you had to go over sections a few too many times. This one is a spiritual successor to the Wonder Boy franchise, and there isn't any direct connection, as Sega(?) It is created by a small team with the help of the original creator of the series. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is a platform game developed by Game Atelier and published by FDG Entertainment.Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is a side-scrolling adventure game in which players control Jin as he battles enemies and solves puzzles to progress through the story. I would agree with one or two secrets being just a bit too obscure though, the corked well in town being a prime example, how on earth you're supposed to work that out without a guide is beyond me, and the fact that you can't complete the final dungeon without a supposedly optional piece of gear is a slight misstep. [–]KillerIsJed 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (0 children). If it’s a Metroidvania and it’s good then I must play it. 0:00. This went from being nowhere on my radar to the top of my list. About Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom. [–]WorkplaceWatcher 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (6 children). It’s even a little more sadistic. and join one of thousands of communities. Map markers for the rest of the remaining hidden items can be purchased in the village of aeria with rainbow drops. [–]Zabii 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). Or if you don't do your own art, show an example of really solid gameplay you've developed. [–]iNteg 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (3 children). A great neo-retro game that manages to be fresh and a perfect homage to some old classic like Wonder Boy. Hobby Consolas - Daniel Quesada - Spanish - 86 / 100. I've got a few on wii vc and I still can't get it straight. Wow, that looks like it's the names of two games. A couple of the puzzles could be a little tricky I guess, but none of the platforming or combat sections were remotely difficult. All the games have different gameplay and don't really follow a story between them. The Dragon's Trap is a graphical remake, and it is entertaining and gorgeous. Settings. I remember writing those down too! save. I agree this is a super good game and way exceeded my expectations! Note: If you wish to see the maps pinpointing the location of every single collectible in the game, then visit the Area Maps page. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom - Review Thread, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQYS4oXV4N8, No content primarily for humor or entertainment, No personal attacks, witch hunts, bigotry, or inflammatory language, No off-topic or low-effort content or comments. I need to go play this again. Faeland trailer: https://youtu.be/ho_9Z12ZL_Q, Thanks for the review, this one has been on my maybe list for awhile. Ugh. Some promotional submitting (posting your own projects, articles, etc.) I hope that doesn't happen. Monster Boy is one of my all-time favorite games! the volcano area was awful. I'd wholly recommend Monster Boy. There are just way too many things that bother me. For more information, see the self-promotion on reddit FAQ. Rendered by PID 4349 on r2-app-0768311011455fbfa at 2021-01-07 22:52:34.677937+00:00 running b2c6adc country code: JP. But this game confuses me. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom borrows the best from the classic series to deliver a fresh, modern adventure with fun gameplay, memorable music and gorgeous hand drawn animations. I think the game can be pretty disappointing if you go into it expecting a remotely traditional metroidvania. Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Trainer. Steam still says Q1 2019. The OST alone is top notch. I wish I knew, but I'm glad for this thread, I didn't know a new Monster Boy game was coming out. How do you feel that hand drawn graphics are generic... [–]tobberoth 8 points9 points10 points 2 years ago (1 child). Use our Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom message board to communicate any issues with the trainer, request assistance or just make general comments regarding the game. My future-gazing hope is that this team can have another go and make it more of a bolder, modern game than a warm, loving throwback to a series clearly near and dear to them. I hate doing long reviews so I'll keep it short. 11 comments. I added it to my wishlist. I really hate the physics; you drop like a rock. One of the best 2d platformers I have ever played. [–]TimeTimeTickingAway 13 points14 points15 points 2 years ago (1 child). So head … [–]SpontyMadness 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Trainer. Also to be fair, Wonder Boy wasn't that hard after Monster Land (second game). Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. All Discussions Screenshots Artwork Broadcasts Videos News Guides Reviews Monster Boy And The Cursed Kingdom > General Discussions > Topic Details. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom heeft dezelfde cartoony look and feel als Wonder Boy III: The Dragon’s Trap. You'll get used to it. Get around 520 a min 2600 or so every 5 min if you have the Ice sword the Lions talisman and the prince bracelets. Remember the rules of the subreddit, in this case specifically the rule around insulting and harassing others. Happens to all new Monster Boy players, even 2 decades ago. Like Dragon's Trap, it has the transformation mechanic, except you can change forms on the spot! I'd love a remake, especially if it would expand the game with new content as well as HD visuals. I hate doing long reviews so I'll keep it short, I'm a huge metroidvania fan and played a lot of them, I though monster boy would be something like Shantea, a cute, cartoon-ish game with somehow "uninspired" level design and very easy over-rall. It's much less about isolation and exploration than it is charming little puzzles and dungeons. I find it unfair and unnecessary difficult. This IS a review thread, after all. I played HollowKnight and DS3 and about to finish Bloodborne. [–]Clapyourhandssayyeah 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (1 child). The Wonder Boy games (and their Adventure Island knockoffs) were simple platformers. Finding everything on one's own without these would be pretty tough, but the game helps the player out pretty significantly. If you want to promote without participating in the community, purchase an ad. Does anyone know how to ground pound as the pig on switch? Enjoy a colorful action-adventure game made alongside Ryuichi Nishizawa, creator of the original Wonder Boy in Monster World series. From what I understand it's greatest attribute is it's reference and homage to the series, so if you haven't you might want to go back and play Dragon's Trap/Curse, Wonder Boy in Monster World (Wonder Boy V), and Monster World IV. Just played a few hours. Basically, there’s no clicks in reviewing mostly bad games. I'm a huge Wonder Boy fan, but I've yet to dive into this one. It's real off-putting to me and I'm not sure why. [–]Potatoslayer2[M] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). [–]LE_TROLLFACEXD 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (2 children). You're extremely opinionated over a game you never played and likely didn't know existed before this review thread. [–]allofusarelost 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (0 children). The music also got an excellent work over. [–]MysteriousDingle 5 points6 points7 points 2 years ago (0 children). owns the rights to the Wonder Boy franchise. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is a brand new entry in the Wonder Boy/Monster World series. Wonderboy was always my dude, way more than Link, Mario, Sonic etc. In everything, [–]MysteriousDingle 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (0 children). Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom - Review Thread (self.Games), Game Title: Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom, Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQYS4oXV4N8, Developers: FDG Entertainment, Game Atelier. Play. hide. Check out the full version on my youtube channel which has a special bonus part at the end to trigger the nostalgia!! it is a pretty good and charming game. This is not fair, this is bullshit. [+]i_nezzy_i comment score below threshold-11 points-10 points-9 points 2 years ago (0 children), I read them, and it didn't really seem to help. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is everything that you'll want in an official sequel to the Monster World franchise. Definitely filled the content drought on the Switch. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is a spiritual successor that draws inspiration from Wonder Boy III, modernizing the formula that made the original game such a classic. The snakes jumping on you from a hidden way without any indicator (so basically out of nowhere) and hurting you. What am I missing? My absolute favorite moment was when I reached a certain haunted house area and the theme had me and my brother thinking "this sounds straight up like a Castlevania theme" and lo and behold, legendary Michiru Yamane had worked on it. PlayStation Universe - Garri Bagdasarov - 8.5 / 10.0. [–]mmm_doggy 6 points7 points8 points 2 years ago (4 children), Played an hour so far and the art and animation is fantastic. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. It is created by a small team with the help of the original creator of the series. Your review encourages me to jump into this one! PSX Brasil - Júlio César Souza Pires - Portuguese - 95 / 100. I (Tim Rogers) played Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom. I loved it. Can someone tell me what the core-differences are between this and the other title "Wonderboy - The dragons Trap"? [–]mmm_doggy 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children), Yeah I just got the frog as well and it’s really starting to be awesome now, [–]APeacefulWarrior 6 points7 points8 points 2 years ago (0 children). So why not make one and make money off your talent? ... help Reddit App Reddit coins Reddit premium Reddit … 2) Monster Boy takes place in a huge world which is much more than the sum of single interconnected and static screens but often expands to all sides. You may also like... Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition [Windows Store] Trainer. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is a phenomenal game and one of the best Metroidvanias ever made. The two Megadrive ones (WB5 and MW4, the Japanese one with a fan translation) are well worth playing (and hopefully they get remade too!). And getting stuck in the jungle temple for almost a year because I didn't realize there was a platform-code that led to the boss. © 2021 reddit inc. All rights reserved. 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[–]i_nezzy_i -15 points-14 points-13 points 2 years ago (19 children). For an in-depth explanation of our rules, please review our rules page. Design based on /r/FlatBlue created by /u/creesch. I’d buy it for switch and PC no questions asked. Can anyone speak to how long it would take to 100%. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. I recommend it if you enjoyed any titles in the series. The whole package just feels like it's off and just not for me, but for the life of me I can't figure out who these aesthetic choices are for besides possible nostalgia. This 80's style theme song reminds me a lot of Nibbbs' theme from Awesomenauts: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQX2sShoy38, [–]MysteriousDingle 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child). 188. Some secrets are very frustrating to find, you have to use a guide, whice is a shame for me, I prefer doing it all by myself, but sometimes it's just too tricky. There are spiders appearing from nowhere without any indicator killing me surprisingly. There’s some weird difficulty issues at the start though. So one of the characters/transformations looks an awful lot like Lion-O? Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom Thunder Truffles. I really hate the cheesy sax. I was so wrong, the level design is pretty amazing, the map is huge but always keep adding new stuff/enemies/enviroments to keep the game refreshing. MW3-4 had more maze-like dungeons while this is more in-between those and MW2/Dragon's Trap until the mid-game. The visuals were great, but the level-design and parts of the gameplay aren't holding up that well imho. [–]i_nezzy_i -7 points-6 points-5 points 2 years ago (11 children), It doesn't look well made to me though, it looks like something I could make lol, [–]tobberoth 7 points8 points9 points 2 years ago (2 children). This behaviour is not tolerated on this subreddit - consider this a warning. I have a sheet somewhere from Szilimaci; Thread; Nov 14, 2018; Replies: 31; Forum: Trainers Requests; Tags. Came to say that the music is fantastic and super catchy. Format: **Spoiler:** >!X Kills Y!< It appears to be a well-made game with family-friendly visuals. I could have sworn I seen this game looking completely different over a year ago. NintendoWorldReport - Neal Ronaghan - 8.5 / 10.0. series, except with much better art and music. Having played both Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom and Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap, I find there’s an interesting contrast between the two games. Seems like people either love it or hate it. While we look into the discussion board regularly, we may not see or react to all comments in a timely manner. is permitted, but it must be balanced out by a much greater level of non-promotion participation in reddit - the rule of thumb is no more than 10% of your submissions may be promotional. You also backtrack through some dungeons to get to later dungeons but it is mostly a zelda-like, sure. share. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom haalt het beste uit de klassieke serie om een nieuw, modern avontuur te bieden met leuke gameplay, memorabele muziek en prachtige handgetekende animaties. That's just not fun for me. Have you played the game? Gameblog - Gianni Molinaro - French - 9 / 10. Just before the final boss battle, the player is given map markers to the locations of all the Golden armor and golden sword pieces. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom 100% completion walkthrough, Includes Chest locations, Music Sheets, Truffles, Life Hearts, Blacksmith updates, and all equipment locations. Does anybody know when this is actually launching on PC? [–]Clockwork_Owl 15 points16 points17 points 2 years ago (0 children), I think this quote from Kotaku's review is exactly what you're looking for. Want to schedule an AMA with us? Some bosses/sections are literally trial and error, and you sometimes will die a few more than enough times while not even realizing what you need to do. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom The Dark Realm. Request Trainer Options: - Infinite Health - Infinite Coins - Infinite Gems - Easy Kill Game Store:> STEAM Please make a Trainer MAF! The secrets are very challening, some are too challening (and it's not a "git gud" situation, but literally too hard to find, those are some of it's game limited flaws). Really underrated game IMO, one of my top 3 metroidvanias, charming art style, great level design (almost gives me zelda vibes with its dungeon like areas), and just plain fun. A system report or other file containing a description of your computer's technical specification is required to submit this technical support request. The game is a followup to Sega's Wonder Boy series, and was released for the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One in December 2018, for Windows in July 2019, for Stadia in April 2020, and for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S is set to release at a later date. I've played for a few hours and I'm having a lot of fun. [–]carbonelli 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (0 children), They mentioned on twitter that PC version doesn't have a date yet but they are aiming for a Q1 2019 release, [–]SAJewers 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]QWERTZ_KNIGHT 19 points20 points21 points 2 years ago (8 children). If you’re reading this, please make more :) maybe with tighter combat! Anyway, I felt the game was on the easier side. The Haunted Manor is definitely a dungeon that can be confusing, especially once you try and get everything in it. "Wonder Boy in Demon World" ran between issues 2-9 and saw Shion, the protagonist who has a dislike of being referred to as Wonder Boy, fighting to save some people while staving off a demon curse. Same thing happened to me, but with the sewers theme early on in the game. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom Area Maps. It's a great game. Its main gimmick is that you can switch between the old and new art at any point in the game. The only thing I'd like to see in a sequel is more fleshed out, more interesting combat. only part i had to end up looking up was the big door or whatever in the main town. [–]allofusarelost 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (1 child), [–]LE_TROLLFACEXD 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). Video Chums - A.J. Some warts do show up, mostly stemming from a steep early difficulty curve and occasionally hard-to-judge hitboxes and jumps, but on the whole, Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is a fabulous entry in a relatively dormant series. Can you provide to all of us who have an awful taste, a list of at least some of those "thousands of garbage games like this", please? [–]LesterBePiercin 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (13 children). [–]i_nezzy_i -2 points-1 points0 points 2 years ago (5 children), Because I didn't know people buy this shit? Agree on a few of the puzzles requiring a guide to solve. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom Haunted Manor. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is 1080p/60fps docked, 720p/60fps handheld. This new game, Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is a new game in the series, not sure if it follows on from the end of Dragon's Trap or not though. I've never played that one so I can't really comment on it. Geniet van een kleurrijke actie-avonturengame die gecreëerd is in samenwerking met Ryuichi Nishizawa, ontwikkelaar van het originele Wonder Boy uit de Monster World-serie. [–]altuniverseself 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). After returning the fortune cookie to Jin, he will tell you to go to the Sanctuary in Lupia. Created in cooperation with series creator Ryuichi Nishizawa (former Westone Bit Entertainment) The biggest complaint I hear is what you've identified, that some puzzles/sequences are too hard. The following images are individual maps for the areas in Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom, which will include all of the collectibles on them. Looking for similar items What is similar to Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom?-60%. I’m on my third animal transform, game is great so far. Is it because it's a platformer? You may recall seeing the corked well in the village of Lupia, but didn't really have the means to do anything about it earlier. What am I missing? It improves on the original in every way. i'd give it a 7. I think it's excellent but has stayed relatively under the radar 1) because of its pricepoint and 2) because it is not clear what the game is exactly. Great job devs! [–]JarekMilorad 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). For examples of quality discussion posts we'd like to see in our subreddit, please review this page. and it's about time we got more! I feel like I'm the only one who hated it. Yeah this game is great, one of my faves in recent years. Reviews say it evens out later so I’m hoping that happens sooner rather than later. Maciejewski - 9.1 / 10.0. $29.99. I'm surprised it's not higher on people's metroidvania lists. If,of course, the reviewers are being faithful to an x outta 10 rating system. Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap follows off the end of Wonder Boy in Monster Land story-wise, but the games playstyle is fairly different. I read about reviewers getting stuck for 4 hours or 1.5 hours. View Comments. Weliswaar zonder de pixelart waar direct tussen gewisseld kon worden, wat natuurlijk te herleiden is naar het feit dat dit een originele game is. To ground pound as the pig on switch m on my radar to the Sanctuary Lupia. 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