ININ Games and STUDIOARTDINK have released a new trailer for Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World alongside details about the game’s editions, pricing, and release dates.
Trailer and Game Details
The brand new adventure-packed trailer (below) shows off Asha in Monster World’s unique characters, including her trusty blue sidekick Pepelogoo who will prove to be an essential ally as you traverse the game’s many gimmick-filled stages.
This full remake of the 1994 game is led by its original creator Ryuichi Nishizawa. The remake boasts 3d cell-shaded graphics and refined controls that stays close to the beloved original while bringing its visuals and gameplay up to date. Additionally, Asha is now fully voiced, with Japanese actress Ai Fairouz bringing an extra layer of personality to the colourful character.
The retail editions for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 will be available for €39,99. These physical retail editions will also include a copy of the original Monster World IV.
The Western retail release will be in Q2 2021 for North America, Europe and Australia.
Three exclusive limited editions can be pre-ordered only at Strictly Limited Games. All limited editions come with the original Monster World IV:
- The Limited Edition is available for €39.99, limited to 3,500 copies for Nintendo Switch and 1,700 copies for PlayStation 4 worldwide.
- The Collector’s Edition is available for €99.99, limited to 2,500 copies for Nintendo Switch and 1,200 copies for PlayStation 4 worldwide and includes fantastic items to celebrate the game like Monster World Map, 2x OST (Original + Remix), Artbook and a Squishy Ball Pepelogoo and many more.
- The Mega Collector’s Edition (pictured below) is available for €179.99, limited to 999 copies for Nintendo Switch and 499 copies for PlayStation 4 worldwide. This edition celebrates the origins of the game and features everything from the Collector’s Edition and in addition more awesome items like the Asha and Pepelogoo Figurine (18cm / 7.1″), Asha Pixel Pin, a Vinyl Sticker for your console and more.
- This article was updated on:February 3rd, 2021