[–]MysteriousDingle 5 points6 points7 points 2 years ago (0 children). 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. I think the game can be pretty disappointing if you go into it expecting a remotely traditional metroidvania. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom Thunder Truffles. 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. 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. to the right of the cannonball pile, there is a ramp made out of a broken mast which leads to some platforms up and to the right of that ramp. I’m enjoying it so far though, [–]nickthousand 8 points9 points10 points 2 years ago (0 children). [–]WorkplaceWatcher 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]realCheeezeBurgers 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children). It improves on the original in every way. [–]PsychoKuros 10 points11 points12 points 2 years ago (0 children). I need to go play this again. MW3-4 had more maze-like dungeons while this is more in-between those and MW2/Dragon's Trap until the mid-game. [–]LE_TROLLFACEXD 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (10 children). It’s even a little more sadistic. Regardless of the late game frustrations and spike in difficulty, it is one of the best modern day platformers I have ever played. The tags customers have most frequently applied to Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom have also been applied to … 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. the volcano area was awful. All Discussions Screenshots Artwork Broadcasts Videos News Guides Reviews Monster Boy And The Cursed Kingdom > General Discussions > Topic Details. I'm confused. I've got a few on wii vc and I still can't get it straight. You could start by reading the reviews I guess. The visuals were great, but the level-design and parts of the gameplay aren't holding up that well imho. 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. And then later saw Michiru Yamane in the credits and was like, 'oh.'. I played HollowKnight and DS3 and about to finish Bloodborne. For more information, see the self-promotion on reddit FAQ. [–]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). Read our guidelines for more information! Out of all of the chests in the game, some of them just contain gold coins to help fatten your purse. The snakes jumping on you from a hidden way without any indicator (so basically out of nowhere) and hurting you. I really hate the physics; you drop like a rock. Want to schedule an AMA with us? I very rarely 100% a game.. but I did on this one. I seriously doubt it. Hi Everyone, thank you for playing Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom! This one is a spiritual successor to the Wonder Boy franchise, and there isn't any direct connection, as Sega(?) Map markers for the rest of the remaining hidden items can be purchased in the village of aeria with rainbow drops. 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 loved it for the most part, as a longtime fan of the series. 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. You're thinking of the remaster of Dragon's Trap, but the Wonder Boy series has always had an anime aesthetic. 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. 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. The Wonder Boy games were meh. Monster Boy is one of my all-time favorite games! Other than that, it was pretty great. There's puzzles involving to rotate whole rooms and use physics to your advantage. ... help Reddit App Reddit coins Reddit premium Reddit … Its main gimmick is that you can switch between the old and new art at any point in the game. [–]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. 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. Haven't seen this around but if anyone interested in a good farming spot for gold. The level of polish for a game of this style probably exceeds anything else I've seen. Do not solicit votes for your posts. 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. I wish I knew, but I'm glad for this thread, I didn't know a new Monster Boy game was coming out. [–]WorkplaceWatcher 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (6 children). monster boy and the cursed kingdom. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom heeft dezelfde cartoony look and feel als Wonder Boy III: The Dragon’s Trap. Tags: and boy cursed kingdom monster monster boy and the cursed kingdom the. The action is faster, the controls more responsive, the visuals are sharper and the music is more full and lush. About Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom. I feel like I'm the only one who hated it. 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. 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 added it to my wishlist. This game has some of the most gorgeous 2D art I have ever seen. Anyway, I felt the game was on the easier side. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom 2,44gbPagina web: http://dantebryan.wixsite.com/googlegames como pasar acortadores adshort ?? Seems like people either love it or hate it. 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It is created by a small team with the help of the original creator of the series. View Comments. I've played for a few hours and I'm having a lot of fun. While we look into the discussion board regularly, we may not see or react to all comments in a timely manner. The music also bothers me a lot. If,of course, the reviewers are being faithful to an x outta 10 rating system. I really liked it as a whole. All the games have different gameplay and don't really follow a story between them. 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. [–]JarekMilorad 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). A great spiritual successor to Wonder Boy. 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. A review thread, I might point out, indicates you're in the considerable minority when you count this game as "shit. Monster Boy And The Cursed Kingdom. Can anyone speak to how long it would take to 100%. Reviews say it evens out later so I’m hoping that happens sooner rather than later. If you want to promote without participating in the community, purchase an ad. NintendoWorldReport - Neal Ronaghan - 8.5 / 10.0. series, except with much better art and music. So one of the characters/transformations looks an awful lot like Lion-O? That's just not fun for me. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. [–]TimeTimeTickingAway 13 points14 points15 points 2 years ago (1 child). [–]nickthousand 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children). owns the rights to the Wonder Boy franchise. It's a trouble that so many people use it so leniently it's become a very difficult metric to actually understand (outside of reviewers whom you already know well and have developed a good understanding of). Design based on /r/FlatBlue created by /u/creesch. I (Tim Rogers) played Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom. The Monster Land/World games were more adventure/metroidvania style games. 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. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is 1080p/60fps docked, 720p/60fps handheld. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom The Dark Realm. 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). [–]altuniverseself 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). Geniet van een kleurrijk actie-avonturenspel gecreëerd in samenwerking met Ryuichi Nishizawa, maker van de originele Wonder Boy uit de Monster World-serie. Amazing art, great music improvements, and I loved the gimmick of being able to on-the-spot switch between old and new. It takes inspiration from the original Wonder Boy games without letting that history weigh it down, either. If you’re reading this, please make more :) maybe with tighter combat! REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 4349 on r2-app-0768311011455fbfa at 2021-01-07 22:52:34.677937+00:00 running b2c6adc country code: JP. Finding everything on one's own without these would be pretty tough, but the game helps the player out pretty significantly. Your review encourages me to jump into this one! Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom! It's great. 0:00. 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. and it's about time we got more! The original creator was involved with this game's development. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is a brand new entry in the Wonder Boy/Monster World series. 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. And this is what we call the dunning-kruger effect. I've never played that one so I can't really comment on it. [+]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. Get around 520 a min 2600 or so every 5 min if you have the Ice sword the Lions talisman and the prince bracelets. It's real off-putting to me and I'm not sure why. Unfortunately I am really driven away by the style... 😣, More posts from the metroidvania community. I'm a huge Wonder Boy fan, but I've yet to dive into this one. and a ton of ability and gear to unlock. Wonder Boy is finally back, in his greatest adventure yet. [–]MeanSolean 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (1 child). That area is rough until you get the right gear and even then some of the puzzles and platforming are a challenge. Someone explain how this franchise works. The Dragon's Trap is a graphical remake, and it is entertaining and gorgeous. It sounds like the kind of music that would be in a corporate training video. save. Video Chums - A.J. [–]nohpex 3 points4 points5 points 2 years ago (1 child). Yeah one of my favorite MVs. Close. I'm all for a lighter, family friendly Dark Souls-come-BOTW style Monster World game at this point though. where you have to use the froggy to tongue a random combination. The Monster World games were terrific. [–]Clapyourhandssayyeah 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (1 child). [–]Revoran 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). High production values, big game with each area adding new mechanics, killer soundtrack (michiru yamane, even!) 0:00. 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. Archived. Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom Area Maps. Please report posts containing spoilers unless they are hidden using the following method or are inside a thread clearly labeled as containing spoilers. 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. I’m on my third animal transform, game is great so far. Edit: Oops, never mind, had it confused with "Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap". There are spiders appearing from nowhere without any indicator killing me surprisingly. [–]Clockwork_Owl 12 points13 points14 points 2 years ago (0 children). I read about reviewers getting stuck for 4 hours or 1.5 hours. For examples of quality discussion posts we'd like to see in our subreddit, please review this page. share. I agree this is a super good game and way exceeded my expectations! Faeland trailer: https://youtu.be/ho_9Z12ZL_Q, Thanks for the review, this one has been on my maybe list for awhile. I tried to play it years ago but I think it was a romhack version because I kept getting teleported to other areas with no context. Wonderboy was always my dude, way more than Link, Mario, Sonic etc. IGN Italy - Mattia Ravanelli - Italian - 9 / 10.0. Just played a few hours. Wonder Boy In Monster World is still a great game. I hate doing long reviews so I'll keep it short. 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. Definitely filled the content drought on the Switch. [–]iNteg 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (1 child). Does anybody know when this is actually launching on PC? [–]i_nezzy_i -2 points-1 points0 points 2 years ago (5 children), Because I didn't know people buy this shit? Play. It improves on the original in every way. The music is excellent too. Wonder Boy was adapted into two stories that ran in Fleetway's Sonic the Comic, which were loosely based on Wonder Boy in Monster World. One of the best 2d platformers I have ever played. It can take you back if you die in certain parts, but I'm hopeful it's managed well going through the game. The OST alone is top notch. :D. OC. Posted by 2 years ago. Metroidvania is a subgenre of 2D platforming games focused on guided non-linearity and utility-gated exploration. We hope you're enjoying the game to the fullest and that you don't encounter any issues. I'll have to find a proper rom file and try it sometime. Steam still says Q1 2019. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. IGN Spain - Juan García - Spanish - 8.7 / 10.0. Remember the rules of the subreddit, in this case specifically the rule around insulting and harassing others. 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.