Fans who are waiting for “Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World” finally have a release date.
Eager fans waiting to play “Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World” can play the game at the end of May. ININ Games and STUDIOARTDINK announced that it would be released on May 28, 2021.
On May 28th, “Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World” will be available on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4. Unfortunately, its release will only cover Europe, America, and Australia at the moment. Meanwhile, fans in other countries have to wait a little longer.
“Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World”
Expect Asha and her companion Pepelogoo in “Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World.” Join them in their journey in freeing the four spirits captured by evil forces, whose origin will be discovered along the way. This latest release is a 1994 Monster World IV complete remake. Its graphics are better, featuring 2D gameplay cel-shaded 3D graphics to balance the nostalgic feels refined in modern times.
Fascinatingly, Fairouz Ai of Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean is the voice actor of Asha and other game characters.
Price and Availability
Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4’s retail edition for “Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World” will be sold for €39.99 / $39.99 / £34.99. Along with the game is the original Monster World IV.
Consistently, STUDIOARTDINK confirms that the digital Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 versions’ price in the EU and US for €34.99 / $34.99 / £31.49 (GBP to be confirmed) through the online stores. However, this version will not include the original game.
On the other hand, as for Steam players, they will have to be more patient. The launching of “Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World” will take a month after May 28th. It will be available in Steam on June 29, 2021, for €34.99 / $34.99 / £31.49 (GBP to be confirmed).
Furthermore, do note that there are limited and exclusive physical editions available for PS4 and Switch. Pre-order it at Strictly Limited Games or other retail stores that offer it. PAll these editions have the original Monster World IV:
- The Limited Edition: available for €39.99 with color manual & reversible box art.
- The Collector’s Edition: available for €99.99 with terrific items like the Monster World Map, Artbook, a Squishy Ball Pepelogoo, 2x soundtrack (Original & Remix), and more.
- The Mega Collector’s Edition: available for €179.99 with CE inclusions and more fantastic items like a Vinyl Sticker for your console, Asha Pixel Pin, Asha and Pepelogoo Figurine (18cm / 7.1″), and more (€179.99).
It has been two decades and more since the first release of “Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World.” As a result, this remake will bring out nostalgic feels you had as a child. The children will also love it for sure! Order the game and play it on your PlayStation4 and Nintendo Switch.