Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World is a full remake of the 2D side-scrolling action game Monster World IV with full 3D graphics, significantly enhanced visuals, and further refined gameplay. In recent years, the Wonder Boy series has seen various remakes and been a global smash hit, and Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World is a response to the rising expectations from fans for a Monster Hunter World IV remake. Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World features various actions that utilize the mysterious creature Pepelogoo. The protagonist Asha, who just became a warrior, gets wrapped up in a major event involving the survival of her kingdom. Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World is an upcoming, side-scrolling action-RPG developed by Inin and published by G Choice for the Nintendo Switch and Sony Playstation 4, due for release in 2021. IGN is happy to reveal that a new game in the Wonder Boy series, Wonder Boy - Asha in Monster World, has been announced with members of the original development team behind the wheel. All rights reserved. Use of this site is governed by all applicable laws. Look forward to hearing what Asha’s voice! Asha returns at last in Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World, a remake of the classic action-platformer Wonder Boy IV. Wonder Boy - Asha in Monster World is set to release on PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch at the beginning of 2021. It … In the west, it will be published by ININ Games. A Full Remake of Monster World IV for the Modern Day. Asha also appeared in a stained glass from Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom, alongside Boy, Book and Shion. Reproduction in whole or in part in any form or medium without acknowledgment of Gematsu is prohibited. Players can enjoy unique actions prepared for each environment, including gliding or double-jumping by holding onto Pepelogoo, or pressing faraway switches. As ININ Games only announced the game for PlayStation 4 and Switch, the PC version will likely be published by G Choice worldwide. Tom Marks is IGN's Deputy Reviews Editor and resident pie maker. Will these two two really be able to save the world? For this remake, the original staff from Westone Bit Entertainment have reunited under the supervision of Wonder Boy series creator Ryuichi Nishizawa. By going to the shop in Rapadanga City, you can spend GOLD to purchase equipment items such as swords, shields, and bangles. Asha and her Pepelogoo managed to stop their plans and she is considered a hero. Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World is a platform action game and full remake of the Genesis version of Monster World IV, which was developed by Westone Bit Entertainment and released by Sega as the final entry in the Wonder Boy series in 1994. We encourage you to read our updated PRIVACY POLICY and COOKIE POLICY. After receiving the title of warrior from the Queen, she requests Asha to save the four spirits that protect Monster World. After receiving the title of warrior from the Queen, she requests Asha to save the four spirits that protect Monster World. 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Strengthen Asha’s equipment to be prepared for the gradually more difficult enemies Asha will face. By defeating the enemies you encounter during your adventure, you can receive GOLD. It is not just visual change, as new game modes and other additional elements are planned. For Wonder Boy - Asha in Monster World, the original staff from the former Westone Bit Entertainment gathered together to create a game that stays true to the spirit of the original games. Wonder Boy - Asha in Monster World is being developed by STUDIOARTDINK alongside ININ Games, with members of the original Wonder Boy creative team at the helm. Wonder Boy - Asha in Monster World In the meantime, you can see a sneak peek at some key art below, with more details about Wonder Boy - Asha in Monster World under that. Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World is a full remake of the 2D side-scrolling action game Monster World IV with full 3D graphics, significantly enhanced visuals, and further refined gameplay. Asha relaxing on an island by her character designer, Maki Ohzora. A Wonder Boy teaser site is … Asha (アーシャ Āsha, "A'isha") is the protagonist from Monster World IV, a young girl from Estafan Village that goes to Rapadagna City to become a warrior. It is also the first entry in the series to feature voice-overs. now available for PS4, Switch, and PC in the west for free, Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny third trailer; new characters, Special Skills and Evilities, Juice Bar, and D-Merit Points detailed. Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap enemies, Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom enemies, https://wonderboy.fandom.com/wiki/Asha?oldid=1696. © Copyright Gematsu, Inc. 2008-2020. You can follow him on Twitter. Will Asha and Pepelogoo be able to save their world? A full reveal with gameplay is set to arrive later this week during the gamescom Awesome Indies showcase, which kicks off at 10am Pacific Time on Saturday, August 29 right here on IGN. The invaders trying to take possession of this world have captured the four Spirits. However, we ask that you follow a simple set of guidelines: Gematsu reserves the right to edit or delete any comments without notice. A Wonder Boy teaser site is currently live with a link for a mailing list, but more information and first gameplay will be revealed during the gamescom Awesome Indies showcase on August 29. Excitingly, this will be the first game in the history of the series to be fully voiced, with the announcement describing Asha and other characters as “lively and talkative.”. Wonder Boy Wikia is a FANDOM Games Community. The updated version of the image from 2/14/1994, but with moods added. 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