Fans of old-fashioned platforms seem wealthy right now. While Alex Kidd’s physical editions at Miracle World DX tried to warm up their CB yesterday, the Monster World IV makeover is invited to celebrate today. Will there really be something for everyone?
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Since it took some time between the release of the original episode on Mega Drive, publisher ININ Games welcomes us all to the Monster World universe, which is very dear to our short editor.
In 2.5D we therefore (re) discover the complementarity between Asha and her companion Pepelogoo, between the crossing of abysses and the environmentally friendly drive. Everything seems possible to them.
If the graphic overhaul raises a few more questions here and there, the editor doesn’t hesitate to remind (twice, rather) of the original team’s participation, starting with that of director Ryuichi Nishizawa to give themselves some great tunes. Will this be enough to convince old paddle aces as well as budding adventurers? For that you have to wait for Wonder Boy: Asha to be released in Monster World second trimester 2021
And if the original version of Monster World IV disappears from PlayStation Store anytime soon, collectors will be delighted to know that it will also be incorporated into the physical editions of this edition. Here’s what should allow Chris to decide.