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    Wonder Boy Anniversary Collection Launches January 26, 2023

    A wonderous collection.

    Bliss Brain announced Wonder Boy Anniversary Collection launches digitally on January 26, 2023 featuring 21 versions spanning across six Wonder Boy games.

    The collection will be available on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5. Pre-orders for various physical editions are available now at Strictly Limited Games while supplies last.

    Here’s an overview of the Wonder Boy Anniversary Collection via Bliss Brain:

    About

    Featuring 21 versions of six of the most iconic Wonder Boy games ever released, this incredible compilation brings the influential platformer series to today’s hardware.

    Through the 1980s and 1990s the Wonder Boy series gained a vast cult following thanks to its distinct blend of energetic platforming, action-RPG elements, and even shoot ‘em up gameplay. And now you can enjoy a diverse spread of the Wonder Boy games that have left a powerful legacy throughout gaming, from the 1986 arcade original to 1994’s Monster World IV.

    Wonder Boy Anniversary Collection brings the series up-to-date with precise ports for today’s hardware, and new features such as the ability to rewind your game at any moment.

    Whether you’re a retro devotee wanting to catch up on this important piece of gaming history, a Wonder Boy fan looking to play your favorites on cutting edge hardware or are simply looking to experience the very best in nostalgic gameplay, Wonder Boy Anniversary Collection is about as essential as it gets.

    Features:
    • Wonder Boy, Wonder Boy in Monster Land, Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair, Wonder Boy The Dragon‘s Trap, Wonder Boy in Monster World and Monster World IV in a total of 21 ports
    • An unrivaled Wonder Boy collection for true retro gamers
    • Every title expertly ported to modern consoles, with extended features like filter, shader, a rewind option and an art gallery!
    • Revisit one of the most unique, important platformers of the 1980s and 1990s
    • Get your nostalgia on with crisp chiptune audio and perfect pixel art
    Featured Titles

    Wonder Boy

    • Wonder Boy | International | Arcade(SYSTEM 1)
    • Wonder Boy | Japan | SG-1000
    • Super Wonder Boy | Japan | Master System / Sega MARK III
    • Wonder Boy | International | Master System / Sega MARK III
    • Revenge of Drancon | International | Game Gear
    • Wonder Boy | Japan | Game Gear

    Wonder Boy in Monster Land

    • Wonder Boy in Monster Land | International | Arcade(SYSTEM 2)
    • Wonder Boy in Monster Land | International | Master System / Sega MARK III
    • Wonder Boy in Monster Land | Japan | Arcade (SYSTEM 2)
    • Super Wonder Boy in Monster Land | Japan | Master System / Sega MARK III

    Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap

    • Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap | International | Master System / Sega MARK III
    • Wonder Boy III: The Dragon’s Trap | International | Game Gear
    • Monster World II | Japan | Master System / Sega MARK III
    • Monster World II: The Dragon’s Trap | Japan | Game Gear

    Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair

    • Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair | International | Arcade (SYSTEM 16)
    • Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair | International | Mega Drive / Genesis

    Wonder Boy in Monster World

    • Wonder Boy in Monster World | International | Mega Drive / Genesis
    • Wonder Boy in Monster World | International | Master System / Sega MARK III
    • Wonder Boy V: Monster World III | Japan | Mega Drive

    Monster World IV

    • Monster World IV | International | Mega Drive / Genesis
    • Monster World IV | Japan | Mega Drive
    Soul Kiwami
    Soul Kiwami
    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Deputy Editor in Chief of Final Weapon and a News Writer at Game Rant. With a passion for the Japanese gaming industry, Raul is a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs and fighting/action games. business email: soul@finalweapon.net

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