Strictly Limited announces Wonder Boy Anniversary Collector's Editions
The Ultra Collector's Edition box set, limited to one thousand units, ships with a music box and soundtrack collection on compact disc, among other collector's items. Shipping from Strictly Limited is estimated for November.
ININ Games' digital release of the compilation is due out on June 3rd, bundling 21 total variations of six Wonder Boy series platformers, Originally published for Sega's Master System, Game Gear and Mega Drive consoles, the retro game collection includes 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.
Music for Wonder Boy is by designer Ryuichi Nishizawa, while the game score for Monster World IV is by Jin Watanabe. Wonder Boy in Monster Land, Monster Lair, The Dragon‘s Trap and Wonder Boy in Monster World feature music by Clockwork Aquario composer Shinichi Sakamoto.
From the product page:
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.Strictly Limited - Wonder Boy Collection - Ultra (Nintendo Switch)
Strictly Limited - Wonder Boy Collection - Ultra (PlayStation 4)
A new Wonder Boy Collection trailer? 👀— ININ Games (@ININ_Games) May 13, 2022
Get ready for the launch of the Wonder Boy Collection for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch, on June 3rd, with this new trailer showing all four included games. #PS4 #NSW
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