A brilliant Megadrive/Genesis Wonder Boy game mixing platform and RPG level-grinding elements.
Beating up things and collecting things allows you to buy new items and level up your powers.
Wonder Boy in Monster World really is a surprisingly good game. Not a kids game at all, although kids would also love it.
More: Wonder Boy in Monster World on Wikipedia
Wonder Boy in Monster World Megadrive/Genesis title screen.
Inside a house.
Fighting off mushrooms. Gathering coins.
It’s a platform game with level-grinding elements.
More cute cut scenes. Try saying that when you’re drunk.
I have armour and a fairy protecting me now.
Bashing those shrooms for coins.
Selecting weapons and shield, etc.
Killing the mushroom boss.
Don’t drop in the drink.
Oh had you?
Who could live in a house like this?
Am I expected?
The Tower of Misery.
Exploring further afield in Wonder Boy in Monster World on the Megadrive/Genesis
Exploring the village.