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Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap Arrives on Switch!


If you count yourself as an indie lover and own a Nintendo Switch, then get ready to part ways with some of your hard earned cash as Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap has arrived and it is everything Wonder Boy fans wished it would be!

 

But if you have never played a single Wonder Boy title, or know anything about this 2017 release, here’s DotEmu to fill you in and talk about their plans to bring Wonder Boy to PC this Summer: Continue reading Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap Arrives on Switch!

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Wonder Boy Launches on Switch, PlayStation 4 & Xbox One on April 18th


For quite some time it has been known Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap is coming to Switch, but what wasn’t known was its release date, until now.

 

Straight from the typed words of DotEmu, the France based publisher has announced that the long awaited Wonder Boy is to release on multiple platforms on the 18th of April next month, with a PC launch for Steam planned a little later on this Spring. Below you will find some of what is shown in the new press release: Continue reading Wonder Boy Launches on Switch, PlayStation 4 & Xbox One on April 18th

Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap is a Game of Then and Now! (The Retro Feature)


As far as Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap is concerned, developer and publisher Lizardcube and DotEmu are going well out of their way to ensure this remaster is the very best it can possibly be and today a new trailer has been released that showcases the Retro Feature and an update that provides additional details. Both of which can be found right here: Continue reading Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap is a Game of Then and Now! (The Retro Feature)

Nintendo Switch Confirmed! Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap


Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap is also confirmed for the Nintendo Switch with a March 2017 worldwide release and below you can find the official announcement:

It was hard to keep the secret, but finally we can spill those edamame beans…Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap is coming to the Nintendo Switch™ in 2017!

A few months ago Nintendo contacted us. A reunion was held in mushroom kingdom under a veil of absolute secrecy, where they suggested we could bring the game over to their upcoming platform. Needless to say it was a unique opportunity and as soon as we saw the system we knew we wanted to get the game on it. We started working on it and well, HERE WE ARE!

The game plays fantastic on the Nintendo Switch! It runs at a smooth 60 FPS, the screen and colors in handheld mode are amazing, and it plays just as well in full HD when docked. We can’t wait to show you more!

In the meanwhile, you can check out the official console page if you would like to know more about the Switch (available worldwide in March 2017!).

If you don’t plan to dock yourself on the Switch bandwagon just yet, rest assured, the game will also be coming to other platforms! We will announce them as well as the game release date as soon as we are ready… and we’ve got a bunch of other cool news coming.”

Source: The Dragon’s Trap (Blog)