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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press.]

25th June 2021 - After the successful launch of Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World to much critical acclaim on consoles in May, PC gamers have only a few days to wait before the Steam PC release of the game on June 29th worldwide. Studioartdink Corp. (Head Office: Minato-ku, Tokyo, President: Ryoichi Yajima) will launch the steam PC version of the second title of the company's game publishing brand "G CHOICE" "WonderBoy Asha in Monster World".

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What is "Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World"?

"Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World" is a horizontal scroll action RPG in which the original staff of the time re-created "Monster World IV", which was developed by Westumbit Entertainment Co., Ltd. and released as a megadrive version in 1994 as the final work of the "Wonder Boy" series released by Sega Co., Ltd. (sega enterprises co., ltd.), under the leadership of Ryuichi Nishizawa, the parent of the series, was fully remade in a modern style.

The Story

This is Monster World. Asha, who has just become a warrior, is involved in a serious incident involving the kingdom's existence. Four spirits were trapped by invaders who plotted to make this world their own. Asha, who was ordered by Queen Prapril to rescue the spirits, set out on an adventure with Peperogu, a mysterious creature she met in the royal city of Rapadana. Asha worked together with Peperogu to overcome various difficulties. Can they save this world?

Actions with Peperogu

This work features various actions using the mysterious creature "Peperogu". You can enjoy the distinctive action prepared for each scene, such as gliding while holding on to Peperogu, jumping two steps, and pressing the switch at a remote position.

RPG Elements

Defeat enemies you encounter along the way of your adventure and you'll get GOLD. If you go to a store in the city, you can use this GOLD to purchase equipment items such as swords, shields, and bangles. Strengthen your Asha gear in preparation for increasingly strong enemies.

Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World is available now for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 and supports the language options of Japanese, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Chinese (Simplified and Traditional).

Copyright : (c) SEGA/LAT/STUDIOARTDINK. Original Game (c) SEGA/LAT.

For more information please contact [email protected]

About G Choice 
G CHOICE, a new brand that disseminates game content from Studioartdink to the world, will send out attractive game content by talented developers and creators not only to Japan but also to the world. "G" nurtured in red means "GAME", "GOOD", and "GLOBAL", and the freehand line surrounding it recalls free ideas and images that open up the future. With this new brand, we will publish selected titles from all over the world.
Official Twitter account: @G_CHOICE_INFO
Official Instagram account: G CHOICE info (@g_choice_info) 

STUDIOARTDINK CORPORATION was founded in 2001. As a console game developer we have developed many titles of major Japanese publishers. We also have sold a number of titles as a publisher and in 2020 we are going to launch a game content brand "G Choice" ( We provide attractive game contents created by talented developers and creators for customers all over the world.