Co-Optimus - Editorial - Co-Op Classics Video Edition: Alien Storm and Wonder Boy 3

Squad 51 vs. the Flying Saucers

  • Couch Co-Op: 2 Players
  • + Co-Op Campaign

Co-Op Classics Video Edition: Alien Storm and Wonder Boy 3 - Page 2

Wonder Boy 3

Subtitled Monster Lair, this entry into what was already an interesting series took the gameplay into a new direction. The first part of each level is very much a platformer, with a little bit of shooting mixed in; think Mario with a permanent fire flower. Once you've jumped and pew pew pew-ed to the end of the level, the formula changes totally. Wonder Boy and his female companion mount pink dragons and it's all shmup, nasty boss at the end and all. It's a nice twist, keeping the action fresh and hectic throughout.




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