The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Through the Ages
Legendary DXP: A Fantasy Deck Building Game
Universal Paperclips
Gary Grigsby's Eagle Day to Bombing the Reich
Insurgency
The Draugr
Chrono Trigger
World of Warcraft
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
Bomberman 64
Battle of Britain
The Last of Us
Androminion
Talisman: Digital Edition
Fallout 4
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Octopath Traveler
Terraforming Mars
Booty Calls
Rescue Team 1
Strategy Games, CS-5009
Super Space Battle, CS-5010
Batman: Arkham Asylum
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
Sega Genesis
Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos
Super Mario World
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic
Assassin's Creed II
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune
The Legend of Zelda
Zelda II: The Adventure of Link
PlayStation 2
PlayStation 2 Slimline
Baldur's Gate
Slaves to Armok: God of Blood Chapter II – Dwarf Fortress
StarCraft
Skies of Arcadia
Wii
GoldenEye 007
Cruis'n USA
Left 4 Dead
Star Wars: X-Wing Collector's Series
The Sims 2: Castaway
Ticket to Ride
Ice Hockey (NES)
Commodore 64
Bridge It (2003)
Supreme Commander 2
Fallout 3 – Anchorage and The Pitt

Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap

Average Rating: 9.09/10
Video Game Rank: 2081
SEGA Master System Rank: N/A
Wii Rank: N/A
TurboGrafx-16 Rank: N/A
SEGA Game Gear Rank: N/A
PlayStation 4 Rank: N/A
Information
Primary Name
Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
Alternate Names
Adventure Island
The Dragon's Curse
Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap
Platform
Genre
Theme
Series
Mode
Minimum Players
1
Maximum Players
1
Release Date
1989-00-00
Developer
Publisher
 Corrections
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 78091
Releases
Pg. 1 of 2 » 2
Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap
Nick: 
eShop Switch Downloadable edition
Rel Date: 2017-04-18
Publisher: DotEmu, SEGA Corporation
Nintendo Switch
Developer: Lizardcube
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: OFLC(AU): M / ACB: M
English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanishmore»
View
Corrections
Link Image
Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
Nick: 
PSN PlayStation 4 Downloadable edition
Rel Date: 2017-00-00
Publisher: DotEmu, SEGA Corporation
PlayStation 4
Developer: Lizardcube
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: (Rating Pending)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
Nick: 
NA Sega Master System Wii Virtual Console Version
Rel Date: 2009-11-09
Publisher: SEGA Corporation
Wii
Developer: Weston Group
Media: Cartridge
Region: North America
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
Nick: 
NA TurboGrafx-16 Wii Virtual Console Edition
Rel Date: 2007-04-02
Publisher: SEGA Corporation
Wii
Developer: Weston Group
Media: Cartridge
Region: North America
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
Nick: 
JP Sega Game Gear release
Rel Date: 1992-03-27
Publisher: SEGA Corporation
SEGA Game Gear
Developer: Weston Group
Media: Cartridge
Region: Asia (Except China)
Rating: (Not Rated)
Japanese
View
Corrections
Link Image
Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
Nick: 
EU Sega Game Gear release
Rel Date: 1992-00-00
Publisher: SEGA Corporation
SEGA Game Gear
Developer: Weston Group
Media: Cartridge
Region: Europe and Oceania
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
Nick: 
NA Sega Game Gear release
Rel Date: 1992-00-00
Publisher: SEGA Corporation
SEGA Game Gear
Developer: Weston Group
Media: Cartridge
Region: North America
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Adventure Island
Nick: 
JP TurboGrafx-16 Edition
Rel Date: 1991-00-00
Publisher: SEGA Corporation
TurboGrafx-16
Developer: Weston Group
Media: Cartridge
Region: Asia (Except China)
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
Nick: 
NA TurboGrafx-16 Edition
Rel Date: 1991-00-00
Publisher: SEGA Corporation
TurboGrafx-16
Developer: Weston Group
Media: Cartridge
Region: North America
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
Nick: 
EU Sega Master System Release
Rel Date: 1989-00-00
Publisher: SEGA Corporation
SEGA Master System
Developer: Weston Group
Media: Cartridge
Region: Europe and Oceania
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

User Summary:

Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap is an action adventure game with some roleplaying and metroidvania aspects, first released for the Sega Master System in the West. It is the fourth installment in the Wonder Boy series (and second carry the title Wonder Boy III) and also the second in the slightly overlapping series Monster World.

The game is a direct sequel to Wonder Boy in Monster Land (arcade, Master System), and starts with the hero defeating the Dragon, but being cursed and forced into the form of a dragon. The player starts in a village, and must explore the stages, gradually being cursed into one form after the other, each of the forms with a different speciality.

The The Dragon's Trap Master System original was never released in Japan, but was ported to the Game Gear in 1992, and then got its Japanese release. A version for TurboGraphx-16/PC Engine called "The Dragon's Curse" (in Japan: Adventure Island) was done in 1991. It was also included in the Monster World Complete Collection for Playstation 2, released in Japan in 2007. Both the PC Engine Version and the original Master System version were released for Wii Virtual Console, but in the West only. Finally, in 2017, it was remixed with HD graphics, and released for Playstation 4 and Nintendo Switch, globally.

Characters
Pg. 1
No Character Found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Marketplace
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{product.numforsale}} for sale {{product.price}}
{{product.prettycondition}}
{{product.listdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{item.title}} {{item.timeleft}}
{{item.currentprice}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No videos found
{{video.numrecommend}} {{video.title}} {{video.language}} {{video.username|truncate:"10"}} {{video.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Files
Title | Hot | Recent
[Browse »]  [Upload File »] Language:
Pg. 1 of 1
No Files Found.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Statistics
Video Game Rank: 2081
SEGA Master System Rank: N/A
Wii Rank: N/A
TurboGrafx-16 Rank: N/A
SEGA Game Gear Rank: N/A
PlayStation 4 Rank: N/A
Num Ratings: 8
Average Rating: 9.09
Standard Deviation: 1.02
Num Views: 891
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 2
Personal Comments: 5
Users Owning: 30
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 1 [find trade matches]
Has Parts For Trade: 0
Want Parts In Trade: 0
Price History: View
Total Plays: 1
Plays This Month: 0
Linked Items
Relationship: Sort: Genre: Theme: Mode: Media:
Pg. 1
No Items Found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Web Links
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No Web Links Found
Link {{cat}} {{lang}}
{{weblink.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Tags
Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: [View All]
User Information
Use this tool to rate games, save comments, and manage your collection.
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.