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Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap

Average Rating: 9.09/10
Video Game Rank: 2115
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
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Primary Name
Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
Alternate Names
Adventure Island
The Dragon's Curse
Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap
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Release Date
1989-00-00
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Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap
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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
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Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
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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)
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Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
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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)
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Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
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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)
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Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
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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)
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Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
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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)
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Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
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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)
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Adventure Island
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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)
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Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
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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)
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Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap
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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)
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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.

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Video Game Rank: 2115
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: 964
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Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 2
Personal Comments: 5
Users Owning: 31
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 1 [find trade matches]
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