Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom

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Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom
Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom cover
Developers
Game Atelier
Publishers
FDG Entertainment
Release dates
Windows July 25, 2019
Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom on Wikipedia
Wonder Boy
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Wonder Boy Returns 2016
Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap 2017
Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom 2019
Wonder Boy Returns Remix 2019

General information

Official website
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Steam
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Windows
A demo is available from Steam.

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Delete or rename movie files[1][2]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\video\.
  2. Delete or rename intro.mp4, intro2.mp4, and logos.mp4.

Game data[edit]

In-game game settings.
In-game game settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

Configuration file is not human-readable.[3]
System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Monsterboy\sys.dat
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/449610/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Monsterboy\monsterboy*.dat
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/449610/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Hor+ gameplay, windowboxed and pillarboxed cutscenes.[4]
Ultra-widescreen
Hor+ gameplay[5], windowboxed and pillarboxed cutscenes.
Ultrawide HUD Position controls whether the HUD is centered.
Ultrawide Border Design affects the background of the menu pillarboxes.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
[citation needed]

Input settings[edit]

Controller prompts can be set manually in-game.
In-game keyboard settings.
In-game keyboard settings.
In-game controller settings.
In-game controller settings.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Sound Effects, Music
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Toggle with Pause When Unfocused game setting.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7, 8, 10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3
Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5000 MB
Video card (GPU) 2 GB of VRAM
DirectX 10 compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/449610/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (449610) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-07-25
  2. Verified by User:Expack3 on 2019-07-26
  3. PCGamingWiki Discussion - How do you view or edit the settings file? - last accessed on 2019-09-02
  4. Verified by User:Cptmold on 2019-07-26
    Tested with GOG release at 5760x1080.
  5. Nothing beats gaming on the weekends - last accessed on 2019-07-26