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Narita Boy
Become symphonic in Narita Boy! A radical action-adventure as a legendary pixel hero trapped as a mere echo within the Digital Kingdom. Discover the mysteries behind the Techno-sword, lock swords with the corrupt and tainted Stallions. Save the world!
Recent Reviews:
Very Positive (45) - 84% of the 45 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
All Reviews:
Very Positive (276) - 85% of the 276 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Mar 30, 2021
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Reviews

“One of the best Metroidvanias of recent years”
80 – Metro

“Don't think about how many 2D "metroidvania" you have played in the last few months... just think that there are none quite like Narita Boy.”
89 – HobbyConsolas

“An eighties epic that immerses us in a dark digital world to tell us an epic story about the human mind.”
80 – Vandal

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About This Game

Story

Flashback to the 80s. The Creator, a genius of his time, creates a video game console called Narita One with its flagship title being a game called Narita Boy.

Meanwhile, inside the binary code, the digital realm connects with reality. Him has returned and deleted The Creator’s memories. Supervisor program, Motherboard, and her agents have activated the Narita Boy protocol.

The Stallions are coming, and the Digital Kingdom needs a hero.

The Game

Become symphonic in Narita Boy! A radical action-adventure as a legendary pixel hero trapped as a mere echo within the Digital Kingdom. Discover the mysteries behind the Techno-sword, lock swords with the corrupt and tainted Stallions. Save the world!


Pixel perfectionistThe shining example of a perfectionist at work. Experience the visuals of a retro-era brought to life with hand-drawn animations.

Explore the mysteries of the Digital Kingdom – Venture up, down, left, and right to discover the darkest depths of the broken binary code in this never-ending story*.

Max out the Trichroma – Equipped with the only weapon able to defeat the Stallion threat, take the Techno-sword and plunge it into the digital hearts of your enemies. Do not let this empire strike back, be the true blade runner.

Diehard enemies – Face foes only imagined from your darkest fever-dreams!

Show those bosses the bytes – Face-off against tons of totally radical and awesome bosses. Become the boss terminator, by overcoming the deadly Crab, DragonBot, Black Rainbow, and so much more!

Sounds of the retro-grade-times - Feel fresh waves of synth wash over you while travelling the Digital Kingdom. With kickin’ beats that will send you back to the future.

*there is an end to the story.

Mature Content Description

The developers describe the content like this:

This Game may contain content not appropriate for all ages, or may not be appropriate for viewing at work: Frequent Violence or Gore, General Mature Content

System Requirements

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Mac OS X
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7
    • Processor: Dual Core processor, 2.0 GHz
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GTX, 1 GB or AMD Radeon HD 4870, 1 GB
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • Sound Card: Windows Compatible Soundcard
    Minimum:
    • OS: 10.14 or higher
    • Processor: Intel Core i5-4670, 3.4 GHz
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 775M, 2 GB or AMD Radeon R9 M290X, 2 GB
    • Storage: 2 GB available space

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