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It plays very similar to ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' and ''VideoGame/SecretOfMana''. You control Monkey, a, well, [[ShapedLikeItself monkey]] who must defeat the Nightmare King, who is trying to take over the Waking realm. In order to defeat the Nightmare King, Monkey must [[GottaCatchThemAll collect all the pages of the Magic Storybook]], which are scattered in dungeons all over the world. The game was inspired by ''Literature/JourneyToTheWest''.

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It plays very similar to ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' and ''VideoGame/SecretOfMana''. You control Monkey, a, well, [[ShapedLikeItself monkey]] who must defeat the Nightmare King, who is trying to take over the Waking realm. In order to defeat the Nightmare King, Monkey must [[GottaCatchThemAll collect all the pages of the Magic Storybook]], which are scattered in dungeons all over the world. The game was inspired by

Has [[SimilarlyNamedWorks no direct relation]] to the 2019 ''VideoGame/MonkeyKingHeroIsBack'', although both are loosely InspiredBy
''Literature/JourneyToTheWest''.



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A little known action RPG developed by Blam! in 1999 for the Playstation. It plays very similar to ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' and ''VideoGame/SecretOfMana''. You control Monkey, a, well, [[ShapedLikeItself monkey]] who must defeat the Nightmare King, who is trying to take over the Waking realm. In order to defeat the Nightmare King, Monkey must [[GottaCatchThemAll collect all the pages of the Magic Storybook]], which are scattered in dungeons all over the world. The game was inspired by ''Literature/JourneyToTheWest''.
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A little known action RPG little-known ActionRPG developed by Blam! in 1999 for the Playstation. UsefulNotes/{{Playstation}}.

It plays very similar to ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' and ''VideoGame/SecretOfMana''. You control Monkey, a, well, [[ShapedLikeItself monkey]] who must defeat the Nightmare King, who is trying to take over the Waking realm. In order to defeat the Nightmare King, Monkey must [[GottaCatchThemAll collect all the pages of the Magic Storybook]], which are scattered in dungeons all over the world. The game was inspired by ''Literature/JourneyToTheWest''.
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* FeatheredFiend: The Phoenix, which the boss of Dragon Mountain. The divebomber enemies (the birds that drop eggs on you) also qualify.

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* FeatheredFiend: The Phoenix, which is the boss of Dragon Mountain. The divebomber enemies (the birds that drop eggs on you) also qualify.


* FeatheredFiend: The Phoenix, which the boss of the Mausoleum. The divebomber enemies (the birds that drop eggs on you) also qualify.

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* FeatheredFiend: The Phoenix, which the boss of the Mausoleum.Dragon Mountain. The divebomber enemies (the birds that drop eggs on you) also qualify.


* BaldOfEvil: The Boss monk of the ruins dungeon. He even shields himself with other ,smaller monks and attacks with difficult to dodge energy beams



* HeroicMime: Averted, despite being a [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda]] clone. Monkey occasionally speaks throughout the game.

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* HeroicMime: Averted, despite being a [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda]] [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda zelda]] clone. Monkey occasionally speaks throughout the game.



* Mordor: The nightmare realm, which is home to the Nightmare King. Everything seems like a run down, rusty version of the dream realm.
* Mooks: The Nightmares.

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* Mordor: {{Mordor}}: The nightmare realm, which is home to the Nightmare King. Everything seems like a run down, rusty version of the dream realm.
* Mooks: {{Mooks}}: The Nightmares.


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* TheReveal: [[spoiler: near the end of the game it's revealed that the Nightmare King and his nightmares are aliens]]


* HeartContainer: The Magic Big Peaches you collect are pretty much the monkey hero equivalent of [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda ''Legend of Zelda'']]'s heart containers.

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* HeartContainer: The Magic Big Peaches you collect are pretty much the monkey hero equivalent of [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda ''Legend Legend of Zelda'']]'s Zelda]]'s heart containers.containers. Each Magic Big Peach adds an extra peach to your health bar.



* InterchangeableAntiMatterKeys: Due to being a [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Zelda]] clone

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* InterchangeableAntiMatterKeys: Due to being InterchangeableAntiMatterKeys: Each key only works on a [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Zelda]] clonedoor or a treasure chest once, after that it disappears.

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* ArmlessBiped: The Fontunes, though they weren't always like this. Their arms were removed by the Nightmare King because they [[HeelFaceTurn turned against him]].


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* FeatheredFiend: The Phoenix, which the boss of the Mausoleum. The divebomber enemies (the birds that drop eggs on you) also qualify.


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* Mordor: The nightmare realm, which is home to the Nightmare King. Everything seems like a run down, rusty version of the dream realm.


* ShoutOut: The password that Sandy creates for you to enter the spaceship is [[TheDayTheEarthStoodStill Klaatu]]. Also, the whole game could be considered a ShoutOut to ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' and ''Literature/JourneyToTheWest''.

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* ShoutOut: The password that Sandy creates for you to enter the spaceship is [[TheDayTheEarthStoodStill [[Film/TheDayTheEarthStoodStill1951 Klaatu]]. Also, the whole game could be considered a ShoutOut to ''Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda'' and ''Literature/JourneyToTheWest''.


* LetsPlay: Believe it or not, there's one by Gavaroc [[http://www.youtube.com/user/Gavaroc#g/c/2F45290B8F2E5BA8 here]].

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* LetsPlay: Believe it or not, there's one by Gavaroc [[http://www.youtube.com/user/Gavaroc#g/c/2F45290B8F2E5BA8 com/playlist?list=PL2F45290B8F2E5BA8&feature=plcp here]].


* DreamLand: The Dream Realm, apparently.



* HyperactiveMetabolism: The pie pieces which restore 8 peaches of health and also the mushrooms which not only fully restores your health and also doubles as an AutoRevive

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* HyperactiveMetabolism: The pie pieces which restore 8 peaches of health and also the mushrooms which not only fully restores your health and health but also doubles as an AutoRevive


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* NoobCave: The Mines.
* PalmtreePanic: Sandy's Beach, which is also home to a dungeon called "The Ruins"


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* SimpleStaff: The bamboo staff, the rock staff and [[spoiler: The Dragon Bone staff, The metal staff and the dream staff]]
* TheMaze: The Bamboo Grove, which must be navigated to order to find a dungeon.
* UndergroundLevel: The Mines which is also the very first dungeon in the game.


* InterchangeableAntiMatterKeys: Due to being a [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Zelda]]clone

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* InterchangeableAntiMatterKeys: Due to being a [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Zelda]]cloneZelda]] clone


* InterchangeableAntiMatterKeys: Due to being a [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda '' Zelda'']]clone

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* InterchangeableAntiMatterKeys: Due to being a [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda '' Zelda'']]clone[[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda Zelda]]clone


* InterchangeableAntiMatterKeys: Due to being a [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda ''Legend of Zelda'']]clone

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* InterchangeableAntiMatterKeys: Due to being a [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda ''Legend of '' Zelda'']]clone


* HeroicMime: Averted, despite being a [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda]] clone. Monkey occasionally speaks throughout the
game.

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* HeroicMime: Averted, despite being a [[Franchise/TheLegendOfZelda]] clone. Monkey occasionally speaks throughout the
the game.



* InvincibilityPowerUp: The Guardian Statues, although unlike most invinbility powerups they are a permanent part of your inventory and cost coins to use.

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* InvincibilityPowerUp: The Guardian Statues, although unlike most invinbility powerups they are Statue which makes you temporarily immune to almost all forms of damage (You can still be damaged by falling into a bottomless pit though), but is a permanent part of your inventory and cost item which costs coins to use.use and can be used at any time.


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* PlayableMenu: The Main Menu is represented by three rooms you can enter called "Load" ,"Start" and "Options". You can't use any of your items/equipement here but you can fiddle around with the sound and volume in the "Options" room by pushing two slides.

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