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Monkey King: Hero Is Back

Monkey King: Hero Is Back - The Game

Slasher is based on the license of a film of the same title in which we play Monkey King, a legendary warrior facing hordes of monsters attacking a small village.

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Monkey King: Hero Is Back cover

developer: Hexa Drive

publisher: Oasis Games

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Game mode: single player

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Monkey King: Hero Is Back The Game is a slasher based on the license of a film of the same title, which is developed by Hexa Drive studio. The production was created in cooperation with Sony Interactive Entertainment and October Media (the owner of rights to the brand), and its release on the PS4 platform was taken over by Oasis Games.


The story told in Monkey King: Hero Is Back The Game is based on the story of the cinema's original. The main character is therefore the title character, Monkey King, who was imprisoned by the gods in an ice cage, where he spent five hundred long years. Herosa freed a little boy escaping into the mountains from the monsters attacking his hometown. Since then, the legendary warrior has no choice but to thank his child for saving him and to protect the settlement from aggressive creatures.

It is worth noting that the developers enriched the story told in the film with completely new threads. The whole is inspired by Wandering West, a classic Chinese novel by Wu Cheng'ena.


In Monkey King: Hero Is Back The Game we control both Monkey King and Jiang Lieur, known for his cinematic original. During the game we explore different locations (we talk not only about places known from the film, but also about completely new places) and we fight with our opponents. The clashes take place in real time and during the clashes we make use of the varied combat skills of the main character, combining his attacks into impressive combinations. Particularly noteworthy are the powerhouses, usually giant bosses, with which the battles take a particularly spectacular course - the protagonist can climb on their bodies, which takes the fight to a completely new level, especially when compared to battles with serial adversaries.

Technical issues

Released on PS4 Monkey King: Hero is Back The Game boasts high-quality three-dimensional graphics, maintained in a distinctive style known from the original.

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PEGI Rating

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty.Game contains depictions of violence.

System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

Recommended: Intel Core i7-4770K 3.4 GHz / AMD Ryzen 5 1600 3.2 GHz, 16 GB RAM, graphic card 6 GB GeForce GTX 1060 / 8 GB Radeon RX 480 or better, 20 GB HDD, Windows 10 64-bit
Minimum: Intel Core i3-3220 3.3 GHz, 8 GB RAM, graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 660 / Radeon HD 7770 or better, 20 GB HDD, Windows 7/8/8.1/10 64-bit

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