we’ve got a barrel of monkeys going now!!
Gaagaagiins looks like a Zelda clone of potentially 7/10 calibre! Am very interested in giving it a try for myself.
KennyL that’s such a good title screen. Also: Game Freak!!
milo that diaper says it all and this should probably be the NRA’s new logo.
chazumaru comprehensive as always!! I want to shout out the monkeys in Majora’s Mask too who run afoul of the Deku royal family.
There aren’t as many monkeys in the Mega Man series as I expected! There’s Spark Mandrill, who has that cool theme—here it is in YM2612 form—and that one enemy from Wood Man’s stage.
There is of course Data from Legends 1 and 2. Here he is being helpful:
And also Hanumachine, another Sun Wukong expy this time from the Zero series, about whom I can’t say much else except that his artwork by Toru Nakayama is great:
the next time someone asks you “where can I find a medium that’s just got a lot of monkeys in it?” you can point them to video games, with confidence.