Monster Crown Leaves Early Access

Uneasy lies the monster who wears the crown! Developer Studio Aurum and publisher SOEDESCO have officially released Monster Crown, a creature collecting action/RPG that has been sitting on the Early Access throne for the past year. The Windows, macOS, and Linux edition is available on Steam, and this also marks the game's debut on Switch. Here's the Launch Trailer with a look at the game's retro style. Word is: "To celebrate the launch, SOEDESCO released a brand-new trailer that highlights what Monster Crown is all about: breeding over 200 base monsters to create more than 1200 species, making pacts with monsters for shelter in exchange for their protection, and journeying to restore balance on Crown Island from an evil ruler that is seeking power." Here's more:
Unravel Crown Island’s dark story as you create your own monster legacy. With a history of sadistic rulers and heroic saviors, the island faces another threat in the form of a malicious young woman seeking power. It’s up to you and the monsters you make pacts with to prevent the return of tyranny. Will your decisions make you a savior or a dark messiah?


  • Make pacts with monsters to receive their protection in return for shelter
  • Breed and fuse over 200 base monsters to create your own new species
  • Travel across Crown Island with your monster allies to uncover a dark world
  • Choose a pivotal decision that will drastically change the ending and post-game
  • Play online to battle and trade, and have your new species reach across the globe