Overview

Number of Players
Single Player
Genre
Action, Adventure
Release Date

Wii U eShop

  • 4th Sep 2014, £3.49 (UK/EU)
  • 30th Oct 2014, $4.99 (USA)

NES

  • 17th Jul 1992 (JPN)
  • 1st Oct 1992 (USA)
  • 17th Jun 1993 (UK/EU)

3DS eShop

  • 30th Oct 2014, £4.39 (UK/EU)
  • 30th Oct 2014, $4.99 (USA)
Series
Gargoyle's Quest, Ghouls 'n Ghosts
Official Site
nintendo.co.uk

Screenshots (3)

Gargoyle's Quest II: The Demon Darkness Screenshot
Gargoyle's Quest II: The Demon Darkness Screenshot
Gargoyle's Quest II: The Demon Darkness Screenshot

Reviews

  • 9

    3DS eShop / NES

    Review Gargoyle's Quest II: The Demon Darkness

    Little monsters

    It might not be too off kilter to think that, in some alternate universe, things could have shaken out differently in Capcom’s stable and Firebrand the Red Arremer/Gargoyle would have become a bigger star. The company could have been associated more with crimson than true blue, and fans today could be crying out over the absence of...

  • 30

    Wii U eShop / NES

    Review Gargoyle's Quest II: The Demon Darkness

    It's good to be bad

    Although many people are familiar with the Red Arremers, the notoriously persistent enemies from the Ghosts 'n Goblins games, not many seem to be aware that one particular Arremer also starred in several games of his own. The first Gargoyle's Quest was released on the 3DS Virtual Console a while back, and now we've finally...

About The Game

Firebrand the gargoyle returns in this NES prequel to the gothic Game Boy hit.

As a young demon-in-training, Firebrand is entrusted to defeat an evil, dark light that threatens his home. Part platformer, part role-playing game, Gargoyle's Quest II features overhead map-style adventure elements and side-scrolling action elements. Increase Firebrand's abilities as you progress; improving your flying, jumping and magic power. Explore the realm, collect items and battle bosses, and vanquish the ultimate evil!