Number of Players
1 (Single Player)
Release Date

Wii (Wii Shop)

  • US 4th Jun 2007, 500 points
  • EU 19th Mar 2010, 600 points
  • JP 10th Apr 2007, 500 points

3DS (3DS eShop)

  • JP 26th Dec 2012, ¥500

3DS eShop

  • EU 26th Sep 2013, £3.59
  • US 31st Oct 2013, $4.99
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  • Review Milon's Secret Castle (3DS eShop / NES)

    A secret best kept hidden

    Hudson had many classics in its NES library - Adventure Island, Faxanadu and Bomberman are just a few of the great titles it gave us all back then. Milon's Secret Castle probably shouldn't be counted among those. As the title might reveal, you play as Milon, who has to make his way through a castle filled to the brim with...

  • Review Milon's Secret Castle (Wii Virtual Console / NES)

    A musty old place

    Milon’s Secret Castle is one of those games you’ve never heard of, but when you do finally acknowledge its presence you realize that it inexplicably has an enormous following. A minor classic in the Hudson library, Milon was originally published in 1986 to fairly lukewarm critical response. To be perfectly honest, time has...

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Milon's Secret Castle News

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    Nintendo of Europe's site seems to suggest so

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About The Game

In a world where music is language, an evil warlord imprisons the queen and steals all the musical instruments.

The heroic Milon mounts a rescue mission, armed with only magic bubbles to help him reveal hidden items and to defeat enemies. This cult platform classic is packed with music references. Look out for music boxes that transport Milon to a bonus stage where you must collect notes to turn them into cash.