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Little King's Story

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Title Screen

Little King's Story

Also known as: Ōsama Monogatari (JP)
Developers: CiNG, Town Factory
Publishers: Rising Star Games, XSEED Games, Marvelous Entertainment
Platform: Wii
Released in JP: September 3, 2009
Released in US: July 21, 2009
Released in EU: April 24, 2009
Released in AU: April 22, 2009


AreasIcon.png This game has unused areas.
EnemyIcon.png This game has unused enemies.
GraphicsIcon.png This game has unused graphics.
MovieIcon.png This game has unused cinematics.
ItemsIcon.png This game has unused items.
MusicIcon.png This game has unused music.
SoundIcon.png This game has unused sounds.
TextIcon.png This game has unused text.
RegionIcon.png This game has regional differences.


PrereleaseIcon.png This game has a prerelease article

This cactus is UNDER CONSTRUCTION
This article is a work in progress.
...Well, all the articles here are, in a way. But this one moreso, and the article may contain incomplete information and editor's notes.
Hmmm...
To do:
A bevy of unused and cut content, including models, cutscenes, and developer's tools.

Little King's Story is an action-adventure lifesim RTS-RPG hybrid brimming with personality, created as a passion project by a collaboration of developers and companies including Yoshiro Kimura and Yasuhiro Wada.

Due to its troubled development, this critically-acclaimed Wii title has many unused elements.

Some information here is shared with the Little King's Story Wiki, with permission from its admins: https://littlekingsstory.fandom.com/wiki/Beta_Elements

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Prerelease Info


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Unused Graphics
Some unused graphics.
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Unused Areas
Some unused areas.

Unused Audio

JIN_03

The wake up music isn't technically unused, but only a few notes play in-game. Slightly more of the track plays in the PC version.

JIN_06

Appears to have been intended for an alarm clock.

JIN_10

Resembles other music from Mr. M.

JIN_12

M22_Amecomi

Amecomi translates as "American Comic". This music is from one of the channels that appears in TV Dinnah's cutscene, featuring a superhero saying "Love and Peace". This channel has a full looping track in the game's files, as with the other channels in the cutscene, so was likely intended for the TV Dinnah battle.

M22_melodrama

From another channel in TV Dinnah's cutscene, specifically the one where a man says "Because I love you!" Likely intended for a similar purpose as M22_Amecomi.

M31B_DEMO

Possibly an unused castle music, which is heard in some unused events.

M39

Possibly an unused Ripe Kingdom theme.

M45

From an unused cutscene where Corobo is playing in his house and gets lost in a forest after chasing the rats.

M46

M60

Similar to M45, and seems like it would be used when talking with a princess.

se_map021_short

A strange sound.

se_map023_2

Unused Onii sound.

se_map023_3

An Onii saying something like "Yoshi".

se_map047_s

se_sys032

An ominous sound.

se_sys038

Unused Text

Several letters from Omelet exist, which hint at a side-plot about his relationship with Shizuka. Despite being unused, these are still referenced by the Alpokian Eggan:

After much deliberation, 
I decided to write this
letter. Shizuka, how are
you? If you can fathom
his mysterious charm,
I will present you with
a golden egg... I think.
-Indecisive Omelet.
After much deliberation,
I decided to write this
letter. Last night, I saw
your dog John trying to
dig up my golden egg.
I'm not mad, because it's
a gift for you, Shizuka.
-Indecisive Omelet.

Note: an unused event is related to these letters, where we can see Shizuka's dog, John, digging something up in the Worrywart Kingdom.

A letter from God saying that Corobo and Him are the same, and they should have fun together until they grow old. This was likely removed to make the ending chapter more mysterious and keep the twist hidden from the player. However, it is also possible that this was intended for a scrapped post-game.

To the king,
You are me.
I thought I was the
only me.
Let's play together until
we turn into old men!
-God(?)

A letter from Long Sauvage after his defeat, stating that he has kidnapped hikers:

.srekih eht deppandik I
.kcab meht tnaw uoy fI
.Em ot emoC
.enreF kcab eviG
gnidih ni yats ll'I, ton fI
.em dnif t'nac uoy erehw
.ereh ylenol os sleef tI
-Egavuas gnol