In the past year Sega has become a consistent source of Android games thanks to steady addition to the Sega Forever collection. While the collection primarily consists of retro games that are being released on mobile for the first time, there are occasionally games that are re-released as Sega Forever. Super Monkey ball 2: Sakura Edition Classic is one of those games.
Originally released in 2010, the game was removed from Google Play a few years ago, but it has made its return as part of Sega Forever. Super Monkey Ball 2 was originally available in select regions starting in February before having its (almost) global launch today.
Super Monkey Ball 2: Sakura Edition offers 125 stages of Monkey Ball rolling along with 4 mini games and four different monkey characters. As with other games in the series, players take the role of a monkey as it rolls around various stages collecting bananas on the way to the level’s end. Players roll their Monkey Ball by tilting their device. The mini game’s this time around include Monkey Golf, and Monkey Bowl.
As with all Sega Forever titles, Super Monkey Ball 2: Sakura Edition is free with ads. The game’s ads can be removed for via an in app purchase for $1.99. Here is an excerpt from the game’s Google Play description, as well as an update list of Sega Forever titles:
Everyone’s favorite monkeys come rolling into SEGA Forever with the arcade to console classic now FREE on mobile!
Roll around the Far East, as you tilt and steer one of four adorable monkeys through 125 themed mazes and a beautiful world of cherry blossoms. Just grab your bananas along the way to earn extra lives before time runs out. It’s so easy to play, even a monkey could do it!!
The Sega Forever library now includes:
- Altered Beast
- Beyond Oasis
- Comix Zone
- Crazy Taxi
- Decap Attack
- Dynamite Headdy
- ESWAT: City Under Siege
- Gunstar Heroes
- Golden Axe
- Kid Chameleon
- Phantasy Star II
- Sonic CD
- Sonic The Hedgehog
- Sonic The Hedgehog 2
- Space Harrier II
- Super Monkey Ball 2: Sakura Edition
- The Revenge of Shinobi
- Virtua Tennis Challenge
Interested? Check out the arcade game on Google Play.