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I WANNA BE THE GUY

MANY YEARS AGO "THE GUY"
LEFT WORLD AND RETREAT
TO "DUNGEON OF DOOM"
NOW "YOUNG BOY" GOES TO
DEFEAT "THE GUY" AND
BECOME "THE GUY" WITH HIS
GUN PASS HANDED DOWN BY
FORMER "GRANDFATHER THE GUY"

GO FIND THE "8" UNITS
NOW BECOME "THE GUY"

- the introduction screen for IWBTG



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I Wanna Be The Guy: The

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