The year 2021 has so many highly anticipated game releases in store. Among the many titles, there are an iconic few that really stand out. And even among them, a title that stands out is Monster Hunter Rise!
Monster Hunter Rise is an action Role Playing Game (RPG), which is both developed and published by Capcom, made for the platform of Nintendo Switch. It is a sequel game and the sixth installment within the Monster Hunter game series, following the release of Monster Hunter: World in 2018. The game is set to release globally on 26th March 2021. Since not everyone has a Nintendo Switch, in a world where PC gaming is up and coming, the developers have already planned for a Microsoft Windows version, which is currently in development. This version is said to release in early 2022.
Monster Hunter Rise follows the suite of conventions first introduced in World, along with some brand new features! This includes the new Animal Companion, called a “Palamute”, which can be utilized to ride across the vast map or even into battle. It also features the use of Wire Bugs to traverse terrain vertically, as well as the ability to mount and ride the monsters ingame.
The game is rated T for Teens by ESRB, due to Violence, Alcohol references and Blood. It is available on the official Nintendo website for pre-order even now, at $59.99.
Bonuses & Pre-order
“Rise to the challenge and join the hunt!”, the pre-order bonuses for the game includes a Palamute Retriever Costume layered armor, Palico Forest Cat Costume layered armor and a Novice Talisman for some extra added assistance in the early game.
This critically acclaimed action-RPG series is set in the ninja-inspired land of Kamura village. Here players can explore dynamic ecosystems and take on fearsome monsters to become the Ultimate Hunter. Half a century had passed since the striking of the last calamity, but the danger is not yet mitigated, as a new fearsome monster has appeared and now threatens to plunge the land into utter chaos yet again.
Players can choose to hunt solo or in a party with friends, in turn earning rewards that they can utilize to craft a wide variety of weapons and armor to assist them on their quest. Brand new additions to the gameplay include systems like the high-flying “Wire Action” and the canine companion Palamute, which adds layers to the robust and badass combat mechanisms of the game, which it is very popular for. Be it at home, on the go, online mode or offline mode, players will always be ready for their next epic hunt on the Nintendo Switch.
The game supports upto 4 players at a time, with a game file size of 8.8 GB and supports multiple languages including Japanese, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese and American English. The game also supports 3 game modes; TV mode, Tabletop mode and Handheld mode.
Sounds promising yet? Well Monster Hunter is almost upon, ever so close. Pre-order now for the epic bonuses and get prepare yourself for the next big hunt!