Monster Hunter World

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Monster Hunter Rise has shipped 4 million units so far

By Sherif Saed, Monday, 29 March 2021 09:37 GMT Monster Hunter Rise is off to a flying start.Capcom has announced today that Monster Hunter Rise has shipped over 4 million copies globally since its release on March 26. Usually, Capcom’s figures include both physical shipments and direct digital sales to customers, but Capcom did not make this distinction today.Nevertheless, 4 million in three days is nothing to sneeze at. By comparison, Monster Hunter World shipped 5 million units when it released in January 2018 on PS4 and Xbox One. The game’s PC debut a year later was estimated to have…

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Check out the Monster Hunter World: The Board Game gameplay trailer

Monster Hunter World: The Board Game is due to launch its Kickstarter soon, and now we have a gameplay trailer to show us what to expect.Monster Hunter World: The Board Game was first shown to the world in 2020, and plans to give players a physical, tabletop spin on the 2018 video game. The core objective and gameplay loop is more or less the same; team up with other hunters, track down massive enemies, slice bits off them, wear the results.The Kickstarter for the game is set to kick off on April 20 and run until April 30, giving you…

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Monster Hunter World review bombed by Chinese audiences due to line in movie

A racist line in the upcoming Monster Hunter movie has Chinese audiences rightfully upset.Monster Hunter World is facing the ire of upset audiences due to a controversial comment in the new film.The Monster Hunter film already has fans of the franchise cautious. The modern military elements mixed with the iconography of the game is a stark choice and not one die-hards seem overly thrilled about.However, it appears the film is now even beginning to hurt the franchise’s flagship title, Monster Hunter World. The game has come under fire from Chinese audiences, where the film is available. Negative reviews hit Steam…

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Monster Hunter World: Iceborne – How to defeat Fatalis

The final major update for Monster Hunter World: Iceborne is here and you’ll be able to face off against the absolute unit, Fatalis. Monster Hunter fans will remember Fatalis from the PlayStation 2 title, but for those of you not in the know, here’s a quick recap: Fatalis is a black elder dragon, famed for its intelligence and power and, as such, is pretty hard to beat.If you can team up with a few pals for this fight you’ll stand a better chance of beating it the first time, otherwise, you’ll want to bring as many healing items as you…

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Monster Hunter Iceborne’s final update trailer shows off the legendary dragon Fatalis

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 28 September 2020 11:58 GMT Capcom has released a new trailer for Monster Hunter World: Iceborne’s final update – Title Update 5 – which will be arriving in-game on September 30 at 5pm PT/8pm ET.The new update is a pretty big one, adding new monsters and new gear sets, too. Amongst the new arrivals are Fatalis, a legendary dragon that was introduced back in the first Monster Hunter game on PS2, and arch-tempered Velkhana.Fatalis comes with two armor sets, and Velkhana comes with one set you can harvest from its hunted body. Good luck if you’re going…

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New Monster Hunter game could be in development for Nintendo Switch

A brand new Monster Hunter game is purportedly in development for Nintendo Switch, according to recent statements from a Capcom insider. The news comes from a report published by VGC. According to said report, a Twitter user known as Dusk Golem – who has reported on Capcom several times in the past – recently said that the studio is currently working on a new Monster Hunter title for Nintendo Switch.You can check out Dusk Golem’s tweet below. To elaborate on two things, Monster Hunter Switch is running on a Switch compatible version of the RE Engine, which is why I’ve…

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Save on PC games from Sega, Capcom, Bandai Namco and more at the Fanatical sale

By Alan Wen, Monday, 3 August 2020 15:55 GMT The Fanatical Summer Sale starts today, and fans of Japanese games have a special reason to rejoice as Sega, Capcom and Bandai Namco are among the many publishers offering a bountiful of savings.Sega’s got arguably the most deals of the lot, with huge savings across from the latest ports to their classic back catalogue.We rounded out some of our favourites here: The Yakuza Bundle (includes Yakuza 0, Yakuza Kiwami and Yakuza Kiwami 2 for $26.49 / £20.99 Valkyria Chronicles 4 for $15.99 / £12.79 Catherine Classic for $9.19 / £6.89 Sonic…