Tag Archives: Monster Hunter 4
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 08:18 GMT
Monster Hunter 4 is quite successful, like, 4 million units successful. Capcom’s RPG has been bowling over Japanese critics and the gaming public since it launched back on September 14. We’re still angling for that western release mind you.
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 | 11:20 GMT
Monster Hunter 4 will release beyond Japan’s borders next month, making the likelihood of a Western release all the more real.
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 | 11:02 GMT
Capcom has posted its latest half-year financial results, confirming that strong sales of Monster Hunter 4 in Japan have helped cool something of a slump in its last report.
Tue, Oct 22, 2013 | 08:39 BST
Monster Hunter 4 is getting an official Link costume from The Legend of Zelda in December. It’s pretty neat.
Wed, Oct 16, 2013 | 09:06 BST
Monster Hunter 4 is getting its very own blue 3DS model in Japan. Get your first glimpse of the new design here.
Tue, Oct 15, 2013 | 08:21 BST
Monster Hunter 4 developer Capcom has announced it has shipped three million copies of the RPG in Japan, setting a new third-party record on Nintendo 3DS.
Wed, Oct 09, 2013 | 15:59 BST
Monster Hunter 4 was once again the top selling software title in Japan for the week ending October 6. It was a rather uneventful period, actually, with the only debut was Namco Bandai’s SPEC: Ten for 3DS and the only hardware to show growth over the prior week was Wii with 914 units compared 866 units previously. A Wii title didn’t crack the top 20 in software so we’re unsure what causes the slight spike.
Get the full software and hardware charts below.
Wed, Oct 02, 2013 | 14:58 BST
Monster Hunter 4 was once again the clear winner on the Media Create charts, with 213,078 units moved, bringing its current lifetime total to 2,402,077. Armored Core: Verdict Day debuted during the period and moved a total of 64,272 units on both PS3 and Xbox 360 combined, while The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD moved 30,264 units on Wii U during it’s three days on the market.
Full thing is below.
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 | 13:27 BST
Monster Hunter 4 has been tremendously successful in Japan, shifting over 2 million copies since it launched there on September 14. Despite this there is no confirmed western release. Capcom has now acknowledged a fan campaign to being Monster Hunter 4 to western territories, but is still making no promises.
Wed, Sep 25, 2013 | 19:36 BST
Monster Hunter 4 was once again the clear winner on the Media Create charts in Japan, moving 473,739 units for the week. The game debuted on September 14 in the region, and moved 1,715,060 in just a little over a day. Lifetime sales so far have hit 2,188,799 for the 3DS title. The only hardware systems to show growth were 3DS, Wii, Wii U, and Xbox 360. All increases were slight, expect for the latter which moved 610 units compared to last week’s 244 units. The week also marks a milestone for 3DS: its lifetime sales reached 12,752,731 surpassing Wii sales of 12,698,878 in the region.
Full software and hardware charts are below.
Wed, Sep 18, 2013 | 17:40 BST
Monster Hunter 4 was unsurprisingly the clear winner on the Media Create charts with 1,715,060 units moved in its first couple days. This figure is slightly lower than the numbers quoted by Famitsu, which stated the game moved 1.875 million copies in its first two days.
Wed, Sep 18, 2013 | 07:29 BST
Monster Hunter 4′s first week on the Japanese sales charts was a short one of only two days, but it still managed to blow through most of its initial shipment.
Tue, Sep 17, 2013 | 03:06 BST
Capcom has pushed out 2 million units of Monster Hunter 4 to Japanese retailers in its first two weeks on sale.
Thu, Sep 12, 2013 | 09:25 BST
Monster Hunter 4: “simply adding new monsters had its limits”, Capcom discusses new gameplay features
Monster Hunter 4 developer Capcom could have just pumped a Noah’s ark worth new beasts into its 3DS romp, but that’d be pretty lazy. Instead, the studio has explained to Famitsu why it needed to go one step beyond and throw in a wedge of new gameplay mechanics as well.
Fri, Sep 06, 2013 | 10:20 BST
Nintendo Direct will swivel its spotlight on to Capcom’s 3DS romp Monster Hunter 4 next week. Prepare yourself.
Fri, Sep 06, 2013 | 08:03 BST
Japanese pre-orders for Monster Hunter 4 have already surpassed 1 million units, according to a retail leak.
Thu, Sep 05, 2013 | 10:53 BST
Monster Hunter 4 and Farming Simulator are this week’s key Famitsu reviews, with Capcom’s RPG just missing out on a perfect score.
Wed, Sep 04, 2013 | 11:47 BST
Monster Hunter 4 has been discussed by Capcom in the pages of this week’s Famitsu. The team has explained why it wanted to inject more action, varied landscapes and slicker controls into the mix.
Sat, Aug 24, 2013 | 18:48 BST
Capcom has reiterated that at present, there are no plans to bring Monster Hunter 4 to PlayStation Vita. According to chief operating officer Haruhiro Tsujimoto speaking with Mainichi Shinbun Digital, the firm wants as many people as possible playing it on 3DS as it is “only thinking about making it succeed.” He further stated the goal is to reach 2.8 million units sold within seven months of Monster Hunter 4’s release. Thanks, Siliconera.
Thu, Aug 08, 2013 | 17:10 BST