Tag Archives: Monster Hunter
Fri, May 17, 2013 | 02:12 BST
Sony Japan is teasing a new Vita title in the popular genre of “hard as nails multiplayer RPG”, conveniently shortened to “hunting”. Hunting. Possibly for monsters?
Mon, Apr 29, 2013 | 01:16 BST
Capcom has once again thrown cold water on the hopes of a Monster Hunter game heading to Vita.
Thu, Apr 11, 2013 | 14:20 BST
Monster Hunter 4 screenshots have been posted to the official website by Capcom. If you head through the link to look at the small 3DS shots, you will notice monsters such as Garara Ajara and Kunchuu – both of which are new to the series. The battlefield “Unknown Sea of Trees is also present along with the Charge Axe. Monster Hunter 4 is out this summer in Japan. Thanks, Gematsu.
Sat, Mar 16, 2013 | 16:30 GMT
Capcom has provided a list of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate goodness, which reveals the actual scope of the game’s size.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 00:50 GMT
Monster Hunter is phenomenally popular in Japan but despite its rock-solid hardcore action and multiplayer push it’s never done quite as well overseas. Capcom is hoping to change that.
Mon, Feb 04, 2013 | 23:40 GMT
Capcom has posted its Q3 nine-month financial report, revealing a profit surge for the company, despite its admitted “failure” of Resident Evil 6. Digital sales and social titles have also rocketed, resting on a prosperous period for the Japanese player. Its projections remain unchanged.
Tue, Jan 22, 2013 | 14:04 GMT
Thu, Jan 17, 2013 | 15:27 GMT
Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate shots have landed. Below the break you can have a look at versions for both Wii U and 3DS. Pack shots are also included. Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate releases at retail and through the eShop on March 19 in North America and on March 22 in Europe. A demo is slated for February 21 on both Wii U and 3DS. A day-one update adding functionality to support USB keyboards for chat, will also be released. A video showing the game’s intro can be found here.
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 | 19:03 BST
Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate will launch on Wii U and 3DS across Europe and North America in March 2013.
Tue, Sep 11, 2012 | 03:52 BST
Capcom may get a chance to expand its Hollywood aspirations with a Monster Hunter adaptation.
Thu, Aug 16, 2012 | 21:35 BST
Monster Hunter fans were a bit disappointed Capcom didn’t announced anything regarding the franchise at gamescom this year, but US SVP Christian Svensson assured fans, once again, news for the western portion of the world will be announced before the end of the year.
Wed, Jul 25, 2012 | 05:22 BST
In an introductory post, Capcom’s new associate online and community specialist Yuri Araujo has dropped a hint that a new Monster Hunter release may finally make it to the west.
Wed, Apr 25, 2012 | 08:33 BST
Capcom’s promised big announcement in Famitsu? If you said Monster Hunter-related, you’d be right. A fully-fledged Vita title? Guess again. The magazine’s unveiled the puzzle-based Airu de Puzuruu in its latest issue this week. The game, which seems to be based from a falling blocks-based concept, features MH’s Felyne characters. It’ll release on June 19 for PSP in Japan.
Mon, Jan 30, 2012 | 06:27 GMT
PlayStation France CEO Philippe Cardon has apparently confirmed a Monster Hunter game for Vita is due in the next few months.
Thu, Jan 05, 2012 | 09:28 GMT
A Monster Hunter title is heading to PlayStation Vita, according to Nikkei Trendy, at some point in second-half 2012. The report claims (via GAF) that the series will arrive on the handheld but in what form isn’t known, meaning it could turn up as a spin-off like Portable 3rd, or Monster Hunter 4, currently a 3DS exclusive.
Wed, Dec 21, 2011 | 08:28 GMT
Capcom’s announced its shipped 1 million units of Monster Hunter 3G in Japan. The 3DS version of the 2010 Wii online RPG launched on December 10, selling 471,055 units in its first week. The series as a whole since its PS2 debut in 2004 has now sold 20 million units. The next main MH installment, Monster Hunter 4, will launch on 3DS, although when exactly is to be confirmed.
Wed, Nov 30, 2011 | 14:50 GMT
Capcom has released a video featuring the introduction to its 3DS title Monster Hunter 3G, and you can watch it below. CVG described the video nicely when it said it contained: “rampaging beasts, absurdly large swords, and of course, cats dressed in armour hunting monsters underwater.” Indeed, that is the case.
Monster Hunter 3G is rumored for a fall release in the western part of the world.
Thu, Sep 15, 2011 | 19:17 BST
SCEJ president Hiroshi Kawano has quipped that if you want to know the reason why Monster Hunter 4 is not heading to Vita, “ask Capcom.”
Fri, Aug 19, 2011 | 08:08 BST
It’s amazing what a bit of rampant price slashing will do for a console and its software.
Thu, May 19, 2011 | 06:57 BST
Capcom has announced a new portable incarnation of its powerfully popular action RPG series – Monster Hunter: Dynamic Hunting.