Capcom Bringing Monster Hunter Rise to Nintendo Switch
During the recent Nintendo indie showcase, Capcom has officially revealed a new Monster Hunter title coming exclusively to the Nintendo Switch. Monster Hunter Rise will bring new mechanics, and characters to the Monster Hunter formula, while Palicoes will be returning and mounts will have a more extensive role than other Monster Hunter titles. Monster Hunter Rise offers a new setting for fans of the series to explore and it’s said to include The Fairy Claw which is apparently an improved grappling hook. Monster Hunter Rise is set to release exclusively for the Nintendo Switch on March 26th 2021.
Nintendo was quick to drop the recent Nintendo indie showcase after announcing it days prior, and the announcement of Monster Hunter Rise immediately got fans of the series hyped. Along with a new setting and new characters, fans can expect to see aa plethora of new monsters to battle with Monster Hunter Rise as well. Monster Hunter Rise will apparently make an appearance at Tokyo Game Show 2020 next week. which is where we’ll likely get more details on the game next.
The Fairy Claw will allow gamers to grapple mid-air to reach distant areas, an improvement from the grappling hook that was used in Monster Hunter World. Gamers will also be able to climb and run on walls in Monster Hunter Rise, making mobility in the latest installment even more improved from the formula set with Monster Hunter World. Monster Hunter World popularized the series on Xbox One and PS4, but fans of the series will be aware that the Nintendo exclusives are among the best in the long-running Capcom series.
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