Capcom has introduced two new Monster Hunter video games coming to the Nintendo Switch subsequent yr within the type of Monster Hunter Rise and Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin.
Both video games have been revealed throughout at this time’s Nintendo Direct Mini, with the primary —Monster Hunter Rise— being an open world journey within the mould of Monster Hunter World, seeing you got down to workforce up with you and as much as three different gamers with the intention to save Kamura Village (which may even act as your house base) from an impending rampage from monsters together with the enormous chicken wyvern Aknosom, the amphibius Tetranadon and what seems to be the sport’s greatest baddest beast within the type of Magnamala.
The title comes from the sport’s inclusion of extra vertical surfaces, which you can traverse utilizing a brand new device often known as a “Wirebug” – a dwelling entity that acts as a type of grappling hook which you should use to each traverse the world in addition to use it in battle to assist defeat different monsters you come throughout on the planet. Naturally, there’ll even be new companions that can assist you too; the sequence well-known cat-like Palicoes return however they’re additionally joined by the brand new dog-like Palamutes which might be ridden and additionally assist by attacking your foes.
Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin in the meantime is a extra anime-styled recreation, a sequel to the spin-off Monster Hunter Stories which beforehand launched on the Nintendo 3DS in 2016. There’s a bit much less on this, though it seems it will be rather more story centered. It will function appearances from loads of monsters from throughout the Monster Hunter sequence, together with Rathalos and Anjanath from Monster Hunter World.
A 15 minute particular Monster Hunter Direct additional revealed that each video games will see some type of bonuses for gamers who buy them each, promising to have extra particulars nearer to launch. Capcom additionally revealed that they’d have extra info on each video games throughout this yr’s Tokyo Games Show later within the month.
You can take a look at the total Monster Hunter Direct broadcast for your self under. Monster Hunter Rise is scheduled for launch on Nintendo Switch on March 26, 2021 whereas Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin is presently pencilled in for a ‘Summer 2021’ launch, additionally on Nintendo Switch.