The newest Monster Hunter sport will not be unique to Nintendo.
Monster Hunter Rise, which till now had solely been introduced for the Nintendo Switch, was stated to be coming to different platforms in paperwork that have been a part of a massive Capcom data leak late final yr. Now, because of reporting by Fanbyte, Rise is confirmed to be coming to the PC in 2022.
The brand new info was revealed in an interview with Monster Hunter producer Ryozo Tsujimoto and director Yasunori Ichinose. The builders stated that Monster Hunter Rise was very a lot made for the Swap, saying that the group “have been conscious of [the console’s] shortcomings and skills” whereas growing the sport.
This will likely clarify the lengthy watch for the PC model of the sport, due out subsequent yr, which the builders cautioned was “nonetheless very a lot in growth.” It will be fascinating to see how the PC port stacks up in opposition to the model made for Nintendo’s much less highly effective hybrid console, although it is unlikely we’ll see footage of the port till the Swap model has launched.
Monster Hunter Rise will launch for the Swap on March 26, 2021, with a custom Monster Hunter-themed Switch releasing on the identical day. Earlier than then, we’ll get to see much more of the sport with a series of livestream events scheduled by way of early March.