One thing to look ahead to: Monster Hunter Rise initially got here out on Nintendo Swap earlier this 12 months as a timed unique. This week Capcom lastly revealed the discharge date for the PC model and particulars on what the port will embrace.
As a part of a Tokyo Sport Present 2021 presentation, Capcom confirmed Monster Hunter Rise is coming to PC on January 12, 2022, with a press launch and pre-order particulars on the sport’s Steam web page. A free demo will probably be out there on October 13 this 12 months. Enjoying the demo will unlock a bonus for the sport as soon as that comes out.
Based on the Steam web page, Monster Hunter Rise on PC will assist as much as 4K decision, HDR, ultrawide facet ratio, and unlocked framerates. The official web site additionally confirms the PC model may have improved textures, voice chat, and controls re-adjusted for mouse and keyboard. The PC model will include the identical content material because the Swap model, together with all of the updates deliberate for it by way of this November.
Capcom additionally opened an internet survey for TGS 2021, which incorporates questions on what extra options clients would possibly need for the PC model. Among the many attainable picks are cross-play and cross-save between the PC and Swap variations.
Like different video games within the franchise, Monster Hunter Rise is an motion RPG the place gamers observe and slaughter large, unique monsters. One new characteristic Rise added is “Palamutes”—mountable animal companions that assist with each transport and battle. One other is a software referred to as a “Wirebug,” which gamers can use as a grappling hook to get round extra simply or as a weapon in fight.
When the Swap model launched, it instantly bought thousands and thousands of copies, solely barely trailing the sooner Monster Hunter World, Capcom’s best-selling sport ever. That is extra spectacular contemplating Monster Hunter World launched concurrently on two consoles to Rise’s one. As of now, at 7 million copies, Rise is already amongst Capcom’s 10 best-selling video games ever.