Monster Hunter Online Trailer Released

The latest Monster Hunter addition seems like a logical choice for the franchise in that it is going to be a fully fledged online role playing game, or MMORPG. Monster Hunter Online is being developed by a Chinese developer called Tencent games and is being released by Capcom. Monster Hunter Online is running on the gorgeous CryEngine3, which has been the engine of choice for developers producing ...

Monster Hunter 4 and Phoenix Wright Nintendo Direct this Week

Nintendo of Japan have announced that they will be streaming a brand new Nintendo Direct video for their Japanese audience later this week. The presentation, titled “MH4 & GYAKUTEN5 Direct” will be specifically pertaining to the latest entries in the Monster Hunter and Phoenix Wright franchises; Monster Hunter 4 and Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Dual Destinies. This specific Nintend...

Ultimate Monster Hunter Contest Winner Revealed

Remember a while back when we told you about the Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate contest taking place in Australia and New Zealand where Capcom and Nintendo were looking for that Ultimate Monster Hunter? Well, hunters need to pay attention now as there is a winner and his name is Robert – from Victoria. Below you can see the footage that won this competition, and while some may not see the point i...

Monster Hunter 4 Delayed

Capcom’s Monster Hunter 4 won’t be seeing its March 2013 release date as planned. Instead the highly anticipated 3DS game will be pushed back till mid-year around Summer 2013. No exact release date has been given. Capcom have stated that they’ve made this decision to further improve the quality of Monster Hunter 4 and make sure it lives up to everyone’s expectations, the company said in a statemen...

Monster Hunter Tri-G HD Bundled With Wii-U In Japan

Monster Hunter fans will be self-pleasing at this announcement. Monster Hunter Tri-G will be getting a HD rebuild for the Wii-U console and will be released as a launch bundle in Japan. At the moment it is unclear whether or not this version of the game will be making it this way, however, when you consider it’s a Capcom game and the series’ popularity is increasing over here – i...

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Heading to Wii U and 3DS

Nintendo revealed during their Japanese Nintendo Direct Conference that a new Monster Hunter game under the title of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate would be heading to both the Wii U and 3DS consoles next year in March 2013. That’s not all though, both versions of the game will be cross-platform compatible, allowing Wii U gamers to play against 3DS gamers in an unprecedented cross-platform featur...

Monster Hunter Vita may be released this year says Sony executive

While the PlayStation Vita may be languishing with relatively slow sales in Japan, there is one game that would instantly sell a hundred thousand PlayStation Vita devices in the land of the rising sun and that title is Monster Hunter. In fact, a Sony official has even declared that a Monster Hunter Vita title would be released this year, despite there being no announcement from either Capcom nor o...

Hungry for some brains? Capcom Bar is now open for Business!

Anyone living in Tokyo Japan can now feast on brains tonight! Capcom along with Pasela Entertainment just an hour ago have opened Capcom Bar located in Shinjuku. Serving up a menu from four of Capcom’s most successful franchises such as Biohazard (Resident Evil), Monster Hunter, Phoenix Write (Gyakuten Series) and also Sengoku Basara. Seems like a lot of hard work has gone into designing the...

Capcom Ships 420,000 Copies Of Monster Hunter 3G

On December 10, Japan will witness the release of the next Monster Hunter game: Monster Hunter 3G. With Capcom setting a sales target of at least 1.2 million units, one should expect a plethora of copies around the country. Now, the retailer blog Sinobi has revealed the amount of copies which will hit retailers around Japan when Monster Hunter 3G is finally released on the Nintendo 3DS. According ...

PETA’s Next Game Targets

While they’ve never lifted a finger to stop the slaughter of trillions of virtual humans in games like Battlefield and Call of Duty, PETA have attacked certain games for apparently promoting cruelty to animals. Did you ever stop to think about the awful conditions that virtual turkey you prepare in Cooking Mama was raised under? How about the innocent Tanookis that Mario slaughters for their...

Monster Hunter 3G to only have local play

While it may seem like a decent idea to have local only multiplayer in a country as crowded as Japan, releasing a local only game anywhere else in the world is just a pathetic move. And it seems that Capcom has stepped right up there with Nintendo with forgoing online multiplayer in titles that desperately ask for such a feature. Capcom has confirmed that Monster Hunter 3G will only have local mul...

Is The 3DS Getting A Second Circle Pad?

With the announcement of a Nintendo press conference to be held on September 13, there have been a few rumours flying around that the big announcement might be the release of a 3DS lite. Alongside this, there have been rumours of a second circle pad to be added to the 3DS. Images of this peripheral for the 3DS have emerged from Famitsu Magazine, which shows it fitting around the outside of the han...

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