Monster Hunter Rise

Monster Hunter Rise


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Yasunori Ichinose


Ryozo Tsujimoto


RE Engine


Single-player, multiplayer

Release Dates

Nintendo Switch
March 26, 2021
January 13, 2022

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Flagship Monster


Monsters first appearing in this game

Bombadgy, Izuchi, Rachnoid, Aknosom, Almudron, Apex Arzuros, Apex Diablos, Apex Mizutsune, Apex Rathalos, Apex Rathian, Apex Zinogre, Bishaten, Crimson Glow Valstrax, Goss Harag, Great Izuchi, Magnamalo, Rakna-Kadaki, Somnacanth, Tetranadon, Thunder Serpent Narwa, Narwa the Allmother, Wind Serpent Ibushi Monster Hunter Rise is an action RPG that will transport players to the colorful Kamura Village, an all-new calm batch venue that attracts visitors with its singular culture and advanced hunt technologies. After hunters equip their armor and choice from one of the versatile weapon types, all-new hunting grounds await, including the ancient Shrine Ruins and more. As players defeat monsters and advancement through the game, items from fallen foes can be used to craft unique weapons and armor that will increase their chances of future success and survival. Hunters can tackle these challenges solo, or with up to three other players in local or cooperative on-line bid. Evolving the Monster Hunter series, Monster Hunter Rise will provide players with an imaginative set of new tools to track down and defeat threatening monsters. For the first time ever in a Monster Hunter game, wire-based cope actions can be performed by using a “ Wirebug ” while standing or in mid-air, adding an all-new floor of aeriform maneuverability to hunting strategies and attacks. The plot will besides debut new hunting partners called Palamutes, personalized and rideable “ Canyne ” companions that will provide players with a new bent of attack options, while “ Felyne ” Palicoes will return as documentation characters for actions like bring around .


  • Rise to New Heights – The debut of the new “Wirebug” mechanic allows for wire-based grappling actions that can be used to scale cliffs and other hard-to-reach areas, providing new traversal and aerial attack options.
  • New and Returning Monsters – The game will introduce Magnamalo, a menacing new flagship monster, as well as other new monsters like the shape-shifting Aknosom, the amphibious Tetranadon, and more. Hunters can also expect to encounter numerous fan-favorite and returning species from previous Monster Hunter games.
  • Canyne Companions – New hunting partners called Palamutes can be personalized and used to ride across the terrain, providing players with all-new traveling and attack options. On solo hunts, players can select both a Palamute and Palico to assist them, while multiplayer hunters can bring one or the other into the field.
  • The Rampage – In addition to the plethora of solo and multiplayer quests, the immersive story mode will task aspiring hunters with discovering the secrets behind the puzzling “Rampage” events that threaten Kamura Village.
  • Hunting Options – Play solo, or join up to three other hunters in local or online co-op play. The Nintendo Switch system also allows for hunting anywhere, anytime and with anyone!
  • Seamless Gameplay – Featuring maps with no loading times, the continuous gameplay ensures that players will remain on their quests as soon as the hunt begins, without transitions between areas.


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Weapon Previews

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