Monster Hunter Rise is now comfortably the best-selling of the IP’s Nintendo system entries, a reward little question for the standard of its adjustments and naturally the expansion of the franchise led by the multiplatform Monster Hunter: World.
This previous weekend it picked up a profitable award, too, the Grand Award within the Video games of the 12 months Division of the Japan Recreation Awards: 2021. This was unveiled throughout Tokyo Recreation Present, and in an investor’s press launch Capcom additionally confirmed that the sport has now shipped over 7.5 million copies as of twenty fourth September; that is an increase of about half 1,000,000 since late Could. Although momentum has understandably levelled off, it is a recreation that also has loads to come back that might drive much more gross sales.
The crossovers and collaborations aren’t fairly completed, for instance – late October will carry a tie-in with Ghosts ‘n Goblins Resurrection, whereas November will carry us a blast from the previous with a Sonic-themed replace. Rise then arrives on PC in January subsequent 12 months, which is able to enhance the userbase additional.
Then, following the mannequin setup by World, there will be a ‘large enlargement’ subsequent summer time referred to as Sunbreak.
It is a good time to be a Monster Hunter fan.