24 posts tagged monster hunter 4
So much Monster Hunter 4G crap ⊟
With Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate announced for Japan, here comes an overwhelming monster-sized assortment of tie-in items. Literally tied in (as in attached to the game) is the limited edition, which comes with four figurines and a random plush when purchased from e-Capcom.
There are also way too many accessories, like screen cleaners, SD cards?, stickers, cases, earphones, this treasure chest looking thing… Anyway, go ahead and throw all of your Monster Hunter 4 accessories in the trash, because there are 4G items now. Via Ruliweb.
Monster Hunter 4 Felyne Tank RC ⊟
Wow, this looks fun! Capcom and Kyosho are releasing a remote-controlled toy Felyne Tank (as seen in Monster Hunter 4) this fall, for 12,800 yen ($125). It shoots a missile!
This was shown off at the Tokyo Toy Show, and spotted by Hobby Media.
Monhun, Famicom Remix shirts ⊟
The Famicom/NES Remix shirt is a special King of Games design on sale in Japan.
What the hell is a CYBER Extension Pad Slim ⊟
Actually, I know what it is: it’s a Circle Pad Pro-style device for 3DS XL that puts a second circle pad between the L button and the extra left trigger. It’s designed for Monster Hunter 4. What I don’t know is why that’s a good idea?
What is a good idea is the Micro-USB connector that allows you to charge the device while playing. If you want one of these, it ships at the end of May from Play-Asia, for $33.
New Monster Hunter 4G trailer ⊟
You, too, will be able to hunt huge dinosaur/crab-like monsters in the desert — and get your shit wrecked — when this hits the West in early 2015. Japan gets the 3DS game this fall.
Three Little Monster Hunters ⊟
I love that this is how Capcom is advertising Monster Hunter 4. Just put some animal masks on, whatever! It’s a really funny ad despite, or maybe because of, its low-budgetness.
Why is Capcom even doing commercials for this game anyway? Is there someone in Japan who doesn’t know about Monster Hunter?
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate hits U.S. in 2015 ⊟
Out of nowhere, Capcom announced today that 3DS-exclusive Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate will release to Japan in fall 2014 and Western countries early next year. Yessssss.
As fun as Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate was, it’s going to be great to have a 3DS entry for the series with online multiplayer. You can watch a Japanese gameplay trailer for MH4U here.
Monster Hunter 4 X Gaist Crusher ⊟
Capcom is crossing over its Monhun-for-kids franchise Gaist Crusher with actual Monhun, in the form of this totally sweet Gaist-ized version of Rathalos, called “Hunter Gaireus.”
Makes me wonder what a Treasure-developed Monhun game would be like. The big boss battles would make sense, but the pacing would have to change dramatically.
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Another Monster Hunter 4 3DS ⊟
Here’s another one of these — these being Monster Hunter bundles, or limited edition handhelds from other countries that will never make it here, or whatever. I ain’t even mad. We’re for sure gonna get the gold Zelda 3DS XL, so it’s all good, right? That announcement is just around the corner, I’m certain of it.. <fidgets>
This system and game bundle comes out in Japan on November 7, priced at ¥19,800 ($200).
PS Vita is really hurting without Monster Hunter ⊟
Here are all the Monster Hunter sales Nintendo snatched away from Sony when it made 3DS the series’ home system, compared to the total in-store sales of every PS Vita game in Japan, according to limited Media Create data compiled by Road.
Monster Hunter 4 sold more than 1.71 million copies in Japan within two days of its release there, and helped push 3DS hardware sales to 298,000 (compared to 78,000 the previous week). That’s almost as many MH4 copies as there are PS Vita systems in the country — the portable’s lifetime sales are at 1.76 million.
Monster Hunter 4 3DS XLs unboxed ⊟
I don’t know why we do this to you. I don’t know why I do this to myself. But if you want to see two special edition 3DS XLs you very likely won’t have access to, here you go.
Link, Mario, and Luigi gear in Monster Hunter 4 ⊟
Nintendo’s partnered with a third-party publisher to drop its characters into yet another game — MonHun 4 hunters will be able to wear Link’s costume and equip his weapons/shield from Skyward Sword.
The game will also have a Mario & Luigi Collaboration Quest DLC, and allow Felynes to dress up as the plumbers. And oh my god that Yoshi pig, it’s too much.