Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate Shows Us The Latest Monster Subspecies

By Sato . September 1, 2014 . 12:29pm

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Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate adds new and difficult ranks of quests to the game, while introducing stronger “subspecies” of past monsters. The game’s official website gives us a look at what foes we’ll encounter in the upcoming game.

 

For those of you who aren’t familiar with Monster Hunter subspecies, they’re alternate versions of monsters, usually with different colors, attacks, and movement patterns. Sometimes they’re vastly more powerful than their original counterparts.

 

Here’s a look at some of the latest subspecies monsters we’ll see in Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate.

 

Nerscylla Subspecies:

 

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Seltas Queen Subspecies:

 

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Seltas Subspecies:

 

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Najarala Subspecies:

 

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Zamtrios Subspecies:

 

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Tetsucabra Subspecies:

 

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Kecha Wacha Subspecies:

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Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is slated for release in Japan on October 11, 2014, and in the West in early 2015 for Nintendo 3DS.


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  • Namuro

    Soon! I shall be playing you on the new 3DS very soon!

    C-Stick and improved 3D viewing FTW!!

    Also, that Hermitaur Insect Glaive looks pretty cool. Can’t wait to see all the new weapons!

  • flameraver64

    Wish there were a few more new monsters, the 3rd gen spoiled me with sooooo many new monsters. It’ll be cool fighting some older 2nd gen monsters with the upgraded animations/engine though

  • 하세요

    Holy shit that hammer.

  • http://people.ign.com/rob1610 rob1610

    The only sub to have an English name so far is the Najarala sub; known as the Tidal Najarala.

  • Peace Legacy

    October 11th? Sweet, that’s my birthday
    …only if it was the English versin though =.=”

  • http://people.ign.com/princerevolver Surgeon Of Death

    I hope this drops early 2015 for us.

    • Guillermo Oliva III

      You mean….. “I hope this arrives early 2015 for us.”……… hoping for this to “drop” sounds terrible. XD

    • hallucinogenius

      I fully support your use of the word “drops.”

  • CT

    Looks promising. Can’t wait to get it along with the New 3DS. XD Yes I will get the new 3DS

  • Ric Vazquez

    ….hype

  • jeof96

    Hurry up, the hype train is about to take course!

    CHOOOOO! CHOOOOOO!
    HHHHYYYYPPPEEEE LEVEL INCREASED TO OVER 9000!!!

  • http://sevryanbadiong.wordpress.com/ SevPOOTS

    looks intense. But the Gameplay is too slow for me

    • Guillermo Oliva III

      Its ok, I respect that :)

  • Vash bane

    ;_; I have…no idea….what any of these new monsters can do…

    “my body is almost ready”

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