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Let’s See How Monster Hunter 4’s Charge Axe Transforms


Earlier today, we reported details on Monster Hunter 4’s second new weapon—the Charge Axe. The Charge Axe lets you switch between Sword and Axe modes. Take a look at the weapon below:



In Axe mode, the Charge Axe has better reach and attack power, and a charge attack. Meanwhile, in Sword mode, the weapon gives you both a sword and a shield. Here’s a look at the Charge Axe in Sword mode.



And here are a group of screenshots that show the weapon changing forms (click on them to enlarge the image).


Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.