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Monster Hunter 4 Screenshots Show Off The New Charge Axe Weapon


Capcom have released new screenshots of Monster Hunter 4, giving a first clear look at the game’s new Charge Axe weapon, which can switch between Sword and Axe modes. For details on the Charge Axe, check this report.


Monster Hunter 4 will be released in March 2013 in Japan. The game has two new weapons—the Charge Axe shown in this post and the “Insect Staff”. Capcom have also added online multiplayer to the portable series for the first time with this game.


Charge Axe – Sword Mode:



Charge Axe – Axe Mode:


Charge Axe – Misc. screenshots:

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