Well, that was quick! Capcom have announced Monster Hunter 4G for the Nintendo 3DS at the Monster Hunter Festa 13 event in Japan. Save data from Monster Hunter 4 will be transferrable to the new game. Monster Hunter 4G is slated for release in Japan this autumn.
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.