“The Xbox 360 is very popular in the West, worldwide expansion is possible if we can clear up some of the issues,” Haruhiro Tsujimoto responded in a Nikkei interview. “Development is possible.” The issues Tsujimoto mentioned are service issues, infrastructure problems, and analyzing PC user trends. Monster Hunter Frontier Online was originally released as a PC game in Japan and other countries in Asia.
Capcom have not produced an English version yet. Like Monster Hunter Tri, Monster Hunter Frontier Online has a monthly fee in Japan. In addition to a Hunter Life code, players also need an Xbox Live Gold subscription. In Japan, the Monster Hunter Frontier Beginners pack bundles a years worth of Xbox Live with a thirty day Hunter Life card, and the game.