Two key figures from Monster Hunter Rise stated that they will share new details on the series in January 2021. The news comes from a video uploaded to Capcom’s official Twitter account for Monster Hunter information. Additionally, the company already announced that a demo for the upcoming entry will release sometime in January 2021.
In the video, Monster Hunter Rise producer Ryozo Tsujimoto and director Yasunori Ichinose wished hunters happy holidays. After thanking everyone for their support, the devs said the new year will be an exciting time for fans of the series. Particularly, Ichinose stated that they will share “brand-new information at the beginning of the new year.” At the time of this article, that would be right around the corner. You can view the full tweet and video below.
Hello Hunters! We’ve got a special message from Producer Ryozo Tsujimoto for Monster Hunter Series and Director Yasunori Ichinose for #MHRise. We are looking forward to an exciting new year!#MHRise #MHStories2 pic.twitter.com/0KtJZabQHa
— Monster Hunter Information_EN (@MHinfo_en) December 31, 2020
It’s a big time for fans of the series. Monster Hunter Rise will release in March 2021, while the story-driven and turn-based RPG, Monster Hunter Stories 2, will launch in Summer 2021. Additionally, the Hollywood film adaptation released in theaters recently, though that was not without quite the controversy.
Monster Hunter Rise will launch exclusively on the Nintendo Switch on March 26, 2021. A demo will appear sometime in January 2021, as well.