Monster Hunter Stories just recently released in Japan and new gameplay footage has surfaced showing off a great deal of the 3DS title’s colorful world and gameplay, including its turn-based battle system.
You can watch it all in the following video.
Monster Hunter Stories follows the protagonist as they embark on a journey with their Felyne companion named Nabiru to explore the world outside their village. Players will be able to raise and fight alongside Otomon, monsters they have allied themselves with, and a special in-game item known as the “Bond Stone” will even allow them to use exclusive abilities with their Otomon.
Monster Hunter Stories is available for the Nintendo 3DS in Japan.