Capcom has announced that they will be holding a digital event for Monster Hunter Rise on March 15, showcasing more of what’s to come in the upcoming Sunbreak DLC expansion.
The 20-minute presentation will stream on Capcom’s official Monster Hunter Twitch Channel on March 15 at 7am PST/10am EST/2pm GMT. The event will feature an exciting programming schedule with new monster revelations, gameplay information, and more general details about Monster Hunter Rise’s big Sunbreak expansion.
Stay tuned for the Monster Hunter Digital Event – March 2022 for about 20 minutes of programming, which includes exciting new monster reveals, gameplay info, and more! #Sunbreak
14:00 GMT / 7:00 PDT
– Monster Hunter (@monsterhunter) March 8, 2022
The upcoming expansion is expected to reinforce the latest entry in the popular hunting action series with a new storyline, different languages, and more monsters, as well as hunting and shooting actions. New mission levels. We’ve seen a new Elgado outpost as well as a royal figure with a fancy sword that can be used against Malzeno, the new top monster.
With a release window slated for Summer 2022, Sunbreak unlocks late into the base game but is expected to offer a “major expansion” for players. It will debut with three new amiibo characters, including a special Palamute “Canyne Malzeno X”, a Palico “Felyne Malzeno X” and Malzeno himself. Each will unlock a special layered armor when used in Sunbreak.
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We gave Monster Hunter Rise on Switch an 8/10 review, saying it “blends classic Monster Hunter ideas with some of the best of the World and a bunch of clever new mechanics. its own.” The original game arrived on PC in January with ultra-wide support and higher frame rates. Sunbreak will launch on both formats simultaneously.
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