Monster Hunter Rise already topped the charts in Japan in the opening week – moving more than 1.3 million physical copies and sending four million units globally, and now Capcom has unveiled its latest milestone.
All up – more than five million copies of the latest entry are now out in the wild (this includes physical and digital sales), with cumulative sales of the series over 66 million units as of December 31, 2020, since the original game’s debut in 2004.
If you’ve not already got this game, what are you waiting for ̵
“New mechanics, monsters and a beautiful setting make Monster Hunter Rise a new high mark for the franchise. Wirebug, Switch Skills, Palamute and carefully thought out monsters shake things up enough to make the game feel fresh for hunters who have previously spent thousands of hours with series, and while the package may be a little intimidating for newcomers, it’s definitely the ideal place to get started if you’re serious about getting into the series. explosion. After spending some serious time with the game, it’s very easy to say that Monster Hunter Rise is one of the strongest entries in the series to date, and another rock-cold classic for the Nintendo Switch. “
A new update is also planned for the end of the month – this will push the game up to version 2.0 and add more monsters.
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