Monster Hunter Rise

Monster Hunter Rise New Gameplay Shows A Great Sword Hunt

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Monster Hunter Rise will mark the series return to Nintendo Switch, and it looks like it will be a glorious return, judging by new gameplay that has been shared online.

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The new footage, which has been shown during the latest episode of the Japanese Capcom TV livestream, shows some Great Sword action, an intense hunt and a brand new area. The game, needless to say, looks amazing, considering it is running on Nintendo Switch, a console that is far from being the most powerful gaming hardware around.

You can check out the new footage, courtesy of Arekkz Gaming, below.

Monster Hunter Rise’s reveal back in September was so impressive that many thought the game was not actually running on Nintendo Switch. Director Ryozo Tsujimoto later confirmed that the game was indeed running on the console’s current model. A Switch Pro model would definitely make the game run much better than it will on the regular model, but it’s reassuring to know that all current Switch owners will be able to enjoy the game without issue.

Monster Hunter Rise launches on March 26th, 2021 worldwide exclusively on Nintendo Switch.

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Francesco De Meo
Francesco has been writing about video games and the video games industry for almost a decade, focusing on all aspects of the industry. Having always loved handheld gaming, he joined TouchTapPlay in 2013 to cover mobile gaming and, later on, the Nintendo Switch console, which is today his most played console.

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