Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak launches for Xbox and PlayStation in April

Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak

Capcom announced a release date for Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak on Xbox and PlayStation consoles.

The hunting game’s expansion will launch for Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5 on April 28th, for $39.99. Preorders are now available.

Fans can expect the expansion to include all content up to Title Update 3 and further info on more updates will come later.

In case you missed it, you can find our Monster Hunter Rise port report for Xbox and PlayStation here.

Here’s a rundown on the new expansion, plus a new trailer:

Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak expansion

The world of Monster Hunter Rise gets bigger and deeper with this massive expansion featuring new monsters, new locales and more!

A new adventure in a distant land

Renowned as the “Fierce Flame of Kamura” since the events of Monster Hunter Rise, you must set sail to uncover the cause of a terrible threat facing a kingdom across the sea!

New enemies arrive, old foes return

Arriving in Elgado Outpost, you discover that the abnormal events threatening this kingdom are caused by Malzeno, Lunagaron and Garangolm – terrifying monsters known locally as the Three Lords. In addition to these new enemies, You must also face old foes as series monsters not featured in Monster Hunter Rise make their return!

Deeper gameplay

Your trusty Wirebug returns and is more useful than ever, with the addition of new abilities for all 14 weapon types that bring a new level of flexibility and depth to the hunting action.

A colourful cast of characters

Your new base of operations features a variety of locals to interact with, each with their own charming personality. Sometimes they will need your hunter’s help, and sometimes they will be the ones who help you out!

Monster Hunter Rise has been available for Windows PC, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PS4, and PS5.



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