Monster Menu: The Scavenger’s Cookbook heads west in 2023

Monster Menu

NIS America announced Monster Menu: The Scavenger’s Cookbook is heading west, with a release set for next year.

Monster Menu: The Scavenger’s Cookbook is launching sometime in spring 2023 across Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5. The game will include English and Japanese audio, and the PS5 version is new with the western release as it launched in Japan earlier.

Here’s a new trailer:

Here’s a rundown on the game:

An all-you-can-eat survival adventure!

Tighten your pack and loosen your belt before digging into this dungeon-crawling adventure! Monster Menu: The Scavenger’s Cookbook spices up the classic SRPG formula with deliciously fun cooking-based mechanics. Indulge in detailed character creation for your party, gather resources, ingredients, and items while exploring, and fight monsters in tactical combat. Then kick back by the campfire as you use what you’ve collected to cook meals that can give you the edge for your next course of dungeon delving.


  • All You Can Eat: Defeat and devour monsters in combat or use their meat to cook meals at the campfire to recover HP, boost your skills, and raise your stats!
  • Choose Your Own Adventurer: Create your team of up to four adventurers by customizing the class, appearance, voice, and pose of each one!
  • A Flavor of Its Own: Experience a unique combination of gameplay from the SRPG, roguelike, and survival game genres!
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