Niantic announces Monster Hunter Now

Monster Hunter Now

Niantic, the developer behind Pokemon GO has announced a new collaborative project with Capcom: Monster Hunter Now.

The game was suddenly announced on the official Twitter for the Monster Hunter franchise; along with an announcement that the Closed Beta would begin April 25. Prospective players can sign up for a chance to enter the beta now.

You can check out the announcement trailer for the game below.

Monster Hunter Now is set to release in September 2023.

For the latest on the main series of the Monster Hunter franchise, Monster Hunter Rise and its expansion Sunbreak have been available for Nintendo Switch and Windows PC (via Steam). The expansion launches for Xbox and PlayStation consoles on April 28th. Read our thorough review on the Xbox/PlayStation ports here.

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