MONSTER HUNTER RISE: SUNBREAK

Is Touhou Project Just Japanese Homestuck?

In this week’s podcast transcript for Channel F (a Video Game Podcast About Video Games™), the looming threat of 2022’s inevitable Game of the Year discussions finally rears its ugly, perpetual head. We all knew this day would come, but does that lessen its venomous sting? (You can also listen…

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ICYMI: Everything From Capcom’s 2022 Showcase

Presumably finishing off Summer Game Fest — absent a surprise of yet-to-be-announced presentation — is Capcom. The Osaka-based publisher has already had a few announcements and details in other showcases so far this month, including State of Play and hands-on demos with Street Fighter 6 during Play Days, but their own show…

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Monster Hunter’s Felynes Are Voiced by Capcom’s Cats, and That’s Cute as Heck

You’ve heard of “bring your pet to work day,” but sometimes you get “make your pet part of your work day,” and that’s how Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak’s cat-like species called Felynes ended up voiced by Capcom employee’s own pet cats. News of this came from an interview with Sunbreak Director…

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Monster Hunter's Felynes Are Voiced by Capcom's Cats, and That's Cute as Heck

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Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak is a Good Reminder that Monster Hunter is Supposed to Kick Your Ass

Three years ago, pre-pandemic and at an entirely different job, I sat down in Capcom’s offices for the last time in a while to demo Monster Hunter World: Iceborne. The expansion to the incredibly successful Monster Hunter World was content meant to satisfy endgame players with new monsters, new weapons, a new…

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Do Monster Hunter’s Developers Consider it a Single-Player or Mulitplayer Series?

It is no surprise that Monster Hunter is a successful series now, considering that the games have long been major successes in Japan. The franchise especially took off on the PlayStation Portable with the Monster Hunter Portable series, which allowed players to take their individual hunters and hunt big monsters together.…

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Monster Hunter Rise Sunbreak

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Which Capcom Characters Do Monster Hunter’s Creators Think Could Beat a Rathalos?

The Monster Hunter series has traveled a long path since the PlayStation 2, going from a strange experience niche in the west but beloved in Japan to an unmitigated international hit. Between the two most recent games — Monster Hunter World and Monster Hunter Rise — the franchise that once struggled to get…

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