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Holy hell, Monster Hunter 4 is still getting free DLC

It ends next month though
Oct 02
Monster Hunter 4 launched all the way back in February in the US, and it's steadily been getting a ton of free DLC every month, ranging from missions to weapons, to sets of gear. It's pretty damn awesome, and not a typi...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate keeps the free DLC rolling in August

It's crazy how many missions there are
Aug 07
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is the gift that keeps on giving. Steadily since February Capcom has provided free DLC updates, ranging from Nintendo and Devil May Cry costumes to new missions. It's very un-Capcom-like, but there you go. August will bring 10 new quests, four challenges, a purple Palico, and more guild card options. After this, Capcom is teasing more free DLC for September.

Monster Hunter 4 is getting even more free DLC this month

Sounds good!
Jul 03
On July 3, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is getting its monthly dose of free DLC. Again, I know this is the norm for Monster Hunter, but to see Capcom follow through with this strategy is still jarring to me. This month you...

Monster Hunter 4 has a boat load of DLC this month

14 new quests headline the update
Jun 05
This month, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is getting some Animal Crossing, Devil May Cry, and Final Fantasy content. Capcom teamed up with famed artist Tesuya Nomura specifically for an armor set (pictured above), and it lo...

Style your 3DS with this free Monster Hunter theme

Hunter's Weapon Gallery
May 04
After paying money for a silly Slowpoke theme, I told myself that would be the end of it. No matter how many tempting new 3DS themes might come out, I'd have to resist. One was enough. (Miraculously, that policy has extended...

Capcom's Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate May DLC lineup is very nice

Mega Man, Sonic, and Chun-Li
May 01
Capcom is constantly adding more content to Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, and thankfully, it's free. This month you'll be able to access a new Metroid hunter outfit, as well as Mega Man, Blanka, Chun-Li Palico equipment. Some f...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate slays one million western units shipped

Series crashes through 32 million worldwide copies sold
Apr 14
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate has become the fastest selling Monster Hunter game in the West, shifting one million copies since its release in Europe and North America on February 13. Worldwide, the series has now moved 32 m...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate's April DLC includes 14 quests, Sonic Palico skin

Server maintenance is happening this weekend too
Apr 03
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is still going strong, and Capcom is supporting it with plenty of free DLC. Capcom? Lots? Free DLC? I know, I know. This month you'll be able to pickup a Sonic the Hedgehog Palico skin, as well...

Monster Hunter 4's Legend of Zelda DLC will arrive this month

March 6
Mar 06
[Update: it's live today! Go pick it up] Still playing Monster Hunter 4? Well you'll be happy to boot it up on March 6, as a number of free DLC items are arriving at that time. On that day, you'll get a Link outfit, incl...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate delivers some free day-one DLC

Feb 13
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is out today, as is the New 3DS. To celebrate, Capcom is releasing a free update that you can pick up from now until March 15, which includes 50 basic items for your hunter. Basically just head to th...

Let this Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate trailer serve as your pre-hunt briefing

Just a few more days
Feb 11
It sure feels like we're saying this a lot lately, but hunting season's upon us. This time, it's the enormous beasts of Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate that need to be slain. We're not shooting for "tranq and peacefully reloc...

Review: Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate

Where a monster can fart before killing you
Feb 10
Ah, Monster Hunter. A game that ends up being more of a culture than anything else. These have always been games about community and self-improvement. Getting better isn't measured in some arbitrary number, but how well you c...

Majora's Mask 3D and New 3DS XL playable at PAX South

Also Super Smash Bros., for those living in the past
Jan 20
The New Nintendo 3DS XL is the current hot commodity for Nintendo fans, with special edition units selling out. For those who are not so keen on ordering one before playing, an opportunity to get some hands-on time is coming ...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate release date, demo, and special edition console announced

My goodness this looks nice
Jan 14
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is releasing worldwide on February 13, the same day as the New 3DS in North America and Europe. Finally, a release date. The game will be available on its own, or pre-installed on a limited-edition N...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate dropped $10 before launch for some reason

Still no release date, though
Jan 08
Videogames go on sale all the time, but it isn't often that we see discounts before they even launch. Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate's releasing sometime in early 2015, and it already dropped $10 in price. According to a listing o...

Felynes can dress up as Dante, Blanka, and Chun-Li in Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate

Nice chest hair, Blanka
Dec 15
I'm no Monster Hunter player but I'm liking the cross-game costumes for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate. Well, most of them. In line with today's Devil May Cry re-release news, Capcom has shown a Felyne outfit based on Dante. That...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate sells over two million in its first week

Oh great now it doesn't have to get canceled
Oct 15
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate went on sale on October 11th in Japan, and already it has mustered up over two million in sales. The original base game for reference sold roughly 4.1 million units for comparison. Now that it sold over two million, the series doesn't have to be canceled, due to Capcom's new "AAA logic." Just sell yourself to Nintendo already. Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate [Capcom]

Okay, this Mega Man armor for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is cute

What did they do to Rush?
Oct 13
Man, Capcom is killing it with these Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate crossovers. And by "it," I of course mean Sonic the Hedgehog. He never stood a chance. This Palico armor styled after Mega Man is super cute but, admittedly, it'...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate gets an amazing Samus costume

Yes, it's coming westward
Oct 08
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is still coming in 2015 outside of Japan, and there's yet another Nintendo/Capcom crossover coming. A Samus costume is making an appearance, and yes, it will be coming to the western version of the ...

Monster Hunter 4 is getting a Nintendo Direct soon

Will we get more overseas info? A New 3DS with Monster Hunter?
Oct 06
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate still isn't out in the west, but that isn't stopping Nintendo and Capcom from drumming up more excitement. The newest Nintendo Direct will be Monster Hunter-centric, and will take place on October 8th at 7AM EST. It will be a Japanese direct, and the contents of the stream have not been disclosed. You can check out the direct here on that date. Nintendo [Twitter]

Mr. Resetti is in Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, you guys

And so is Isabelle!
Sep 22
There's yet another tie-in for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate and it's the best one yet -- Animal Crossing! Players will be able to make their Felyne companions look like Mr. Resetti and Isabelle. Now, I'm not much of a Monster H...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate brings a lot of verticality to the table

Water is gone
Sep 19
When the west finally gets Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate -- what Capcom calls "the most complete version of 4 that it'll get" -- players are going to need to turn their attention to the layering of the game. Rather...

Sonic x Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is, uh, yeah...

The Taiko Drum Master tie-in, on the other hand, is rad
Sep 18
Admittedly, this collaboration is slightly less horrifying once you realize it's a Felyne (or Palico, if you want to be precise) wearing Sonic the Hedgehog armor. Slightly. Still, I think this tops the sexy/stretchy fan art f...

North America gets Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate collector's edition

$60 gets a statue and other crap
Sep 09
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is coming out in Japan next month. The rest of us will be waiting until 2015. Perhaps it eases the wait: Capcom announced a Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate collector's edition for North America.&...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate gets box art, multiplayer details

North America and Europe can play together
Jul 31
Capcom Unity, the community site for the developer, has announced the official box art for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, which is set to release in western markets in 2015. You can see both the actual art and the spine font in t...

Loads of Monster Hunter 4G limited edition items and accessories

PS1-case lookin' limited edition
Jul 15
As we wait until 2015, Japan is getting Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate in October and, with it, a chance to clutter players' living spaces with more kitschy junk.  The limited edition (above) comes with four figurines an...

Play Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate at Tokyo Game Show well as a host of other games
Jul 14
September's Tokyo Game Show will play host to a playable demo of the upcoming Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate for 3DS. While the game itself will be available this fall as we reported a couple of days ago, 4Gamer (via Gematsu) repo...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate: E3 first hunt

Two hunts, one failed
Jun 16
Waiting for one of Capcom’s own to sit in and play with me for my first go at upcoming 3DS title Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, I got a bit hasty and started picking my own quest. Little did I know I was headed for trouble...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate trailer takes us big game hunting

It's Capcom's big game
Jun 05
Capcom's putting a lot of its eggs in Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate's basket. Recently announced as one of the publisher's games that will be shown at E3, Capcom hopes that the beefed up re-release will move 3.9 million copies. ...

Shred with this ridiculous Monster Hunter guitar

It'd play a mean rendition of "3's & 7's"
Apr 26
My, how time flies. Capcom's indomitable Monster Hunter series has been around for ten years now, and to celebrate its tenth anniversary, Capcom has teamed up with ESP Guitars to release what could be the most metal guitar I'...

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate continues to look great on the 3DS

Giant enemy crabs! Giant puffer fish lizards!
Apr 21
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate (4G in Japan) is on its way over here in "early 2015," and you can get a glimpse of what's to come in a new video straight from Capcom. At first the trailer starts off all serious, with high stakes ...

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