Quantcast
Rumor: Monster Hunter headed to 3DS - Destructoid

DestructoidJapanatorTomopopFlixist



Rumor: Monster Hunter headed to 3DS


7:00 PM on 12.31.2010
Rumor: Monster Hunter headed to 3DS photo



If you're the incorrigable Tony Ponce, you're sarcastically "putting on your surprise face" right now. For the rest of us, this could be big news. The Monster Hunter series has long been exclusive to the PSP when it comes to the portable gaming world, which is part of why the PSP is so popular in Japan. If this rumor is to believed, then that exclusivity is about to end, which is great news for Nintendo, and terrible news for Sony.

All the hub-bub is coming from an off the cuff comment from Capcom CEO Haruhiro Tsujimoto. In a recent interview, he sated "3DS is releasing, too, so (it seems like) the time to switch to a new platform is coming". If this means a 3DS port of the wildly popular Monster Hunter Portable 3rd, of the less wildly-but-still-popular Monster Hunter Tri, or a whole new game, remains to be seen.

Regardless, I think it's a safe guess that the 3DS will get some form of Monster Hunter at some point or another. Combining the power of Nintendo's most anticipated console ever and Cacpom of Japan's most popular series of the moment is a sure-fire "profit deal".

RUMOR - Capcom considering taking Monster Hunter to another platform, 3DS possible? [GoNintendo]






Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.



Cooking Mama looks odd in 3D photo
Cooking Mama looks odd in 3D
3:45 PM on 07.29.2014







Win your choice of console from Destructoid! in Destructoid's Hangs on LockerDome

3DS

8:00 AM on 07.30.2014
Disney Magical World won't be hitting Europe until October 24

Disney Magical World was released in Japan, then North America, and in a few months, it'll arrive in Europe. The exact date is October 24, and the Pirates of the Caribbean DLC is also confirmed. Magical World is act...more



3:45 PM on 07.29.2014
Cooking Mama looks odd in 3D

You know, I used to be a cooking mama myself. Those were the days.  Bon Appétit is actually the second Cooking Mama game to come to 3DS, but I somehow missed the last one, so I'm not used to seeing those...more



10:00 PM on 07.28.2014
It looks like Bravely Default sold one million copies

Bravely Default was one of my favorite games of this year (a lot of people don't believe it when I say that, but it came out in 2014 in the US), and I'm glad a sequel is already in the works. It appears as if said sequel will...more



View all 3DS






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more