Welcome to a new world! Take on the role of hunter and slaughter would monsters in a living and breathable ecosystem where you can use the environment and various creatures to gain the upper hand. Hunt alone or with up to three players, and collect materials from killed enemies to create new gear and challenge even bigger and more evil creatures!
Fight against giant monsters in epic environments.
You are a hunter and take on missions where you have to hunt for monsters in different habitats.
Defeat the monsters to receive materials you can use to create stronger weapons and armor so you can hunt for even more dangerous monsters.
In Monster Hunter: World, the new episode of the series, you get an unparalleled hunting experience where you have to use everything you have available as you hunt for monsters in a new world full of surprises and entertainment.
Once a decade, for some reason, the ancient features travel across the ocean to a land known as the New World.
To get to the bottom of this mysterious phenomenon, the guild has put together a research commission that has sent several fleets to the New World.
Now, the commission will send the fifth fleet to find a colossal fire dragon known as Zorah Magdaros, and a hunter is embarking on a unique journey.
A world that lives and breathes
There are various areas that are all packed with wild animals. You are sure to find something interesting on expeditions to these areas.
A versatile weapon collection and an indispensable partner
The equipment gives you the roof you need to create a place in the New World.
The hunter has fourteen different weapons at his disposal, all with different characteristics and uses.
Many hunters choose to learn to master many types, while others focus on becoming an expert on one weapon.
Monster tracks, such as footprints and chlorine marks, can be found everywhere.
Your scout flies remember the scent of various monsters and show you the way to the tracks nearby.
As you gather more and more tracks, the scout flies give you even more information.
The bouncer is an invaluable tool for hunters, and you can use rocks and nuts from the various areas as ammunition.
The sprinter has a variety of uses – from diversion to shortcuts – and gives you new and interesting ways to hunt.
Special tools provide powerful effects for a short period of time, and you can equip yourself with up to two at a time.
They are easy to use and can be selected and activated in the same way as other gear you are looking for.
Palicos are the hunters’ faithful companions in the field, and they have various offensive, defensive and healing abilities.
The hunter’s palico proudly joins the fifth fleet and is as valuable a member of the commission as any other hunter.