Capcom mengumumkan Monster Hunter XX pada saat acara Nintendo Direct berlangsung. Game ini akan meluncur untuk 3DS pada tanggal 18 Maret 2017 di Jepang. Save data dari game sebelumnya akan kompatibel dengan game ini. Berikut trailer perdana dari Monster Hunter XX:
Berikut beberapa detail yang diungkapkan Capcom mengenai Monster Hunter XX:
- New Hunting Styles – The “Brave Style” hunting style (continuous attacks, powerful link attacks and quick evasions) and the “??? Style” (details to be announced in the future).
- New Hunting Techniques – New “Hunting Techniques” have been added to all 14 weapon types. Details will be announced in the future.
- Prowler Mode Actions Enhanced – Prowler Mode actions have been enhanced. Felynes can now evade by a hair, as well as do a trample jump.
- New Fields – New fields have been added, such as “Igun Peak.” This is a location very high in the mountains, where there’s a cave, waterfall, and historic ruins. There are other new fields, too, such as a desert.
- New Base – The “Ryuushiki Ship” appears as a base that has all the elements of both a village and a ship. You can also take on G-rank quests from here.
- New Main Monsters – The new main monsters in Monster Hunter XX are “Ouma Diablos” and “Balfark.” The former is a dangerous monster with large, parting horns, while the latter is a silver-winged monster whose wings can change form.