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Monster Hunter Wilds Showcases First Gameplay Trailer

Monster Hunter Wilds Screenshot

Capcom has released brand-new and action-packed gameplay footage for Monster Hunter Wilds. In case you missed it, the trailer below (aired during today’s Sony State of Play) introduces the characters in the story, new monsters, the unique Seikret mount, and a few glimpses of the Windward Plains locale.

In Monster Hunter Wilds, veterans of the franchise can use their favorite weapons as all 14 of them make their return. While there won’t be any new tools at our disposal, each one will have new movesets and action features to master. Additionally, a focus mode has been added to the combat, allowing players greater control over how they guard, aim, and strike the monster’s weak spots.

Monster Hunter Wilds Overview

A wild and unrelenting new frontier.

Dynamic, ever-changing environments. A story of monsters and humans in a world with two faces: one in which the lands are harsh and unforgiving, where monsters fight for scant resources—and another in which the lands are vibrant and brimming with life.

You play as a professional monster hunter, protecting the balance of the ecosystem and hunting monsters. Use the resources you gain from hunts to craft ever more powerful weapons and armor in your quest to unravel the mysteries of the new lands.

Experience the most evolved action and improved immersion in any Monster Hunter to date.

The 14 iconic weapon types from the Monster Hunter series will each make their return!

New action features and new moves for each weapon type will help you make the most of any situation during your hunts.

  • Great Sword
  • Long Sword
  • Sword & Shield
  • Dual Blades
  • Hammer
  • Hunting Horn
  • Lance
  • Gunlance
  • Switch Axe
  • Charge Blade
  • Insect Glaive
  • Light Bowgun
  • Heavy Bowgun
  • Bow

Save Data Bonuses

Monster Hunter Wilds Save Data Bonus

For the hunters who have played and kept their Monster Hunter: World and Monster Hunter World: Iceborne saved data, the official website will advise later on how players can claim these bonuses:

  • Monster Hunter: World Save Data Bonus
    • Felyne Leather Set (Palico Armor) 
    • Felyne Acorn Spade (Palico Weapon)
  • Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Save Data Bonus
    • Felyne Duffel Set (Palico Armor) 
    • Felyne Trekker Peckaxe (Palico Weapon)

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Monster Hunter Wilds launches for the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam in 2025. Stay tuned here at RPGFan for future Monster Hunter announcements!

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Tin Manuel

Tin Manuel

Tin is a Graphic Designer by the day & an adventurer in whatever game she is playing at night. She gets giddy talking about RPG games (specifically JRPGs), new releases, and loves almost every female protagonist. She loves animals but has a great fondness towards pugs & shibas. She’s forgetful at times but she will never forget Aerith’s death in 480p.

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