Monster Hunter World: Iceborne x Horizon Zero Dawn Crossover + Gamescom 2019 Updates
Monster Hunter World: Iceborne [Master Edition]
PlayStation 4™ & Xbox One™ – US, EU, ASIA & JAPAN
As Gamescom 2019 takes on the stage, a lot of publishers are getting the chance to spread their updates for their upcoming releases. And Capcom, one of the well-known game publishers around the world has new updates during the Gamescom 2019 for Monster Hunter World: Iceborne.
One of the first crossover events of the iconic Monster Hunter World was from Horizon Zero Dawn, a PlayStation 4 exclusive. As the upcoming expansion to the Monster Hunter World entitled Monster Hunter World: Iceborne, Capcom has unveiled the crossover with the PS4 Exclusive Horizon Zero Dawn: The Frozen Wilds which enables players to play as Aloy.
Watch the trailer below.
Plus, Capcom has also released the Gamescom 2019 trailer of Monster Hunter World: Iceborne and the developer’s update video. In the developer’s update video, it reveals more information on the upcoming and returning monsters. Plus, new options will be available for you folks while you are making progress through the base game and helping hunters as well.
Here are the full details via Capcom per Gematsu below.
Monster Hunter World: Iceborne will include a multitude of new monsters and subspecies for hunters to challenge, and today, two more have been confirmed to join the upcoming massive expansion’s lineup. The brute wyvern Brachydios is a returning fan-favorite known for its explosive slime attacks, while Namielle, a mysterious all-new Elder Dragon, unleashes powerful water-based attacks. More details about the new flagship monster Velkhana have also emerged. This Elder Dragon’s icy breath can cause frozen pillars to form on the battlefield, which hunters can use to create exciting opportunities for new hunting strategies.
A free Guardian Armor set will be provided to all hunters, both Monster Hunter: World and Monster Hunter World: Iceborne, as part of an upcoming title update on September 4 in time for the launch of the expansion. This upgradable armor set offers increased defense and skills that help hunters survive in the New World. The buffed armor can be equipped from the beginning of the World game, and is especially geared towards newer hunters to help them progress through the main story.
Another gameplay feature new to the series and on offer for all players is Hunter Helper, which focuses on Low Rank and High Rank player assistance by creating a further incentive for the community to help fellow hunters. Helpful players will get rewarded with exclusive in-game Pendants and Trophies for assisting other hunters in ranks below their own.
Watch the trailers below.
Check out the brand new screenshots below.
Here are the full details on the upcoming expansion from Capcom via Gematsu below.
Monster Hunter World: Iceborne is the highly anticipated massive expansion* to Monster Hunter: World, the bestselling Capcom title of all time with more than 12 million units shipped worldwide adding to the series total of more than 53 million units to date. This gargantuan follow-up rivals the gameplay volume from the original release and features a new icy setting, storyline, monsters, gameplay options, and more.
The game’s all-new story picks up after Monster Hunter: World and whisks hunters away to the newly discovered chilly locale that, once fully explored, becomes the largest region in World so far. The new locale is home to several new and returning monsters ready to challenge hunters throughout their expeditions, and raises the stakes with the added higher difficulty Master Rank. Iceborne continues the skill-based progression and robust crafting system found in World , and expands that with several new gameplay features that broaden the player’s combat repertoire. All this leads to the ultimate hunter test against the mysterious new flagship monster, Velkhana.
The physical edition of Monster Hunter World: Iceborne in a Master Edition is now available for pre-order here at Playasia. Click the button below to pre-order your copies right now!
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- Unleash Your Hunting Spirit! – this game is a brand new expansion for Monster Hunter: World. A new world awaits, with more powerful monsters, and challenging master rank quests!
- Your mission: to investigate an unexplored locale. – The Research Commission ventures out into a new ice-cold region known as the “Hoarfrost Reach.” This new region is completely unexplored, so discovering new monsters and endemic life will be one of the Commission’s most important goals
- New Life – A new locale: Hoarfrost Reach. A variety of new endemic life inhabit this frigid and unexplored region