Sharpen your weapons and find your Felyne partners, hunters!
Earlier today, Capcom announced that an anime based on the upcoming Monster Hunter Stories 3DS game is in the works. The series will air on Fuji TV starting in 2016.
Both the game and the anime series will revolve around “Monster Riders,” who travel the world taming monsters rather than hunting them.
In addition to the series announcement, Capcom released a pair of trailer for the Monster Hunter Stories game, which you can check out below:
Monster Hunter Stories is being developed in-house by Capcom. The title is slated for a 2016 release, though a western release still has yet to be confirmed.
The latest entry into the Monster Hunter franchise is 3DS title Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate. The game, which hit Japanese retailers in February, sold over 2.4 million copies in its home market.