The year 2021 starts off strongly for Nintendo with the arrival of several big games for this first quarter. In February, Super Mario 3D Worlds + Bowser Fury will bring a little cheerfulness to our consoles (with a special edition of the Switch in the colors of Super Mario). In April, it is the new version of New Pokémon Snap that will bring a little wind of nostalgia to players who have discovered this game on Nintendo 64.

Finally, in March, it is the new opus of Monster Hunter Rise which will land exclusively on the Nintendo Switch. To celebrate this big release, the Kyoto firm announces in partnership with Capcom this new console with its special controller.

Nintendo Switch Monster Hunter Rise

Switch Monster Hunter Rise

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Announced tonight for Japan, Nintendo UK just announced that the Monster Hunter Rise Special Edition Switch will also arrive in Europe for € 379.99 on March 26th when Monster Hunter Rise is released. The console will also be accompanied by a Switch Pro Controller, also in the colors of the game, the price of which should approach € 59.99.

The black dock of the console will have several black patterns, as well as gold tribal patterns and the silhouette of Magnamalo, the flagship monster of the title highlighted on the cover. The Switch Pro Controller pad features the same patterns with the same golden silhouette.

Controller Switch Pro Controller Monster Hunter Rise

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As for the contents of the pack, the players who will fall for this Switch Monster Hunter will benefit from a collector’s console, a pair of special joy-cones, a download code for the game Monster Hunter Rise as well as ‘a code to unlock the DLC of the Deluxe Kit. The latter thus includes:

  • The special “Kamurai” armor set
  • The special armor piece for Chumsky “Shuriken necklace”
  • The special piece of armor for Palico “Fish Necklace”
  • The set of 4 “Jumps” emotes
  • The set of 3 poses “Samurai”
  • The “Kabuki” makeup
  • The hairstyle “Izuchi.”

Players will also be entitled to bonus content with the special Chumsky “Retriever” armor, Palico “Forest Cat” special armor and the apprentice talisman.