Monster Hunter X Announced for 3DS, Watch the Trailer

A new Monster Hunter was revealed during a Nintendo Direct presentation.

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Capcom announced Monster Hunter X for the 3DS during a Nintendo Direct presentation in Japan today.

As you can see in the trailer below, Monster Hunter X, which stands for "cross," seems much like latest entry in the Monster Hunter Series, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, which was released for 3DS in February.

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It looks like Monster Hunter X will feature new monsters, new actions and attacks, and will take place across several towns and locations that seem familiar from previous Monster Hunter games.

Monster Hunter X is set to launch winter 2015.

Combined with Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate's Japanese counterpart , Monster Hunter 4G, sales of that game had already eclipsed 3 million units as of February.

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