Monster Hunter Rise’s April update adds elder dragons on April 27

Beast Hunter Increase will include older dragons and more on April 27, Capcom exposed in a brand-new video on Tuesday. Hunters will lastly have the ability to uncap their Hunter Rank and battle a lot more effective beasts. American gamers can download and play the upgrade on Tuesday, April 27 at 8 p.m.

Beast Hunter Increase is an amazing Beast Hunter video game for veterans and brand-new gamers, however it likewise ends really suddenly, without a few of the endgame includes we anticipated. However Increase’s most current upgrade ought to assist inhabit fans who burned through the video game’s existing material soon after launch.

The new trailer for Monster Hunter Increase reveals three big monsters coming in upgrade 2.0: Chameleos, Teostra, and Kushala Daora. The latter two monsters are returning elder dragons, which are super-tough monsters that yielded some of the best gear in Monster Hunter: World.

In addition to the new monsters, there are also standard hunts for Apex monsters like Arzuros, Rathalos, and Diablos. Apex monsters are more powerful versions of standard monsters, with faster, harder-hitting attacks. Monster Hunter: Rise had some Apex monsters at launch, but only in its Rampage mode.

Of course, this is Monster Hunter, so all of the new and improved monsters come with weapons and armor to craft out of their hide. The update also includes Layered Armor, a kind of armor piece you can craft that changes what your armor looks like without affecting your perks and stats. The trailer makes it sound like players can turn any piece of monster armor they like into layered armor at the Smithy.

One of the biggest improvements in 2.0 is the uncapped Hunter Rank. This effectively adds an experience bar to Rise, letting you endlessly rank up to show off and gain access to new hunts.

Capcom revealed that Monster Hunter Rise has more in store for players, and soon. At the end of May, players will get another update, version 3.0. The May update will include a new ending to the video game and brand-new monsters. It’s currently unclear if this means that version 2.0 won’t wrap up Beast Hunter Increase’s story, which currently ends on a major cliffhanger.

Beast Hunter Rise will likewise get crossover DLC with the upcoming Beast Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin, which Capcom will launch on July 9. Players with saves from one game will get a unique armor set in the other.

Monster Hunter Increase initially launched on March 26, exclusively for Nintendo Switch. Increase will concern Windows PC early next year.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.