How to pre-order Monster Hunter Rise – Version, bonuses, release date

Pre-order your copy today.

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Nintendo Switch fans can celebrate with the upcoming release of Monster Hunter Rise, Capcom’s exclusive Monster Hunter game exclusive for the console. Hunt down monsters with your trusty Palico and Palamute companions, attempting to drive the creatures away from the various Shrine Ruins. To make sure you receive the game on day one, you can pre-order your copy right now for the Nintendo Switch, and receive various bonuses when you jump into the game.

Pre-order versions and bonuses

There are three types of pre-order options you can go with for Monster Hunter Rise.

  • Standard Edition: The standard edition of the game comes with the base Monster Hunter Rise game. There’s nothing special about it beyond the available bonus for pre-ordering the game, the Cosmetic Layered Armor for your Palamute and Palico companions. It’s first available for a digital release, and physical at a later date.
  • Deluxe Edition: The Deluxe Edition comes with quite a bit more. In addition to the Palamute and Palico armor, your hunter receives the Kamurai set, four exclusive jumps, a Samurai pose, the Kabuki face point, the Izuchi Tail hairstyle, your Palamute receives the Shuriken Collar armor piece, and your Palico receives the Fish Collar armor piece. It’s available for pre-order at the Nintendo eShop, and a physical copy at a later date.
  • Collector’s Edition: For those who want the pinnacle Monster Hunter Rise collection, the Collector’s Edition is an ideal choice. You receive everything from the Deluxe Edition, plus the Kamura Mark Enamel Pin, a sticker set, and a Magnamalo amiibo. These pre-orders are not available yet, but will be closer to the release date.
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What is the Monster Hunter Rise release date?

You can get your hands on Monster Hunter Rise for the Nintendo Switch starting on March 26, 2021. All of the pre-orders will be available simultaneously, so you don’t have to purchase a specific tier to make sure you can start playing a few days early.