Capcom Confirms August for Monster Hunter: World on PC

Posted by | July 09, 2018 | News, PC, Video | No Comments

Monster hunters rejoice! Capcom had previously announced that the latest entry in the Monster Hunter series, Monster Hunter: World, would be headed to PC for the first time ever this fall. Today they confirmed the release date. Monster Hunter: World will launch on PC (Steam) on August 9.

Watch the new PC trailer above.

In Monster Hunter: World players take on the role of a hunter embarking on a transcontinental excursion into an untamed land called the New World. It’s a world filled with gigantic monsters within a dangerous yet vibrant ecosystem.

Hunters wield one of 13 different weapons, each with distinctive upgrades, styles and strengths as they take on increasingly more difficult missions and hunts.

Up to four hunters can join together via online co-op, with easy drop-in multiplayer features including friends lists and guilds.

Monster Hunter World: launched in February earlier this year on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It quickly became Capcom’s best-selling game in company history, with over 8 million copies shipped around the world.

Make sure your PC is up to snuff with the full system specs, listed below:

RECOMMENDED

OS WINDOWS® 7, 8, 8.1, 10 (64-BIT Required)
Processor Intel® Core™ i3 8350 4GHz or Intel® Core™ i7 3770 3.4GHz or AMD Ryzen™ 5 1500X
Memory 8 GB RAM
Graphic NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060(VRAM 3GB) or AMD Radeon™ RX 570X (VRAM 4GB)
DirectX Version 11
Storage 20 GB available space
Sound Card DirectSound compatible (DirectX® 9.0c or higher)
Additional Notes Mouse, keyboard and game pads (both DirectInput and XInput) are supported. 30FPS at 1080p on HIGH graphic settings.

MINIMUM

OS WINDOWS® 7, 8, 8.1, 10 (64-BIT Required)
Processor Intel® Core™ i5-4460, 3.20GHz or AMD FX™-6300 above
Memory 8 GB RAM
Graphic NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 760 OR AMD Radeon™ R7 260x(VRAM 2GB and above)
DirectX Version 11
Storage 20 GB available space
Sound Card DirectSound compatible (DirectX® 9.0c higher)
Target Mouse, keyboard and game pads (both DirectInput and XInput) are supported. 30FPS at 1080p on LOW graphic settings.

 

Monster Hunter: World is rated T for Teen. It’s out on PC August 9.

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