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Monster Hunter World

Capcom
Jan 26, 2018 - PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 5
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OpenCritic Rating

90

Top Critic Average

97%

Critics Recommend

IGN
9.5 / 10
Eurogamer
Essential
IGN
9.5 / 10
PC Gamer
86 / 100
GamesRadar+
5 / 5
Easy Allies
4.5 / 5
Metro GameCentral
9 / 10
Game Informer
9.3 / 10

Review Summary

MightyCritic Consensus

A breakthrough title for the franchise, Monster Hunter World brings accessible, yet deep gameplay to modern consoles. Fans and newcomers alike will enjoy this elegant and satisfying action RPG.

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Monster Hunter World Trailers

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Monster Hunter: World - Launch Trailer

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Monster Hunter: World - Rotten Vale Gameplay

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Monster Hunter: World - Coral Highlands Gameplay


Monster Hunter World Screenshots



Critic Reviews for Monster Hunter World

IGN

9.5 / 10.0
IGN

This beautifully implemented port is a perfect PC introduction to the joys of Monster Hunter.

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Monster Hunter opens up for the most accessible, most detailed and most magnificent entry yet.

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IGN

9.5 / 10.0
IGN

Bold and newly beautiful, Monster Hunter: World demands to be played on its own terms and rewards you with an amazing RPG.

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Monster Hunter: World's thrilling fights with fantastic beasts never get old, even if they require tiresome item management during downtime.

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A triumph for the series and one of this generation's greatest games yet. Monster Hunter World takes the beating heart of a vital, niche franchise and elevates it toward universal appeal.

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Metro GameCentral

GameCentral
9 / 10
Metro GameCentral

The best Monster Hunter so far, and already one of the most compelling multiplayer games of the year – with an elegant balance between depth, difficulty, and accessibility.

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Monster Hunter's attempt to reach the PC audience performs beautifully and plays well

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OpenCritic Coverage

The Monster Hunter Movie Is Coming This Fall

The Monster Hunter Movie Is Coming This Fall

The Monster Hunter movie is due out this fall, and if that's an adaptation you're curious about, these reveal posters help sell the scene.

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Monster Hunter: World is Celebrating the Holidays

Monster Hunter: World is Celebrating the Holidays

Monster Hunter: World is celebrating the holidays by letting players hunt for seasonal rewards during the Winter Star Fest

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Monster Hunter World Winter Roadmap: Crossovers with Resident Evil, Horizon: Zero Dawn, and More

Monster Hunter World Winter Roadmap: Crossovers with Resident Evil, Horizon: Zero Dawn, and More

If you're still playing Monster Hunter World: Iceborne, prepare yourself for crossover events with two other major franchises, Resident Evil and Horizon: Zero Dawn.

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Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Coming to PC in January

Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Coming to PC in January

Monster Hunter World expanded on its world with Iceborne, a frosty DLC pack that hit PS4 and Xbox One earlier this year. Now it's coming to PC in January too.

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