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Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak Game Expansion Launches for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows, PS5, PS4 on April 28

posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Expansion had released on Switch, Steam last June

CAPCOM revealed on Thursday that it will release the Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak game expansion on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows on April 28.

Monster Hunter Rise launched on Switch in March 2021 and then launched on PC via Steam in January 2022. CAPCOM released game on the PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows, and Xbox Game Pass on January 20. The game has surpassed 12 million copies sold worldwide as of last month.

Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak debuted for Switch and PC via Steam on June 30. The expansion has an all-new story, with new locations to visit, as well as new gameplay mechanics. It features the new Elder Dragon Malzeno and the new Master Rank. The expansion also brought back the Shogun Ceanataur from Monster Hunter 2 along with several other monsters from previous games in the series including Monster Hunter 4's Seregios as well as two new monsters, Magma Almudron and Aurora Somnacanth.

The Monster Hunter franchise's games have shipped a cumulative 78 million units as of September 30.

Sources: Monster Hunter's YouTube channel and Twitter account

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