Monster Hunter has at all times been an intimidating collection to leap into for a wide range of causes. It is difficult for anybody, and historically it hasn’t completed an amazing job of explaining its numerous mechanics, leaving gamers to hunt outdoors assist. Monster Hunter World, which is now obtainable on PS4 and Xbox One, at the least partially tries to handle these issues, and in some ways, it succeeds.
Along with offering extra clarification to gamers within the early phases, gamers have what’s known as a Handler, who dispenses suggestions till you have made sufficient progress. There are additionally quality-of-life enhancements like scoutflies that scale back the trouble of monitoring a monster–something that is notably useful given World’s bigger environments.
Within the video above, we chat about what it has been prefer to play World from each the standpoint of a collection veteran and somebody with much less Monster Hunter expertise. It ought to provide you with a way of what to anticipate from World no matter your expertise degree. No matter your private historical past with the collection, this can be a very strong RPG to leap into.
We even have starting tips and a beginner’s guide, in addition to a roundup of all of our key coverage about World. Plus, you may see what the game looks like in 4K on PS4 Pro and discover out all the small print about its day-one update. For extra on the brand new recreation, take a look at our Monster Hunter World review, which states, “Monster Hunter World is lastly right here, and it blows the earlier western releases out of the water.”