Followers of the Monster Hunter collection know that one of the crucial vital components to the video games’ development is the gear that’s craftable after defeating a brand new monster. Whereas beating a monster affords some success in itself, crafting a brand new weapon or some new armor in Monster Hunter makes the expertise much more rewarding.
One of many latest monsters to affix the collection is the leviathan Almudron, who was proven off in the latest trailer for Monster Hunter Rise. Almudron is, in a method, the other of Mizutsune, the bubble fox leviathan that, like its identify suggests, makes use of bubbles to combat. Almudron then again, makes use of mud to assault hunters.
Given Almudron’s brown aesthetic, one could be forgiven for anticipating the gear to observe swimsuit. Nonetheless, the gear has tones of blacks, yellows, and reds. The video confirming this aesthetic belongs to Almudron additionally confirms that the hammer getting used within the final Monster Hunter Rise trailer belongs to Almudron.
That hammer was formed like a wheel or tire, and primarily based on that, in addition to the armor simply proven, it seems that Capcom could have determined to go along with an oil aesthetic as an alternative of a mud aesthetic for the gear. That mentioned, the armor does additionally harken considerably again to Stygian Zinogre and Brachydios gear. It has an analogous coloration scheme and animal-like design to the Sytigian Zinogre gear and has nearly a Energy Rangers aesthetic just like the Brachydios gear.
Each the female and male armor units have the animal aesthetic with claws on the gauntlets, however the feminine armor takes it a bit farther with what appears to be cat ears on the helmet. The Palamute and Palico armor are additionally proven with the previous wanting nearly like a motorbike with the latter being a bit extra mystical.
Monster Hunter Rise can be launched on March 26, 2021 for the Nintendo Swap.