Monster Hunter Rise Split Pad Pro confirmed for the west
A couple of weeks ago, HORI announced a new Split Pad Pro controller for Switch based on Monster Hunter Rise. There was only news about a Japanese release at the time, but it’s now confirmed for the west as well.
A listing for the Monster Hunter Rise Split Pad Pro has popped up on Amazon. According to the retailer, it’s due out on April 26.
Here’s the official product description and photos:
Hunters can gear up to track down and defeat monsters with the special edition Nintendo Switch Split Pad Pro (Monster Hunter). Re-experience the full-size controller experience in handheld mode with full-size analog sticks, a precision d-pad, and large shoulder buttons. Designed for comfort and accuracy, even during marathon hunting sessions. Advanced features include assignable rear triggers, turbo functionally, and more for complex attacks and commands. Perfect for high-pace action RPG titles like Monster Hunter Rise and many other genres.
Enhance your gaming experience with the Split Pad Pro! Officially Licensed by Nintendo and Capcom.
(Not a wireless controller – only for handheld mode. Does not include motion controls, HD Rumble, NFC, or IR Camera. Note: if having trouble with the Switch recognizing Split Pad Pro, please ensure that all Joy-Con are off and not connected via Bluetooth.)
You can pre-order the Monster Hunter Rise Split Pad Pro on Amazon here.