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Monster Hunter Stories

Continuing their series of character-based trailers, Capcom has released another round of Monster Hunter Stories footage, this time showing the protagonist’s childhood friend, Cheval. Check it out below:

Capcom has prepared a few more screenshots from Monster Hunter Stories which weren’t included in the latest website update. View them below.

Capcom is releasing trailers for various Monster Hunter Stories characters over the next coming days, much like the trailers which showed off the various monsters. Nabiru, the player’s main Felyne companion, is the first to get one, so check it out below:


This week’s issue of Famitsu has another sizable update on Monster Hunter Stories. The magazine’s latest coverage provides new information on felyne characters, Otomon (including a new system), and new areas.

Just like last time, the official Monster Hunter Stories website has been updated as well. Screenshots from the updated pages are below.

Five original felynes are shown in Famitsu. Unlike the normal felynes in Girudekaran, they are unique just like Navirou. However, there is a reason for their unique appearances, which is not yet known.

None of the felynes are named thus far. But from the left they are:

– Blue – An intellect with a hot heart and cool breath
– Green – Has extraordinary sights
– Red – The leader who’s hot-blooded, manly and cares for his friends
– Pink – Pert fellow and does things on his own pace
– Yellow – Can make her body flash at her own will

Like in previous years, Capcom will be streaming live from this year’s Tokyo Game Show. The full schedule has been announced, and includes plans for Monster Hunter Stories, Megami Meguri (also playable), and Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney.

The Nintendo-related slots are as follows:

September 17

  • 10:10 to 10:20 – Opening Stage
  • 11:20 to 12:10 – Monster Hunter Stories Pre-Release Special Stage – Featuring Ryozo Tsujimoto (producer), Kenji Oguro (director), Kaname Fujioka (setting director), and guest MAO (Nabiru voice actress). The latest gameplay, plus a talk corner and competition gameplay with Nabiru voice actor MAO. The latest information will also be shared.
  • 14:05 to 14:50 – Megami Meguri Debut Stage – Featuring Ayasa Ito (Tsukumo voice actress) and Yuka Ozaki (Amaterasu voice actress). An introduction to and the latest information on Megami Meguri. The guest voice actresses will share stories from their recording sessions and talk about various things.
  • 15:00 to 15:40 – Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Series 15th Annivesrary Talk and Latest Information Special Stage – Featuring Eshiro Motohide (producer) and guests Takayuki Kondo (Phoenix Wright voice actor) and Kenn (Apollo Justice voice actor). A talk and latest information stage to celebrate the Ace Attorney series’ 15th anniversary. The information segment will be packed with welcome news!
  • 16:50 to 16:55 – Finale

September 18

  • 10:15 to 10:25 – Opening Stage
  • 14:10 to 15:00 – Monster Hunter Stories Pre-Release Special Stage – Featuring Ryozo Tsujimoto (producer), Kenji Oguro (director), Kaname Fujioka (setting director), and guest Ryota Osaka (Cheval voice actor). The latest gameplay, plus a talk corner and competition gameplay with Nabiru voice actor Ryota Osaka. The latest information will also be shared.
  • 16:50 to 16:55 – Finale


Monster Hunter Stories launched in Japan on October 8. One month later, a soundtrack album will be made available.

Capcom is releasing Monster Hunter Stories’ soundtrack on November 9 for 3,000 yen. It’ll feature all songs from the game, including the main theme and Hakumu Village. The soundtrack comprises two CDs and also contains a booklet in color.


Capcom has prepared two more Monster Hunter Stories videos. Both can be found below.

We also have news about a collaboration from the manga Himouto! Umaru-chan. The game will feature a costume for Nabiru, based on Umaru-chan’s hoodie.


Capcom has uploaded a segment about Monster Hunter Stories from the last episode of Capcom TV to their YouTube channel. You can view the video below.

Capcom has posted another Monster Hunter Stories gameplay video with director Satoshi Inoue and series producer Ryozo Tsujimoto. Check it out below.

Capcom has opened its official website for the Tokyo Game Show. You can find it here.

A few Capcom titles are confirmed are now confirmed for the expo. Monster Hunter Stories, Monster Hunter Spirits, Resident Evil 7, and Project Palm will all be present at TGS 2016. Monster Hunter Stories will be playable, and it will also have a stage event and stream presence.

Tokyo Game Show 2016 will take place between September 15 and September 18. Hours of live broadcasts are planned on each day aside for the 16th.