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Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate is an action adventure game released for both the Wii U and 3DS, and together comprise the nine official flagship entries in Capcom's popular "hunting" series. MH3U combines content from its predecessor releases, Monster Hunter Tri and Monster Hunter Portable 3rd, to become the definitive third generation Monster Hunter game.

Players create a Hunter avatar, then embark on over 200 quests spanning three difficulty ranks. The general aim of the game is to challenge monsters, each with their own attacks and abilities. Defeating monsters will yield valuable materials that players will need to craft a wide variety of weapons and armor. Players are encouraged to mix and match armor and charm pieces to activate a variety of advantageous skills which can aid them during future hunts; some skills are more useful against certain monsters and/or in certain areas of the game.

Underwater battles in certain areas and monsters returns in MH3U after the feature was removed in Portable 3rd, though some revisions made in Portable 3rd carried over to MH3U as well. Not least of these is greater variety in weapons, as MH3U features 12 weapon classes divided between Blademaster (melee) and Gunner (ranged). Each weapon class has its own attack animations and characteristics which players must learn to properly use during actual combat, all while learning the monsters' own attacks!

MH3U supports cross-platform saves, allowing players to transfer saves between the Wii U and 3DS. Both platforms support online multiplayer for up to four players, and the 3DS version also features local multiplayer with the ability to search for other nearby players looking for some help. The 3DS version also supports StreetPass, allowing players to distribute their Hunter cards wirelessly to other players which they can use to hire their hunters to go on special missions.

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Dark Arcanine
May 27, 15 10:28am
9.7

When some people convinced me to buy Monster Hunter Tri for the Wii, I never envisaged myself...

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swindle1998y
Jan 10, 15 6:16am
I just beaten Dire Miralis Solo, 0 Faints , within 35 minutes and with Dual blades(Spectral demolishers) now I am Hr41 MonsterHunter3Ultimate Wii U
swindle1998y
Jan 09, 15 9:15am
only 4 key quests away from dire miralis(techinically 5 since you need to beat regular lagiacrus to unlock ivory) MonsterHunter3Ultimate 3DS
Jdog1995
Jan 08, 15 1:42pm
Anyone have any tips for trying to take down alatreon? I cant seem to beat him...:( MonsterHunter3Ultimate 3DS
Diosmios
May 11, 14 1:33pm
Just made it to high rank! MonsterHunter3Ultimate 3DS

Starting today until September 22nd, both the Wii U and 3DS versions of Monster Hunter 3... posted Sep 19, 13 2:08pm

Dark Arcanine
Aug 20, 13 4:40am
Finally beat Gold Rathian! MonsterHunter3Ultimate Wii U
Dark Arcanine
Jun 07, 13 9:44pm
Beat Dire Miralis for the first time! MonsterHunter3Ultimate Wii U
Wolfwood
May 13, 13 12:14pm
Finally hit G rank, the true Monster Hunter starts here! MonsterHunter3Ultimate 3DS
Wolfwood
Apr 23, 13 2:05pm
After a weekend of farming Brachydios, he finally gives up not one but TWO of his gems. Too bad I can't gett G-rank materials yet. MonsterHunter3Ultimate Wii U
Dark Arcanine
Apr 22, 13 7:33pm
Zinogre is definitely one of my favourite monsters in the series. Another monster where I look forward to checking out all of its equipment. MonsterHunter3Ultimate Wii U
Dark Arcanine
Apr 19, 13 4:34am
Brachydios is certainly something else. Can't wait to start making equipment with its materials! MonsterHunter3Ultimate Wii U
Dark Arcanine
Apr 18, 13 4:32pm
Slaying a Jhen Mohran with seven seconds left. You'd better believe it felt good. MonsterHunter3Ultimate Wii U
Slapfest
Apr 17, 13 3:01pm
Absolutely brilliant game - soooo addictive MonsterHunter3Ultimate 3DS
Dark Arcanine
Apr 16, 13 10:28pm
Just as engrossing as Monster Hunter Tri and then some! Thoroughly enjoying everything new to me that I encounter. MonsterHunter3Ultimate Wii U
tekmosis
Mar 21, 13 12:57pm
I killed the Great Jaggi, my first "large" monster kill thus far. MonsterHunter3Ultimate Wii U
  • Genre: Action/Adventure (wii-u)
  • Theme(s): Fantasy
  • Perspective(s): Third Person
  • Developer: Capcom
  • Publisher: Capcom
  • Released
    North AmericaMar 19, 2013
    EuropeMar 22, 2013
    JapanDec 8, 2012
    AustraliaMar 23, 2013
  • Player Info:
  • Online Multi-player (4 max)
  • Also known as:
  • Monster Hunter 3G HD Ver. in Japan
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