The Monster Hunter franchise is very well received in Japan, sharing its huge popularity with Pokemon but targeting a much older crowd. Monster Hunter made its debut on the PlayStation 2 console. A sequel was released on the same system which, unfortunately, is exclusive to Japan unless you decide to import. Capcom released several Monster Hunter spin-offs for the Sony PSP with little advertising of the games outside of Japan, despite how unique they were compared to other games on the portable system.
Capcom’s surprising decision to make Monster Hunter Tri for the Wii instead of the PS3 has left many Sony fans disappointed because of the graphical potential it could have had using the PS3’s far more, superior technology. However you can re…Read more >