It seems like only last week we were bemoaning the lack of news on a PC port of Capcom’s 2020 masterpiece,. But now, that PC release is finally upon us, and ready to pull in even more converts and, conveniently, even more cash.
In fact, the PC port is already the biggest Japanese game in Steam history, withjumping into its beautiful landscapes to lay waste to its menagerie of mammoth creatures. This number absolutely smashes the previous record-holder, Dark Souls 3, which had 129,831 players at its peak. Monster Hunter is pushing double that.
This is just another record-bust in the continued dominance of the latest release in the, formerly somewhat niche, Monster Hunter series. Released on PS4 and Xbox One at the start of the year, Monster Hunter: World is alreadyand, with this new PC port, is set to run and run into 2020.
If you want a hand getting started with the PC release, then Destructoid’s Patrick Hancock wrote a neat guide to rebinding your keys more a more ergonomic feel. You can check that out. Monster Hunter: World is available now on PS4, PC and Xbox One.
Monster Hunter: World is the biggest Japanese game in Steam history