Digital Event (Official Livestream) January 7th - Live Coverage and Everything We Know | Monster Hunter Rise | MHR (MH Rise)

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This is a summary of the Digital Event Official Livestream taking place on January 7th, 2021 for Monster Hunter Rise (MHR). Find out everything we learned at the event, and where the event can be accessed!

The Livestream: Everything We Learned

Demo Availability Period

Start Time January 8th, 1:00 AM GMT
End Time February 1st, 8:00 AM GMT
Limitations Only 30 plays available

The Demo will be available for a longer period than previous demos, but it comes with a catch – only 30 total plays of the main two Quests, the Great Izuchi and Mizutsune Quests, are available.

Once players have hit 30 plays, they'll be locked out of all four Quests, so they'll need to make every play count. That said, players can also reset the counter by switching accounts or deleting their save data.

Demo Guide and Features

Newly Announced Monsters

These are all the new and returning monsters announced!

Barioth Goss Harag
Returning from MHW
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New Monster
Great Baggi Khezu
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Returning from MHGU
Returning from MHGU
Lagombi Mizutsune
Returning from MHGU
Returning from MHGU
Returning from MHW

New Technique: Wyvern Riding

Ride Monsters Into Battle

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You can mount and control monsters with the Ironsilk from your Wirebugs! It is an upgrade from the Mounting mini-game back in Monster Hunter World (MHW), since you can now make the monster go anywhere and attack anything. You can also launch the monster into a wall to knock it out, similar to the Clutch Claw move, Flinch Shot.

Wyvern Riding

New Map: Frost Islands

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The Frost Islands was once home to a massive dragon who had droves of hunters trying to slay it and failing. There are now only humongous dragon bones and a broken Dragonship at the center of the islands left to tell the story.

List of Maps and Locations

Newly Announced Characters

Character Description
Unknown.png Minoto the Quest Maiden
A Wyverian like her twin-sister Hinoa, Minoto is also a Quest Maiden. She has also taken up painting recently.
Unknown.png Hojo the Guild Master
He is the oldest man in the village and is in charge of everything quest-related.
Unknown.png Master Utsushi
He serves as the leader of the hunters in the village.
Unknown.png Iori the Buddy Handler
He is a kind, pure-hearted, and animal loving boy.
Unknown.png Felyne Chief Kogarashi
He is in charge of leading the Meowcernaries.
Unknown.png Rondine the Trader
She sailed in a ship from a far away country so that she can make trade with the village.

List of Characters and Voice Actors

New Training Area

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There is a brand new training area with advanced gadgets you can test your weapons on. Moreover, it is no longer limited to one person; you can now train with other hunters!

Monster Hunter Rise Related Links

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Latest News and Game Info

All Digital Events and Livestreams

Event Name and Date Event Contents
Capcom Online Program at TGS 2021 New Information about Sunbreak Expansion DLC
June 14th E3 Capcom Showcase New Information, Collaboration Events
May 26th Digital Event Update 3.0, New Monsters, New Ending
April 27th Digital Event Update 2.0, New Monsters, Hunter Rank Information
March 9th Digital Event Goss Harag and Rampage Stream, Developer Interviews
March 8th Digital Event Second Demo Reveal, Returning Monsters and More Rampage
February 17th Nintendo Direct New Monsters and Maps, Rampage Details and Apex Monsters
January 7th Digital Event New Monsters and Maps, Demo Details

All Digital Events and Livestreams

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    • Give us the ability to change our layered armor display. What I mean is, ya know how armor looks different on the male and female models? well, I wish there was the ability to change the appearance from the male models of armor, to the female models, and the reverse without changing the gender of your character itself. This would be really nice, as imo some armor pieces look better as the male model version.

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      Looking good!

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