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Capcom hosted the final digital event livestream for Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise): Sunbreak on June 7, 2023! The livestream contains information about the Bonus Update including the release date, the variant monster, features, DLC, events, and more!

Final Digital Event Date and Time

Livestream Aired on June 7, 2023

MH Rise Sunbreak - Final Digital Event

The livestream for the Bonus Update aired on June 7, 2023, and revealed Primordial Malzeno as the new variant monster and confirmed the release date of the update as June 8 for Switch and Steam and August 24 for other platforms.

Bonus Update Release Date and Monsters

Livestream Schedule

The livestream aired at 7:00 AM PST / 3:00 PM BST. Check the table below for the time for various regions.

Region Local Time /
US West Coast
7:00 AM
June 7, 2023
US East Coast
10:00 AM
June 7, 2023
UTC 2:00 PM
June 7, 2023
BST 3:00 PM
June 7, 2023
11:00 PM
June 7, 2023

Where to Watch the Final Digital Event

Official Monster Hunter YouTube / Twitch Accounts

Livestream Links
Twitch YouTube

Hosted by the Producer and Developers

The livestream event and developer roundtable were hosted by the directors Yasunori Ichinose (MH Rise) and Yoshitake Suzuki (Sunbreak), alongside the Monster Hunter series Producer Ryozo Tsujimoto!

Final Digital Event Announcements

Bonus Update Release Date

Sunbreak - Bonus Update Release Date

The Bonus Update, also known as Version 16, releases on June 8, 2023 for Switch and Steam!

Sunbreak - Sunbreak Release Date for Playstation and XBOX

It will also launch for PlayStation, Xbox, and Windows on August 24, 2023 alongside the remaining title updates.

Sunbreak Release Date for PS, XBOX, and Game Pass

Variant Monster: Primordial Malzeno

MH Rise Sunbreak - Primordial Malzeno

Primordial Malzeno was confirmed to be the last additional monster and wraps up Sunbreak's story. It unlocks at MR 10 and comes with new armor, weapons, and buddy equipment.

Primordial Malzeno: Basic Information

New Armor Augment

MH Rise Sunbreak - Augment Slots

A new option to improve the slots of armor through Qurious Crafting was also shown. This can either add additional slots or allow higher level decorations to be added in augmented armor.

Best Armor Augments and Armor Recommendations

Event Quests and DLC

Like previous title updates, there will be additional rewards and cosmetics that will be added to the game through event quests. The Cielo layered set was previously teased, and it looks like we're getting the Buff Body Gamma set too! These will run until July 27, 2023.

No new paid DLC will be released with this update. Instead, they will release additional packs of existing DLC.

Event Quest Rewards List

Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak Related Guides

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Latest News and Game Info

All Digital Events and Livestreams

Event Name and Date Event Contents
Final Digital Event The last Digital Event revealing information about the Bonus Update.
April 2023 Digital Event A Digital Event revealing information about Free Title Update 5
Capcom Spotlight News on Capcom's 2023 lineup, including Sunbreak console information
February 2023 Digital Event A Digital Event revealing information about Free Title Update 4
November 2022 Digital Event A Digital Event revealing information about Free Title Update 3
Capcom Online Program at TGS 2022 A Capcom presentation with news about Free Title Update 2
August 9 Digital Event A Digital Event containing key information regarding Free Title Update 1
Nintendo Direct Mini June 2022 A Direct Mini video showcasing gameplay info for upcoming third-party Switch games
Capcom Showcase In-depth Infomation about upcoming Capcom games
May 2022 Digital Event New Information about Sunbreak Expansion DLC
March 2022 Digital Event Sunbreak News: Release Date, Garangolm, Blood Orange Bishaten, and Astalos
Capcom Online Program at TGS 2021 Sunbreak News: Lunagaron and Outpost Elgado
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


4 Anonymous12 months


3 Sunbreak Walkthrough Team@Game812 months

Hi, Anon! As of now, the roadmap only shows that a variant monster will be coming in the bonus update. There is no news for any additional monster(s), but keep this page on bookmark as we’ll be updating the page during the livestream!


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