Monster Hunter World Beta Coming to PS4 on December 9

Monster Hunter World Beta Coming to PS4 on December 9

The beta for the next Monster Hunter is PlayStation only.

Monster Hunter World might be coming to PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4, but if you want to play the game ahead of time, the latter platform is your only hope. Today at Paris Games Week, Sony and Capcom revealed that Monster Hunter World's beta will launch on PS4 on December 9, 2017.

A trailer released today showed off a new region for the game, the organic decay of the Rotten Vale.

Another PlayStation exclusive facet of Monster Hunter will be the inclusion of Horizon: Zero Dawn protagonist Aloy as a playable character. If we're doing the exclusive character dance again, does this mean we're getting Master Chief on Xbox One?

Monster Hunter World is coming PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on January 26, 2018. The PC version will be coming at an undisclosed later date.

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