Monster Hunter is coming again to the Nintendo Switch in an all-new entry, Monster Hunter Rise. It accommodates a number of the new options launched in Monster Hunter: World, reminiscent of seamless transitions between zones, whereas additionally delivering its personal slate of distinctive options. Make room, Palico buddies, it is time to meet the brand new Palamute companions.

As Alex Stadnik exhibits on this new footage from the Switch demo, gamers can use their new canine-ish companion as a mount. In battle, the animal can assist out alongside your catlike Palico. They appear to get alongside fantastic, which is in the end all that issues. We additionally get to see a brand new Wirebug that lets gamers grapple onto objects in an identical approach to Iceborne’s Clutch Claw, in addition to the top-notch speedrunning mindset that solely Alex S. can present. 

Alex and I are joined by fellow Monster Hunter followers Dan and Jay, so prepare for some Very Smart questions and observations. Monster Hunter Rise is coming to the Switch on March 26.