The Legend of Zelda DLC for Monster Hunter Stories Available on September 28

Special items from the Nintendo series are coming to the Capcom RPG.

On September 28, players in North America and Europe will be able to download free special items from Nintendo's Legend of Zelda series in Monster Hunter Stories

The items include the Master Sword greatsword weapon, Link's outfit armor set, a Majora's Mask accessory for Navirou, and a special Epona monstie which can  fight alongside players in battle. Both the Master Sword and outfit can be upgraded like other weapons and armor sets in the game.

Previously, it was unknown if the North American and European versions of Monster Hunter Stories would receive the DLC and updates it has been getting in Japan. But this rollout of new content may indicate that the West can expect more in the future. A 1.3 update was recently announced for release in Japan this winter.

Monster Hunter Stories in available for the Nintendo 3DS physically from your local video game retailer and digitally through the Nintendo 3DS eShop.


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Published Sep. 25th 2017

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