Again in September, Monster Hunter World acquired its first — and solely — main growth within the type of the frigid Iceborne. However that doesn’t imply the sport isn’t nonetheless getting updates. In reality, in November, World will obtain arguably its strangest new content material up to now with a crossover that includes the undead world of Resident Evil.
The trailer for the crossover begins out regular sufficient, introducing Resident Evil mainstays Leon and Claire as playable characters. However then issues get unusual. There at the moment are zombified hunters and monsters in World, together with an area that appears like a winter cabin combined with a Resident Evil mansion. There’s even a “Thriller”-style zombie dance. The trailer ends with none aside from Resident Evil 2’s infamous Mr. X making an look, behaving in a way more healthful method than gamers will probably be accustomed to.
In fact, Monster Hunter World isn’t any stranger to those sorts of crossover occasions, with the likes of Horizon Zero Daybreak’s Aloy and Geralt from The Witcher making appearances within the recreation. However the Resident Evil mashup seems like it would take issues to a complete new stage. We all know it’s launching someday subsequent month, however we’ll doubtless hear extra particulars quickly about when it is going to be accessible and what precisely the crossover will embrace.