Nintendo showcases 'Monster Hunter Rise' Special Edition Nintendo Switch console and Pro controller

Written by: Jei Beltrano | Published on: January 27, 2021 at 7:07 PM PHT (GMT+8)

Nintendo has unveiled on Wednesday a new special edition game-themed Nintendo Switch Console and Pro Controller to celebrate the return of Capcom's Monster Hunter series on the Switch for a game release titled "Monster Hunter Rise". The "Monster Hunter Rise" Special Edition Switch console and Pro controller will be available starting March 26, 2021 in Japan, same day as the release of the new game.

Nintendo Switch "Monster Hunter Rise" Special Edition

The Nintendo Switch "Monster Hunter Rise" Special Edition Box which contains a themed Switch console, 2 Joy-cons, a dock, and a physical copy of the game is priced at 38,400 yen (around Php 17,800.00 more or less) SRP.

A game-themed Pro Controller (sold separately) will also be released on the same day for 7,480 yen (around Php3,500.00 more or less) SRP

Nintendo Pro Contoller "Monster Hunter Rise" Special Edition
Monster Hunter Rise-themed console, Joy-cons and dock
Monster Hunter Rise-themed console (back)

Monster Hunter Rise-themed Joy-cons (front)
Monster Hunter Rise-themed Joy-cons (back)

Pre-orders for both the console and Pro Controller commences on February 27, 2021. No other details were revealed including its global release.

Source: Nintendo, Nintendo Forums