Capcom has just recently announced a Monster Hunter X Limited Edition New Nintendo 3DS XL. So far, it is only known to be released in Japan, which is unfortunate for all of us here in the west.
It differs from the first Monster Hunter New Nintendo 3DS XL in the fact that it is red with a more detailed symbol (the logo and four monsters) on the front as opposed to a blue and grey console with a simpler symbol.
The console is to be released alongside the game it represents: Monster Hunter X. A game bundle, titled “Monster Hunter X Special pack”, will also release. It will cost 26,000 yen plus tax.
The Monster Hunter X New Nintendo 3DS
Added on to that, for a limited time, two Nintendo 3DS Menu Themes will be available when the game releases.
One is a lighthearted theme with Felynes:
The other one is more serious with the game’s four central monsters:
Monster Hunter X, the limited edition Monster Hunter X New Nintendo 3DS XL, as well as the regular sized New Nintendo 3DS’s shown in the pictures above (white), are all exclusive to Japan as of now. Reggie Fils-Aime did state before that a North American release for the regular sized New Nintendo 3DS may happen, though. C’mon, who doesn’t want faceplates?
Monster Hunter X and the Monster Hunter X New 3DS XL bundle will release in Japan on November 28, 2015.