With Capcom’s recent “Monster Hunter World” DLC promotional video of “Iceborne”, Sony Interactive Entertainment has officially confirmed the digital launch of “Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Master Edition” and a PlayStation 4 Pro limited-edition bundle based on the DLC.

“Monster Hunter World: Iceborne” will introduce a brand new story line that picks up after the main game and immerse players into a new location called Hoarfrost Reach. The new stage will be a snow-covered world that is confirmed to be the largest region in the game and allows players to experience fighting on ice and snow. With the new stage contrasting the previous stages and a progressing story line, players will be able to experience brand new content and additional new quests that are more challenging to face than the base game, including returning fan favorites Nargacuga; using his trademark move set with new additional tricks, he is set to join the “Monster Hunter: World” lineup.

One of the noticeable additional is the new higher difficulty: Master Rank, which allows players to take on new and existing foes that are more aggressive than before. The chilly locale is also the habitat to new enemies, such as the horned brute wyvern Banbaro and the snow-buried Beotodus.  Velkhana, a mysterious flagship elder dragon with mighty ice powers leads the pack in Iceborne, will also be an extensive threat throughout the new storyline.

Capcom’s “Iceborne Expansion” for “Monster Hunter World” is coming in September 6th 2019 and according to PlayAsia, the preorder price is US$364.99. With the new expansion coming up

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