The PC release of Monster Hunter Rise was hugely successful, only trailing another high-profile new release, God of War, in terms of sales last week for PC on Steam. Next up for the Monster Hunter series is Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak, which is described as a “massive premium expansion” coming to the game in Summer 2022. The PC version of Rise supports 4K and high-resolution textures, along with uncapped frame rates and voice chat. It also supports 21:9 ultrawide displays as well as mouse-and-keyboard configurations. In other PC gaming news, Sony’s God of War just launched on PC and was the No. 1 best-selling game on Steam last week by dollar sales.
Following its release on PC last week, Monster Hunter Rise has sold over 8 million copies globally. This is an increase from September 2021’s total of 7.5 million. The game has now sold over 8 million copies on Switch and PC combined. According to Capcom, the whole Monster Hunter series has sold more than 78 million copies as of September 30, 2021. Rise is now tied with Resident Evil 6 as the sixth best-selling Capcom game of all time, with 8 million copies sold. Monster Hunter World is Capcom’s best-selling game of all time, with 20 million copies sold.