If this price seems expensive, keep in mind that the amount of new content added here is basically equivalent to Monster Hunter World 1.5 upgrade since it is a new location, new monsters, and much more.
The news was released as part of Capcom's latest financial results which saw sales and profits increase in the past year with a record high profit and sixth consecutive year of growth, much of which is attributed to "contributions from the Digital Contents business" - don't forget that Capcom pachislo machines for arcades as well. Each of the 14 weapon types will also get new combos and new elements, offering additional depth to master in combat. Several options are now available for pre-order for new or returning players on console either digitally or at participating retailers, with a special Yukumo Series layered armor set bonus exclusively for these early bird customers.More news: Willian and Loftus-Cheek urge Hazard to stay at Chelsea
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And that's an important of the whole experience, as Monster Hunter World is seen as a top multiplayer experience. It will be also available as a retail and digital release with the full Monster Hunter game for $59.99.
And anyone who does pick up the game this week can be safe in the knowledge that Capcom is still actively supporting Monster Hunter World on all platforms. A free trial is available on PS4 from today through May 20, 2019. Any saved progress transfers over to the main game, so new players are encouraged to start their hunting journey before the expansion's release.
Capcom also confirmed that there will be extra gameplay additions as well.