Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak is a complete success

Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak is a complete success

If there were doubts about Monster Hunter Rise being a massive hit despite its differences with Monster Hunter World, they were dismissed after the game's release on PC. Even though it was originally created to take advantage of the functionalities of Nintendo's hybrid console, the game's port to PC was received with joy by the fans of the series. Features like wyvern riding have found a spot in the heart of the fans and have contributed to making Monster Hunter Rise quite popular. It's no surprise then that the first expansion for the game is also a big hit.

Impressive sales

Nintendo has confirmed that Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak has sold over two million copies, which means that about 20% of the players that own the game have already bought the DLC.


"The massive premium expansion for Monster Hunter Rise (Rise, below) for Nintendo Switch and PC (Steam), has shipped 2 million units worldwide."

"Further, March 2021 release Rise has also surpassed 10 million units shipped globally, which was achieved through a variety of measures including ongoing free updates and the launch of a PC version, as well as with the release of a set that includes Sunbreak."


Those numbers demonstrate that Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak is a great expansion whose success not only has to do with the huge popularity of the base game, but it's also built on the addition of new weapon abilities, an exciting new storyline, and plenty of new monsters to hunt, which take Monster Hunter Rise gameplay to a new level of depth.

If you are yet to discover Monster Hunter Rise, or you want to find the best prices to buy Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak cheap, feel free to use our comparator anytime. Nintendo has confirmed that it will continue to add free additional content for the game in the future, so you are guaranteed to have fun for a while.

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