Why It’s So Hard to Get into Games like Monster Hunter

On today’s podcast, we talk about games we’ve tried (and failed) to get into.

Jan 19 2018, 11:28pm

Image courtesy of Capcom

With Monster Hunter: World on the horizon, it seemed like the perfect time to discuss the reasons why some games—or game series—have proven tough for us to wrap our heads around. Sometimes, it’s design. Other times, it’s the community around the game. Austin, Danielle, and myself hopped on microphones to use Monster Hunter as a starting point for this larger question, which dragged in everything from Dark Souls to Darkest Dungeon. (The embargo is up on World next week. Stay tuned for more!).

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