Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, the Western version of Japanese release Monster Hunter 4G, will be released for 3DS in early 2015, Capcom has announced.

The game's announcement was accompanied by a special message from Monster Hunter series Producer Ryozo Tsujimoto.

The game will feature the return of older monsters plus a host of new threats in what are promised to be more fluid and dynamic hunts.

Monster Hunter 4G launches in Japan this autumn.

Source: Capcom-Unity