Capcom’s Monster Hunter series is due Netflix inside a fashion more faithful compared to live-action Monster Hunter we’ve got in 2020. A brand new computer-animated film, Monster Hunter: Legends from the Guild, arrives around the streaming service August. 12, by having an original story but having a familiar face.
Monster Hunter: Legends from the Guild stars Aiden, a hunter who first made an appearance in Capcom’s games in Monster Hunter 4 and it has since been featured in Monster Hunter: World. Also referred to as the Ace Cadet (or “Excitable A-Lister”), Aiden sparks on the journey to protect his village from your Elder Dragon that threatens to eliminate, well, everything. With a few the help of gruff fellow hunter Julius along with a crew of monster-slaying buddies, Aiden goes from would-be monster-killer to completely-fledged hunter. It’s an origin story! It features a sassy Palico! It’s Monster Hunter.
Directed by veteran visual effects producer Steven F. Yamamoto (Transformers, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Monster Hunter: Legends from the Guild stars voice actors Ben Rausch, Erica Lindbeck, and Dante Basco. It runs a brisk 58 minutes, ideal for watching without anyone’s knowledge when you develop a single Monster Hunter fight.