Those looking forward to adventuring on Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate with friends from across the globe have now had their hopes dashed.
Capcom have confirmed that the game’s servers will be region-locked, meaning that European, North American and Japanese players won’t be able to join each other.
Hope is not lost for this to be corrected however, with the Capcom Unity forums alight with complaints regarding the situation and the publisher willing to listen.
“I’m not thrilled with the servers being split either,” commented Capcom’s associate online and community specialist Yuri Araujo. “I am definitely aware of the demand and feedback, not only in this thread, but also from threads before finding out these bad news; so be sure that I will pass it along. There is no guarantee this will change though.”
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