Monster Hunter X’s Nintendo Crossover Events are Coming to Japan This Week

Monster Hunter X’s Nintendo Crossover Events are Coming to Japan This Week

The Monster Hunter series is no stranger to crossovers with big Nintendo titles, as Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate featured a great deal of costumes and equipment featuring famous characters. Monster Hunter X, out for the 3DS now in Japan, is continuing the trend with a new wave of  events featuring Star Fox, Metroid, and The Legend of Zelda.

Available at 7-11 stores via their in-store distribution, the quests offer bonus costumes to players who take part. Here are the full details and dates:

Star Fox Collaboration

Begins distribution via 7-Eleven on January 5 at 9:00 a.m. JST and runs through February 9 at 8:59 a.m. JST.

Event Quest: “Star Fox: Snowy Mountain Battle!” Clear this quest and you’ll receive the “Bnyaster” weapon and “Fox Cat Series” armor for your Felyne Palico.

Download Bonuses:

  • “Star Fox” background for your guild card
  • “Arwing,” “Landmaster,” and “Hired Mercenaries” titles
  • “Fox” Felyne Palico with the special “Landmaster Technique” skill

The Legend of Zelda Collaboration

Begins distribution via 7-Eleven on January 5 at 9:00 a.m. JST and runs through February 9 at 8:59 a.m. JST.

Event Quest: “The Legend of Zelda: Power, Wisdom, and Courage”

Download Bonuses:

  • “The Legend of Zelda” background and “Item Get” pose for your guild card
  • “Tri-Force,” “Zelda,” “Heart Container,” “Legend,” and “Rupee” titles
  • “Zelda” Felyne Palico

Metroid Collaboration

Begins distribution via 7-Eleven on January 5 at 9:00 a.m. JST and runs through February 9 at 8:59 a.m. JST.

Event Quest: “Metroid: Special Mission”

Download Bonuses:

  • “Metroid” background and “Beam Shooting” pose for your guild card
  • “Metro,” “Roid,” “Life-Form,” “Powered,” and “Planet” titles
  • “Samus” Felyne Palico

These events are exclusive to Japan at the moment, as Monster Hunter X has not been given a worldwide release date.