Anyone down for some huntin' action?

#1 Posted by DoctorDonkey (241 posts) -

As part of my buying spree of games I've missed out on, on account of not having bought a Wii U until just this month, this game has really roped me in. I'm only about 7 hours into the game, and haven't touched on any of the online stuff. Any duders still playing this? The online seems to be the big draw with this game and I'd love to play with some fellow bombers. My Nintendo ID is DoctorDonkey.

#2 Posted by Bedouin (46 posts) -

I've been out of it for a while but I wouldn't mind getting back in. The only thing is I'd be a lot higher level than you, but if you needed someone to show you what the hell is going on I can do that too. This is the kind of game that is at it's best playing online with others. Nintendo ID: Bedouin7

#3 Posted by Chemystery (223 posts) -

This game isn't cross platform is it? I only have the 3DS version.

#4 Posted by l4wd0g (1952 posts) -

@chemystery: it is, but I think you need the Wii U version to play online. I can take my Wii U character and out her on my 3DS to play at a friend's house. I think we even took it online that way. I can't really remember because it was a while ago.

Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate is an amazing game. It's why I own a Wii U.

#5 Posted by DeadpanCakes (892 posts) -

I'll be getting a Wii U sometime this month, and this is the first game I'm gonna buy.

I'll update with my ID, once I actually own one.

#6 Posted by DeadpanCakes (892 posts) -

I know that like, a month has passed, but I finally got my Wii U and copy of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate.

Don't suppose anyone else just starting-ish? I've never played a Monster Hunter game online before (just local multiplayer) and so I wouldn't wanna be grouped with people I'd just end up annoying with my noobiness. ID is DeadpanCakes

#7 Posted by LikeaSsur (1530 posts) -

Duder, I will totally play with you. I'm only HR2 because I've been fatally trying to find people around my rank to play with. Higher leveled people have offered to help me, but I don't like getting run through this game, it kinda defeats the purpose.

Nintendo ID is LikeaSsur. I'll add you and we'll hash out a time to hunt.

#8 Posted by Wampa1 (663 posts) -
Online
#9 Edited by DeadpanCakes (892 posts) -

@wampa1: @likeassur: Oh, sweet, I'm real glad I decided to update. I almost just didn't bother, 'cause I figured most people moved on at this point

#10 Edited by DoctorDonkey (241 posts) -

@likeassur: @deadpancakes : Sent a friend request to both you guys. Took a break since I created this thread but recently got back into it.

#11 Posted by Bollard (5536 posts) -

Jealous of you all being able to play together. Once 4 finally rolls around I hope there will be duders up for a 3DS online hunt, MH just isn't the same alone!

#12 Posted by mr187uk (131 posts) -

Timmii - UK. Wii U or 3DS XL player. HR1 still after 60+ hours.

#13 Edited by SAC (110 posts) -

Hey duders...

I just bought a Wii U along with all six of the other games for it (kidding... Kinda). One of the big reasons for picking up the system was to finally get into Monster Hunter, after hearing about it so much on the 8-4 podcast. I'm just starting out and getting the hang/comprehending this game (I still feel like I am missing some vital information though) but if any of you are in the same boat as me or would want to hunt with a newbie like me (I am a competent player of video games), I'd appreciate it. I really just want to get way into this game and finally experience it! Nnid: SAC-99

#14 Posted by Launch (61 posts) -

Hey duderino's,

I got the game for free with my copy of MK8, so I was wondering if anyone did the same? I'm super new to the game, don't really know that much about whats going on but feel like I'm starting to get the hang of things, and since the game is more fun online, I thought to see if you fine folks were still getting into it as well? I'll get my NNID when I've got the chance in a few hours.

#15 Posted by CaptainSandwich (75 posts) -

@launch:

Anyone whose curious should head here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/343403899087010/

There's a ton of us that help people out with advice for new and veteran hunters. Get on it, man!

Btw, I'm a solo player. I love online, but you generally end up being a more skilled player when you do a lot on your own. People generally tend to get real sloppy and lean on each other maybe a tad too much when playing multi. I'd play online if I could, but I don't have a Wii U. Over 700 hours on 3DS version, and I've probably only played with my friend for about 20 of those. Also, like 2 hours online using his Wii U and the Transfer Program.

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