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Check this Demo Guide for Monster Hunter Rise Sunbreak. Learn about the release dates on Steam & Switch, returning monsters, PC requirements, solo and multiplayer/coop mode & more!

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Sunbreak Demo Is Now Available

Now Playable On Switch And Steam!

The demo version is now available and can be played on both Switch and Steam now. Cross-play is not possible, but unlike the previous demo, the game can be played an unlimited number of times. Download and play it on your favorite console!

How To Download The Trial Version Of Sunbreak

Switch Version Download Procedure

1: Select "Nintendo eShop" on the home screen
2: Select "Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak" from the options
3: Select "Download Trial " on the right side of the screen
4: Once downloaded, its ready to play!
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Download Size Is About 3.2GB

The Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak Demo trial version is about 3.2GB in Switch. Reserve at least 4GB of free space. You may check if your device if it has enough space by using the Switch menu options and the Data Management tab.

Steam (PC) Version Download Procedure

1: Select "Play Trial Version" on the official Steam version website
2: Download the Sunbreak trial version from the STEAM store
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Download Size Is About 7 GB

The capacity of the PC trial version is about 7 GB. Note that it is much more than the Switch version.

Monsters You Can Battle In The Sunbreak Demo

Malzeno Trial Quest

Difficulty: Advanced
[Defeat Monster]
[Other Large Monster] Tetranadon
Lava Caverns

Must Clear Intermediate And Above To Be Able To Challenge Malzeno

Malzeno is an advanced-level quest that requires you to defeat Tetranadon or Astalos first before you can proceed with this Advanced Challenge.

Malzeno TA Ranking

*Only those currently confirmed are listed.

Astalos Trial Quest

Difficulty: Expert
[Defeat Monster]
[Other Large Monster]

Tetranadon Trial Quest

Difficulty: Intermediate
[Defeat Monster]
[Other Large Monster]
Great Izuchi
Shrine Ruins

Great Izuchi Trial Quest

Difficulty: Beginner
[Defeat Monster]
Great Izuchi
[Other Large Monster]
Apex Arzuros
Shrine Ruins

Summary Of What You Can Do With Sunbreak Demo

Up To 7 Quests Can Be Experienced

Quest DifficultyMonster
Beginner Great Izuchi
Training QuestBasic Training Quest
Wyvern Riding
Switch Skill Swap

The trial version has 4 Trial Quests and 3 Training Quests to learn the basics of hunting and new actions. This trial version has no limit on the number of times you can play the quest, so you can play as many times as you like until you are satisfied.

Malzeno Is Available For Intermediate Or Advanced Players

The Malzeno Trial Quest is a high-difficulty quest designed just for the trial version, and it will not be unlocked unless you complete the intermediate or advanced quests first.

Experience The Returning Jungle Locale

In the Astalos Trial Quest, you can experience the Jungle of the returning locale map introduced in the second generation of the Monster Hunter series is back in Sunbreak. It's a nostalgic area that both veteran hunters and new players are sure to enjoy.

Experience New Actions For All Weapon Types

In the demo version, you can experience using all 14 weapon types. In the article of each weapon type, the operation method in this work is posted, so please refer to it. However, some replacement techniques cannot be used in the trial version.

Best Weapon Types Tier List

New Action: Switch Skill Swap

Switch Skill Swap, a new mechanic, will also be added in Sunbreak and will also be available in the demo. With this new feature, hunters can easily swap between two Switch Skill and Silkbind Attack loadouts during the hunt. For example, with a Greatsword, it is possible to achieve both a "flying kick" and a Surge Slash Combo.

Experience New Palico Actions

You can try out the new Palico actions that are also available in the Demo version. It is advised that you try out these new actions and, while you're doing it, consider carefully choosing which skills to use in the full edition.

Palico - Best Support Type & Skills Guide

Online Multiplayer Available

The demo version can be played solo or in multiplayer online. However, co-op mode may not be available yet on the PC. Please note that in the case of the Switch version, you must subscribe to Nintendo Switch Online in order to be able to use the multiplayer feature.

See The Multiplayer & Co-op Guide

Transfer And Bonus Rewards

Player Bonus Rewards Are Item Packs

If you have data from playing the trial version, you will receive item packs that will definitely be helpful when you begin the full version of Sunbreak. If you're thinking about buying the complete edition, try out the demo first.

Saved Data Cannot Be Transferred

It was revealed on the official website's notes that save data cannot be transferred. Remember that you can only get bonus rewards from playing the Demo.

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