Can You Preload Monster Hunter Rise?

Can You Preload Monster Hunter Rise?
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Written by 

Ben Williams


18th Jan 2023 17:14

After a year on PC and almost two years as a Nintendo Switch console exclusive, Monster Hunter Rise is finally coming to PS4, PS5, and Xbox consoles. Building up to the release of the new Monster Hunter Rise ports on Friday, 20 January 2023, more players are wondering whether they can pre-install the game so they can play as soon as possible at launch. Let's get into our Monster Hunter Rise preload guide.

Can You Preload Monster Hunter Rise?

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Yes, you can preload Monster Hunter Rise before its 20 January release on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S. From Wednesday, 18 January 2023, Monster Hunter Rise is available to preload after you digitally pre-order it on PlayStation or Xbox.

Monster Hunter Rise is also coming to Xbox Game Pass as a Day One release. So, subscribers can pre-install the game right now at no extra cost.

In terms of download size on PS4, PS5, and Xbox, Monster Hunter Rise's file size is 27.210GB, 26.655GB, and 27GB respectively. None being too large a file size, you should be able to have your Monster Hunter Rise preload easily completed before its release time at 12AM GMT on 20 January.

That's all you need to know about the Monster Hunter Rise preload for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S. Whilst you're here, take a look at the other Game Pass releases during January 2023. Better yet, why not take a peek at the Game Pass releases for February 2023 as well?

For even more Monster Hunter Rise guides, you can be sure to find them right here at GGRecon.

Ben is a Senior Guides Writer at GGRecon. Alongside his BA (Hons) in Business Management is a wealth of gaming and entertainment writing experience, having previously occupied roles as a Copywriter in e-commerce at Overclockers and Guides & SEO Writer at GameByte and FragHero. When not whipping up guides and reviews, Ben’ll be off playing the latest Pokemon games, Overwatch 2, Spider-Man, The Witcher, and Final Fantasy - all before reading manga and listening to Ice Nine Kills.

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