Let's talk about some of the very first thing you will do in Monster Hunter Portable 3rd. Touring Yukomo. Click on the image above to see where the facilities are in the village.
The cat seller will not only let you hire Otomo Airu but also scout for the specific Airu that you wanted. Just tell her the attacking style, preferred targets, character or even the fur color! You can change the default name of Otomo Airu when hiring them. Click on the thumbnails below to see what are the screens for.
Previous updates told us water quality will affect the kind of bonus you will received when hunting. In the even of multiplayer, if all of you go to the same spa, the game will use the best water quality among you.
The old lady of previous games has been replaced by this young man and the game is nice enough to notify you of half-price sales.
Get your Village Quest from this nice lady.
Otomo Weapon Shop
Momiji is the shopkeeper here as Capcom finally reveals some information on how to produce your Otomo Ailu's weapons and armors.
All you need is leftover materials (called 端材 or Hazai, above) from upgrading your hunter's weapon or armor and some money. Hazai can also be obtained by exchanging some of your items with Momiji. Please note that Otomo Airu wears only head and body for armors and they can't be upgraded.
Otomo Airu's weapon and armor don't have as many attributes like hunter's.
Probably the very first place you will visit in the game. Not much changes in the home, but let's check out the minor enhancements.
List Combination is a slightly more convenient way of combining items.
Read magazines with info on the game, change your character's hair style and inner wears here. Pugi's costume can also be changed here.
This is where Otomo Airu's weapons and armors are being kept.
The cute pig is back and your Otomo Airu can play with it too now.
Otomo Airu Actions
Previous reports have mentioned Otomo Airu's characteristics and here are some screens showing their actions based on these characteristics. Angry is shown above, click on the thumbnails below to view the other actions.
The entrance to the famous Training School. Beginner and Team Training are still the two modes here.
The Ad-hoc supported team training has two modes. Training Quest and Challenge Quest. The latter are downloadable quest which will start soon after the game launched.