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Monster Hunter 4: Ultimate gets Metroid, Mega Man and Street Fighter costumes

Free May DLC detailed. Dante Palico armour teased for June.

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate gets free DLC every month and publisher Capcom has just detailed its May additions.

Available now, you can embark on 14 new quests and snag such goods as Metroid armour, Mega Man and Street Fighter costumes for your feline companions, and a Taiko Drum-themed Hunting Horn.

Here's the full list of what the May DLC adds:

Hunter equipment:

  • Metroid's Varia Suit
  • Metroid's Zero Suit
  • Metroid's Arm Cannon
  • Taiko Drum Master Hunting Horn
  • USJ's Star Rook armor
  • USJ's Starlight Axe Charge Blade

Palico equipment:

  • Mega Man
  • Blanka
  • Chun-Li
  • USJ's F Star
  • Cha-Cha
  • Kayamba
Devil May Cry armour teased for June.

The full rundown:

  • 14 New quests
  • 5 New weapons
  • 3 Complete armor sets
  • 6 Palico weapons
  • 6 Palico armor sets
  • 1 Bonus Palico: Yellow Pal
  • 3 Guild Card backgrounds
  • 2 Guild Card poses
  • 15 Guild Card titles
  • 1 Poogie outfit: Kitchen Pig
  • New items sold by the Wycoon

Amusingly, Capcom teased its upcoming June DLC with a Devil May Cry Palico costume at the end of the following trailer. Sick!

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To access the new content you need to select "DLC" in the main menu, download it, then head to the Gathering Hall and speak to the Questatrix and the Arena Bambina to embark on Event Quests and Challenge Quests respectively. G-Rank quests and G-Rank Challenge Quests can accessed through the Elder Hall and Assembly.