The Monster Hunter Rise Nintendo Switch console is available for preorder at GameStop

Nintendo Switch Monster Hunter Rise
Nintendo Switch Monster Hunter Rise (Image credit: Nintendo)

What you need to know

  • A Monster Hunter Rise-themed Nintendo Switch bundle is available for preorder from GameStop.
  • The bundle includes a digital code for Monster Hunter Rise.
  • The bundle will cost $369.99.

For anyone who was worried about not being able to snag the spiffy Monster Hunter Rise Nintendo Switch console, worry no more! GameStop has recently announced that it will have the Nintendo Switch console available as a bundle for preorder in-store and online. This particular bundle features the Monster Hunter Rise-themed console, Monster Hunter Rise Joy-Con, Monster Hunter Rise Nintendo Switch dock and a digital code that will allow customers to download Monster Hunter Rise and the Deluxe Kit DLC directly from the Nintendo Switch eShop.

This announcement comes a day after the February 2021 Nintendo Direct, where Nintendo featured some new environments and monsters that players will be able to encounter in Monster Hunter Rise when the game releases on March 26.

The bundle will be available for preorder as of this writing, and customers will be able to pick up or receive their purchase on March 26. Customers will not be billed until their order is shipped, and GameStop is offering its customers its signature pre-order low price guarantee.

Monster Hunter Rise has been drumming up a lot of buzz ever since it was announced in a January Nintendo Direct, and is slated to be one of the most popular games of 2021 on Nintendo Switch.

Nadine Dornieden

Nadine is a freelance writer for iMore with a specialty in all things Nintendo, often working on news, guides, reviews, and editorials. She's been a huge Nintendo fan ever since she got to pet her very own Nintendog, and enjoys looking at Nintendo's place in the video game industry. Writing is her passion, but she mostly does it so that she can pay off her ever-growing debt to Tom Nook. Her favorite genres are simulation games, rhythm games, visual novels, and platformers. You can find her at @stopthenadness on Twitter, where she'll more than likely be reposting cute Animal Crossing content.