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>Meet Mr. Rathalos and Ms. Rathian – Monsters Hunted

May 26, 2011

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Mr. Rathalos

Coffee Beans:
     I have been playing Monster Hunter Tri more regularly since April(this year).  It is one of the games on my backlogged list, and I am almost finished with the game’s single-player campaign now.
     While I have been slowly monster hunting my way through the single-player campaign, I recently hopped online a few nights and did some monster hunting with fellow monster hunters.
     Below are two monster hunt videos from Monster Hunter Tri.  One video is of a Rathalos hunt, and one is a video of a Rathian hunt.

Meet Mr. Rathalos:

A few spots you may not known, or noticed, what was happening in the Rathalos hunt video above:
     1)  Around the 2:00 mark Mr. Rathalos apparently attempted to dry me off, after my running around in the water…with FIRE!
     2)  At about 2:55 into the video, Mr. Rathalos loses his tail
     3)  Around the 4:00 mark, Mr. Rathalos gets taken out of the air with a flash bomb
     4)  About 6:00 into the video Mr. Rathalos swoops out of the air and pins fellow monster hunter Maxi to the ground, apparently wanting to devour him slowly instead of with one bite…so, I quickly switched to a dung bomb(yes, a dung bomb) and hit Mr. Rathalos with it, allowing Maxi to escape
     5)  Around the 7:35 mark, our hunt with Mr. Rathalos comes to a shocking end, when he is ensnared in a shock trap and quickly hit with tranquilizers putting him to sleep.

Meet Ms. Rathian:

Ms. Rathian

A few spots you may not have known, or noticed, what was happening in the Rathian hunt video above:
     1)  Around the 3:00 mark, Ms. Rathian loses her tail

     2)  Around the 4:30 mark, I get a warm welcome from Ms. Rathian
     3)  Around the 11:20 mark, you can see a replay with slow motion of the warm welcome I received from Ms. Rathian.

Filtered Thoughts:
     I still remember seeing a Rathian for the first time in the Monster Hunter 3 demo, and thinking “There’s no way I will beat that thing!”  Instead of thinking that about the Rathian now, I think that about other monsters in the game when I’m hunting them by myself sometimes; Rathalos being one of those now.
     In the Rathalos video above, I was playing with other monster hunters from NinTemple.com and NintendoWorldReport.com.  In the Rathian video, I was playing with one of the guys from WhoBurnedMyToast.Blogspot.com.
     While these two videos above were of me hunting a male and female from one monster species in the game, I have been hunting a pretty wide variety of monsters, both online and in the single-player campaign.
     If any of you have any questions about anything that was happening in the videos above, feel free to leave it in the comments section below.
     Also, feel free to add my Monster Hunter Tri friend code to your list, if you are still playing the game online any.  My MHT friend code is:  KKJ9F2, and my in-game name you can look up is Coffee.

Questions:
     Have any of you been playing Monster Hunter Tri lately?  If so, is there one particular monster you have been hunting more of recently, than others?


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Monster Hunter Tri: Rathian Burning Up My Time!

July 8, 2010

Quick Brew Info:
It has been 2-weeks since we last looked at data for Monster Hunter Tri.  This week along with the data, I am including video footage from a Rathian hunt, that I hunted with the guys from WhoBurnedMyToast.Blogspot.com.

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Approx. Number of Players Reporting Data:
Monster Hunter Tri has 27,137 players reporting their play-time data.

Player Increase Since Last Report:
Monster Hunter 3 has increased by 3,877 more players reporting play-time data, since the data was reported 2-weeks ago.

“Total” Game-Play Hours Reported/Increased:
Monster Hunter Tri has 1,591,084 Total Hours reported, an increase of 361,875 hours since 2-weeks ago.

Amazon.com Sale Rank & Advertised Price:
Monster Hunter 3’s Amazon.com sale rank is #313 and the current selling price is $49.95.

Thoughts:
I am still enjoying Monster Hunter Tri/3 a lot, and I think the play-time data is very impressive for the game.  As I stated in the “Quick Brew Info”, I am including a video from a Rathian hunt that I did two nights ago with the guys from WhoBurnedMyToast.Blogspot.com.

I remember playing the Monster Hunter 3 demo, and when fighting the Qurupeco, it called in a Rathian.  When I saw the Rathian, I thought, “What in the world is that thing!”
Since purchasing Monster Hunter Tri/3 back in April, I have burned up several hours of game-play on Rathian hunts.

Here’s the video from the other night:

My online Monster Hunter name/code is Coffee/KKJ9F2.  If you have Monster Hunter Tri/3, and play online, feel free to look for me.  If you play often, send an email to CoffeewithGames@gmail.com when you sign into the game; and if I’m available, I will hop into the game so we can exchange codes and get added to each other’s list.

Questions:
If you play Monster Hunter Tri, what hunter rank are you; and approximately how many hours have you played the game?

I am HR15 now, and I have played about 55 hours.

If you are interested in Monster Hunter Tri/3 for the Nintendo Wii, and would like join in the monster hunting, you can see prices for the game listed on Amazon.com below:

Monster Hunter Tri: Rathian Burning Up My Time!

July 8, 2010

Quick Brew Info:
It has been 2-weeks since we last looked at data for Monster Hunter Tri.  This week along with the data, I am including video footage from a Rathian hunt, that I hunted with the guys from WhoBurnedMyToast.Blogspot.com.

(click to enlarge)

Approx. Number of Players Reporting Data:
Monster Hunter Tri has 27,137 players reporting their play-time data.

Player Increase Since Last Report:
Monster Hunter 3 has increased by 3,877 more players reporting play-time data, since the data was reported 2-weeks ago.

“Total” Game-Play Hours Reported/Increased:
Monster Hunter Tri has 1,591,084 Total Hours reported, an increase of 361,875 hours since 2-weeks ago.

Amazon.com Sale Rank & Advertised Price:
Monster Hunter 3’s Amazon.com sale rank is #313 and the current selling price is $49.95.

Thoughts:
I am still enjoying Monster Hunter Tri/3 a lot, and I think the play-time data is very impressive for the game.  As I stated in the “Quick Brew Info”, I am including a video from a Rathian hunt that I did two nights ago with the guys from WhoBurnedMyToast.Blogspot.com.

I remember playing the Monster Hunter 3 demo, and when fighting the Qurupeco, it called in a Rathian.  When I saw the Rathian, I thought, “What in the world is that thing!”
Since purchasing Monster Hunter Tri/3 back in April, I have burned up several hours of game-play on Rathian hunts.

Here’s the video from the other night:

My online Monster Hunter name/code is Coffee/KKJ9F2.  If you have Monster Hunter Tri/3, and play online, feel free to look for me.  If you play often, send an email to CoffeewithGames@gmail.com when you sign into the game; and if I’m available, I will hop into the game so we can exchange codes and get added to each other’s list.

Questions:
If you play Monster Hunter Tri, what hunter rank are you; and approximately how many hours have you played the game?

I am HR15 now, and I have played about 55 hours.

If you are interested in Monster Hunter Tri/3 for the Nintendo Wii, and would like join in the monster hunting, you can see prices for the game listed on Amazon.com below: