CAPCOM announced on May 10, 2018 that Monster Hunter XX will head for North America and Europe under the title Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch. The game will launch on August 28, 2018. Players will have the option to transfer their save data from Monster Hunter Generations on the Nintendo 3DS.
CAPCOM launched Monster Hunter X on the Nintendo 3DS in Japan in November 2015, followed by Monster Hunter XX in March 2017. Monster Hunter XX Nintendo Switch release in Japan landed on August 25, 2017. Nintendo released Monster Hunter X under the title Monster Hunter Generations in the West in July 2016 for the 3DS. CAPCOM didn’t announce a Western release for the 3DS version of Monster Hunter XX.