MONSTER HUNTER 4 ULTIMATE
Developer Capcom Publisher Nintendo Format 3DS
It will, in all likelihood, be eclipsed by its successor, but for now this is the Monster Hunter series’ peak. That loop of killing, carving and crafting is dangerously alluring, its combat accessible yet fearsomely deep. But don’t ignore the sense of adventure, humour and spirit of generosity that are equally key to its appeal.