Ever since its release on console back in January of this year, Monster Hunter: World fans have been waiting to find out when the beloved and critically acclaimed title will make its way to the PC. Now, Monster Hunter fans have a lot more to look forward to, as Monster Hunter: World is finally making its way to PC, and players have a release date to look forward to.

Originally slated to release on the PC in Fall of this year, Monster Hunter fans woke up to a nice surprise this morning as Capcom announced that the hit game would make its way onto PC on August 9 of this year. That’s less than a month away at this point, which means that Monster Hunter fans should start gearing up and preparing themselves for the long road of hunting ahead.

Right now, we know that Monster Hunter: World will be comparable to console gameplay on the PC, though this could improve with future updates. This is, after all, the first Monster Hunter game that has been brought over to the PC by the Monster Hunter team, so they will be working to do their best and ensure that the game has a smooth and well-oiled launch on the PC next month.

If you’re planning on playing through Monster Hunter: World on PC, then make sure you check out the Monster Hunter: World PC requirements to see where your rig stacks up against the specifications that Capcom says you need to play without any kind of issues. You can also check out our extensive collection of Monster Hunter: World guides, which will give you all of the details that you need to complete all of the challenges, quests, and get your hands on all of the weapons and gear that you need to keep an eye out for.

We’ll be sure to keep you up to date with the latest Monster Hunter: World PC news, so make sure you check back often to see if there are any changes to the release date, as well as learn anymore details about the content that’s included with the PC version. Fans will be able to purchase Monster Hunter: World on the PC using Valve’s Steam platform, and the game will run effortlessly through Steam to ensure you have access to all of your friends and allies as you take on some of the most powerful creatures ever imaginable.