The Wii U version of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate will add cross-region online play between North American and European servers via a software update in late April, Capcom has announced.
Additionally, the update will allow players to play the game off-screen using the Wii U GamePad.
Capcom will continue supporting Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate in the months following release with additionally free downloadable quests, the first of which will be available at launch.
Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate will launch for Wii U and 3DS in North America on March 19 and in Europe on March 22. A demo is currently available on the eShop.