New TV anime series explores the adventures of people who ride monsters instead of hunting them
The official Japanese broadcast schedule for Monster Hunter Stories: RIDE ON, a TV anime based on the latest entry in Capcom's Monster Hunter video game series, is now available online. Monster Hunter Stories: RIDE ON will broadcast on Fuji TV every Sunday at 8:30 AM beginning on October 02, 2016.
Additional broadcasts for Monster Hunter Stories: RIDE ON will also air on Hokkaido Cultural Broadcasting, Iwate Menkoi Television, Sendai Television, Sakuranbo TV, Nagano Broadcasting Systems, Tokai TV, Kansai TV, Okayama Broadcasting, Television Nishinippon Corporation, Kagoshima TV, and others.
Monster Hunter Stories: RIDE ON is directed by Mitsuru Hongo (World Trigger) and features animation from David Production (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure). The story involves a village where "riders" tame and ride monsters rather than slaying them. Ryuto, a boy from this village, will embark on adventure with his companions that will take them beyond the boundaries of their home.
Monster Hunter Stories: RIDE ON is licensed for distribution in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Ireland by Funimation.
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