Capcom & Nintendo have announced plans to release an update for the Wii U version of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate that will enable players in different regions (Europe & North America) to play online together. This update will also enable Off-TV Play for the game which is used to play the game solely on the Wii U GamePad without the need for a TV. Capcom also plans to provide periodic DLC after the game releases on March 19th & 22nd in North America & Europe respectively. They said that there will be a new quest available at release. Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate will be available as a retail purchase and as a digital download title on the Nintendo eShop.