28 Sep 2012 - Two Disc Monster Hunter Concert Recording
This year, Capcom has celebrated its highly popular Monster Hunter series with a concert tour. Monster Hunter Orchestra Concert 2012 -Hunting Music Festival- premiered on August 18 in Tokyo. It featured performances of music from across the series — from the original game to the newly released Monster Hunter 3G — by the Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Hirofumi Kurita. The concert featured special performances from traditional Japanese instrumentalists HIDE-HIDE, Capcom's guitar unit BlackLute, and vocalist Ikuko Noguchi. Subsequent performances have been held in Nagoya, Fukuoka, Niigata, Hyogo, and Hiroshima. On December 5, Capcom will release a double disc album recording of the concert under their in-house label Suleputer.