Nintendo has confirmed that Monster Hunter Tri will be compatible with Wii Speak.

The special Wii Speak bundle is one of three editions of Monster Hunter Tri that will be available when the game launches in April.

You'll also be able to purchase a package containing Wii Speak and the Classic Controller Pro or you could just buy the game on its own.

Wii Speak will be useful in the game's online multiplayer mode as players will be able to share their knowledge of monsters' weaknesses, discuss hunting strategies and cry for help when needed.

As for the Classic Controller, Nintendo has said that the Pro rather than the Wii Remote will offer the ultimate Monster Hunting experience. As ONM revealed, Capcom were actually involved in the design of this controller which features a second row of shoulder buttons.

ONM has also confirmed that