Capcom announced the release of the heaper version Monster Hunter Stories Nintendo 3DS game in Japan. The game going to release with the Ver.1.2 update on July 27, 2017 for 3990 Yen + tax. It will be cheaper with 2000 Yen since the game released for 5800 Yen + tax (package) and 5546 Yen + tax (DL) in 2016 October.
If you wanted the game since 2016 October but the price was the problem now you can get it with a better price tag.