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Dave Irwin

4 days ago

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Monster Hunter: World Odogaron: how to kill it, what is its weakness

The good news is that the Odogaron - the next monster found in the main campaign of Monster Hunter: World can't fly. The bad news is that its attacks are savage, can inflict an even nastier status condition, and the Rotten Vale isn't exactly the most accommodating arena for your duel. This guide will go over what how to kill it, what its weakness is, and the…

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Monster Hunter: World Zorah Magdaros: how to beat it

Completing the trial of beating both Diablos and Rathalos in Monster Hunter: World, the hunters learn that Zorah Magdaros is journeying to a location where upon arriving it will mean the destruction of the new world. The battle is relatively similar to the first one with Zorah Magdaros in many respects, only the order of events is slightly reversed. This guide will walk you through…

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Monster Hunter: World Rathalos: how to kill it, what is its weakness

In order to take on Zorah Magdaros once more in Monster Hunter: World, you need to defeat two big dragons. The big bad dragon of the Ancient Forest is one of these, which so happens to series staple Rathalos. For newer players, this dragon's set of attacks can be quite daunting to content with, so this guide will go over what how to kill it, what…

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Monster Hunter: World Diablos: how to kill it, what is its weakness

Before taking on Zorah Magdaros for the second time in Monster Hunter: World, you need to prove that you are capable of taking the Elder Dragon on. One of these is the huge hulking horned beast Diablos, who resides in the Wildspire Waste and is by far the most difficult fight you'll face so far. This guide will go over what how to kill it, what…

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Monster Hunter: World Great Girros: how to kill it, what is its weakness

Not to be confused with the first monster you encounter in Monster Hunter: World, the Great Girros is the creature you first come across in the Rotten Vale. It's also a very dangerous foe that can be a pain to deal with thanks to its crippling bite. It also has the home advantage, not to mention some cronies scattered around the entire map. This guide will…

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Monster Hunter: World capturing: how to capture monsters, is capturing better than killing?

Killing a monster is an easy concept, but one of the more intimidating prospects for newer players of Monster Hunter: World is the idea of capturing monsters. Some quests will call for the mandatory safe capture of a monster alive and you will fail if you kill it by mistake. What makes it so daunting is that the game never explains how to go about capturing monsters…

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Monster Hunter: World ecological research: finding a monster’s weakness, how to earn research points quickly

Bringing your strongest weapons and armour and just wailing wildly at the large beasts of Monster Hunter: World isn't always the best option. Some weapons are more effective against your chosen quarry than others, while knowing where exactly to hit them can reap new rewards and even leave the monster to further attacks. This is where ecological research comes into play and while it may be…

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Monster Hunter: World botanical research: what to cultivate and how research points help your stuff grow

Resources can be found throughout the wilderness of Monster Hunter: World, but there are some items you can make more of them back in Astera while you're out on a hunt. It's a convenient way to ensure that you can get plenty more of the most valuable ingredients, such as honey to create a large number better healing items. In this guide, there will be…

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Monster Hunter: World cooking: the best food to eat before a hunt

Some say that key to a hunter's success in Monster Hunter: World is what's in their stomach. The truth is that there are a lot of different factors to succeeding in your hunt, but the one that's most easy to forget is to eat before heading off. You could just go for any old dish and be done with it, but there are better choices to…

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Monster Hunter: World Palicos: how to upgrade them, where to find Grimalkynes

Let's face it, Monster Hunter: World's Palico are adorable little sidekicks. These cats follow you into hunts, all the while desperately trying to keep up as fast as their little legs can carry them. Their use is rather limited initially, but the skills and equipment they can get can make all the difference in battle, especially once they've levelled up enough. They're surprisingly complex to…

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Monster Hunter: World crafting: how to craft items and which items are the best to craft

Are you prepared to venture out on your next hunt? Weapons and armour are definitely vital in bringing down a target in Monster Hunter: World, but you'll also need to use items to heal, improve your maximum stats, or buff yourself. This is especially important as some of the later monsters can deal a hefty amount of damage. Items also play a role in more…

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Monster Hunter: World armour: how to craft them, which are the best for which weapon

Perhaps the most important thing to understand in Monster Hunter: World is that armour comes with its own strengths, weaknesses, and even skills that it grants the wearer. It's all well and good knowing how to pack a punch, but knowing what to wear when going out on a hunt is just as crucial to surviving anything a tough creature can dish out. This guide will…

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Monster Hunter: World weapons: weapon upgrade trees explained, best Monster Hunter World weapons

When beginning your Monster Hunter: World journey, you'll be given the most basic version of each of the fourteen different weapons. They all behave in different ways; some being very slow to wind up to deal blows, while others opt for a more nimble approach. You can generally get a good idea of what they do by experimenting with them in the Training room, found in your…

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Monster Hunter: World guide: monster hunting basics, combat tips, how to set up multiplayer on PC

After what seemed like an eternity, Monster Hunter: World is now available on PC. Console players may have had at most a decade's head start, with new things being introduced steadily. For PC players however, there's a lot of concepts which are overwhelmingly complex, such as being heavily encouraged to upgrade constantly and team up with other players to take down larger monsters. In order to ease…

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5 days ago

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Monster Hunter: World Great Jagras: how to kill it, what is its weakness

The Great Jagras is the first big monster you'll come across when playing Monster Hunter: World. It's by far the simplest one to take down as its attacks are easily telegraphed, but nonetheless there's some things you should probably know about it before fighting it. This guide will go over what its weakness is, how to kill it, and what you can get from it…

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Monster Hunter: World Kulu-Ya-Ku: what is its weakness and how to kill it

Each of the large monsters in Monster Hunter: World come in all sorts of weird shapes and sizes. Few are weirder than this mischievous dodo-like creature known as the Kulu-Ya-Ku. It's a little bit faster than the other big monster you'll have encountered thus far. This guide will detail what its weaknesses is, how to kill it, and what to do when it picks up…

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Monster Hunter: World Pukei-Pukei: what is its weakness and how to kill it

Early on in Monster Hunter: World, you will come across a flying monster that has a few nasty, poisonous surprises. This highly aggressive creature can cause all sorts of problems if you're unprepared for what it can dish out. This guide will therefore go over its weakness, how to kill it, and how not to get poisoned by its toxic attacks.

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Monster Hunter: World Barroth: what is its weakness and how to kill it

So you've made it to the Wildspire Wastes in Monster Hunter: World, and your first mission drastically changes tempo from an escort mission to a hunt of this hard-headed brute of a monster. The Barroth is full of nasty surprises, including a rather unique status condition that it can inflict on you. This guide will go over its weaknesses, how mud can change things up, and…

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Monster Hunter: World Jyuratodus: what is its weakness and how to kill it

All of the large enemies seen thus far in Monster Hunter: World have been land-walking or flying monstrosities. Jyuratodus is your first aquatic monster, though technically it is able to walk on land as well. It is another creature that can use mud to change its weaknesses, so this guide will go over how to kill it and which elements it is weak to.

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Monster Hunter: World Tobi-Kadachi: what is its weakness and how to kill it

Monsters in the beginning of Monster Hunter: World tend to be rather slow moving, but the Tobi-Kadachi is the first agile monster you'll likely come across. It has some rather shocking attacks that can easily rip unprepared hunters to shreds. This guide will go over its weaknesses, how to avoid its various attacks, and ultimately how to kill it.

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