The switch axe can also be equipped with different phials at give the sword form special properties, like elemental damage. Edit: This was originally described as being themed as one of the simpler designs. As always, this leads to intense fan debate - just what is the best weapon, and what does a weapon tier list look like for the game? Pressing Circle or B plants a mine that can be triggered multiple times by player or enemy attacks. Charge Blade The charge blade is a top pick among veterans of the series, and hands-down the most complex melee weapon in the game. ! Dragon attack +5: Preview all 3 of Gloves, legs and Boots.
Also, hang on a minute. It differs from sleep in that they remain stunned for a set duration even if you attack. It gives you the ability to deliver a ton of damage while retaining fast movement and defensive options all at the cost of strict combo timings, a complex phial-management system and the risk of overcharging your phials to get a lengthy cool-down penalty. If you've gotten bored with a weapon, which one should you consider switching to? The charge blade is a potent weapon. The Relic Weapons will have random Elements and stats, and will have Rarity 6 to 8.
Fire attack +5: Lavasioth a Helm, Chest and Boots. Well, you've read the tier list and weapon ranking, but now it's time to consider which weapon is actually best for you. I enjoyed the Water one a lot before and this one seems a bit better, but for Ice. Thunder attack +1: Preview Kirin a Chest. In order to get the weapon that you want, you will have to go for the Siege multiple times.
If anyone has other weapons to contribute that would be awesome! Again, this is different from sleep in some subtle ways. Hit Tzitzi-Ya-Ku, Odogaron, Diablos or Teostra with the cold stuff to speed up their demise. You might get a better damage output, and faster weapons will be applying status ailments faster than they can, too. Feel free to contribute and discuss any of the weapons I have decided to pick here, these are simply based on what I have seen used the most, and what I feel are currently top picks. On an unrelated note, do you know those ailment throwing knives you sometimes get in quests in low rank, and in the arena? Light Bowgun The light bowgun is a good choice if you're looking for something very different, or if the melee combat in Monster Hunter: World just isn't clicking with you.
Monster Example It is best to collect his tracks and capture him but slaying him is fine too. The information is collected from the Monster Hunter: World community websites around the world, so the list is not 100% complete yet. There are 14 types of weapon in the game total, and while you'll encounter different versions of each weapon type with various stats and elemental affinities their core features, combos and controls will be shared with other weapons of the same type. I'm looking at the image, and something is clearly slipping by me. And for shorter fights, as you mentioned, just use Affinity booster! With that said, here are our thoughts. Below, we're going to explain every class in a nice simple, easy-to-digest way - so keep reading. Monster, head to any area.
Just found a weapon that's significantly better than the normal variant. Water attack +3: Preview both Jyura a Chest and Hands. How do you know which is right for you? Ice Element Ice is a less common element than you'd think, and actually only serves as a key weakness for a handful of monsters out in the New World. Monster Hunter World Weapon Categories There are fourteen different weapons at the Hunter's disposal, each with their own unique characteristics and attacks. Sword attacks drain this switch meter, so you'll have to move back to the axe form eventually. If you have any information on the new weapons you would like to add, please leave them in the comment section below this post and we will update our list.
Left me at 90% affinity without a bow augment. The number of weapons decrease as the Rarity goes up, meaning that the weapons with a higher Rarity will be harder to get, and most of the viable weapons have high Rarity. You might want to switch between some of the 14 classes of weapon depending on not just your personal preference but the nature of the monster you're currently hunting or your team make-up when heading into a co-op online hunt - and online co-op is vital for later quests. In your room in Astera you'll be able to access the weapon training room by speaking to your housekeeper Palico - give each weapon a try and see what feels right. Along with the set bonuses of critical element and stamina max up. Our is relevant to the above. Last updated on October 21st, 2018 The wait is over fellow hunters! Dragon attack +1: Preview Deaths Stench a Gloves.
Keep in mind that your choice of weapon in Monster Hunter World will impact a lot. Just insane, and it was not a hidden element. The basic attack combos pressing either of the attack buttons three times in a row have speedy animations that make it easy to hit your target while giving you ample time to guard against or dodge an incoming attack. The reason is simple - while Stun is indeed treated as a status ailment, normally only blunt weapons such as Hammers or Hunting Horns deal Stun. The coatings you can use depends on your bow. The normal variant has one level 1 gem slot.