Monster Hunter Rise Newcomer's Guide for Rookie Hunters Monster Hunter Rise Newcomer's Guide for Rookie Hunters

What kind of game is "Monster Hunter Rise"?

A hunting action game set in a world where giant Monsters roam the earth.
As the hunter, you hunt these monsters and collect materials to craft and upgrade your armor and weapons with the goal of becoming a skilled hunter.

Basic Game Flow

  • Take on Quests from your fellow villagers.

    As a hunter, you will be asked to go on different Quests from your fellow villagers.
    Before setting out, don't forget to check that your armor, weapons, and items are in order!

  • Explore the locale and hunt monsters.

    Locate the target monster in the locale, and hunt it down!
    You trusty hunting Buddies will support you along the way!

  • Take your hunting gear to the next level!

    Bring the materials collected from your hunts and expeditions to
    the Smithy in order to craft and/or upgrade your armor and weapons!

Free Support Armor for beginners!
Get through the early-game quests fast!

We are now providing a set of "Defender" weapons (for all 14 weapon types) and the "Black Belt" armor set for players
who are going to start playing or have just started playing "Monster Hunter Rise."
Get through the early-game quests and reach high rank in no time!

Support Armor Trailer

  • "Black Belt" armor set
  • "Defender" weapon set
    (includes all 14 types)

Learn more about the daily life of a Hunter!

Master Utsushi, your mentor in Kamura Village,
will walk you through a typical day in the life of a Hunter!

Master Utsushi's Hints for Hunters

Learn the basic controls!

For those new to the "Monster Hunter" series games,
check out this walkthrough for the most basic action controls!

Beginner's Guide to Monster Hunter Rise
- Basic Actions

Learn the basic flow of a hunt through
this helpful video!

It's time to get out there and hunt!
Check out this quick walkthrough of a typical hunting Quest.

Hunting 101

Once you've gotten used to the controls,
it's time to utilize the Wirebug!

The Wirebug lets you freely traverse locales and lets you perform powerful and dynamic weapon attacks!
Master Wirebug mobility with this handy guide!

Hunting 101 – Wirebug

Discover the perfect weapon for yourself!

For those wondering what weapons to try out first,
here's the top five most played weapons for your reference!
(Data collected from the month of April 2021)

If you just can't decide, let this quiz do the work for you!

In the game, you will be able to test out all weapon actions
at the Training Area facilities.

Village Facilities Introduction: the Training Area

Don't miss these videos
introducing all 14 different weapon types!

A Hunter's life awaits you
at Kamura Village!