This looks like my entry point! 10? I suck at DP, always seem to start it up to late, and ending up getting hit because i am locked in an animation. I can solo him tempered ~50% of the time, and the rest I get caught out by something stupid. Use arc shot a lot to keep him stunlocked and you should be ok. Don't forget the dash juice. Tweet; Share; Related Featured Articles. Thx in advanced and cheers for luna dropping in PC mhw along with AT luna in a few days. Even 20 isn't that many compared to the other shots you're getting in. Use any bow and maximized the slugger skill. So if you have any suggestion that does more regular and power shoot dmg instead of just a high DP dmg, it would be awesome. Rath also has a slot, meaning you can drop in a blaze jewel for an extra 30 fire damage (so it's 300 fire damage). Bow Meta Builds. MHW Iceborne Best Bow Builds [Top 7] The almighty sleek and sexy yet powerful and diverse Bow is really something to behold in Monster Hunter World Iceborne. In Monster Hunter World, the Bow is a mid-ranged weapon that can deal high continuous damage with its shots. For the most part, I run these with fitness charm, impact cloak or affinity booster and vitality cloak for backup. Don't care about Empress bonus but other than empress B there's only a few double 2 slot equipments. Don't be an idiot and spend your Xeno gem on a geomancers. Well, there you have it! This is also my first monster hunter, so take that as you will, but I'm able to comfortably solo most tempered elder dragons. Save your life and allow for more shots per Stam bar. It takes ~5 seconds to charge up, during which time you could have gotten off a couple of spread shots and and arc shot, doing far, far more damage, as well as adding a stun/stagger/breaks. This gives Heath 3/Constitution 3 (if you swap the health charm for fitness), Weakness Exploit 3, Effluvia Resistance 3, Fire attack 2, Stamina Surge 2, Effluvial Expert, Normal Shots, Power Shots, Critical Eye 1, Divine Blessing 1, Bow Charge Plus. Unbound-King 2 years … What are you giving up for the 2 peice rath set bonus? Need 1 more KO, not too hopeful to get mighty bow but it's not THAT critical for solo play stun locking monsters. This is why you have approximately 46 bajillion equipment slots, and can name them. I think I a lot of people do this, and if it works for you, that's awesome. The bottom line is, if you really want to min-max, you'll want a few different setups. The typical bow provides both the arc and power shots. Flying Kadachi Strikebow (Bolt), Dragonking Eyepatch (Wind Resist), Nergi Mail B (Wind Resist, Bolt), Kaiser Bs (spread), Nergi Coil B (Mighty Bow), Kush Crus (Forceshot), Health Charm (he hits like a truck even with ~500 armour). Surprisingly powerful and extremely fun to play. Did 5 on each bow, and forced my son :) to do 3 on both bows. Health Boost 3, Weakness Exploit 3, Windproof 2 (or 4 if you switched for Rath Soul Coil), Attack 2, Thunder Attack 2, Stamina Surge 2, Evade Extender 2, Normal Shots, Spread Shots, Bow Charge Plus. There's no reason never to use Demondrug and Armorskin. With the fire setup and rath III, using only close range coating and no other damage boosts, I get crits for around 44 damage. I personally favour the orchestra palico if I'm solo/duo, because mostly the stamina buff saves my dash juices. The only bow I haven't built is the one that requires Arena tokens, because fuck the Arena. If you use coatings, this may be less relevant. Now, i've runned some testing on the Rath Vs Anja bows. Bow change? I'm also curious what sort of damage people are putting out on their bows, so please feel free to leave comments. This, more than any other tempered elder, requires stamina management to ensure you can always dodge. There are a lot of fantastic choices for starting weapons in Monster Hunter: World, but for those looking for the easiest when it comes to ranged options there is nothing simpler than the good ol’ Bow.In fact, this weapon is one of the highest-tiered thanks to its incredible clear rate in solo mode and lots of room for different builds which work differently for various monsters. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 26087 on r2-app-0caf2d06d5d22c743 at 2021-01-12 03:18:54.912766+00:00 running 0131643 country code: US. I believe people are sleeping on earplugs +5 using the bazel helm and girdle (+1 earplugs deco). I'm greedy by wanting both stamina thief and KO. edit: Some excellent notes in the comments on coatings (and one in particular for Hazak which makes me laugh and I can't wait to try). I can solo him in under 8 minutes, no carts pretty easily. The weapons that best use draw builds – Greatsword, Hammer, and Bow – have minimal or no need to worry about sharpness loss. But, you might be right. All LFG posts should be posted on /r/MonsterHunterClan, our partner subreddit, unless there is an event megathread that explicitly states that LFG is allowed inside that thread. Everyone knows the best materials come straight from the source. Have you done any damage testing against 3-star weak monsters? Continued violations after a temporary ban will result in a permanent ban. Do not repost content that already exists on /r/MonsterHunterWorld. Submissions that violate this rule will be removed. Questions and context: This is the best armor I can think of. I am trying to find a video to understand this more. I would recommend using any 1-faint investigations to just farm tracks with the ghillie mantle. Do you have any suggestions on a good raw bow setup? But it's got blast without the need for Free Elem, which is really interesting. Health Boost x 3, Fire Res x 3, Weakness Exploit x 3, Stamina Surge x 3, Attack Boost 2, Evade Extender 2, Normal Shots, Bow Charge Plus. The builds in this guide focus on the uniqueness and potential of the Heavy Bowgun that maximizes those features to the best of what they can do or how to make them better. Just depends on what kind of job you are looking to do. , is a Status Effect in Monster Hunter World (MHW) . However, having the right bow build is important and here is our best bow build in MHW. 3. In rotten vale, encourage him to stand under the boulders in the area with the blue pools. If you're happy just heading out into the field with friends to shoot at things, your setup is fine. Mostly, I just go the default dragon build, because that's my highest damage output. which means less downtime for potions when I've been stupid. Light Bowgun - Best Loadout Build & Skill Guide. Much like Forceshot, this will add ~3% of damage to each arrow. I hate this guy. Effluvial Expert 3 in particular means Hazak becomes a bit of a joke. 3 times? Who would win? you can pull him to the right of the pool as he comes into the bigger chamber, where there are some things like that look like teeth in a big jaw hanging from the ceiling, which will provide up to 900 damage each and 2 free stuns. So there is all kinds of ways you can play bow against the dragons and honestly they are all probably all effective. Things get a bit different here. This is the best armor I can think of. Because I'm still waiting on crucial decorations that will increase my overall DPS, in the mean time I'm using the coating gems. Need 1 more KO, not too hopeful to get mighty bow but it's not THAT critical for solo play stun locking monsters. It's what I use. Augmenting for affinity is required to negate the low affinity rate of the weapon. Posted by 2 years ago. Self-Promotion that is thoughtful and well received, may be posted, as long as it is not excessive. I’m afraid I’m not bow savvy enough to offer advice, but can I ask what tool you’re using to generate sets? That means every bow I use has access to Sleep and Blast, in addition to most of my bows having power coats. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. We are very sorry. /u/Killerclown_swe provdes the following below in the comments. MHW Iceborne Best Bow Builds [Top 7] The almighty sleek and sexy yet powerful and diverse Bow is really something to behold in Monster Hunter World Iceborne. Rendered by PID 26087 on r2-app-0caf2d06d5d22c743 at 2021-01-12 03:18:54.912766+00:00 running 0131643 country code: US. There are also bows like the Uragan bow that have bonuses to sleep where you can barrel bomb them more often. 736 votes, 247 comments. Has Unlimited Ammo For Attacks. Here's a powerful Blast Bow build for Mid to End game. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Builds … Combining these KOs with bow status coating + monster knock downs (you are guaranteed to break their face and get one with this method) they basically die in less than 3 minutes easily and don't get to fight back much. This page is a collection of armor sets including decorations for Charge Blade in MHW Iceborne. Last Updated: 2020/8/24 23:10. In order for us to make the best articles possible, share your corrections, opinions, and thoughts about "Best Builds for Light Bowgun (Iceborne 2020 - Meta Endgame Build)" with us! New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the MonsterHunterWorld community, Continue browsing in r/MonsterHunterWorld. For the most part, these builds come in around ~450 armour before canteen/armorskin boosts, so very little is going to be able to one-shot you, but do consider the health charm for most tempered elder dragons, especially with one or two faints. Vet hunter, new noob in mhw. submitted 2 years ago by Sword & ShieldxxAnamnesis, [–]puttsmcgee 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago* (1 child). If you're comfortable dodging his bullshit, feel free to switch things around to the basic ice setup for more DPS. I dont get all of these numbers. The only place this won't be true is possibly Xeno, who has 2* for all elemental weaknesses. © 2021 reddit inc. All rights reserved. The best part is that you can try this on the PC version and Playstation 4 as the game is typically for the most part. No shame. Archer's Dance III Atk:204(225) Aff: 20% Blast:270(330) Easy mats to get from easy and fast to kill monsters. I've definitely been thinking about this, especially for non-elders where the threat is much lower. 5.This is list of top Bow: Anjanath Bow (Fire Element), Legiana Bow (Ice Element), KT Water (Water element), KT Thunder (Thunder Element), KT Queen or DragonBone (Dragon Element), KT Blast (Ailments), Cera and Jho (Raw) PSN: raulshcalke07. No posting of pornographic material. With even one other player, drop the stun resists for full DPS/destroyer/stun and just go to town. Content of this nature will be removed by the moderators. You can pretty much just stand in his face and mash power shot/arc shot and laugh as he goes down. I hate it. [–]Sword & ShieldxxAnamnesis[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). I definitely haven't tinkered at all with status effect beyond blast, and you guys are giving me lots of great advice on this, so thank you! Doing so drastically reduces clutter on the subreddit's feed. But exploiting pure elemental weakness damage should be quite powerful too. Using the thunder setup (picked at random from the selection above) I get exactly the same. Their strengths and efficacies vary greatly in reliability depending on the coating. It's totally not worth. With the Anja Arch, it's 49. Partly because the Anjanaths gave me the hardest time for so long and I found it easier to farm rathalos parts instead of anjanath fangs. Welcome to our guide on the Mathematically Best Bow Builds in MHW! User Info: Unbound-King. You're probably not going to be fighting, so if you want to take a bow specifically to slot in marathon runner, that's not a bad idea. Eh. Useful! Timed, the Rathslinger still takes him down a little quicker, but it's a matter of seconds. No need to gimp your damage and take slugger for it. Live streams are not allowed without the express permission of the moderation team via modmail (Clips of YOUR content are OK). “Toxicity” Will NOT Be Tolerated! Looking at this now, it looks like I might be better served adding another trueshot in place of expert, especially because stuff that's weak to blast also tends to be really easy to line up for DPs, but flavour to taste. I'd love to hear thoughts if you've built around it successfully, though! May be worth trying out if you have not. It's likely it may have been asked before. You're probably right, and I'll test it against the Hazak later. MHW ICEBORNE| Best Meta Bow Builds + Comparison (Both CC and Blast) The Most Blasts Possible - Ultimate Blast Bow Build - Monster Hunter World Iceborne! Some people are much better at evading and you could totally forgo the Kush Crus for attack boost or more constitution or whatever. I can solo this guy ~90% of the time. Think about it - how often do you connect a perfect DP shot in an average fight? This gives constitution 3, Weakness Exploit 3, Stamina Surge 3, Attack Boost 2, Evade Extender 2, Normal Shots, Spread/Power Shots, Partbreaker or Stun bonus, Bow Charge Plus. Sometimes you'll get caught by a stun, and then he'll eat your face. Water Shot III - this comes with a level 3 slot, so you can add another KO, a destroyer, a stream jewel, whatever you like. Topics that are not related to Monster Hunter: World will be removed. Asking for money, donations, “social media follows”, or linking to "any online store/marketplace" are not allowed. Im gonna be honest I use the Diablo bow with crit damage and such. Best Ranged Weapons Loadout Guide. I'm still playing around with builds here. Then later you can make Deviljho's bow for dragon. While most of the builds are for endgame/postgame where all decorations are available, there are also progression builds starting from the beginning of Master Rank. Dragonking Eyepatch, Negi mail B, Kaiser Vambraces, Nergi coil A, Kushala Crus B. KO Jewel 2 or Destroyer Jewel 2, Mighty Bow Jewel 2, Expert Jewel 1, Spread Jewel 3, Forceshot Jewel 3. I'm also curious what sort of damage people are putting out on their bows, so please feel free to leave comments. I don't rate focusing on DP most of the time. Hunter's Headgear A, Anja Mail B, Butterfly Hands A, Butterfly Waist A, Butterfly Boots B. Most of the time I can get him to Sleep a second time, if not I just blast and power him to death. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Similar story with the Nerg. Stun incapacitates the Hunter or Monster for a short time. Uncivil/toxic behavior of any kind will be removed at moderator discretion. While we have no problem with disagreements/discussions, the following behavior will NOT be tolerated: Insults, inciting pointless arguments, trolling, hate speech, sexist remarks, discrimination, witch hunts against other members, etc. One question thought: Why you use the Rathslinger instead of Anja bow? MHW: ICEBORNE . This Monster Hunter World bow build is something that can usually be used in every situation, every enemy type and so on. Many builds require event equipment but I provide (weaker) alternatives without event equipment where possible. Once you've got them set up, it only takes a few seconds to switch loadouts, and you can do it easily on great hunts too (back to camp, pick a new loadout). Thanks for the tip! Yes, Anja could hit with a much higher dmg sometimes, but that that didn't help when it was all done. Always eat a max potion (if the canteen didn't max your health, on which note...). Bow Guide To Make Maximum Damage (tips + combos + math) MHWorld. In my experience, using a bow with the element to which the monster is weak will always outperform raw damage. Read up on more Monster Hunter World … It's probably worth trying against a rath or something. True that!! Mods are allowed to be discussed and links are allowed to be posted. Kjarr Bow "Stream" Build For The Bow Build For Ice Elemental Attack & Damage Focusing on the ice elemental stat power of the Kjarr Arrow "Stream", this build centers on creating massive ice attack damage on monsters prone to the element. Killerclown made the same argument for Anja vs Rath. Any LFG posts will be removed. Probably I could drop a bunch of stamina management stuff, because he moves around so much, you have plenty of time to charge your shots and so I almost never run of out stamina. In the training room, the fourth volley does 32/36* vs 30/33* for the third. At this point, you've broken at least 2 or 3 parts, and he's occasionally already limping. On average, the anja might do more, especially with weakness exploit 3 and an affinity booster/affinity jewels. Take 3 flashbombs, and 10 flashbugs for crafting them on the fly. It's a shame not so much stuff is strong against blast. My very first ranger weapon build. Dash Juice is your friend. Take flashthings, and flashbugs for on-fly-crafting. Empress arm B (Flawless x1, Mighty Bow x1) Rath waist B (Tenderizer x1) Dante legs A (Attack x1, Expert x1) Master's Charm III It gives Critical Eye 7/7 Attack Boost 4/7 Weakness Exploit 3/3 Peak Performance 3/3 Fire Attack 2/3 Wide Range 2/5 Bow Charge Plus … Fun fact: Nightshade Paolumu blows ant mounds apart and sucks in ants as snacks! It kinda works. Hey guys, my name is d_Munkey and this is my build for the bow in MHW. MHW Iceborne Best Hunting Horn Builds [Top 7] At this point, with no one even using the hunting horn really, I think any build will do the job. Before we get into equipment specifically, let's talk Dragon Piercer. 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