It literally came down to never having any anja fangs. Live streams are not allowed without the express permission of the moderation team via modmail (Clips of YOUR content are OK). Also, while you're farming the decos you need, you might find yourself with a coating gem, which allows bows to use non-standard coatings. In the absence of that, here's what I have. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. Really like the paralyze to, when playing with other players. It's situational, but there are probably better 1 slot decos for your needs, rather than getting 20% extra damage on DP. It doesn't seem like you have dabbled in how effective status can be if you actually specialize for it. User Info: enterthefray. i dont even know if I am using the bow properly to be honest lol. Anywhere else and his flames will burn up your arrows. [–]jchedges 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child). Now, i've runned some testing on the Rath Vs Anja bows. Bow Meta Builds. Have you done any damage testing against 3-star weak monsters? I've definitely been thinking about this, especially for non-elders where the threat is much lower. 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. No need to gimp your damage and take slugger for it. You can switch out the Nergi Mail B for Rath Soul Coil A if you want more windproofing) and it comes with a bonus DP boost. 736 votes, 247 comments. 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! Log In Sign Up. 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. This is pretty much the only fight I don't go full ham, apart from Teostra. © 2021 reddit inc. All rights reserved. Trying bow for the first time in mhw. This page is a collection of armor sets including decorations for Charge Blade in MHW Iceborne. I asume you are thinking of spamming the arc shot here? I dont get all of these numbers. I would recommend using any 1-faint investigations to just farm tracks with the ghillie mantle. I really like evade extender when combined with the bow evade. Best Ranged Weapons Loadout Guide. It's easy to get caught out. Last Updated: 2020/8/24 23:10. 2 stuns back to back at the start of the fight moves the fight along nicely. Things get a bit different here. For the most part, I run these with fitness charm, impact cloak or affinity booster and vitality cloak for backup. 3. 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. Take your pick from Fitness Charm/Health Charm and Vitality Cloak/Impact Cloak/Evasion Cloak/Affinity Booster, and base it on whether or not you're going to get one-shot. Bow Guide Info : Bow no longer use different types of shot (Spread, Piercing, Rapid) Info : Command L2 : Aim R2 : Normal … Press J to jump to the feed. Because I'm still waiting on crucial decorations that will increase my overall DPS, in the mean time I'm using the coating gems. 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. Similar story with the Nerg. Watch Trailer, Now Available Slay Master Rank Kulve Taroth in Event Quest "The Eternal Gold Rush" Read More, Available 5/01 UTC Slay Arch-Tempered Namielle in Event Quest "The Distant Dark Tide" Read More. But I might replace it on the basic fire build and see what happens. 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. And that came to be an important thing over time. In Monster Hunter World, the Bow is a mid-ranged weapon that can deal high continuous damage with its shots. And thank you to everyone. Rendered by PID 26087 on r2-app-0caf2d06d5d22c743 at 2021-01-12 03:18:54.912766+00:00 running 0131643 country code: US. As I mentioned way at the top, with the Bow Charge Plus jewel, I'm pretty sure I see 7 arrows for the level 4 power shot. For critical element (the rathalos 2 bonus) I've tried a heap of different things, and while I can get the occasional high damage number, the overall consistent DPS just isn't there. Legia Snowfletcher, Dragonking Eyepatch (spread or forceshot depending on your preference), Nergi Mail B (2 x Fire res), Kaiser Vams B (mighty bow), Nergi Coil A, Kush Crus (Fire res), health booster/vitality cloak, fireproof cloak. Light Bowgun - Best Loadout Build & Skill Guide. In Monster Hunter: World, the latest installment in the series, you can enjoy the ultimate hunting experience, using everything at your disposal to hunt monsters in a new world teeming with surprises and excitement. If you want one generalised build, see the link at the top - it's about as good as it gets, but I do ~30% less damage, despite trying lots of different setups. 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 do a normal ele bow setup, but take the impact mantle, due to the bows fast hitting multi shot nature and every monster in the game basically having a weak spot on their head you can get 2 KOs during the impact mantle easily, and build up part way into a third one, which you can finish off later with raining magical spikey balls. Asking for money, donations, “social media follows”, or linking to "any online store/marketplace" are not allowed. My very first ranger weapon build. Then later you can make Deviljho's bow for dragon. Tailrider safari will collect the ingredients for you. Read up on more Monster Hunter World … I feel like either the Nerg or Val Hazaak bow would be better than Dragonbone. Doing so drastically reduces clutter on the subreddit's feed. Definitely read them! It's totally not worth. MHW Iceborne HBG Build – Armor. Archer's Dance III Atk:204(225) Aff: 20% Blast:270(330) Easy mats to get from easy and fast to kill monsters. and join one of thousands of communities. Many builds require event equipment but I provide (weaker) alternatives without event equipment where possible. Get the Kadashi bow. You can switch out the Nergi Mail B for Rath Soul Coil A if you want more windproofing. Be Respectful. Has Unlimited Ammo For Attacks. I want to preface this with the fact that there may be better builds, and if so, I'd love to hear them. We do not allow unmarked Spoilers pertaining to story content in the title, body or comment section. Im gonna be honest I use the Diablo bow with crit damage and such. But, you might be right. User account menu. Home for the Monster Hunter: World Reddit community and resource hub... Press J to jump to the feed. It'll just take a minute or two longer to drop things. 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! I don't write down any specific numbers and stuff, it would feel like doing homework than having fun. I can solo this guy ~90% of the time. If you're playing with others, try to all approach him together. Get constitution!! Use any bow and maximized the slugger skill. submitted 2 years ago by Sword & ShieldxxAnamnesis, [–]puttsmcgee 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago* (1 child). Stun incapacitates the Hunter or Monster for a short time. Edit: sorry, you want to know about armors lol. I'm also curious what sort of damage people are putting out on their bows, so please feel free to leave comments. MHW: Iceborne - Walkthrough & Guide. The anja has -20 affinity, Rath has +20. Bow change? You're probably right, and I'll test it against the Hazak later. 9. 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. My attack rating is 326 and I have -22% affinity (meaning 22% of the time, my damage is reduced). This is why you have approximately 46 bajillion equipment slots, and can name them. There are also bows like the Uragan bow that have bonuses to sleep where you can barrel bomb them more often. Content is unavailable or information in it is wrong or outdated. As a bare minimum, you probably want Dragon, Fire, Ice, Thunder, Water, Blast, and then custom sets for exploring and various creatures. I hate it. If you're happy just heading out into the field with friends to shoot at things, your setup is fine. However, topics related to cheating/breaking the game's code may be removed upon moderator discretion. It kinda works. Just depends on what kind of job you are looking to do. Agree, the sleep coating really helps out a lot. Using the thunder setup (picked at random from the selection above) I get exactly the same. It's likely it may have been asked before. Windproof does not affect the tornados that Kush makes. Check Out How To Beat New Frostfang Barioth! 4.KO Build. Water Shot III - this comes with a level 3 slot, so you can add another KO, a destroyer, a stream jewel, whatever you like. Also, with enough stamina, I think it makes the 4th charge power shot have 7 arrows instead of 5. Violations of this rule will result in a temporary ban. Who would win? /u/Killerclown_swe provdes the following below in the comments. This increases the damage of normal arrows. which means less downtime for potions when I've been stupid. This increases max bow charge level by 1. In rotten vale, encourage him to stand under the boulders in the area with the blue pools. This, more than any other tempered elder, requires stamina management to ensure you can always dodge. Don't listen to these nay sayers. I need to play it at some point to wrap up my achievements, but just ugh. But, the training pole presumably isn't weak to thunder. !br Ice bow is used bc it lets you hit 30+ per arrow after the CC is done and you switch to powercoatings. Most of the time I can get him to Sleep a second time, if not I just blast and power him to death. I'd love to hear thoughts if you've built around it successfully, though! The following content MAY ONLY BE POSTED ON WEEKENDS (Saturday (0000 hrs UTC)- Sunday (2359 hrs UTC): Memes, Carves & Quest Results, Kill Screens, Decorations, Minor Achievements (trophies), Crafted Equipment collections, Investigations, pictures of TV/Monitor Screens...etc Blatant attempts at “Karma Farming” will be removed. So you can have a build for bombardier too. Do not repost content that already exists on /r/MonsterHunterWorld. Even 20 isn't that many compared to the other shots you're getting in. Unload power shots/arcs right in his face (the only time I use close range coating). Don't be an idiot and spend your Xeno gem on a geomancers. Posts failing to meet the above criteria will be removed at moderator discretion. Each level works as follows: Level 1: Stun power +20%; Level 2: Stun power +30%; Level 3: Stun power +40%; Level 4: Stun power +50% (requires Slugger Secret) ; Level 5: Stun power +60% (requires Slugger Secret) Given that you'll be shooting hundreds of arrows in a typical fight, this adds up. I do want to add though that Coatings will make your game so much stronger, especially with Elder Dragons. 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). Always eat a max potion (if the canteen didn't max your health, on which note...). If you're comfortable dodging his bullshit, feel free to switch things around to the basic ice setup for more DPS. Thx in advanced and cheers for luna dropping in PC mhw along with AT luna in a few days. Scholar, Scoutfly Range Up and maxed Botany/Geologist are really the only things you're interested in. Take impact mantle and vitality cloak. [–]Sword & ShieldxxAnamnesis[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). 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 … I can solo him tempered ~50% of the time, and the rest I get caught out by something stupid. But it's got blast without the need for Free Elem, which is really interesting. Every test ended up with Rath as a winner when coming to time to finish the investigation. 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. Check out this type of build of youtube. This includes Alatreon melee and range builds, counter builds, and more! I hardly ever use these, except when attacking a sleeping giant or for first strike. 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). For example with Vaal Hasak, the first thing I do is use sleep coat, he falls asleep in about 8 shots on average, lay down two mega barrel bombs, buff with both powders and seeds, eat a might pill, then I Dragon Pierce with Blast coats. When he goes to the next room I go back to camp, reup on everything and repeat the process. 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. Stun - also called K.O. 1.5k. Is raw (diablos bow) better if my goal is to chain stun and exhaust despite negative affinity? Check out the best weapons and builds to fight ALatreon in Monster Hunter World: Iceborne (MHW: IB). I don't think you can get him tempered. Mostly, I just go the default dragon build, because that's my highest damage output. This also includes posting topics that have been discussed in the past. I've tinkered with using quick sheathe here instead of stun resistance, because if you're going to flash him, you need to be quick. Or switch out expert for another element jewel. No posting of pornographic material. Dam ive played quite a bit of bow, i had no clue the arc shot ko's that easely. Here's a powerful Blast Bow build for Mid to End game. There are actually several different optimal META builds for Bow in Monster Hunter World even within each of the 5 Elements, so we will be covering all of them and explaining what situations each is better in. 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). Much like Forceshot, this will add ~3% of damage to each arrow. Im prety sure that thing does 0 dmg basicly. What do you think? Well, there you have it! Slugger is a Skill in Monster Hunter World (MHW).. Slugger Effect. Their strengths and efficacies vary greatly in reliability depending on the coating. Same argument for Anja vs Rath more often crit damage and such add %..... slugger Effect alternatives without event equipment where possible 's probably worth trying out if you 're interested in ko bow build mhw! 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