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This is an article lists all the confirmed returning monsters in Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) and the Sunbreak expansion. If you want to know more about these monsters and which past games they appeared in, read on!

All Returning Monsters List

Returning Monsters in Sunbreak

MH Rise - Amatsu Large MonsterAmatsu
Past Games: MHP3rd, MHGen, MHGU
MH Rise - Astalos Large MonsterAstalos
Past Games: MHGen, MHGU
MH Rise - Chaotic Gore Magala Large MonsterChaotic Gore Magala
Past Games: MH4U, MH4G, MHGU
MH Rise - Daimyo Hermitaur Large MonsterDaimyo Hermitaur
Past Games: MH2, MHF2, MHFU, MH4U, MHGen, MHGU
MH Rise - Espinas Large MonsterEspinas
Past Games: Frontier
MH Rise - Flaming Espinas Large MonsterFlaming Espinas
Past Games: MHF2, MHO
MH Rise - Furious Rajang Large MonsterFurious Rajang
Past Games: MHFU, MH4, MH4U, MHG, MHGU, MHW: I
MH Rise - Gold Rathian Large MonsterGold Rathian
Past Games: MHG, MHF, MH2, MHF2, MHFU, MHP3, MH3U, MH4, MH4U, MHGen, MHGU, MHW
MH Rise - Gore Magala Large MonsterGore Magala
Past Games: MH4, MH4U, MH4G, MHGen, MHGU
MH Rise - Lucent Nargacuga Large MonsterLucent Nargacuga
Past Games: MH3U
MH Rise - Seething Bazelgeuse Large MonsterSeething Bazelgeuse
Past Games: MHW
MH Rise - Seregios Large MonsterSeregios
Past Games: MH4U, MH4G, MHGen, MHGU
MH Rise - Shagaru Magala Large MonsterShagaru Magala
Past Games: MH4, MH4U, MHGen, MHGU
MH Rise - Shogun Ceanataur Large MonsterShogun Ceanataur
Past Games: MH2, MHF2, MHFU, MHGen, MHGU
MH Rise - Silver Rathalos Large MonsterSilver Rathalos
Past Games: MHG, MHF, MH2, MHF2, MHFU, MHP3, MH3U, MH4, MH4U, MHGen, MHGU, MHW
MH Rise - Velkhana Large MonsterVelkhana
Past Games: MHW:I

List of Sunbreak Monsters

Returning Monsters in Base Game

MH Rise - Anjanath Large MonsterAnjanath
Past Games: MHW, MHWI
MH Rise - Arzuros Large MonsterArzuros
Past Games: MH3U, MHG, MHGU
MH Rise - Barioth Large MonsterBarioth
Past Games: MH3, MHP3, MH3U, MHGU,MHWI
MH Rise - Barroth Large MonsterBarroth
Past Games: MH3, MH3U, MHGU, MHW, MHWI
MH Rise - Basarios Large MonsterBasarios
Past Games: MH, MHF, MHF2, MHFU, MH4U, MHGU
MH Rise - Bazelgeuse Large MonsterBazelgeuse
Past Games: MHW
MH Rise - Chameleos Large MonsterChameleos
Past Games: MHF2, MHFU, MH4U, MHG, MHGU
MH Rise - Diablos Large MonsterDiablos
Past Games: MHF2, MH3, MH4U, MHW
MH Rise - Great Baggi Large MonsterGreat Baggi
Past Games: MH3, MH3U
MH Rise - Great Wroggi Large MonsterGreat Wroggi
Past Games: MH3U
MH Rise - Jyuratodus Large MonsterJyuratodus
Past Games: MHW, MHWI
MH Rise - Khezu Large MonsterKhezu
Past Games: MH, MHF, MHF2, MHFU, MH4U, MHG, MHGU
MH Rise - Kulu-Ya-Ku Large MonsterKulu-Ya-Ku
Past Games: MHW, MHWI
MH Rise - Kushala Daora Large MonsterKushala Daora
Past Games: MHF2, MHFU, MH4, MH4U, MHG, MHW
MH Rise - Lagombi Large MonsterLagombi
Past Games: MHGU
MH Rise - Mizutsune Large MonsterMizutsune
Past Games: MHG, MHGU
MH Rise - Nargacuga Large MonsterNargacuga
Past Games: MHF2, MHFU, MH3, MH3, MH3U, MH4U, MHG, MHGU, MHWI
MH Rise - Pukei-Pukei Large MonsterPukei-Pukei
Past Games: MHW, MHWI
MH Rise - Rajang Large MonsterRajang
MH Rise - Rathalos Large MonsterRathalos
Past Games: All MH games
MH Rise - Rathian Large MonsterRathian
Past Games: All MH games
MH Rise - Royal Ludroth Large MonsterRoyal Ludroth
Past Games: MH3, MH3U, MHG, MHGU
MH Rise - Teostra Large MonsterTeostra
Past Games: MH2, MHF2, MHFU, MH4, MH4U, MHG, MHGU, MHW, MHW:I, MH Rise
MH Rise - Tigrex Large MonsterTigrex
MH Rise - Tobi-Kadachi Large MonsterTobi-Kadachi
Past Games: MHW, MHWI
MH Rise - Volvidon Large MonsterVolvidon
Past Games: MH3U, MHG, MHGU
MH Rise - Zinogre Large MonsterZinogre
Past Games: MH3U, MH4U, MHG, MHGU, MHWI

List of All Monsters

Returning Monsters from Older Games


MH Rise Sunbreak Amatsu Preview

Amatsu, the Looming Calamity, makes its return from Monster Hunter Portable 3rd in Sunbreak's Free Title Update 5. Face the storm itself with its torrential water attacks and lightning strikes!

Amatsu: Weakness and Drops

Chaotic Gore Magala

MH Rise Sunbreak - Chaotic Gore Magala Variant

A variant of Gore Magala that did not mature properly into a Shagaru Magala, Chaotic Gore Magala boasts a perfect mix between the juvenile aggression of Gore and the strategic execution of Shagaru. Tread carefully - this monster is not a laughing matter!

Chaotic Gore Magala: Weakness and Drops

Flaming Espinas

MH Rise Sunbreak - Flaming Espinas

Previously called Espinas Subspecies or Brown Espinas, Flaming Espinas makes its entrance in Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak's Title Update 2. Instead of Paralysis, it inflicts Defense Down on hunters and hits much harder than the regular Espinas.

Flaming Espinas: Weakness and Drops

Silver Rathalos

MH Rise Sunbreak - Silver Rathalos

The shining king of the skies, Silver Rathalos, makes it return in Monster Hunter Rise in Sunbreak's Title Update 1. Its attacks are more powerful than a regular Rathalos, and it has its fearsome Incandescent state!

Silver Rathalos: Weakness and Drops

Gold Rathian

MH Rise Sunbreak - Gold Rathian

The dazzling queen of the skies, the regal Gold Rathian, has also arrived in Sunbreak in Title Update 1! It tends to use its poisonous tail more often and has several flashy attacks. Watch out for its Incandescent state!

Gold Rathian: Weakness and Drops

Lucent Nargacuga

MH Rise Sunbreak - Lucent Nargacuga

Lucent Nargacuga has swooped in with Sunbreak's Title Update 1! It has appeared with a new map, Forlorn Arena, in tow.

Lucent Nargacuga: Weakness and Drops

Shagaru Magala

MH Rise Sunbreak - Shagaru Magala

The evolved Gore Magala returns as Shagaru Magala! A far cry from its original form, Shagaru Magala is covered in glittering scales with massive rainbow-like wings.

Furious Rajang

MH Rise Sunbreak - Furious Rajang

Returning from Monster Hunter World: Iceborne to traumatize players once again, Furious Rajang is back to show us all that he was just getting started. For those who found base Rise's version of Rajang to be too easy, Furious Rajang promises not to disappoint.


MH Rise Sunbreak - Espinas

Are you ready to face the thorn at your side? Espinas is joining us in Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak!

Espinas: Basic Information

Gore Magala

MH Rise Sunbreak - Gore Magala

One of the most iconic monsters in the entire Monster Hunter series returns! We can't wait to see how Gore Magala is like in the field in HD graphics.

Gore Magala: Basic Information

Daimyo Hermitaur

MH Rise Sunbreak - Daimyo Hermitaur

You ready with some butter, hunters? As expected because of Shogun Ceanataur's reveal, Daimyo Hermitaur showed up!

Daimyo Hermitaur: Basic Information


MH Rise - Teostra

Teostra returned in Update 3.0 of Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise)! Be careful of its Supernova attack or you will have an unplanned trip back to camp!

How to Beat Teostra

Kushala Daora

MH Rise - Kushala Daora

The metallic Elder Dragon Kushala Daora made a comeback in Update 3.0 of Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise)! Brave the cold winds of this dragon and stand your ground!

How to Beat Kushala Daora


MH Rise - Chameleos

Due to its sheer popularity, the announcement of Chameleos for Update 3.0 came hardly as a surprise! This slimy dragon turns invisible while simultaneously poisoning you in the process. You can't fight back if you can't see it!

How to Beat Chameleos


MH Rise - Nargacuga

Nargacuga is finally announced in the March 8th Monster Hunter Rise Digital Event along with Zinogre! Be careful for its swift attacks especially when enraged!

How to Beat Nargacuga


MH Rise - Zinogre

The electric doggo is back! We finally got a glimpse of Zinogre during the March 8th Monster Hunter Rise Digital Event where we see him fighting a Mizutsune!

How to Beat Zinogre


MH Rise - Barroth

Barroth is silently confirmed during the Light Bowgun showcase of Switch Skills. Be careful of its annoying mud attacks that can slow you down!

How to Beat Barroth


MH Rise - Arzuros

Arzuros appeared in the first official Monster Hunter Rise PV in a turf war with Tetranadon, a new confirmed monster.

How to Beat Arzuros

Royal Ludroth

MH Rise - Royal Ludroth

The return of Royal Ludroth was confirmed in the second official Monster Hunter Rise PV. It is known for its body roll attack and its water breath attack. Hunters usually farm Dash Juices from it.

How to Beat Royal Ludroth

Great Wroggi

MH Rise - Great Wroggi

Like Royal Ludroth, the Great Wroggi was confirmed in the second official Monster Hunter Rise PV. It is known to spit poison in unison together with smaller Wroggies around it.

How to Beat Great Wroggi


MH Rise - Rathalos

Rathalos was confirmed in the second official Monster Hunter Rise PV. This confirmation is not surprising considering Rathalos has appeared in all Monster Hunter games by far.

How to Beat Rathalos


MH Rise - Khezu

During the second official PV, Khezu's characteristic cry and lightning balls were observed until finally it was confirmed in the Monster Hunter Rise TV commercial.

It is now officially announced as a returning monster during the January 7th, Monster Hunter Rise Digital Event! Be ready for its creepy shrieks and dangerous lightning attacks in Monster Hunter Rise!

How to Beat Khezu

Great Baggi

MH Rise - Great Baggi

Yes, Great Baggi is finally confirmed! It was announced during the January 7th, Monster Hunter Rise Digital Event along with other returning monsters. Be wary of this beast because it induces sleep which is a nightmare when in a turf war!

How to Beat Great Baggi


MH Rise - Rathian

Rathian appeared as the enemy in the Great Sword weapon introduction video. Like Rathalos, Rathian appeared in all Monster Hunter games so its confirmation is hardly a surprise.

How to Beat Rathian


MH Rise - Basarios

Basarios equipment can be seen during the Hunting Horn weapon introduction video and finally was announced in the February 17th Nintendo Direct!

How to Beat Basario


MH Rise - Mizutsune

Mizutsune was confirmed at the January 7th, Monster Hunter Rise Digital Event! This monster is last seen in Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate and was well-loved because of its graceful moves and attacks.

Mizutsune can be hunted in the recently released demo so try it out!

How to Beat Mizutsune


MH Rise - Lagombi

Lagombi was announced during the January 7th, Monster Hunter Rise Digital Event! Be careful of its snowball attacks and swift slide movements that will challenge your abilities!

How to Beat Lagombi


MH Rise - Volvidon

Volvidon is a staple of the volcanic regions in the old games and was announced along with the new Lava Caverns map in the February 17th Nintendo Direct!

How to Beat Volvidon


MH Rise - Barioth

We last saw Barioth with his subspecies in Monster Hunter World and now he is back for more! Avoid his ice attacks especially the mini tornado that it creates with its wings!

How to Beat Barioth


MH Rise - Tigrex

Tigrex is back! It was announced in the recently concluded January 7th, Monster Hunter Rise Digital Event as a returning monster. Be very wary, this monster is so powerful even its roars can hurt you!

How to Beat Tigrex


MH Rise - Diablos

Diablos was announced in the February 17th Nintendo Direct as a returning monster joining The Rampage!

How to Beat Diablos


MH Rise - Rajang

Along with Diablos, Rajang was also announced! This ferocious beast is back to haunt all us once again!

How to Beat Rajang

Returning Monsters from MH World


MH Rise Sunbreak - Velkhana Returning Elder Dragon

The flagship Elder Dragon from Monster Hunter World: Iceborne makes a triumphant return in Sunbreak via a Title Update! It is known to summon ice pillars and can freeze enemies like a popsicle so be careful!

Velkhana: Weakness and Drops

Seething Bazelgeuse

MH Rise Sunbreak - Seething Bazelgeuse

Another returning Monster from Iceborne, Seething Bazelgeuse has return in Sunbreak's Title Update 1! Its scales now cause bigger and stronger explosions, so watch out!

Seething Bazelgeuse: Weakness and Drops


MH Rise - Bazelgeuse Face

Bazelgeuse is returning in Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise)! This flying bomber wyvern invades your hunts so bring some Dung Bombs if you don't want it invading!

How to Beat Bazelgeuse

Tobi Kadachi

MH Rise - Tobi Kadachi

Tobi Kadachi was first shown during the first PV, and finally in the Light Bowgun weapon introduction video. Take note of its characteristic lightning and claw attacks!
How to Beat Tobi-Kadachi


MH Rise - Pukei Pukei

The Pukei-Pukei was confirmed in the Lance weapon introduction video. It is a poison monster that first appeared in Monster Hunter World, but fans love it because of its cute appearance.

How to Beat Pukei-Pukei


MH Rise - Anjanath

In the Hammer weapon introduction video, Anjanath was confirmed to be included in the Monster Hunter Rise monster roster. It was first introduced in Monster Hunter World and is considered the first difficult monster to fight during the campaign.

How to Beat Anjanath


MH Rise - Kulu-Yaku

Kulu-Ya-Ku was introduced in the Sword & Shield weapon introduction video. Though not a very strong monster, fans loved making layered armor from its parts in Monster Hunter World so expect the same in Monster Hunter Rise.

How to Beat Kulu-Ya-Ku


MH Rise - Jyuratodus

Jyuratodus was first confirmed in the Insect Glaive weapon introduction video. It did not have a strong presence in Monster Hunter World so we are excited for what is to come for Jyuratodus in Rise.

How to Beat Jyuratodus

Returning Small Monsters

Recognize any of these little guys? Here's a list of all the small monsters confirmed to be returning in Monster Hunter Rise!

Small Monsters
Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Altaroth Small Monster IconAltaroth Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Anteka Small Monster IconAnteka Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Baggi Small Monster IconBaggi
Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Bnahabra Small Monster IconBnahabra Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Bullfango Small Monster IconBullfango Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Ceanataur Small Monster IconCeanataur
Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Delex Small Monster IconDelex Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Felyne Small Monster IconFelyne Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Gajau Small Monster IconGajau
Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Gargwa Small Monster IconGargwa Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Hermitaur Small Monster IconHermitaur Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Hornetaur Small Monster IconHornetaur
Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Jaggi Small Monster IconJaggi Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Jaggia Small Monster IconJaggia Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Jagras Small Monster IconJagras
Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Kelbi Small Monster IconKelbi Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Kestodon Small Monster IconKestodon Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Ludroth Small Monster IconLudroth
Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Melynx Small Monster IconMelynx Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Popo Small Monster IconPopo Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Remobra Small Monster IconRemobra
Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Rhenoplos Small Monster IconRhenoplos Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Slagtoth Small Monster IconSlagtoth Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Uroktor Small Monster IconUroktor
Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Velociprey Small Monster IconVelociprey Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Vespoid Small Monster IconVespoid Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Wroggi Small Monster IconWroggi
Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) - Zamite Small Monster IconZamite

Small Monsters List

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3 Anonymousalmost 3 years

Please bring back kirin! I want to ride a unicorn!

2 Anonymousover 3 years

Please bring back ruby basarios


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