Handicraft Skill Effects | Monster Hunter Rise | MHR (MH Rise)

This is a guide to the Handicraft Skill in Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise). Learn what the Handicraft Skill does at each level, which Armor and Decoration have this skill, and our builds that use Handicraft.

Handicraft Effects

Effects at Each Level

Skill Effect
Extends the weapon sharpness gauge. However, it will not increase the gauge past its maximum.
Level Effect by Level
1 Weapon sharpness +10
2 Weapon sharpness +20
3 Weapon sharpness +30

Can increase weapon's sharpness level

Depending on the weapon, Handicraft may increase the Sharpness level of the weapon. This is useful if you wish to gain damage multipliers from higher sharpness levels. Some weapons may simply require 1 level of Handicraft while some may require 3 and some may not increase at all.

Equipment with the Handicraft Skill


Piece Armor Base Defense Skills
Waist Image Damascus Coil 68
Earplugs Lv. 1
Handicraft Lv. 1
Legs Image Damascus Greaves 68
Handicraft Lv. 2
Torso Image Damascus Mail 68
Handicraft Lv. 1
Torso Image Hunter's Mail S 32
Attack Boost Lv. 1
Handicraft Lv. 1
Waist Image Kushala Cocoon 74
Handicraft Lv. 1
Pierce Up Lv. 1
Legs Image Kushala Crus 74
Handicraft Lv. 1
Pierce Up Lv. 1
Head Image Kushala Glare 74
Handicraft Lv. 2
Arms Image Sinister Gauntlets S 64
Handicraft Lv. 2
Head Image Sinister Helm S 64
Flinch Free Lv. 1
Handicraft Lv. 1
Resentment Lv. 1


Handicraft Jewel 3

Builds with Handicraft

High Rank Builds

Available Builds
Hunting Horn Image Rampage Horn
Hub 7★
Critical Slugger Hi Ninja Build
HR 40+
Hunting Horn Image 2.0 Damage Oriented Build
HR 40+
Hunting Horn Image 2.0 K.O Slugger Build
HR 40+
Gunlance Image 2.0 Normal Shelling Build
HR 40+
Long Sword Image 2.0 Long Sword Raw Build
HR 40+

Low Rank Builds

Not used for any builds.

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Affinity Sliding Agitator Ammo Up
Artillery Attack Boost Ballistics
Blast Attack Blast Resistance Blight Resistance
Bludgeoner Bombardier Botanist
Bow Charge Plus Bubbly Dance Capture Master
Carving Master Carving Pro Chameleos Blessing
Constitution Counterstrike Critical Boost
Critical Draw Critical Element Critical Eye
Defense Boost Diversion Divine Blessing
Dragon Attack Dragon Resistance Dragonheart
Earplugs Evade Extender Evade Window
Fire Attack Fire Resistance Flinch Free
Focus Fortify Free Meal
Geologist Good Luck Guard
Guard Up Handicraft Hellfire Cloak
Heroics Horn Maestro Hunger Resistance
Ice Attack Ice Resistance Item Prolonger
Jump Master Kushala Blessing Latent Power
Leap of Faith Load Shells Marathon Runner
Master Mounter Master's Touch Maximum Might
Mind's Eye Muck Resistance Mushroomancer
Normal/Rapid Up Offensive Guard Paralysis Attack
Paralysis Resistance Partbreaker Peak Performance
Pierce Up Poison Attack Poison Resistance
Power Prolonger Protective Polish Punishing Draw
Quick Sheath Rapid Fire Up Rapid Morph
Razor Sharp Recoil Down Recovery Speed
Recovery Up Reload Speed Resentment
Resuscitate Sleep Attack Sleep Resistance
Slugger Spare Shot Special Ammo Boost
Speed Eating Speed Sharpening Spread Up
Stamina Surge Stamina Thief Steadiness
Stormsoul Stun Resistance Teostra Blessing
Thunder Alignment Thunder Attack Thunder Resistance
Tremor Resistance Wall Runner Water Attack
Water Resistance Weakness Exploit Wide-Range
Wind Alignment Windproof Wirebug Whisperer

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    • Give us the ability to change our layered armor display. What I mean is, ya know how armor looks different on the male and female models? well, I wish there was the ability to change the appearance from the male models of armor, to the female models, and the reverse without changing the gender of your character itself. This would be really nice, as imo some armor pieces look better as the male model version.

    • >>[10]
      Orange version
      Head : default
      Chest : 15,100,45
      Arm : 11,80,40
      Leg : 11,70,70

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