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This is a guide for Honing Your Hammer, a Quest appearing in Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise). Learn about Honing Your Hammer's availability, unlock conditions, target Monsters, and rewards for completing the Quest here.

Honing Your Hammer Basic Information

Lv ★5 Locale Sandy Plains.pngSandy Plains
Type Hub Quest
Time Limit 50 mins. Reward Money 9720
Objective Hunt a Pukei-Pukei and a Barroth
Other Conditions Fail quest if reward hits 0 or time expires.

Unlock a Hammer Switch Skill

The Honing Your Hammer quest unlocks a Switch Skill for this weapon type called Water Strike.

Water Strike is an attack that allows you to absorb an enemy attack. You must activate this before getting hit to negate the damage from monsters. Can be followed-up by an upswing hammer attack.

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Monsters Appearing in Honing Your Hammer

Monster Starting Area Visited Areas Rest Area
Barroth.pngBarroth Coming Soon! 1 / 2 / 3 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 11 7
Pukei-Pukei.pngPukei-Pukei Coming Soon! 2 / 3 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 11 4

Sandy Plains Map and Materials

Monster Weakness

Monster Fire Symbol (MHW).png Water Symbol (MHW).png Thunder Element (MHW).png Ice Element (MHW).png Dragon Element (MHW).png
Barroth.pngBarroth 26 0 0 15 7
Pukei-Pukei.pngPukei-Pukei 8 0 23 13 6

Higher numbers indicates higher damage potential for that element.

Honing Your Hammer Rewards

Target Rewards

Barroth
(High Rank)
Item Name Drop Rate (#)
Barroth Scalp 6%
Monster Keenbone 11%
Wyvern Gem 1%
Barroth Tail 6%
Rich Mud 11% (x2)
Barroth Carapace 15%
Barroth Ridge+ 29%
Barroth Claw+ 21%
Pukei-Pukei
(High Rank)
Item Name Drop Rate (#)
Toxin Sac 11%
Monster Keenbone 10% (x2)
Bird Wyvern Gem 3%
Pukei-Pukei Scale+ 21%
Pukei-Pukei Carapace 28%
Pukei-Pukei Wing 12%
Pukei-Pukei Sac+ 15%

Quest Rewards

Rewards Drop Rate
Monster Keenbone -
Advanced Armor Sphere -
Monster Bone+ -
Piercing Claw -

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