Winter Star Fest | Monster Hunter World (MHW)

This page covers the Winter Star Fest event in Monster Hunter World (MHW). Keep reading to find out what event quests are available, obtainable limited time equipment, and when the event will be held!

Winter Star Fest Event Period

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Event Period 11/20/2020 〜 12/4/2020
12/15/2020 〜 1/15/2021

Winter Star Fest Event Details

Forge Limited Time Equipment

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During the Winter Star Fest, you can make equipment that will only be available for a limited time. Once the event is up, these items won't be available anymore so better make them as soon as possible!

Collect Tickets and Forge Winter Themed Gear!

Using Winter Star Tickets obtained via Login Bonuses or Daily Bounties you can forge an armor set, a layered armor set, and a Palico armor set!

Orion Set Orion Layered Armor Felyne Snow Set

Other Limited Time Equipment

Quest Name Forgeable Equipment
Every Hunter's Dream Wyvern Ignition "Steel"
Wyvern Ignition "Impact" (Upgrade)
Where Sun Meets Moon Downy Crake Brooms
Downy Crake Love (Upgrade)
A Royal Pain Faux Felyne
Mosswine Mask
Midnight Mayhem Shooting Star Lance
Sapphire Star Lance (Upgrade)
Gajalaka Outbreak! Butterfly Layered Set
Queen Beetle α Set
Butterfly α Set
Vespoid Infestation! Queen Beetle Set
Butterfly Set

Forge a Powerful Great Sword

Every Hunter
Completing the event quest Every Hunter's Dream will allow you to forge the incredibly strong Wyvern Ignition Impact. You can accept this quest if you're HR8 or higher so making this sword during the event period is a no brainer.

Raise Your Hunter Rank

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During this event there are quests that are great for raising your Hunter Rank. As your HR goes up more quests will unlock so those who have a low HR should take advantage of these quests!

Collect Augmentation Materials

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At the Winter Star Festival, quests where Augmentation Materials are easily obtained will be made available. We recommend making sure to take advantage of this availability due to the rarity of Augmentation Materials.

Farm Monster Materials

During the Winter Star Festival, quests wherein you can easily obtain monster materials will be available. You can hunt monsters whose material is more difficult to collect, such as Xeno’jiva.

Earn Large Monster Gold Crowns

During the Winter Star Festival, quests with maximum and minimum Gold Crown monsters will be available again. Feel free to run through them as many times as you want and collect the rewards!

Gold Crown Quests and Featured Monster

Quest Name Monster
Deepgreen Blues Great Jagras
Pukei-Pukei
Tobi-Kadachi
Anjanath
Rathalos
Wildspire Bolero Kulu-Ya-Ku
Barroth
Jyuratodus
Rathian
Diablos
Coral Waltz Tzitzi-Ya-Ku
Paolumu
Pink Rathian
Legiana
Effluvial Opera Great Girros
Radobaan
Odogaron
Bazelgeuse
Rock n' Roll Recess Dodogama
Uragaan
Lavasioth
Azure Rathalos

Winter Star Fest Special Features

Receptionists Will Wear Winter Themed Outfits

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During the Winter Star Fest, the costumes of the NPCs around the hubs including the Handler and your pet pig get a winter makeover as they wear things more suited to the festive chilly weather.

Return of Event Quests

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During the Winter Star Fest, all event quests in the past that have already passed by will once again be available. Be sure to catch it if you've missed them the first time!

Boosted Facilities

Daily Login Bonuses

During this event, you get two Lucky Vouchers when you log in for the day instead of one. You can also get a Winter Star Ticket as a login bonus during the event! Lucky Vouchers increase the rewards for a quest, and the Winter Star Tickets are limited time items that are only available at this time.

Delivery Bounty

During this event the daily delivery bounty will give you bonus items, such as the Winter Star Ticket and Fireworks! Yay!

Sale on Facilities

During the event, facilities will hold a sale for their items, making them cheaper. 'Tis the season to be hunting, as it makes it easier to restock on those items due to the price drop!

Limited Seasonal Platter Meal

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Additionally, there is a special meal only available at the Gathering Hub for the duration of the Fest. The Seasonal Platter does not cost ingredients and buffs your character with 50 health and stamina points, and it has three star activation for food abilities! Don’t forget to fill up before a quest!

How to Join The Winter Star Fest

The Winter Star Festival occurs when you enter the Gathering Hub. If you’re just getting started, keep in mind you need to unlock the Gathering Hub in the story before being able to do this!

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