Monster Hunter World (MHW)

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This page contains information for all the latest updates and news which have been released for Monster Hunter World (MHW) and the Iceborne expansion. Don't miss any of the newest updates to the game!

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Monster Hunter Movie Crossover (December 4th)

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A collaboration between the Monster Hunter Movie and Monster Hunter World is available now! See the New World as the movie's main character Artemis, voiced by Milla Jovovich.

Monster Hunter Movie Crossover

Crossover Event Quests
The New World To Our World

Iceborne Update 15.10 Released! (December 4th)

Monster Hunter World 15.10 Update

In a new quality-of-life update for Iceborne, the Safi'jiiva Siege has been updated to scale in difficulty based on the number of players, allowing solo players to more easily challenge the beast! Temporary Events and Festivals are also made permanently available on a rotating schedule to ensure access to players from now into the future.

Iceborne 15.10 Update and Release Date

The Return of Fatalis

Fatalis has returned to Monster Hunter World: Iceborne. Fatalis is the main recurring monster in the Fifth and Final Update for Monster Hunter World Iceborne.

In order to fight fight Fatalis, players must finish the story of Iceborne and complete the Alatreon Investigation.

Latest Information on Fatalis

Arch-Tempered Velkhana Arrives

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Arch-Tempered Velkhana has arrived along with the Fun Fright Fest! Hunters will be able to hunt it by doing The Place Where Winter Sleeps event quest.

Arch-Tempered Velkhana comes with a completely new armor set. Click the link below for more information about its stats and requirements!
Velkhana Gamma + Armor Set Stats and Skills

Fun Fright Fest

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From October 15, 2020 5 p.m. PDT to November 5, 2020 4:59 p.m. PDT the Fun Fright Fest will be held at the Seliana Gathering Hub. Players can get Armor and Layered Armor, and decorations related to the fest by doing their respective Event Quests.

Fun Fright Fest Details

The Final Stand Update

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The Final Stand Update is the Fifth and Final Free Update for Monster Hunter World: Iceborne. The update includes the the return of the Legendary Elder Dragon Fatalis, a new Seliana Fest, and a lot more! Check out below for more details about The Final Stand Update.

The Final Stand Update

Current and Upcoming Fests

These are the current and upcoming fests that players can attend for 2020! These are events that give special quests and make certain items available, as well as giving extra login bonuses!

Astera Fests Seliana Fests
September 17, 2020 5 p.m. PDT — September 30, 2020 4:59 p.m. PDT
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October 15, 2020 5 p.m. PDT — November 5, 2020 4:59 p.m. PDT
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Frostfang Barioth Appears

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On August 7th, a new colored variant of Barioth known as Frostfang Barioth was revealed in a new event quest. Watch out for its Ice attacks!

How to Beat Frostfang Barioth

Alatreon Wreaks Havoc!

At long last, the awaited foe Alatreon has returned to Monster Hunter World: Iceborne. Without a doubt, Alatreon is the most difficult Monster to appear in Iceborne so far. It will take plenty of preparation to handle this multi-elemental beast!

How to Beat Alatreon

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