Be Respectful. I get that if we look at the EFR they are the same weapon, but if we talk about meta we should use "the best of the best". Monster Hunter World Light Bowgun Basics. horns are super easy- usually two sleep bombs and a couple sticky shots will break both, generally within one or two minutes. [–]TangibleTurian 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago* (4 children). If you haven't reached endgame yet you can report to the Early Game Transitional Sets section or to the "poverty" builds that are present in some albums. You can stun-lock the target with Sticky ammo, while burst it with Piercing ammo. Kinda surprised SS ended up being useful for bow. status ammo can be used to poison, tranq, sleep, paralyze, exhaust etc, most guns may do only a few so look at your weapon and see if it deploys the ammo you like to use, give your palico a weapon that applies status like paralyze (kitty of the valley does it, I think) or maybe sleep for even more status effects. use the following search parameters to narrow your results: Important News Alatreon Title Update & future updates delayed indefinitely due to COVID-19 More Info, Release TBD The Blazing Black Dragon, Alatreon Arrives! Art Submissions Must Adhere to Specific Criteria. This also includes posting topics that have been discussed in the past. A starter DD set is available in the newly added HR starter builds album. But if you don't need either of them you can run any glaive. In any case, I don't envy your position and I have to applaud what you managed to put together here. Question? These are not necessarily speedrunning builds (although many of the authors are speedrunners). I feel like digesting a bunch of builds at once can be overwhelming, but if you know that armor pieces like Nergigante Helm and Rathalos Chest have a place in the meta, it makes goals for farming much easier knowing they can fit in anywhere. I just need to get quests done to access the research commission ticket quests and I can start getting stuff builds done before Iceborne. [–][deleted] 42 points43 points44 points 1 year ago (0 children). There is no update to the meta SA album with Nerg Y. Expert & Critical Jewels can be switched out for decorations with elemental attack if you're facing a monster prone to elemental damage. So if you had to choose one to stick to almost all the time, Kjarr Decay will be the the better option. It outperforms Taroth Water iirc in certain match-ups, particularly any monsters that are weak to water like Toaster, Uragaan, and Lavasioth. One of the newest guns to … In the second case a set of standard buffs (attack up L food, mega demondrug, might seed, demon powder) have been added to the damage calculation. As such, the builds listed here will show the highest damage options available for every weapon type. Simply because Kjarr DBs come with Critical Element, which means you aren't forced to use 2-piece Rathalos sets, allowing usage of more optimal armor (Drachen or Kaiser Y for example, for Master's Touch). As far as I can tell, Zireael are outclassed by Kjarr DBs for dragon damage. [–]【bass cannon】EchoesPartOne[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (4 children). I really want to get into ranged weapons though! 90% of these are all the same except the weapon. Most of these sets however are con3 (sometimes even with ss1/2) with near 100% affinity and all of the affinity skills maxed out or close to, which means that you won't be able to squeeze much more damage in with con1. also, it really is a crime that there is no mention CantaPerMe in notable speed runners when he beats multiple of the ones listed's times even in TA runs. [–]UsuarioNoRegistrado 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). Continued violations after a temporary ban will result in a permanent ban. Do you know which perform better out of the two, raw or blast? Would you want those included? If you want to support a team it's not difficult to just stick Wide Range on your build and then heal yourself whilst providing a bit of extra juice to allies, but ultimately they'll be regenning chip damage through their augments, or if they're low they'll chug a Max Potion and they don't need anyone else's help except to distract the enemy, which is best done by being in its face and attacking it, or readying a Flash which anyone can use. All weapons have unique properties relating to their Attack Power, Elemental Damage and various different looks. For more details on those builds. That way people who are just looking for the quick answer know which ones to focus on. Here's a sneak peek of /r/monsterhunterclan using the top posts of the year! [–]BrotherNuclearOption 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children). :( I mean I can just replace the Kjarr Spark for Dante's? Another new mechanic with the Light Bowgun is the addition of new mod Dash Reload – allow you to quickly reload while evading. Thanks for the reply! Recoil suppression: This mod reduces recoil across all your ammo types, this can be equipped multiple times to further reduce recoil. Really, I believe this and the ATKT guide should be posts forever pinned for reference. Is there actually any builds that use Witcher stuff? I feel even the slightest time gain could be critical and really useful, [–][deleted] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children). These guides are amazing, thanks to all who contributed so much information. [–]InfiniteAFK 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]Namika 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago* (1 child), I really wish you'd put a note or a mention of the non-KT varients for some of these weapons. Mods are allowed to be discussed and links are allowed to be posted. Low effort content will be removed at Moderator discretion. The last 6% is from the 2 levels of critical eye! It's on the way however! History Talk (0) Share. Thanks for the hard work you put in! This also includes posting topics that have been discussed in the past. You have to have triple buff all the time while fighting Lunastra with this set.". Before going forward, let's clarify what a meta compilation means and what you will and will not find in this list. I know I'm missing something here but from my non AT rank ass, but I don't see why I need 200 pictures of builds to know that. [–]【bass cannon】EchoesPartOne[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (5 children). [–]sneakpeekbot 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). use a partbreaker 3 setup with LBG (i used empress shell styx for spare shot) and sleep bomb/wyvernblast for horns and claw. Tom's blog is so well made and full of information everyone including myself prefers quoting it instead of trying to reinvent the wheel. [–]pandes4l 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]Jonnnu 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]GunlanceTheLastLintern 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). These rare 9 and above weapons were added with the Iceborne Expansion and can only be obtained by players who own the expansion. edit- I checked and it indeed requires AL materials. I mostly use SA and HBG, but am wanting to branch out / improve my overall DPS. What are your thoughts on the Kjarr Assault Water over the Taroth Assault Support for pierce HBG? Like if attack is your priority, augment attack first followed by affinity or health. I haven't played it but I imagine it'll be like the Final Fanatsy event. You can already see some of the new hammer sets in the linked album. Thanks. I've read online that Bow is best suited for speedruns, while the Light Bowgun is suited for a support role? [–]Sundett 4 points5 points6 points 1 year ago (2 children). Especially since Diablos is better than most of those builds listed except for some of the Kjarr weapons in certain scenarios. Use Mind's Eye/Ballistics for Kirin, Critical Boost for more damage or Stamina Surge cause its that good shit. [–]FunlanceTiberiusEsuriens 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children). Which wide gunlance are meta? I'm primarily GS/IG and at the point I can comfortably solo anything under behemoth or AT elders. In Monster Hunter: World, the latest installment in the series, you can enjoy the ultimate hunting experience, using everything at your disposal to hunt monsters in a new world teeming with surprises and excitement. Gala is 3 slot but I would use that to fill with bolt gems anyways. [+]BestyyRO 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]Laughs in HammerTimeSetari 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (4 children). , I'm a bot, beep boop | Downvote to remove | Contact me | Info | Opt-out, [–]zygie 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). Amazing work, thanks a lot for posting this. Builds based on a different criteria (support, "tanking", evasion etc) are NOT included in this list. any suggestion for armor to replace the xeno gamma and nerg gamma in heavy bowgun with glutton? [–]Let me just sharpen my golden bagpipeFatBus 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]School of Bonkkenconme 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (0 children). Dante's Devil Sword and Kjarr Spark are two totally different weapons. You should rather just use a Diablos Tyrannis set and replace Handicraft with Critical Boost. [–]nerevarX 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). Yeah I didn't realize it until I opened it up lol. [–]alex7453 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child), Kjarr Bomber is better on Vaal and Nergigante. Posts that contain identifying info, including guesses at other party’s online/real ID’s, will also be removed and reported to reddit admins. In most cases you will likely end up just replacing the charm with Surge Charm and replacing a couple pieces to slot a Physique deco in. It doesn’t affect power coating. Very nice! claw takes a while, usually three sleep bombs or so. Cookies help us deliver our Services. This is not a bad change, got to wait to see what is at the end. edit- upon further testing, I decided to add a Ciri DB elemental set because the numbers aren't too far off from the main option to deem them unusable. [–]InfiniteAFK 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (2 children), the only CBs that can be considered as meta are Diablos Tyrannis II and Kjarr Strongarm Ice. This build focuses on the Light Bowgun's Wyvernblast move, making it more powerful as it hits the monster. [–]molteneye 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). 2. I appreciate the depth and number crunching everyone does to find this info, but it always just boils down to "farm the hardest three arch tempered bosses in the game for the same armor set, and then max out attack/crit." [–]Metaguy123 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (3 children). The difference between 2 and 3 isnt much at all, and its an expensive skill. tail can be got with sleep bombs and spamming slicing ammo, and usually comes off before you run out of ammo provided you get decent spare shot procs. is there anything i can replace the gala alpha head on the spread 3 glutton HBG set? © 2021 reddit inc. All rights reserved. I found it to be too painful with slice ammo. the Monster Hunter: World compendium by the players, for the players.We are currently maintaining 4,792 pages (3,254 articles).Please feel free to contribute by creating new articles or expanding existing ones.Version Française ici (en cours de construction) System requirements Feel free to register and join our user base by clicking here. And I know about Item Prolonger, sorry if it was worded poorly. The only mod it cannot equip is the Shield, and the Deviation Suppressor can only be equipped on Light Bowguns that have deviation. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. In fact you reminded me I should probably just mention them as early endgame sets. Iceborne Light Bowguns are Master Rank Light Bowguns in Monster Hunter World Iceborne (MHW). The augments that are used are under the weapon icon in the build. Thanks to the unknown redditor for the gold! RULES (to be expanded): If you're rocking a shield then stuff like Guard Up and a minimum of Guard Level 3 is good. Why? So... what happens once Arch tempered Nergigante comes out? [–]Infra4 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). [–]Angehlow 13 points14 points15 points 1 year ago (0 children). While I appreciate the elemental ammo advice, my usual routine has been to farcaster back to camp and switch out for a real weapon (like glutton) once the tail is off. You can make the complete set without beating Behemoth once. These rare 9 and above weapons were added with the Iceborne Expansion and can only be obtained by players who own the expansion. With release of AT Nerg, any changes to the Meta sets? By no means you are forced to use these exact same builds in your gameplay; if you're not feeling confident in your skills yet, if you want less stressful runs or if you simply try something different you can adapt the builds by adding the skills you want in them and sacrifice something else. [–]aPurpleLiger 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (0 children). Submissions must directly relate to MHW. From what I recall, the main reason why Taroth Support is better than Kjarr Water is that the large slot on the former allows you to easily build Mind's Eye in your build, which extends your critical range and therefore also the damage of pierce ammo. Join SOS's or make your own and just play what the group needs. Is there an icon that shows the augments in the imgur? This makes Geralt set the strongest and easiest to farm early endgame set you could possibly get access to to start your endgame grinding with a boost. There's so much data to go through, it's hard enough crafting the ideal builds for one weapon set, let alone all of them! Press J to jump to the feed. [–]【bass cannon】EchoesPartOne[S] 6 points7 points8 points 1 year ago (0 children). Farm Behemoth with plunderblade. I will simply update this thread by mentioning which sets have been changed. Now my mind is cleared up. New player here, currently HR45 and primarily main Dual Blades. [–]【bass cannon】EchoesPartOne[S] 8 points9 points10 points 1 year ago (1 child). We do not allow unmarked Spoilers pertaining to story content in the title, body or comment section. [–]【bass cannon】EchoesPartOne[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (2 children). All that armor does for SA is to make you lose 100% affinity to get in some conditional affinity and raw through Agitator, which makes those sets less consistent. (Info / Contact), [–]Twistedlol 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago (1 child). Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Also, Jinjinx and Tuna has guides dedicated for ATKT runs, for Phases 1 - 3 and Phase 4. [–]【bass cannon】EchoesPartOne[S] 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago (1 child). Similarly, people are taking a dim view to "supports" who spam heals and buffs and do no damage, because they drag hunts out and then what I described above happens, those windows of opportunities aren't used properly and fights get harder.