Bow (弓 yumi, an oversized Japanese bow) is a weapon category in Monster Hunter World (MHW). Made by: Kaede and Elpsyodey of the Mathalos community. Safi Bolt is more skewed towards raw favoured matchups such as Tigrex and Legiana (pretty much everything thunder weak is raw skewed). The Kjarr Water + Safi 5 set will average higher damage with close range coatings than Safi Aquabow + TCE.This build is most recommended for monsters that requires more than 90 shots to kill due to skewed hitzone values such as Brute Tigrex. The single attack deco is a flexible slot. The icing on the cake is the three slot for Augmentation. ( Log Out /  The only one severely outclassed enough for the Blast bow to always be better is the Bolt one as all the previous Bolt bows were subpar. Otherwise, it is also advantageous at being a specialised build for its para coatings. The Safi 5 builds made of Kjarr bows + Safi 5 piece will offer more stamina management skills and less agitator reliance at the cost of 1-2% dps per arrow. Stream is back and more powerful than ever.Unlike every other noteworthy Kjarr bow mentioned before, the stream bow is the only bow that exceeds Safi bows with TCE from having much higher elemental damage instead of raw! Coalescence builds are made for matchup that can apply blight to you through damage or special mechanics. 2. Now back to Mechwarrior! However the low total raw does make it inferior for the more raw skewed thunder matchups. There are actually several different optimal META builds for Bow in Monster Hunter World even within each of the 5 Elements, so we will be covering all of them and explaining what situations each is better in. As such, the builds listed here will show the highest damage options available for every weapon type. Lift your spirits with funny jokes, trending memes, entertaining gifs, … But it does survive in the metagame as a niche due to having Para coatings for matchups where para set ups are needed. 2. This is recommended as a general purpose set for its overall balanced performance. And Taroth Arrow Thunder is better in the thunder favoured matchups such as Nagracuga. Thank you for the detailed reply! He asked if the Blast bow was close in power or better than previous meta bows which it isn't. This build is more preferred if you were using Evasion Mantle with Cat horn Attack buff (these 2 will cap you at the 2.0x raw cap) and kill your oppoonent in under 80 shots. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. This is a little different to the Kjarr Water build due to the base raw of Kjarr Stream being the lowest at 240, making normal shot and spread shot less valuable in comparison. Read this Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Bow guide on the best loadout & armor build for this weapon. Kjarr bow + Safi 5 piece 3. RULES (to be expanded): -Be nice -No memes/art, please go to /r/MonsterHunter for this. Looking for elemental weapons in MHW? Con3/ss2 Safi 5 buildHoney Hunter build ID. ( Log Out /  Con3/ss2 BuildHoney Hunter build IDThe Con3 Variations are for people who prefer only to use Dash Juice whereas the Con1-2 Versions are used with Dash Juice + Felyne Blackbelt. If your prefer a non-peak version of these builds at a tiny bit of damage loss, Phemeto made a good video for em at Here. These Power builds will focuses purely on numerically maximum damage on hit. Start at 3:05. Since comfort is the primary consideration, I personally would recommend Kjarr water as the best option for its cost effectiveness and lower skill requirement. The Con3 Variations are for people who prefer only to use Dash Juice whereas the Con1-2 Versions are used with Dash Juice + Felyne Blackbelt. However the difference between blast builds and the 2 iterations of Kjarr builds are less than 1% in most matchups. Safi’s Aquashot Another Broken Light Bowgun Build. MHW Iceborne allows us a lot more freedom in build choices so we can fit very high damage with A LOT of other skills. This set improves damage by around 3% at the cost of the bleeding side effect.However, the cost of build is overall lower. (all-rounder) It’s worth pointing out that, for the best Thunder Bow builds, you can consider the Kirin Longarms Beta+.These gauntlets have some of the best gem slots in MHW (the same as the Garuga Greaves) and provide a whopping three levels of Thunder Attack.That means they’re both highly situational and highly versatile. Posted Under. However the difference between blast builds and the 2 iterations of Kjarr builds are less than 1% in most matchups. You might find this album very strange at first, as if every build is a raw bow build. Its a more specialised version compared to the above.If you want health boost 3, just remove the dragon attacks. However, this advantage is accompanied by around a 15% reduction in effective hp due to the life drain set bonus from Safi 5 piece. Builds based on a different criteria (support, "tanking", evasion etc) are NOT included in this list, but you are totally free to use them if you want. The best matchups for this bow will include:Tier 3: Blackveil Vaal, Velkhana, Ruiner Nergigante, Kushala Daora and Stygian Zinogre (it matches blast bow despite Stygian being dragon immune).Tier 2: Zinogre, Shrieking Legiana, Legiana, Acidic Glavenus. As you can see, the Safi Fatalis mix set exchanges elements for much higher raw and is mostly on par with Fatalis 4 piece set depending on the hzvs and enraged mods of the monster. MHW HBG Build mhw iceborne builds. Hey, this might be a stupid question but you recommended to attach attack jewels over dragon attack if the dragon hzvs is below 10 for the bow of vice and violence. Here I’ve used the USJ head in favour of the slinger cap 3 it offered. In comparison to the TCE unique fire comfort set. ( Log Out /  To illustrate this difference, we shall take the Kjarr King build variants: Safi 5 set, Safi Fatalis Mix set and the new Fatalis 4 piece set, for example. However, the requirements of high agitator uptime and only stamina surge 1 will restrict its practical performance. This bonus will placed in lay man terms can be summarised as: Having a free Health Boost 3 and Stamina Cap Up is nice but not meta changing, however, having True Spare Shot for free is! The fatalis bow and the relevant armour it brings is truly a savior of mind and soul. Con3/ss2 VariationHoney Hunter build IDThe Con3 Variations are for people who prefer only to use Dash Juice whereas the Con1-2 Versions are used with Dash Juice + Felyne Blackbelt. Feel free to use dragon attack charm instead and rearrange decos to reach higher levels of stamina surge at the cost of damage. Kjarr Spark: Safi 5 SetCon2/ss2 BuildHoney Hunter build IDCon3/ss1 BuildHoney Hunter build IDThe Safi 5 sets made of Kjarr bows + Safi 5 piece will offer more stamina management skills and less agitator reliance at the cost of 1-2% dps per arrow.This is recommended as a general purpose set for its overall balanced performance. A gaming enthusiast at heart, I grew up playing video games since the 90s. If you are concerned about the bleeding effect, try health augs on bow discussed down below. Taroth Bows will often match Safi Bows in performance and sometimes surpass them based on the matchups and the build variations. 1st Build. The Best Heavy Bowguns Builds … Hi, this is a developing webpage for aggregating bow builds and bow related resources from credible sources.This site will present builds in the chronological order of patch releases. Another Meta Bow for general use is Safi’s Shatterbow, unlike the elemental one, you don’t need status up, but can go straight for the Attack Awaken Skills. Thank you very much for the detailed analysis you share with us! Fire BuildsCon2 Meta SetCon3 Meta SetTaroth Fire Set, Water BuildsMeta Water Bow: Safi AquabowKjarr Water Set, Coalescence BuildsKjarr Builds Safi Velk Builds, Comfort BuildsFire Comfort Dragon ComfortIce Comfort Water Comfort Thunder Comfort. This is the standard template for coalesnce 1 builds. Alternate between elemental attack decos and Kjarr bows for other elements. But why would you not just use another elemental bow if that is the case. The reason why blast bow is legit in this post-Safi meta and no other timeline is that Capcom decided to make 2 blast bows with monstrous status and a broken set bonus known as the Dragonvein awakens. The thunder metagame has become a dumpster fire of confusion once again, mirroring the early days of Iceborne. As such, the builds listed here will show the highest damage options available for every weapon type. If you were able to trigger coalescence and maintain the buff, these builds will offer you the highest damage values. The con2 variation beats Safi Hellbow but the con3 variation does not. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. If so, for which skill would you recommend to swap it? Taroth Arrow Fire is the best bow against Namielle with its highest elemental damage value. 2. With a free True Spare Shot, you’ll on average gain 30 power coatings, which will net you about 8-9% more damage while Safi Fatalis mix set is using close coatings. Overall, if you don’t want to be confused, Safi bolt bow is the go to all rounded option. Amazing Evasion Kjarr Ice Bow Stamina Elemental Build. Thanks to Phemeto for showing me this build. Because Kjarr Stream is so above TCE sets and TCE ice does not have a unique set. 5. Look no further than our best endgame builds for longsword! Icicle Blizzard II is able to beat the Legiana … And Taroth Arrow Thunder is dominant in the thunder favoured matchups such as Nagracuga. Con3/ss2 Power Build Honey Hunter build IDLike previously mentioned, this set won’t out damage the one above but supports stamina surge 2. Safi Aquabow together with TCE will beat Kjarr Water when powercoatings are activated. But the damage aspect of this build is capped out. The para coating set is especially useful for Metalic Raths when setting up a head break. Due to the close proximity in performance between the 2 builds and the tightness of the power build. I don’t blame you, because I was equally surprised as I was mathing these out and optimising each option. Builds based on a different criteria (support, "tanking", evasion etc) are NOT included in this list. A Note on Kirin Longarms & Thunder Bows – MHW Best Bow. The 2 piece bonus, Inheritance, is simple. The Fatalis 4 piece bonus offers the equivalent of HealthBoost 3. ... High survivability along with quick and strong bow attacks; MHW: Fire Attack Build For The Bow *Following information are Monster Hunter World's best loadout, not Iceborne. This is not of great importance to bow since bow doesn’t use secrets most of the time. ( Log Out /  Never in my wildest dreams have I dreamt of the day where Hellbow and the Silver Rathalos Alpha set get dethroned.Kjarr King finally owns its rightful place as the best fire bow after being oppressed by a bow with mad stats made from a fire breathing dinosaur. It loses to TCE comfort sets by up to 3%. ( Log Out /  Making the Kjarr builds a much better choice in multiplayer hunts. Kjarr water doesn’t have power coatings : (. So I personally don’t think its a core skill outside of a few matchups. To sub in para coating for Gold Rathian, replace the spread shot. Although Kjarr King dominates from a meta perspective. However the low total raw does make it inferior for the more raw skewed thunder matchups. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. I understand that there are different elements which are strong against another, but what is the best for general purpose? Highest Fire damage set for purely coalesence based matchups. As such, the builds listed here will show the highest damage options available for every weapon type. Swap out the dragon attack decos for attack boost against match ups where dragon hzvs is below 10. KT is back and back with vengence. There will be 5 iterations of Bow builds with the introduction of MR KT Bows. MHW Iceborne Bow meta build In Iceborne, the new Silver Rathalos now give you the True Critical Element instead of … Water BuildsWater Meta option 1: Safi AquabowWater Meta option 2: Kjarr WaterWater Comfort, Thunder BuildsThunder MetaThunder Comfort. What really brings the Fatalis set on the tables is the 4 piece bonus. You unlock the skill cap of all skills with secrets, meaning that you can use agitator secret and max might secret for example, as long as you can slot both in. Well, the tenderising duration has been extended to 3 mins. This build is made on Iceborne's last patch and is a build that is centered around Iceborne's Meta Endgame builds. Best Sword and Shield Build in Fatalis Meta for MHW. The Con3 variation of the power build loses due to having to cut dps skills. Builds based on a different criteria (support, "tanking", evasion etc) are NOT included in this list. Note: When comparing performances in non-namielle match ups. Monster Hunter World Iceborne Bow Endgame Meta Build Endgame Fatalis Armor Build Fatalis Build Skill List A raw damage type build for the Bow. Highest Thunder damage set for purely coalesence based matchups. In Monster Hunter World, the Bow is a mid-ranged weapon that can deal high continuous damage with its shots. And Safi Velk is generally better for the personal preference for para coatings. As such, the builds listed here will show the highest damage options available for every weapon type. Whether you prefer this build or the Safi 5 sets will depend on your in-game performance and preference. The Safi Mix set is used for match ups where peak is impossible to keep up, for example Lunastra and Raging Brachydios. The Icing on the cake is the Secret Cap removal, basically make skills like Divine Blessing, Artillery easier to access. Overall, Kjarr Bows + Safi 5 piece has increased damage by roughly 2-3% across the board over Safi bows + TCE. There will be many intereptations to how this set can be made but in my opinion this is the best set up.Alternate between elemental attack decos and Kjarr bows for other elements. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. The water meta is divided based on the hitzone value of the monster you’re facing and personal skill levels. Discover the magic of the internet at Imgur, a community powered entertainment destination. 53.0k Safi Bolt is more skewed towards raw favoured matchups such as Tigrex and Legiana (pretty much everything thunder weak is raw skewed). Fatalis Armor bonus grant True Razor Sharp/ Spare Shot at 4 pieces. This in turn freeing your jewel slot for more DPS boosts. Twitter has my current sets and I will updated them as I’m making them. Con3/ss2 Power Build Honey Hunter build IDLike previously mentioned, this set won’t out damage the one above but supports Stamina surge 2. Note: When comparing performances in non-namielle match ups. The con2 variation beats Safi Hellbow but the con3 variation does not. This is the meta now for MHW. However kjarr fire is best for non-Nami. Taroth Arrow Fire is still a very good bow and the best against Namielle with its highest elemental damage value. The Fatalis set bonus is the tie breaker. Who cares anyway, you can do all builds at once with Fatalis armor now. The Agi5 version lost slightly despite a cast of raw favoured match ups due to minor math differences derived from improved efficiency from Master’s Charm 5. The thunder metagame is blurred, again. Its nice. Sorry im sick and i’ve just got back from surgery, feel like ass, but gotta get the last update vid out. The other set we cover in this video our cursed set, a Sleep Exhaust Switchaxe build. Please read the following before moving on to the builds. The meta in MHW is, for several reasons¹, a damage-oriented meta. Unlike the fire sets, TCE dragon does not have a unique comfort set. The rivalry between Safi Boltbow, Taroth Arrow Thunder and Kjarr Spark mirror the thunder meta of early days of Iceborne. HBG album: Safi’Jiiva – HBG Relic Sets – 12.02 … Continue reading Safi Boltbow will use the same builds as the previous patch. The meta in MHW is, for several reasons, a damage-oriented meta. Dragon is pretty irrelevant but here’s a build for it anyways. Change element augments and swap out the dragon attack decos for attack boost against match ups where dragon hzvs is below 10. Con2/ss2 Safi 5 BuildHoney Hunter build ID, Con3/ss1 Safi 5 BuildHoney Hunter build ID. MHW Iceborne Builds MHW Iceborne Heavy Bowgun MHW Iceborne Weapons. We are very sorry. As previously mentioned, the Fatalis bow just has so much raw over the meta blast bows that made blast procs fairly irrelevant. After adjusting for the average proc of 11 blast on Ruiner, the Fatalis bow still pulls ahead by a healthy margin. Kjarr Water unfortunately does not have power coatings and thus will lose by 2-3% against the TCE comfort set. Kjarr bow + Safi 3 piece + Raging Brachy 2 piece. About ethugamer. The meta in MHW is, for several reasons¹, a damage-oriented meta. MHW Bow Builds Compilation In the current meta of MHW, if you decide to play Bow, then prepare to grind for all the elemental Bow there is, there is no way around it. Capcom did it’s magic and decided to make the Fatalis armour insanely op. The generalised break even point is around 90 shots, however hzvs will vary this number. 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