Astalos is a Large Monster in Monster Hunter Rise (MHR). It is a returning Monster in the Sunbreak Expansion that debuted in Monster Hunter Generations. Large Monsters are hostile and are usually the primary objective of Hunts. They provide valuable Materials when defeated. This page covers information on Astalos including weaknesses, drops, size information, strategies, tips and tricks to help you defeat this monster.
- Astalos became available with the release of the Sunbreak Expansion.
One hit is all it takes to extinguish fragile life.
When struck by its lightning, the effect will endure until death.
An example of its violent, murderous nature.
No matter how many lives are sacrificed it will never subside.
As if the copious amounts of blood it shed can never be enough.
MH Rise Astalos Characteristics & Locations
Large Flying Wyverns with crest-shaped organs that let them control vast amounts of electricity. Astalos vibrate these organs on their head, forked tail, and brilliant wings to charge the respective body part with electricity, yielding tremendous strength and an amplified attack range. Violent to a fault, witnesses have observed them using all their might to drive intruders from their territory.
- Found in:
- Is hostile when ??
- Attacks other monsters: Yes/No
- Small Monsters version: N/A
- Size: ♕ 1566.75 ~ ♕ 2176.04
- Species: Flying Wyverns
- Target of Quests:
In Search of the Doctor
- HP (Tempered): ~??
MH Rise Astalos Combat Info
Attacks with their head, wings, or tail will be charged with electricity. The movement, attack range, and strength of each part changes when electrified; when all parts are charged, these creatures become particularly dangerous, so targeting electrified parts to dispel their charge is essential.
- Elemental ?? Damage monster.
- Weak to
- Resistant to
- Kinsect Extract:
- Red: ??
- Orange: ??
- White: ??
- Enraged mode: ??
- Tips and notes go here
Quick Combat Tips
- Bring Armor that is mainly resistant to Thunder damage.
- Astalos is weaker against Ice damage, so gear up for that.
- Astalos does not perform many melee attacks so focus more on its mouth and tail to predict its attack better.
- When Astalos flies around, it generally means that it will make an explosive attack with an AoE around it. As you also cannot continue attacking it as its out of range its generally recommneded that you move away quickly.
MH Rise Astalos Attacks & Moveset
Quick Bite - Performs a quick bite to a target in front of it.
Thunder Barrier - Roars launching an orb that transforms into vertical thunders that move around and multiply a few times.
Thundertail - Starts flying close to the ground and then nails its tail to the ground, charging a sudden thunder attack around itself.
Thunderdrag - Flies towards its target charging its mouth full of thunder, to the ground and drags it forward a bit more.
Thunder Beam - Charges its mouth upwards and then throws a beam to a target that lasts for a short moment.
Tail Swing - Hammers its tail to an enemy behind, sticking it to the ground perform thunder damage.
Swing - Swings at enemies with a wing.
Spinning Swing - Performs a quick spin charged with thunder hitting its targets around it with its tail.
Thunder Smash - Flies up charging thunder energy and that heavily lands on a target performing thunder damage in a big area around.
Thunderwing - Rarely it may attack you using its wingarms hitting the ground towards a target dealing Thunder damage.
MHR Astalos Weaknesses
The table below indicates the various parts of the monster, including the types of damages that are weak to it.
The table below indicates the various parts of the monster, including the different elements that are weak to it.
MHR Astalos Ailment Effectiveness
The higher the bars on the graphs and the more stars, the more advantageous it will be for the player.
Poison Status Effect Graph
Stun Status Effect Graph
Paralysis Status Effect Graph
Sleep Status Effect Graph
Blast Status Effect Graph
Exhaust Status Effect Graph
Fireblight Status Effect Graph
Waterblight Status Effect Graph
Thunderblight Status Effect Graph
Iceblight Status Effect Graph
Monster Hunter Rise Astalos Materials
The tables below contains information on the different Items and Materials that can be obtained from the Low Rank, High Rank and Master Rank variations of Astalos
The table below indicates the various materials or items obtained from the Master Rank variation of Astalos, it also includes the percentage chance of how it can be acquired.
|Material||Target Rewards||Capture Rewards||Break Part Rewards||Carves||Dropped Materials|
|Astalos Shard||21%||--||27% (Back)||32% (Body)||30%, 55%|
|Heavy Astalos Shell||28%||30%||70% (Back)||25% (Body)||19%, 30%|
|Astalos Wingmembrane||19%||27%||30% (Wing)||15% (Body)||--|
|Boltscale||12%||12%||17% (Crest)||18% (Body), 17% (Tail)||--|
|Heavy Astalos Crest+||10%||--||80% (Crest)||8% (Body)||--|
|Astalos Scissortailblade||7%||10%||--||80% (Tail)||--|
|Astalos Mantle||3%||3%||3% (Crest), 3% (Back)||2% (Body), 3% (Tail)||1%|
|Astalos Wingripper||--||18%[x2]||50%[x1] (Wing), 20[x2] (Wing)||--||15%|
|Large Wyvern Tear||--||--||--||--||50%|
|Afflicted Dire Scale||--||--||40%||40%||--|
Low & High Rank
This Monster is only available in Master Rank content.
MHR Astalos Weapons & Armor
Armor and Weapons related to the Astalos Monster.
- High Raijard
- High Raijard +
- Voltaic Load
- Wyvern Blade "Peridot"
- Wyvern Blade "Peridot" +
- Wyvern Blade "Alexa"
- Astalos Sparkler
- Astalos Sparkler +
- Astalos Striker
- Grundner Flap
- Grundner Flap +
- Grünlicht Flap
- Veil of Lightning
- Veil of Lightning +
- Verdant Lightning
- Dark Chariot
- Dark Chariot +
- Zaram Chariot
- Astalos Crashblade
- Astalos Crashblade +
- Astalos Arcblade
- Wyvern Assault
- Wyvern Assault +
- Wyvern Crasher
- Sarganas Rapier
- Sarganas Rapier +
- Astalos Rapier
- Twin Wyvern Beams
- Twin Wyvern Beams +
- Twin Wyvern Bolts
- Astalos Joltrender
- Astalos Joltrender +
- Astalos Flashblaster
- Vajraklex Blade
- Amagarex Blade
- Amagarex Blade +
- Thunder Tusk
- Thunder Tusk +
- Thunder Dragon
MHR Astalos Buddies Weapons & Armor
MHRise Astalos Notes & Trivia
- Revealed in a Monster Hunter Digital Event on 15 March 2022