Risen Kushala Daora is a Large Monster in Monster Hunter Rise (MHR). It is one of the new Monsters in the Sunbreak Expansion. Large Monsters such as Risen Kushala Daora are hostile and are usually the primary objective of Hunts. They provide valuable Materials when defeated.
Risen Kushala Daora Monster Guide: Characteristics, Weaknesses, Drops, Locations, Weapons & Armor, Strategies, Tips & Tricks and more to help you defeat Risen Kushala Daora in MH Rise.
Dashing across a snowy plain
Monsters nipping at the heel
Out of breath, limbs in pain
Doomed to end as meal
One last stand, a final try
To die a hero's death
Then help arrives from the sky
Like a divine breath
MH Rise Risen Kushala Daora Characteristics & Locations
Risen Kushala Daora are elder dragons that have found a way to overcome their affliction. By suppressing the Qurio virus, they have gained great strength and new abilities. They command destructive storms, easily cornering their prey with a more varied arsenal of attacks than their regular counterparts. When their anger reaches its peak, they'll enter into their Risen state and their body will begin to glow.
- Class: Elder Dragon
- Size: ♕ __smallest__ ~ ♕ 2353.14
- Small Monster version: N/A
- Hostile when attacked.
- Attacks other monsters: Yes/No
- Found in:
- Turf War(s):
- Target of Quests:
Risen Kushala Daora
MH Rise Risen Kushala Daora Unlock Information
In order to unlock Risen Kushala Daora, you must first reach Master Rank 120. After this prerequisite is met, Risen Kushala Daora will be available for hunting in Quests in which the monster appears in, as well as in expeditions.
MH Rise Risen Kushala Daora Combat Info
After inflicting a sufficient amount of damage to a Risen elder dragon, they'll enter into a Risen state. In this state, their attacks are much more powerful. With Risen Kushala Daora, they II draw in everything around them and then unleash it as a giant tornado. Stay on the offensive to prevent them from entering this state or to knock them out of it.
- Threat Level: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
- Weak to
- Resistant to
- Kinsect Extracts:
- Red: Head, Neck, Back, Tail
- Orange: Foreleg, Abdomen, Hind Leg
- White: Wing
- Item Effectiveness:
- Enraged Mode: Enraged info goes here
- Rampage: Rampage info goes here
Quick Combat Tips
- First and foremost, use equipment that contains Chameleos Blessing! This skill negates wind pressure, so it is a must before facing Risen Kushala Daora. Craft the Haze Jewel 1 to obtain it and then slot it in your equipment.
- Once Risen Kushala Daora enters its risen state, aim for the head! Attacks on any other part will not do damage to it!
- Besides its increased viciousness while Risen, Kushala Daora's attacks now cover more ground and may require you to roll more often. Be careful when you are trying to read its patterns!
- Don't forget to bring Nulberries to the fight! Many of Risen Kushala Daora's attacks inflict Dragonblight.
- Try to knock it out of its Risen state. Keep dealing damage to the Risen Kushala Daora to turn it back to normal.
MH Rise Risen Kushala Daora Attacks & Moveset
Swiping Claws - Risen Kushala Daora uses its two front claws to slash. It swipes with its right arm and then with its left arm. Both arms are engulfed by a small tornado that lets out a blast forward.
Slam - While Risen Kushala Daora is on the air, Risen Kushala Daora will land on a powerful and massive slam. Immediately, it will get on the air again, charge a powerful blast of air and release it forward.
Risen Wind Nova - Risen Kushala Daora soars to the sky and turns, creating a powerful blast of wind energy on the ground that rotates and creates a spherical explosion that gets wider before being dissapearing.
Risen Kushala Daora Weaknesses
The table below indicates the various body parts of Risen Kushala Daora and the damage values for each Physical Damage type. These values indicate the effectiveness of attacks that deal these damage types. The higher the value, the more effective the attack. Note that Weapons can vary in the types of Physical Damage dealt depending on the moves used.
|Risen Kushala Daora Parts|
The table below indicates the various body parts of Risen Kushala Daora and the damage values for each Elemental Damage type. These values indicate the effectiveness of attacks that deal these damage types. The higher the value, the more effective the attack. Certain Weapons can have Elemental Damage properties which are added into the damage calculation along with their Physical Damage type.
|Risen Kushala Daora Parts|
Risen Kushala Daora 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
MH Rise Risen Kushala Daora Materials
The tables below contains information on the different Items and Materials that can be obtained from the Low Rank and High Rank versions of Risen Kushala Daora.
The table below indicates the various materials or items obtained from the Master Rank version of Risen Kushala Daora. It also includes the percentage chance of acquiring the materials.
|Material||Target Rewards||Capture Rewards||Break Part Rewards||Carves||Dropped Materials|
|Daora Cortex||16%||--||--||x1 27% (Body), x1 9% (Tail)||x1 (34%), x1 (50%)|
|Daora Shard||26%||--||x1 9% (Head)||x1 22% (Body)||25%|
|Daora Hardclaw||20%||--||x2 30% (Wing)||x1 17% (Body)||x1 (10%), x1 (10%)|
|Daora Fellwing||15%||--||x1 70% (Wing)||x1 10% (Body)||--|
|Daora Lash||12%||--||--||x1 80% (Tail)||--|
|Daora Gem||7%||--||x1 7% (Head)||x1 7% (Tail)||--|
|Large Elder Dragon Gem||4%||--||x1 4% (Head)||x1 3% (Body), x1 4% (Tail)||x1 (1%)|
|Daora Hardhorn||--||--||x1 80% (Head)||x1 21% (Body)||--|
|Pure Dragon Blood||--||--||--||--||x1 (15%), x1 (15%)|
|Old Dragon Treasure||--||--||--||--||x1 (40%)|
|Risen Dragonbone||--||--||40% (Anomaly Quests)||40% (Anomaly Quests)||--|
|Risen Dragonbone +||--||--||40% (Anomaly Quests)||40% (Anomaly Quests)||--|
Low & High Rank
This Monster is only available in Master Rank settings.
MH Rise Risen Kushala Daora Weapons & Armor
- This Monster has no associated Weapons
MH Rise Risen Kushala Daora Buddy Weapons & Armor
- This Monster has no associated Palico Weapons
- This Monster has no associated Palico Armor
- This Monster has no associated Palamute Weapons
- This Monster has no associated Palamute Armor
Notes & Trivia
- Can be lured with ??
- Camouflage works until ?? range