Shogun Ceanataur is a Large Monster in Monster Hunter Rise (MHR). It is a returning Monster and the first Carapaceon to be made available in MHR. Large Monsters like Shogun Ceanataur are hostile and are usually the primary objective of Hunts. They provide valuable Materials when defeated. This page covers information on Shogun Ceanataur including weaknesses, drops, size information, strategies, tips and tricks to help you defeat this monster.
- Shogun Ceanataur became available with the release of the Sunbreak Expansion.
With a fearsome leap, the hunter thinks its prey vaniquished.
But what it finds are not spoils of victory...
But discarded armor, shed like a husk.
And when the beast finds its next target...
It doesn't think twice about leaving its old shell behind.
It finds new armor to don, its blades as deadly as ever.
Those who oppose it have no choice but to atone with their lives.
Shogun Ceanataur General Info
These large Carapaceons can be found around volcanoes and in the Flooded Forest. Shogun Ceanataur wield long, developed claws that are usually folded away, but unfurl into terrifying blades when enraged. Shogun Ceanataur, like the Daimyo Hermitaur, are also known to use wyvern skulls as shells. Specimens that do, have been observed using a water jet-like attack.
- Class: Carapaceon
- Size: ♕ TBC ~ ♕ 739.33
- Small Monster version: Ceanataur
- Hostile when ??
- Attacks other monsters: Yes
- Found in:
- Target of Quest(s):
- HP (Tempered): ~??
Shogun Ceanataur Combat Info
Shogun Ceanataur change up the way they fight depending on the shell they wear. Breaking the shell exposes the weak point, so focus your attention there. However, Shogun Ceanataur wield claws that can attack a wide area. Prioritize breaking the claws to reduce their threat.
- Threat Level: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
- Elemental Water Damage Monster.
- Weak to
- Resistant to
- Kinsect Extract:
- Red: ??
- Orange: ??
- White: ??
- Enraged Mode: ??
- Can be lured with: ??
- Tips and notes go here
Quick Combat Tips
- Shogun Ceanataur is not afraid to show its back to the enemy as it is protected by the shell, but the shell can be destroyed so don't pull your attacks against the shell.
- If its shell is destroyed, its back will become one its weakest body parts. Hunters should not waste time, and spam attacks at its new weak point, as it may enter the ground and come out again with a new shell.
MH Rise Shogun Ceanataur Attacks & Moveset
Side Claw Swipe - Walks sideway towards a target while swinging its claw without exposing its head.
Cross Claw -Walks towards a target with its claws wide opened to then swing them in opposite directions.
Hunt Down - Quickly shapens its claws, and then jumps towards a target and quickly heavily swings both claws downwards penetrating the ground. It takes a short moment to pull the claws out of the ground giving the hunters a chance to attack.
Enter the Ground - Digs down and comes up again attempting to surprise a target with an aggresive quick claw swing coming out.
One Two - Swing a claw downwards and rapidly swings the other one.
Shogun Ceanataur Weaknesses
The table below indicates the various body parts of Shogun Ceanataur 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.
|Shogun Ceanataur Parts|
The table below indicates the various body parts of Shogun Ceanataur 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.
|Shogun Ceanataur Parts|
Shogun Ceanataur 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
Shogun Ceanataur Materials
The tables below contain information on the different Items and Materials that can be obtained from the Low Rank, High Rank and Master Rank variants of Shogun Ceanataur.
The table below indicates the various materials or items obtained from the High Rank variation of Shogun Ceanataur, it also includes the percentage chance of how it can be acquired.
|Material||Target Rewards||Capture Rewards||Break Part Rewards||Carves||Dropped Materials|
|Ceanataur Cortex||24%||27%||10% (Shell), 70% (Shell)||41% (Body)||80%, 20% [x2]|
|Heavy Ceanataur Leg||32%||36%||--||32% (Body)||--|
|Ceanataur Hardclaw||22%||12%[x2]||70%[x2] (Claw), 30% (Claw)||17% (Body)||--|
|Monster Slogbone||12%||10%||20% (Shell)||--||--|
|Fine Black Pearl||10%||15%||--||10% (Body)||25%|
|Heavy Wyvern Scalp||--||--||70% (Shell), 100% (Shell)||--||--|
|Solid Bone||--||--||30% (Shell)||--||--|
|Crab Pearl +||--||--||--||--||75%|
|Afflicted Shell||--||--||20% (Anomaly Quests)||20% (Anomaly Quests)||--|
Low Rank & High Rank
This Monster is only available in Master Rank content.
Shogun Ceanataur Weapons & Armor
Armor and Weapons related to the Shogun Ceanataur Monster.
- Ceanataur Blade
- Gloom of Night
- Ceanataur Blade +
- Killer's Scythe
- Nightmare Frilled Blade +
- Oppressor's Forger
- Royal Order's Great Sword +
- Tigrex Supreme Sword +
- Vadel Frostedge
- Valtos Rapier +
- Vendetta Hornsword +
- Wyvern Gnasher
- Xiphias Gladius
- Piercing Crab
- Piercing Crab +
- Ceanataur Blaster
- Huge Tigrex Skull +
- Dual Scissors
- Guardian Blade
- Guardian Blade +
- Bladed Edges
- Bladed Edges +
- Limb Cutter
Shogun Ceanataur Buddy Weapons & Armor
Notes & Trivia
- Revealed in a Teaser Trailer on 30 September 2021