Monster Hunter Rise: all you need to know about DLC (Event Quests, items, more)

On this page, you will find all there is to know about DLC for Monster Hunter Rise on Nintendo Switch (out on March 26th 2021 worldwide). Below, you will find the list of all the additional content for the game, such as additional quests, items, pieces of equipment, and more. It will be updated on a regular basis as new content is announced/released, so make sure to keep checking back!

Important note: this page only lists DLC that is available to all players, and therefore excludes retailer-exclusive DLC (unless said DLC is later made available to all players).

Make sure to download the latest Software update in order to grab the latest sets of DLC for the game (including freebies)!

Latest update (June 11th)

Event Quest

Monster Hunter Rise – Additional Content: Free

Demo play bonus

  • Release date: March 26th 2021
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: Free
  • How to get: you need to have save data for the Monster Hunter Rise demo on your Nintendo Switch.
  • Contents:
    • Mega Potion x20
    • Pitfall Trap x5
    • Energy Drink x10
    • Mega Demondrug x5
    • Mega Armorskin x5

Pre-order and early purchase bonus

  • Release date: March 26th 2021
  • Available until: March 31st 2022
  • Price: Free
  • How to get: pre-order the game before March 26th 2021 or buy it at launch (retail or digital). For digital version, bonuses available until May 10th 2021. At retail, bonuses available while quantities last.
  • Contents:
    • Palamute Retriever Costume layered armor
    • Palico Forest Cat Costume layered armor
    • Novice Talisman

Double Pack Bonus

  • Release date: March 26th 2021 (Japan-only)
  • Available until: March 31st 2022
  • Price: Free
  • How to get: pre-order the Double Pack before March 26th 2021 or buy it at launch.
  • Contents:
    • Mega Potion x80
    • Shock Trap x10
    • Demon Powder x20
    • Hardshell Powder x20
    • Lifepowder x20
    • Armor Sphere x30

Kamura Pack 1: Big Hit Celebration

  • Release date: April 6th 2021 (North America) / April 7th 2021 (Europe, Japan)
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: Free
  • How to get: check in with Senri the Mailman
  • Contents:
    • Mega Potion x30
    • Well-done Steak x20
    • Large Barrel Bomb x10
    • Mega Demondrug x5
    • Mega Armorskin x5

Honey, Please Campaign

  • Release date: April 6th 2021 (North America) / April 7th 2021 (Europe, Japan)
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: Free
  • How to get: check in with Senri the Mailman
  • Contents:
    • Honey x50

Title Update 1

  • Release date: April 27th (North America) / April 28th (Europe, Japan)
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: Free
  • How to get: download the latest Software update (Ver. 2.0.0)
  • Contents:
  • Take on various new monsters
    • Apex Rathalos
    • Apex Diablos
    • Chameleos
    • Teostra
    • Kushala Daora
  • Standard quests for Apex Monsters: Some Apex Monsters will get their own standard quests. They broke free from the Rampage to wreak havoc around various locales!
  • Magnamalo appears in Rampage Quests. Magnamalo, the flagship monster of this game, will now appear during Rampage Quests. Use Hunting Installations or get up-close and personal to protect the village!
  • Unlock your Hunter Rank cap and challenge news monsters! Up until now, your Hunter Rank was capped at 7, but if you update to Ver.2.0, the cap will be removed depending on how far you’ve progressed in the Hub Quests. Once the cap is removed, you’ll earn Hunter Rank points after every quest. As you increase your Hunter Rank, quests featuring the newly added monsters will start appearing. You’ll also gain access to new Rampage Quests, Arena Quests, and advanced single player quests that’ll really test your skill!
  • Unlock your Hunter Rank cap and start forging layered armour! Once you’ve unlocked the cap, you’ll be able to forge layered armor, which allows you to change your hunter’s appearance without sacrificing the skills and stats of your regular armor. Bring some fashion to your hunts!
  • Lots of free Event Quests! There will be plenty of Event Quests you can download via the internet, after you’ve installed the free Title Update “Ver.2.0.” Once you’ve downloaded an Event Quest, you’ll be able to play it offline too, as many times as you want. Once you’ve downloaded an Event Quest, you’ll be able to play it offline too, as many times as you want.

Kamura Pack 2: Big Hit Celebration

  • Release date: April 27th 2021 (North America) / April 28th 2021 (Europe, Japan)
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: Free
  • How to get: check in with Senri the Mailman
  • Contents:
    • 30 Mega Potions
    • 20 Well-done Steaks
    • 10 Large Barrel Bombs
    • 5 Mega Demondrugs
    • 5 Mega Armorskins

Title Update 2

  • Release date: May 26th 2021 (North America) / May 27th 2021 (Europe, Japan)
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: Free
  • How to get: download the latest Software update (Ver. 3.0.0)
  • Contents:
  • Get ready to take on Crimson Glow Valstrax and Apex Zinogre!
  • A new ending to advance the story!
    • Ibushi and Narwa will finally meet. What will happen to Kamura!? Play the new quests in Ver.3.0 to find out!
  • Standard quests for Apex Monsters!
    • There will be standard quests for Apex Rathalos and Apex Diablos of course, but also for the newly added Apex Zinogre. Prepare yourself for some tough fights!
  • Capcom collabs starting in June!
    • For the first Capcom Collab, we will release an Event Quest in mid-June allowing you to obtain layered armor that makes your Palico look like Tsukino from Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin. We have several more Event Quests planned for the future that will reward you with layered armor of Capcom characters. Stay tuned to find out more!

Kamura Pack 3: Big Hit Celebration

  • Release date: May 27th 2021 (North America) / May 28th 2021 (Europe, Japan)
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: Free
  • How to get: check in with Senri the Mailman
  • Contents:
    • 30 Mega Potions
    • 20 Well-done Steaks
    • 10 Large Barrel Bombs
    • 5 Mega Demondrugs
    • 5 Mega Armorskins

Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin Bonus

  • Release date: July 9th 2021 (North America, Europe, Japan)
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: Free
  • How to get: have save data for Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin on your Nintendo Switch
  • Contents:
    • “Rider” hunter layered armour set

Monster Hunter Rise – Additional Content: Event Quests

  • Quest 1: Out of Sight, Out of Mind’s Eye (April 30th)
    • Objective:Hunt a Tetranadon
    • Locale:Lava Caverns
    • Conditions:HR 4 or higher
    • Rewards:“Ninjutsu” gesture
  • Quest 2: Beast of the Shadows (May 7th)
    • Objective:Hunt a Nargacuga
    • Locale:Shrine Ruins
    • Conditions:HR 4 or higher
    • Rewards:“Ninja Set” stickers
  • Quest 3: Heart of a Warrior (May 14th)
    • Objective:Hunt a Goss Harag and Magnamalo
    • Locale:Arena
    • Conditions:None
    • Rewards:Special Titles: Spearheader, One Clean Cut, Exemplary, Bold Hero, Haggard Warrior, Dreadnought, Warrior, Warring Lands, World Gone Mad, Skirmish
  • Quest 4: Haste Makes Waste (May 21st)
    • Objective:Hunt an Apex Arzuros
    • Locale:Flooded Forest
    • Conditions:HR 8 or higher
    • Rewards:Materials for “Cunning Specs”
  • Quest 5: I Can’t Do What Somnacan (May 28th)
    • Objective:Hunt a Somnacanth
    • Locale:Frost Islands
    • Conditions:HR 4 or higher
    • Rewards:“Blowing a Kiss” gesture
  • Quest 6: Dancing Parasol, Snowy Breeze (June 4th)
    • Objective:Hunt an Aknosom
    • Locale:Frost Islands
    • Conditions:HR 4 or higher
    • Rewards:“Cohoot Set” stickers
  • Quest 7: Heart of a Ninja (June 11th)
    • Objective:Hunt all target monsters (A Tobi-Kadachi, a Barrioth, and a Nargacuga)
    • Locale:Arena
    • Conditions:HR 4 or higher
    • Rewards:Special titles (Ninja, Decoy, Dupurr-licate, Nimble, Technique, Flank, The Code, Draw!, It Is So, Onwards!)
  • Quest : ??? (out in mid-June)
    • Objective:???
    • Locale:???
    • Conditions:???
    • Rewards:Palico Layered Armor: Tsukino Costume

Monster Hunter Rise – Additional Content: Event Quests

  • Challenge Quest 01 (May 28th)
    • Objective:Slay a Tetranadon
    • Locale:Arena
    • Conditions:Hunter Rank: None, Party Size: Two Players Max

Monster Hunter Rise – Additional Content: Paid

Deluxe Kit DLC Pack

  • Release date: March 26th 2021
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: 1 364 Yen + taxes
  • How to get: available as part of the Deluxe Edition for the game, or bought separately on the Nintendo eShop (or as Download Code at some retailers)
  • Contents:
    • “Kamurai” Hunter layered armour set
    • “Shuriken Collar” Palamute layered armour piece
    • “Fish Collar” Palico layered armour piece
    • 4 gestures
    • Samurai pose set
    • Kabuki face paint
    • “Izuchi Tail” hairstyle

Value Pack – DLC Pack 1

  • Release date: March 26th 2021
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: 2 000 Yen
  • How to get: available on the Nintendo eShop (each piece can be bought separately if you prefer)
  • Contents:
    • Hunter Layered Armor Pieces: “Fox Mask” Hunter layered armor piece, “Theater Wig” Hunter layered armor piece, “Wyverian Earrings” Hunter layered armor piece
    • Palico/Palamute Layered Armor Set: “Nine Tails” Palico layered armor set, “Long Coat Costume” Palamute layered armor set
    • Gestures/Pose Set: “High Five” gesture, “Attack” pose set, “Hurt” pose set
    • Face Paints: “Eye Shadow” makeup, “Hero” face paint, “Spread Wings” makeup
    • Hairstyles: “Airy Short Bob” hairstyle, “Beachy Waves” hairstyle, “Great Baggi Crest” hairstyle
    • Hunter Voices: Hunter Voice: Master Utsushi, Hunter Voice: Hinoa the Quest Maiden
    • Cohoot Outfits: “Wind-up Cohoot” Cohoot outfit, “Fluffy Hood” Cohoot outfit

Value Pack – DLC Pack 2

  • Release date: April 27th 2021 (North America) / April 28th 2021 (Europe, Japan)
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: 3 000 Yen
  • How to get: available on the Nintendo eShop (each piece can be bought separately if you prefer)
  • Contents:
    • Hunter Layered Armor Pieces: “Swallow Shirt”, “Swallow Gloves”, “Swallow Boots”
    • Palico/Palamute Layered Armor Set: “Bell Collar”, “Spiked Collar”, “Heart Collar”, “Bow Collar”, “Bone Collar”, “Spiked Collar”, “Heart Collar”, “Bow Collar”
    • Gestures/Pose Set: “Delightful Dance”, “Idol”
    • Face Paints: “Petit Face”, “Tear”
    • Hairstyles: “Samurai”, “Twin Ponytails”
    • Hunter Voices: Hunter Voice: Fugen, Minoto
    • BGM: “Yukumo Village”, “Kamura Village (Piano version)”
    • Cohoot Outfits: “Ace Pilot”, “Menacing Macaw”
    • Sticker Sets: “Special Stickers 1”

Value Pack – DLC Pack 3

  • Release date: April 27th 2021 (North America) / April 28th 2021 (Europe, Japan)
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: 2 500 Yen
  • How to get: available on the Nintendo eShop (each piece can be bought separately if you prefer)
  • Contents:
    • Hunter Layered Armor Pieces: “Felyne Ears”, “Felyne Tail”, “Canyne Mask”, “Canyne Tail”
    • Palico/Palamute Layered Armor Set: “Felyne Mask” (Palamute), “Canyne Mask” (Palico)
    • Gestures/Pose Set: “Hide Pose”, “Using The Wall Pose”
    • Face Paints: “Cheek Tusks”, “Stitches”
    • Hairstyles: “Noble Short”, “Delicate Beauty”
    • Hunter Voices: “Iori”, “Yomogi”
    • BGM: “Monster Hunter Series Bases”, “Monster Music: Dance Version”
    • Cohoot Outfits: “Out on the Hunt”, “Li’l Wingdrake”
    • Sticker Sets: “Special Stickers 2”

Appearance

  • Release date: April 27th 2021 (North America) / April 28th 2021 (Europe, Japan)
  • Available until: no end date
  • Price: see below
  • How to get: available on the Nintendo eShop (each piece can be bought separately if you prefer)
  • Contents:
    • One Character Edit Voucher (Free)
    • One Character Edit Voucher (300 Yen)
    • Two Character Edit Vouchers (500 Yen)
    • Three Character Edit Vouchers (700 Yen)

Monster Hunter Rise (Switch) is now available worldwide.

Source: Capcom


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