Monster Hunter Rise

Pukei-Pukei - Monster Hunter Rise (Materials, Weaknesses and Strategies)

The Pukei-Pukei is probably the most colourful monster in Monster Hunter Rise. Don't let his jovial appearance fool you though, he has more than one trick up his sleeve and clearly doesn't have a tongue in cheek. In this guide, you will be introduced to his attacks, his weaknesses, as well as the novice and expert materials he can bring back to forge weapons and armour.


Big Monster : Pukei-Pukei

Species : Raptor wyvern
Element : None
Threat: 4 stars

The weaknesses of Pukei-Pukei

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How to beat the Pukei-Pukei

To come

The materials of Pukei-Pukei

By fighting a monster, you can get different items and materials for making armour or weapons which we have listed in the following table. This is how the table works:

  • Target - Represents your chance to get this material by completing a quest that involves this monster.
  • Capture - Your chance to get this material at the end of the quest by capturing this monster, even if it was not the target of the quest.
  • Damage - Your chance to get this extra material by completing a quest that involves this monster, if you damage it in a specific place.
  • Skinning - Your chances of obtaining this material by skinning the carcass or broken/severed element of the target.
  • Recovered - Your chance to make this material fall to the ground by injuring the monster, throwing it against a wall, or making it fight another monster.

Novice Rank

MaterialsTargetSeizeDamageCutting upRecovered
Pukei Scale20%19%25%42%60%
Pukei shell27%31%80%32%40%
Pukei Feather11%16%80%10%--
Pukei tail7%12%--80%--
Pukei pocket14%22%75%16%--
Poison bag11%--------
Monster bone (G)10%--------
Tear of wyvern--------50%

Expert Rank

MaterialsTargetSeizeDamageCutting upRecovered
Pukei Scale +21%19%22%42%60%
Pukei armour28%34%80%32%40%
Pukei-Pukei Wing12%15%80%10%--
Pukei Pocket +15%18%75%16%--
Toxin pocket11%--------
Aceros bones10%--------
Raptor wyvern gem3%5%3%4%1%
Pukei tail--9%--70%--
Tear of wyvern--------25%
Large wyvern tear--------25%

Master Rank

MaterialsTargetSeizeDamageCutting upRecovered
Pukei-Pukei Shard18%19%22%42%60%
Pukei-Pukei Cortex26%33%80%32%40%
Egide Pukei-Pukei11%15%45%10%-
Large Pukei-Pukei pocket14%16%75%16%-
Pukei-Pukei Whip7%9%-80%-
Venom pouch11%----
Os rigidos10%----
Mythical Bird Gem3%3%3%4%1%
Raptor wyvern gem-5%---
Tear wyvern----15%
Large wyvern tear----35%
Distressed scale--20%20%-