Monster Hunter Rise

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

King of the skies and terror of the various biomes of Monster Hunter RiseThis is the Rathalos! This male version of the Rathian is much more inclined to use flames and likes to stay in the air. It's up to you to bring him down to earth. In this guide, we'll introduce you to his attacks, his weaknesses, and the novice and expert materials he can bring back to forge weapons and armour.


Great Monster: Rathalos

Species : Flying Wyvern
Element : Fire
Threat: 6 stars

The weaknesses of the Rathalos

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How to beat the Rathalos

To come

The materials of the Rathalos

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
Rathalos Scale16%--66%38%50%
Rathalos shell31%30%68%24%30%
Palmure Rathalos23%27%25%20%--
Rathalos Tail7%19%--70%--
Flame pocket14%----12%--
Rath marrow7%7%30%7%--
Rathalos plate2%3%4%3%1%
Rath Greenhouse--14%75%--20%
Tear of wyvern--------50%

Expert Rank

MaterialsTargetSeizeDamageCutting upRecovered
Rathalos scale +15%--%63%36%50%
Rathalos breastplate27%32%45%24%30%
Rathalos Wing20%27%30%19%--
Infernal pocket15%----12%--
Rath marrow10%--20%12%--
Medulla Rath7%7%30%7%--
Rathalos plate5%5%7%5%3%
Rathalos Ruby1%3%4%3%1%
Rathalos Tail--12%--%60%--
Rathalos Greenhouse +--14%70%--19%
Tear of wyvern--------15%
Large wyvern tear--------35%

Master Rank

MaterialsTargetSeizeDamageCutting upRecovered
Rathalos Radiance17%-64%36%50%
Rathalos Cortex31%32%62%24%30%
Egide Rathalos23%27%30%19%-
Explosive pocket15%--12%-
Rathalos Whip7%12%-70%-
Rathalos Ruby5%5%7%5%3%
Rathalos Mantis2%3%3%3%1%
Rath Sharp Greenhouse-14%70%-19%
Medulla Rath-7%30%5%-
Tear wyvern----10%
Large wyvern tear----40%