Cactuar is an Endemic Life creature in Monster Hunter World (MHW). These animals and insects are found out in the field, and can be captured by dedicated Hunters looking to research the New World.
A mysterious creature from Eorzea that looks like a cactus but is not. Releases 1000 needles when struck.
You can also choose to kick Cactuar, just like a paratoad. This will cause Cactuar to release a thousand needles, dealing around 1000 damage in ticks of 100. This is able severely injure early-game monsters.
You can find Cactuar in:
- Area 4 of Wildspire Wastes, by where the Apceros graze.
- Area 8 of Wildspire Wastes, in the quicksand trap area.
- Area 7 of Wildspire Wastes, to the left of camp 11 near the Gajalaka.
Cactuar Capturing Rewards
You can capture Cactuar by using the infinite item "capture net" then aiming for the creature with the control's trigger and pressing Square on your controller when the outline of the frame turns orange.
- House placing:
- Other rewards:
- It's one of the cute critters from Eorzea! I tried to pet it, but this little guy's got thorns - a thousand of them! I'll be tweezing for weeks...