Defense in Monster Hunter World (MHW) is a cummulative stat that equals the total protection the player or monster has against Raw Damage.
Improve Defense in Monster Hunter World
- Players can equip Armor that increases their defense against Attack Power
- Players can equip Charms that increase their defenses against Attack Power
- Players can seek out Skills that increase their defense against Attack Power
- Certain Weapons provide protections against Attack Power
Armor, Weapons and Skills with Defense
- The Defense Boost Skill increases player's defense stat.
- Charms with Defense Bonuses are:
- The Armors with the best raw defense are:
- The Weapon categories that provide good defense are: