Grand Appreciation Fest is a seasonal festival in Monster Hunter World (Iceborne). During the Grand Appreciation Fest, players will enjoy discounted pricing, additional quest rewards, increased availability of Event Quests and more.
For a limited time, the Lunar Terrace and its staff will serve all hunters in vivid seasonal outfits.
- A special seasonal platter will also be available, packed with fresh ingredients. These ingredients are on the house!
- Get the Handler and your Poogie into the spirit of things with special outfits! Check the Notice Board for the Grand Appreciation Fest availability.
- The Handler's special outfit is only available during the event. To change outfits, talk to the Housekeeper and select "Change the Handler's Outfit". The poogie's seasonal outfits can still be used even after the event ends.
During the Grand Appreciation Fest, many facilities and features provide some extra perks!
Grand Appreciation Fest Activities
- Sales: During a fest, each facility features daily sales
- Event Quests: Event quests available only during the Grand Appreciation Fest and other challenge quests are available. In addition, during a fest, most of the past event quests are available again! If you missed out the first time, make sure to try again for a chance at special equipment!
- Login Bonus: Not only will you get three lucky vouchers during a fest instead of one, you'll also receive a special Gratitude Ticket! The ticket is used to craft the Astral Alpha + Armor Set
- Limited Bounties: Weekly Limited Bounties will change on a daily basis during fests, and will reward you with Snowman items or Gratitude Ticket. Snowman is a consumable item. Use them when you're on on a quest or expedition. You can craft more of them by using a Joyful Ticket or Gratitude Ticket when talking to the Elder Melder.
- VIP Gratitude Ticket: During the event, you can obtain VIP Gratitude Tickets from Low Level Hunter Helper Rewards, or from Special Rewards from master rank quests and expeditions. Also, if you have the Astral Alpha + Armor Set equipped and activate its bonus skill, you'll have a much greater chance to get tickets from the rewards!. Some layered armor, charms and decor can only be forged with these special tickets, so don't miss out!
- Steamworks: Help out at the Steamworks during the event to obtain special Complimentary Items!
- Lynian Observatory: New Observation Logs have been added. Talk to the Lynian Researcher to find out more
- Room Decor: New Room Decor was added in celebration of the Grand Appreciation Fest! Check it out by speaking to the Housekeeper in your Seliana room.
Grand Appreciation Fest Weapons & Armor
- Event-only Armor: Astral Alpha + Armor Set and Layered Armor.
- Event-only deliveries:
1x VIP Gratitude Ticket and 800 Research Points for Appreciative Snowman
1x VIP Gratitude Ticket and 100 Research Points for Felyne Balloon
1x VIP Gratitude Ticket and 100 Research Points for Grimalkyne Balloon (White)
1x VIP Gratitude Ticket and 100 Research Points for Grimalkyne Balloon (Black)
1x VIP Gratitude Ticket and 100 Research Points for Gajalaka Balloon
These weapons & Armor were added by new Master Rank Event Quests and are not exclusive to this event. The new quests are
- Flora Frostbite (Wyverian Ticket, used to craft Wyverian Ears Alpha +)
- Beef is never a Mi-Steak (Meaty Canteen Ticket, used to craft Well-done Hammer and Juicy Well-done Hammer)
- A Shocking Climax (Unity Symbol, used to upgrade to Dante's Devil Sword +, Witcher's Silver Sword ++, Zireael +, Nexus Gae Bolg and Space Lord! Super-8)
- 50 Shades of White (Fest Ticket, used to craft Guild Palace weapons)
- Guild Palace Rapier
- Guild Palace Sword
- Guild Palace Sabers
- Guild Palace Blade
- Guild Palace Bard
- Guild Palace Tower
- Guild Palace Order
- Guild Palace Cleaver
- Guild Palace Disc
- Guild Palace Rod
- Guild Palace Bowgun
- Guild Palace Rifle
- Guild Palace Arc
- Guild Palace Mace