Kushala Daora is an Elder Dragon in Monster Hunter World (MHW). クシャルダオラ (鋼龍) in Japanese.
An elder dragon that shields itself with fierce winds, preventing anyone from approaching it. Its skin consists of hard, metallic scales.
Kushala Daora Details & Locations
- Found in: Ancient Forest, Elder's Recess
- Kushala Daora is not initially hostile and will allow you to get very close.
- During investigations, has 0 hostility until damage is taken
- Attacks other monsters: Yes, has turf wars with Teostra.
- Small Monsters version: n/a
- Sizes: 1683.55 ~ 2372.28
- Species: Elder Dragon
Kushala Daora Combat Info
- Deals physical damage
- Weak to Thunder and Dragon
- Susceptible to Poison and Blastblight
- Weakest in the head, followed by the forelegs and tail. All of them can be broken.
- Limps and then flies to highest point on Elder's Recess
- Can generate a Wind aura around itself that repels anyone that gets close.
- Wind resistance skills have no effect. Knockback resistance can help.
- Can generate tornados of "presumed" air pressure, but they do not deal any damage.
- After resting status it will summon numerous tornados
- Will shoot jets of air at players, do not underestimate the hitbox, as a full charged is fairly wide
- Easiest way to defeat is to bring flash pods and 10 flash insects, wait until he flies and flash him, he will fall to the ground and be open.
- Beware: Flash Pods shouldn't be used when the Dragon takes off to fly to its nest. Let it go to sleep and set up bombs! Flash pods also won't have any effect when the Dragon is in a tornado.
- Combat in his sleeping area will eventually fill up with tornadoes that impede movement and makes combat much more difficult to position. Either kill him quickly, or get him to leave the area (through damage or after about 5 minutes of combat).
- Kushala Daora's final move is called the Destroyer of FPS. Prepare to go from 60 fps stable to 12 in the last phase.
Kushala Daora Weaknesses
Each ⭐star shown below represents more weakness to each ailment
In-game weakness information
Kushala Daora Low and High Rank Carves
Defeating this monster allows the player to carve the following items:
Kushala Daora Carves ALL HIGH RANK
Kushala Daora Weapons & Armor
Armor and Weapons related to the Kushala Daora Monster.
Notes & Trivia
- Use poison to negate his wind shield.
- Using the glider mantle on his stationary tornadoes can send you gliding into the air for a plunge attack.
- Kushala Daora is known as the "Steel Dragon"
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