Enemy Type Large Monsters
Elements mhw-fire-damageFire


Weakness mhw-water-elemental-damageWater
mhw-thunder-damageThunder (not hardened)
mhw-ice-damageIce (not hardened)
Resistances mhw-fire-damageFire (not hardened)
mhw-thunder-damageThunder (when hardened)
mhw-ice-damageIce (when hardened)
Locations Elder's Recess
Tempered Lv. 2

Lavasioth is a Large Monster in Monster Hunter World (MHW). ヴォルガノス (溶岩竜) in Japanese.


 Lavasioth utilizes molten lava as armor. They are extremely aggressive and will attack without prejudice until the threat has been eliminated.

Lavasioth Details & Locations


Lavasioth Combat Info

  • This monster deals mhw-fire-damageFire damage
  • The monster's resistances and weakness change when it hardens its lava shell. mhw-water-elemental-damageWater damage is the most effective consistently throughout the fight
  • Normal Weaknesses: mhw-water-elemental-damageWater mhw-thunder-damageThunder mhw-ice-damageIce
    Hardened Weaknesses: mhw-water-elemental-damageWater
  • This monster is susceptible to mhw-poison-status-effectPoison
  • Hunters should aim for the head and the underbelly, which are the weakspots.
  • The hardened magma on Lavasioth's body becomes softer as it swims through the lava. Attack its armor immediately after it surfaces to increase your chances of destroying it before it hardens. Torch pods can also melt the hardened magma.
  • Kinsect Extract:

Red: Head, Tail
White: Legs, Fins
Orange: Body


Lavasioth Weaknesses

Each ⭐star shown below represents more weakness to each ailment

Ailment mhw-poison-status-effect sleep-mhw-status-effect paralysis blast stun
Weakness Level ⭐⭐⭐ ⭐⭐ ⭐⭐


Each ⭐star shown below represents more weakness to each damage type

Weak Point cut-damage-mhw blunt-damage-mhw ammo-damage-mhw
Head (Breakable) ⭐⭐⭐ ⭐⭐⭐ ⭐⭐⭐
Underbelly (Breakable) ⭐⭐⭐ ⭐⭐ ⭐⭐⭐


In-game weakness information



Lavasioth Low and High Rank Carves

Defeating this monster allows the player to carve the following items:

Lavasioth Carves

Carves Frequency
lavasioth_scale_plusLavasioth Scale + High Rank⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
lavasioth_carapaceLavasioth Carapace High Rank⭐⭐⭐⭐
lavasioth_fang_plusLavasioth Fang + (break head) High Rank⭐⭐⭐
lavasioth_fin_plusLavasioth Fin + (dropped, break chest) High Rank⭐⭐⭐⭐
wyvern_gemWyvern Gem High Rank⭐


Lavasioth Rewards

Rewards Frequency
lavasioth_carapaceLavasioth Carapace High Rank⭐⭐⭐⭐
lavasioth_scale_plusLavasioth Scale + High Rank⭐⭐⭐⭐
lavasioth_fang_plusLavasioth Fang + High Rank⭐⭐⭐
lavasioth_fin_plusLavasioth Fin + High Rank⭐⭐
monster_hardboneMonster Hardbone High Rank⭐⭐⭐
inferno_sacInferno Sac High Rank⭐⭐⭐
wyvern_gemWyvern Gem High Rank⭐

Lavasioth Weapons & Armor

Armor and Weapons related to the Lavasioth Monster.





Notes & Trivia

  • These monsters are from the Piscine Wyvern species
  • These monsters are ??? big
  • Can be lured with ??
  • Camouflage works until ?? range
  • Lavasioth are known as the "Lava Wyvern"






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