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Skills in Monster Hunter World (MHW) are are buffs and abilities given to you by your armor, charms, and decorations. Every piece of Equipment that you have gives skill points to certain skills, and some even subtract skill points. There are three basic types of skills: basic skills, toggle skills, and Set Bonuses. For basic skills, the more points you have the stronger the skill gets. Toggle skills require only one point as they are on or off. Set bonuses are special skills that you get for having a matching set of armor.

 

Basic Skills in MHW

 

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Attack Boost

Increases Attack Power.
Also increases Affinity at higher levels.

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Defense Boost

Increases Defense.
Also increases Elemental Resistances at higher levels.

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Stun Resistance

Reduces Stun duration.

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Recovery Up

Increases the amount restored when restoring Health.

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Critical Eye

Increases Affinity.

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Affinity Sliding

Sliding increases your affinity for a short time.

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Special Ammo Boost

Increase the power of bowgun special ammo and Dragon Piercer.

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Muck Resistance

Reduces impairments to mobility while stuck in monster muck.

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Stamina Thief

Increases certain attacks' ability to exhaust monsters.

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Slinger Capacity

Increases the loading capacity for slinger ammo obtained in the field.

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Slugger

Make it easier to dizzy monsters.

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Honey Hunter

Increases the quantity of honey you receive when gathering in the field.

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Palico Rally

Powers up Palicoes.

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Pro Transporter

Increases your speed while transporting items and decreases the likelihood of dropping them.

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Botanist

Increases the quantity of herbs and other consumable items you gather.

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Master Mounter

Makes it easier to mount monsters.

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Evade Window

Extends the invulnerability period while evading.

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Slinger Capacity

Increases the Slinger's loading capacity.

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Stealth

Makes it easier for monsters to lose sight of you.

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Speed Eating

Increases meat-eating and item consumption speed.

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Fire Attack

Increases the power of Fire Attacks.

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Poison Attack

Increase the rate of poison buildup.

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Poison Resistance

Grants protection against the effects of poison.

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Evade Extender

Increase evade distance.

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Hunger Resistance

Reduces maximum stamina depletion over time.

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Scenthound

Increases your scoutflies' gauge fill rate when you find tracks and other traces left by monsters.

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Horn Maestro

Increases the effect duration of hunting horn melodies.

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Aquatic Expert

Improves mobility in water.

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Fortify

Increases your attack and defense every time you fall in battle, up to two times.

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Item Prolonger

Extends the duration of some item effects.

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Guard

Reduces knockbacks and stamina depletion when guarding.

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Adrenaline

Temporarily reduces stamina depletion when health is at 40% or lower.

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Water Attack

Increases the power of Water Attacks.

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Thunder Attack

Increases the power of Thunder Attacks.

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Ice Attack

Increases the power of Ice Attacks.

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Dragon Attack

Increases the power of Dragon Attacks.

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Recovery Speed

Speeds recovery for temporary damage
(the read portion of the health gauge).

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Paralysis Attack

Increase the rate of paralysis buildup.

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Paralysis Resistance

Reduce the duration of Paralysis.

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Constitution

Reduces Stamina depletion when performing stamina-draining moves such as evading, etc.

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Master Gatherer

Allows you to gather more quickly, and also prevents attacks from knocking you back while gathering.

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BBQ Master

Improves your skill at cooking meat.

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Entomologist

Decreases the chances of destroying the bodies of small insect monsters, allowing them to be carved.

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Speed Eating

Increases meat-eating and item-consumption speed.

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Speed Crawler

Increases movement speed while crouching.

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Speed Sharpening

Speeds up weapon sharpening when using a whetstone.

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Focus

Increases the fill rate for weapons with gauges and the charge rate for weapons with charge attacks.

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Fire Resistance

Increases Fire Resistance
Also improves Defense at higher levels.

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Water Resistance

Increases Water Resistance
Also improves Defense at higher levels.

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Thunder Resistance

Increases Thunder Resistance
Also improves Defense at higher levels.

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Ice Resistance

Increases Ice Resistance
Also improves Defense at higher levels

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Dragon Resistance

Increases Dragon Resistance
Also improves Defense at higher levels.

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Artillery

Strengthens explosive attacks like Gunlance shells, Wyvern's fire, charge blade phial attacks and sticky ammo. 

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Windproof

Grants protection against wind pressure.

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Marathon Runner

Slows down stamina depletion for actions which continuously drain stamina (such as dasing).

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Scoutfly Range Up

Expands your scoutflies' detection range.

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Health Boost

Increases health.

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Quick Sheath

Speeds up weapon sheathing.

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Intimidator

Reduces the chances small monsters will attack after spotting you.

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Stamina Surge

Speeds up stamina recovery.

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Sporepuff Expert

Recover health when using sporepuffs.

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Jump Master

Prevents attacks from knocking you back during a jump.

 

Toggle Skills in MHW

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Master Mounter

Makes it easier to mount Monsters.

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Cliffhanger

Decrease stamina consumption when evading while clinging to walls or ivy.

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Set Bonuses

 

Anjanath Set

Loose less stamina when below 30% health.

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