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Slugger

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Make it easier to stun monsters. 

Slugger is a Skill in Monster Hunter World (MHW).

 

Slugger Effect

Slugger is increased in level based on the amount of Equipment with this skill the hunter is using. Each level works as follows:

  • slugger-skill-mhw-wiki Level 1: Stun Power +10%
  • slugger-skill-mhw-wiki Level 2: Stun Power +20%
  • slugger-skill-mhw-wiki Level 3: Stun Power +30%

Equipment that grants Slugger

Slugger is based on blunt weapons like the Hammer and Hunting Horn and increases the amount of  KO damage you do to the monster's head, The Charge Blade and Switch Axe have phial's that can also inflict KO damage onto a monster's head. You can increase the level of Slugger by equipping the following items.

 

 

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    • Anonymous

      21 Mar 2018 21:20  

      Knocking over enemies by leg hits don't cause stun damage. Leg attacks cause stagger, enough stagger and the monster falls. As far as I'm aware there is no skill that increases stagger.

      Stun happens when a blunt attack hits the head enough.
      Attacks that cause stun:
      Shield attacks (SnS, Lance, CB)
      Charge blade attacks when charged with impact phials
      Blunt bug attacks (IG)
      Blunt weapon attacks (hammer, HH)
      Melee attacks with bowguns
      Sticky ammo (bowguns)
      Most attacks with Impact Mantel on

      I think that is all of them. Hope this clears things up for people.

      • Anonymous

        13 Feb 2018 13:58  

        Does slugger only work with blunt weapons? I want to use a longsword with slugger skill to knock enemies down more often .

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