When Blue Dust Surpasses Red Lust

 
Quest Type Event Quest, Level 9
Monster Arch-Tempered  Lunastra
Location Elder's Recess
Rewards 36,000 zenny-currency-mhworld-wiki
Time Limit 50 min

When Blue Dust Surpasses Red Lust is an Event Quest in Monster Hunter World (MHW). Event quests are repeatable but can only be participated in during the time which they are live.

 

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When Blue Dust Surpasses Red Lust Information

  • Slay Arch-Tempered Lunastra
  • Conditions: HR 50 or higher
  • Failure Conditions: Time expires, Faint 3 times.
  • Unlisted Special Rewards(s): Lunastra Ticket (1-3)
  • Health Pools(Solo/Multiplayer)
    • Health: 16770/41925
    • Head: 660/2178
    • Body: 1320/4356
    • Limbs(all share same Health Pool): 990/3267
    • Left Wing: 924/3049
    • Right Wing: 924/3049
    • Tail Flinch: 825/2722
    • Tail Cut: 1650/5445
  • Other Monsters:

When Blue Dust Surpasses Red Lust Walkthrough and Tips

  • This quest is easier solo unless you have two good players to beat multiplayer quest scaling(check values above for actual values).
  • Super Nova(when she spirals up in the air and then slams down and ignites the area) is where most players die against Lunastra. Best ideas is to Farcaster, Asteria Jerky, if you get hit by her fire puddle explosions, stay down, do not get up to maximize your invincibility frames. If you let her fully charge(stands still and starts glowing, then roars when she is fully charged) you should get distance and flash her to provoke the Super Nova while you are ready for it. This will remove her fire aura until she recharges it.
  • Lunastras hit zone values are terrible, If using a "cut" type weapon aim for wings when possible and hind legs when not possible to hit wings.
  • Weakness = Ice
  • Stay close to her ribs to avoid fire puddle explosions(they explode outwards away from her). Or lure her to a spot she has not covered with fire puddles.

 

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    • Anonymous

      18 Nov 2019 20:17  

      honestly this fight was easier than I expected, i fired an SOS flare and got some randos to join. we started attacking Lunastra and i thought it was gonna be on Arch-Tempered Nergigante level but i was surprised that it was easier than i expected, we failed the quest though because we had one faint left and she hit me with a forward charge, i got stunned and then she hit me with a fire breath and i fainted.

      • Anonymous

        11 Nov 2019 22:22  

        It is in your very best interest that you either have a good defensive mantle up, or are out of the area when they use that field of fire. The rest of the fight is manageable but that massive area effect will be thing thing most likely to kill you. Max potion might also save your life if you don't get hit by one of the dust blasts.

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