Monster Hunter Rise - Hammer Weapon Guide

Guide on how to use the Hammer weapon in Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise), including commands, combos, upgrades, and new silkbind attacks.

Monster Hunter Rise - Hammer Weapon Guide

How to use Hammer Weapons in Monster Hunter Rise

Monster Hunter Rise - Hammer Weapon Guide

The Hammer is one of the fourteen weapon types the player can pick when hunting Monsters in Monster Hunter Rise. The weapon type benefits from its mobility, dealing blunt damage that also stuns monsters, and dealing hard hitting charge attacks compared to other weapon types.

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For a list of weapon upgrades and weapon tree, read our Hammer Weapon List:

List of Hammer Weapons

For a list of recommended weapon skills, read our Hammer Skill Guide:

Best Skills for Hammer

Hammer Controls and Combos

Here is a breakdown of Basic Controls and Combos for the Hammer Hunter:

Hammer Basic Attack Controls

Input Command
X Overhead Smash
A Side Smash
ZR (Hold) Charge
ZR (Hold) + LS (Up) (while Charging) Charged Attack
A (while Charging) Charge Switch

Hammer Silkbind Attack Controls

Input Command
ZL + X Spinning Bludgeon
ZL + A Impact Crater

Hammer Weapon Combos

Input Command
X, X, X Basic Combo
ZR (Hold) + LS (Up), X, X Charge Slide Blow Combo
ZR (Hold) + LS (Up), A, X, X Monster-Stunning Combo
ZR (Hold) + LS (Up), LS, ZR (Hold) + LS (Up), X Spinning Bludgeon Follow-Ups (Can execute combo three times)

Hammer Silkbind Attacks

Here are the details for the new Silkbind Attacks of Hammer Hunters:

Silkbind Attack Silkbind Attack Description
Monster Hunter Rise - Hammer Hunter Silkbind Attack Impact CraterImpact Crater Impact Crater is one of the silkbind attack that come with the hammer. The attack involves a leap that charges for a powerful blow. As the hunter lands, other enemies that will be caught also suffer damage.
Monster Hunter Rise - Hammer Hunter Silkbind Attack Spinning BludgeonSpinning Bludgeon Silkbind Spinning Bludgeon is another hammer silkbind attack. The hunter spins around and causes several hits. Another way to use this attack is to charge it first. Keep charging and decide when to release the attack to make the most out of it.

Unlike its predecessor, the Spinning Bludgeon no longer requires the hunter to start from a slippery slope. The action became easier to use since the hunter can start even from a flat surface.

Monster Hunter Rise - Hammer Hunter Silkbind Attack Dash BreakerDash Breaker Can be switched out with Silkbind Spinning Bludgeon. A technique that involves the use of a wirebug to send the hunter charging into the monster. Incoming attacks won’t do any damage while the hunter is dashing.

Hammer Best Weapons

Here is a list of Best Weapons for the Hammer Hunter:

Weapon Attack Power Element Damage Affinity Materials Suitability
Iron Devil 100 None 0%
  • Coming Soon
  • For Low Rank Quests
  • For 1★ Quests to 4★ Quests
Carapace Hammer II 150 None -10%
  • Coming Soon
  • For Low Rank Quests
  • For 2★ Quests to 4★ Quests
Snapper Hammer 160 None 15%
  • Coming Soon
  • For Mid Rank Quests
  • For 4★ Quests to 6★ Quests
Night Eternal 180 None 45%
  • Coming Soon
  • For High Rank Quests
  • For 7★ Quests or higher
  • For End Game Quests
Sinister Shade Hammer 200 Explosive 25 0%
  • Coming Soon
  • For End Game Quests

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Hammer Highlights

Here are highlights for the Hammer Hunter:

← Gunlance Weapon Guide Hunting Horn Weapon Guide →

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