Behemoth Guide: Behemoth Weakness, Behemoth Carves & Rewards, Behemoth Armor Sets – Monster Hunter World

Do you feel that? That’s the feeling of the ground shaking beneath your feet as the newest Monster Hunter World monster makes its way into the game. As of now, Monster Hunter World has added a new monster called Behemoth to the game alongside Update 4.0. To help you take down the newest Monster Hunter World monster, use our Behemoth guide below. In this guide you will find the Behemoth weaknesses, its carves and rewards, and what is required to craft its armor set. Let’s go! Note: guide is being updated. 

Behemoth Information (Weakness, Difficulty, Location)

Difficulty: 9⭐

Location: Elder’s Recess

Size: Behemoth Size

Species: Elder Dragon

Behemoth Weakness:

  • Dragon 3⭐
  • Ice 2⭐
  • Water  2⭐

Breakable/Severable (Weak Points): Head (weak point), Tail (weak point), Feet

Material Frequency (Carves + High Rank Rewards): 

Mane 5⭐
Bone 4⭐
Tail 3⭐
Shearclaw 3⭐
Great Horn 2⭐
Bone 5⭐
Mane 4⭐
Shearclaw 3⭐
Tail 2⭐
Great Horn ⭐
Aetheryte Shard 4⭐

Money: 25,200 z

Hunting Quest (s): You must first complete the Special Assignment A Visitor from Another World from the Serious Handler in Astera. Once this is complete you will bring a crystal back to Astera. Talk with the Serious Handler once again to get some sweet lore and another Special Assignment called The Legendary Beast.Reward. Complete this Special Assignment and return to the Serious Handler. You get the Final Fantasy XIV Jump emote for getting to this point. The final quest is called He Taketh It with His Eyes. This quest is to slay the Behemoth.

Hunting Quest Text: “It was a Behemoth, and Eorzean beast, in the Elder’s Recess. Heed the moogle’s advice, call upon other trustworthy hunte-adventurers to help quell the terror!”

Characteristics: A powerful beast from another world. Its large horns and muscular frame defy nature. Unique strategies are required to battle it.

Useful Information: Cannot be fought alone; a combination of a healer, attacker, and an instigator are required. When Ecliptic Meteor is summoned, take cover behind a fallen Comet or face your fate.

Drachen α Set (Rarity 8)

Image of the Drachen α Set in Monster Hunter World.

This is the Drachen α Set which can be made with Behemoth materials.

Armor Requirements:

Human: All Materials are Behemoth Carves/Drops unless noted.

  • Armet: 2x Mane, 3x Bone, 1x Great Horn, 3x Aetheryte Shard.
  • Mail: 2x Mane, 3x Bone, 2x Shearclaw, 2x Dragonbone Relic*.
  • Vambraces: 3x Mane, 3x Bone, 1x Great Horn, 1x Tail.
  • Coil: 1x Mane, 2x Bone, 1x Tail, 2x Novacrystal*.
  • Greaves: 1x Mane, 2x Bone, 1x Shearclaw, 2x Firecell Stone*.

Drachen α Set Bonus: 2 Elemental Airborne, 4 Master’s Touch.

More: Monster Hunter: World monster guides

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