Check out this Monster Hunter Rise (Switch) guide on the best Charge Blade builds. Includes recommended equipment, skills, and changes from past games to MH Rise!
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Changes To The Charge Blade
Changes From Past Games
|1||Power Axe mode removed|
|2||Forward Slash no longer launches allies up|
|3||Explosion range of Super Element Discharge made smaller|
The Charge Blade has seen a few slight nerfs, though it is still a viable and usable weapon if you know what you're doing with it. Not launching up allies is a welcome change, however, and will make party play a bit more forgiving.Check Out Charge Blade Combo Info Here
Best Skills For The Charge Blade
The following section includes information from Monster Hunter: World. It will be updated when MHR comes out.
Example Recommended Skills
|Skill||Recommendation / Overview|
Hitting monster weak spots can do critical hits & increased damage
Increases the power of charged phials when in axe mode
Increases weapon damage and sharpness. Will allow you to sharpen less often and focus on hunting
Increases maximum health for more survivability
Increases maximum number of shield charges
The above are some often used skills from Monster Hunter World. These builds emphasized buffing your phials and increasing overall survivability.
Recommended Charge Blade Builds
This section is a work in progress. It will be updated once MHR comes out!
Build Characteristics & Overview
The Charge Blade is a complex weapon that will certainly take some getting used to. Builds focused on phials will likely see a lot of play, as they give a lot of versatility to the weapon - it's possible to create a build to adapt to a huge variety of situations.