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How To Beat Tobi-Kadachi - Tips and Recommended Gear

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Read this Monster Hunter World: Iceborne guide on how to defeat Tobi-Kadachi. Learn Tobi-Kadachi's weaknesses, recommended loadout, hunting tips, its moves and how to counter them!!!

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Tobi-Kadachi - Tips & Tricks

Keep Mobile To Avoid Getting Hit

Keep Mobile To Avoid Getting Hit

The Tobi-Kadachi is a fast and aggressive monster that uses its agility to get in and out of range to attack you. In order to avoid getting hit, you have to keep track of its whereabouts at all times, and keep moving in order to dodge its attacks.

Attacks May Cause Thunderblight

Some of Tobi-Kadachi's attacks will apply the Thunderblight status effect to you when hit. When you are suffering from thunderblight, you take more damage from lightning attacks, and can get stunned easier.

Focus Attacks On Its Head & Tail

Focus Attacks On Its Head & Tail

The Tobi-Kadachi's weak spots are its head and tail. Focus your attacks on these parts of the monster to get the upper hand during the hunt. However, make sure to dodge when the Tobi-Kadachi gears up for an attack!

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Tobi-Kadachi - Weak Spots & Effective Damage Type

Tobi-Kadachi - Weak Spots & Effective Damage Type
Breaking the Tobi-Kadachi's head will stagger it for a bit. There will also be scales falling off of it
The scales on the Tobi-Kadachi's tail will fall off once it is broken

The Tobi-Kadachi has 2 weak areas - its head, and tail. Breaking these parts will cause scales to fly off, along with a cracking sound to signify that it is broken.

Effective Damage Type Per Weak Spot

Part Sever Blunt Ammo

Tobi-Kadachi - Weak Spots & Effective Damage Type

Elemental Affinity Reference Chart


Status Effect Resistance Chart


Item Weakness & Resistance Chart

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Item Effectiveness
Flash Pod
Shock Trap
Pitfall Trap
Vine Trap
Dung Pod
Screamer Pod
Tinged Meat
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Tobi-Kadachi - Recommended Loadout

Recommended Elemental Weapons

Water is the most effective element against the Tobi-Kadachi
Ice & Fire is also effective against Tobi-Kadachi
Tobi-Kadachi is resistant to Thunder. Do not bring Thunder-based weapons

Recommended Skills

SkillRecommendation Criteria
EarplugsReduces the effects of monster roars and nullifies roars at higher levels
Stun ResistanceReduces the duration of a stun by a certain percentage, and prevents getting stunned at higher levels

Recommended Items

MHW FLASH POD Flash PodStuns monster for a few seconds with flash of light
MHW Tinged Meat Tinged MeatChance to cause paralysis when eaten by monster

Best Specialized Tools

ToolTool Effect
Rocksteady MantleRocksteady MantleEliminates damage reactions, prevents wind effects, protects your hearing, and grants tremor resistance. You also receive less damage from attacks
Evasion MantleEvasion MantleIncreases the invulnerability window while evading and grants a temporary attack boost for evading a monster attack at the very last moment
Thunderproof MantleThunderproof MantleReduces thunder damage and nullifies thunderblight and paralysis
Affinity BoosterAffinity BoosterPlaces a smoker that increases affinity

Tobi-Kadachi - Moves & Counters

BiteLunges forward, and bites at the hunter. Avoid by dodging diagonally backwards.
Tail AttacksCharges up its tail and swipes or slams at the hunter. Can be avoided by dodging backwards.
Climb & Jump from TreeThe Tobi-Kadachi climbs up a tree, charges up and jumps to attack the hunter. Can be avoided by jumping to the side.

Tobi-Kadachi Can Bite Twice In A Row

Tobi-Kadachi Can Bite Twice In A Row

Don't let your guard down after evading the Tobi-Kadachi's bite attack. It will sometimes chain it with a second bite attack. Keep your eyes on it after the first bite. If it immediately rears its head, dodge away to avoid getting hit!

Tobi-Kadachi Looks Behind It When Attacking With Tail

Tobi-Kadachi Looks Behind When Attacking With Its Tail

The Tobi-Kadachi will telegraph its tail attacks by stopping its movement, and looking behind it. When you see it briefly pause to check out its behind, dodge away to avoid the Tobi-Kadachi's wide-range attack!

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