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Beotodus - Tips & Tricks
Beotodus is a new monster that makes its debut in Monster Hunter World's Iceborne expansion. It can be found in Hoarfrost Reach and is a Piscine Wyvern that shares its territory with the Banbaro.
Can Move Freely Around Snow
The Beotodus can dive into the snow and move around freely when it is "underwater". This allows it to freely stalk its prey and strike when they least expect it!
Preparing For Beotodus
Bring Ice Resistant Equipment
The Beotodus is a monster that can deal the Iceblight status effect to you with its attacks. Make sure to bring along some Ice resistant skills and armor to lessen the damage or effects of the monster's ice attacks.
Has A Weakness To Fire
The Beotodus has a weakness to the fire element. Bring along some Fire element weapons in order to deal substantial damage to the monster and make the fight easier for you!
Bring Screamer Pods To Force It Out Of Hiding
The best way to fight the Beotodus is to force it out of hiding. You can use Screamer Pods to disorient it, and force it out of the snow so you can get close to hurt it!
Break Legs To Avoid Iceblight
It is recommended to focus your attacks on the Beotodus's legs. Breaking its leg fins can prevent the Beotodus from inflicting Iceblight on you.
Beotodus - Weakness & Effective Damage Type
The Beotodus is weak in 3 different areas: its head, front fins and tail. All of these parts area breakable along with the monster's back.
Effective Damage Type Per Weak Spot
Elemental Affinity Reference Chart
Status Effect Resistance Chart
Beotodus - Recommended Loaodut
Recommended Elemental Weapons
Fire and Blast are the most effective elements against the Beotodus
Thunder is also a viable element against the Beotodus
|Ice Resistance||Reduces damage taken from ice attacks|
|Earplugs||Will reduce effects of monster roars and will at negate monster roar effects at higher levels|
Best Specialized Tools
|Temporal Mantle||Recommended to bring this mantle as it can allow you avoid potentially deadly attacks|
|Iceproof Mantle||Reduces damage from ice attacks dealt to your hunter|
|Evasion Mantle||Increases the invulnerability window while evading and grants a temporary attack boost for evading a monster attack at the very last moment|
|Rocksteady Mantle||Eliminates damage reactions, prevents wind effects, protects your hearing, and grants tremor resistance. You also receive less damage from attacks|
|Vitality Mantle||Negates a fixed amount of damage, after which the effect expires|
Beotodus - Moves & Counters
Monster's Notable Attacks
|Jump Out||Jump out from under the snow and attack|
|Horn Attack||The monster will attack you using the horn on its head|
|Bite||The monster will attempt to bite whatever is in front of it|
|Tail Attack||The monster will use its tail to attack you|
|Tackle||The monster will rush forward and attempt to tackle you|
|Ground Spin||The Beotodus will spin around on the ground, throwing ice everywhere. Dodge away to avoid getting Iceblight.|
|Dive & Jump Forward||Monster will backflip into the ground and then shoot forward from the ground, targeting a hunter. Roll to the side to keep from taking damage.|
Be Careful Of the Terrain
The Beotodus will be able to dive and move around freely where there is snow. Make sure to keep a watchful eye on the monster's whereabouts to avoid getting hit by its attacks from the snow!
Take Advantage of Turf Wars
There will be a Banbaro roaming the area while you are fighting the Beotodus. Make sure that if this monster shows up, take advantage of this opportunity and allow the monster to deal additional damage to the Beotodus for you!
Wear Iceproof Mantle When Targeting Head
The Beotodus will inflict ice damage with its horn attacks as it smashes down on snow and ice with its head. Be sure to have your Iceproof Mantle equipped to avoid getting Iceblight.