Check out this Monster Hunter World: Iceborne guide on how to beat Viper Tobi-Kadachi! This includes its moves, weaknesses, material drops, recommended loadout, armor, hunting tips, & more!
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Viper Tobi-Kadachi - Tips & Tricks
Viper Tobi Kadachi Overview
A new subspecies of the Tobi-Kadachi called the Viper Tobi-Kadachi is a new monster in Iceborne. It is characterized by its venomous looking tail with poisonous barbs.
Found In Hoarfrost Reach
The Viper Tobi-Kadachi can mainly be found in the snowy areas of Hoarfrost Reach. You will also need the Iceborne expansion in order to encounter this monster!
Preparing For Viper Tobi-Kadachi
Bring Poison Resistant Gear Or Antidotes
Make sure to equip yourself with a Poison Resistant loadout or bring a lot of Antidotes with you. The Viper Tobi-Kadachi has very potent poison attacks that will eat away at your HP.
Has A Weakness To Thunder
The Viper Tobi-Kadachi has a weakness to the Thunder element. Make sure to bring a weapon with a high thunder damage output as it can help you out with the hunt of the monster.
Aim For Head & Tail To Lessen Debuffs
When fightin the Viper Tobi-Kadachi, aim to break both its head and tail. This will lessen the chances of the monster implementing the Poison & Paralysis status debuffs if you're hit by these body parts.
Viper Tobi-Kadachi - Weakness & Effective Damage Type
The Viper Tobi-Kadachi has 3 weak spots: its head, neck, and forelimbs. The head and neck are breakable along with the back and the tail.
Effective Damage Type Per Weak Spot
Elemental Affinity Reference Chart
Status Effect Resistance Chart
Viper Tobi-Kadachi - Recommended Loadout
Recommended Elemental Weapons
Thunder is the most effective element against the Viper Tobi-Kadachi
Ice is also a viable element against the Viper Tobi-Kadachi
|Poison Resistance||Resist poison damage to make the fight with the monster easier|
|Earplugs||Use the monster's roar as an opportunity to attack|
Best Specialized Tools
|Temporal Mantle||Recommended to bring this mantle as it can allow you avoid potentially deadly attacks|
|Rocksteady Mantle||Eliminates damage reactions, prevents wind effects, protects your hearing, and grants tremor resistance. You also receive less damage from attacks|
|Evasion Mantle||Increases the invulnerability window while evading and grants a temporary attack boost for evading a monster attack at the very last moment|
Viper Tobi-Kadachi - Moves & Counters
|Bite||Monster will move forward and attempt to bite you. This may paralyze you if it connects|
|Poison Needles||The Viper Tobi Kadachi will shake its body, then whip its tail to fire poison quills in front of it|
|Tail Swipe||The monster will swipe its tail in at you. This attack may poison you if hit|
|Spinning Attack||After roaring, the Viper Tobi-Kadachi will spin around hitting anything around it with its tail. This attack can poison you if hit|
|Jump Attack||The Viper Tobi-Kadachi will jump upwards, and swipe its tail in front of it before landing. This can poison you if hit|
Keep Distance & Mind The Tail
The Viper Tobi-Kadachi will employ its tail to deal most of its attacks at you, either swinging it at you or flinging poisonous barbs your way. Watch the tail and focus fire on it when the monster is not using it.
Dodge Backwards To Avoid Tail Attacks
When the Viper Tobi-Kadachi swipes its tail at you, dodge backwards to avoid getting hit or poisoned. You can also do this when it does its spinning tail attack.
Take Advantage of Turf Wars
There will be a Fulgur Anjanath and Banbaro roaming the area when you fight the Viper Tobi-Kadachi. If these monsters show up during your fight, take advantage of it, and let them help you in damaging the Viper Tobi-Kadachi!Check Out Turf Wars Here!