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MHW: ICEBORNE | How To Unlock Gold Rathian

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Find out how you can unlock and hunt Gold Rathian in Monster Hunter: Iceborne in this guide! This includes the Gold Rathian unlock requirements, quests, and Tempered Gold Rathian!!!

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Hunt Gold Rathian In Event Quest

Gold Rathian Event

The Gold Rathian will appear in the event quest for a limited time. You can gather its materials without raising the region level.

Event NameThe Moon is a Harsh Queen
Date10/24 ~ 10/31
RequirementMR 70
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How to Unlock Gold Rathian - Step by Step Guide

How to Spawn Gold Rathian

Complete the Main Story

Complete the Main Story

In order to unlock the Gold Rathian, you will need to have access to the Guiding Lands. To unlock the Guiding Lands, you need to complete the Main Story first.

Check Out the Master Rank Assigned Quests Here

Level Up Region in Guiding Lands


Gold Rathian appears in 2 regions; Wildspire region and Volcanic region. You need to raise the region level of either Wildspire or Volcanic region to 6 in order for Gold Rathian to appear.

Raise Wildspire Region Level For Tempered Monster

Raise Wildspire region if you want to get material of "Tempered" Gold Rathian since Tempered Gold Rathian will only appear in level 7 Wildspire region.

Learn How To Raise Region Level Fast

Can Also Show Up in Investigations

There also a possibility to get an investigation for the Gold Rathian even without finishing the Main Story. Though you'll need to have the required MR Rank first.

Collect Tracks to Unlock Investigations

Collect Tracks to Unlock Investigations

Similar to other monsters, you can get Investigations for Gold Rathian by collecting monster tracks. Make it a habit to get tracks when you're out hunting monsters.

Check Out What are Investigation Quests Here

How To Unlock Tempered Gold Rathian

Raise Wildspire Region Level

Gold Rathian

From the update of October 10th, Tempered Gold Rathian will only appear by raising Wildspire Region level to level 7.

Gold Rathian Monster Overview

Golden Scaled Rathian

A Rathian with gleaming gold scales throughout its body, the Gold Rathian is a rare subspecies of the Rathian that shines the brightest of its kind.

Check Out the Gold Rathian Monster Guide

Rathian Subspecies

Rathian Subspecies

Other than its golden scales, the Gold Rathian has a tougher armor & a more destructive fire & poison attacks.

Check Out the Rathian Monster Guide

Doesn't Roam Around Areas

You won't be able to find Gold Rathian unless you complete the requirements to unlocking it. Even then, you can only meet it in Investigations or its special Arena quest.

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Anonymous 4

I've got level 6 on desert and I haven't spotted it once in 3 weeks

Anonymous 3

It says above.. level wildspire waste part of guiding lands to level6

Anonymous 2

Unlocks at mr70

Anonymous 1

Wait what?? I won't find it roaming but only get it meeting the requirements?? That's WHY I'M HERE WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS????

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