Read this Monster Hunter World: Iceborne guide on the new seasonal event - Grand Appreciation Fest. Including new Layered Armor, event quests, craftable weapons and armor, and more!!
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Grand Appreciation Fest - Event Schedule & Overview
|Jan. 24, 2020 ~ Feb. 13, 2019|
Both Astera and Seliana will be covered in out-of-this-world decor to celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of Monster Hunter World! The Grand Appreciation Fest will happen on January 2020!
Grand Appreciation Fest - Event Quests & Rewards
New Event Quests
|Quest||Description / Rewards|
|Beef is Never a Mi-Steak||Something “so tasty” is making its way back onto the menu... as a hammer! Survive this Wildspire Waste hunt to craft your own!|
Meaty Canteen Ticket
|Flora Frostbite||Fulfill a quick delivery request of 10 Iceblooms to craft the Wyverian Ears headgear|
|50 Shades of White||Successfully hunt a Barioth in the Arena & get special materials to craft a dazzling assortment of weapons!|
|A Shocking Climax||Overcome this special quest to earn the coveted Unity Symbol. This item can be used to craft a variety of unique gear (including a Hammer and some Palico sets), and upgrade several special collaboration weapons into Master Rank.|
Craft Exclusive Event Armor
For the Grand Appreciation Fest, unique Hunter armor in the theme of stars & galaxies will be craftable! You can also get the Wyverian Ears head armor to look like the Wyverians.
Event Armors & Required Materials
|Wyverian Ears α+||1 x Wyverian Tickets|
|Astral α+||5 x Gratitude Ticket|
3 x Gracium
5 x Monster Toughbone
2 x Purecrystal
Dress in New Layered Armor
|Materials||5 x VIP Gratitude Tickets|
Become a galaxy-inspired hunter without sacrificing any of your gear & skills with the Astral layered armor. Unlock it by collecting 5 VIP Gratitude tickets.Check Out All Layered Armor Sets Here
Craft Unconventional Weapons
Like the Holiday Joy Fest, unique weapons that are unconventional will also be craftable during the Grand Appreciation Fest seasonal event.
Event Armors & Required Materials
|Space Lord! Super-8||3 x Unity Symbol|
2 x Namielle Whisker
3 x Zinogre Deathly Shocker
1 x Large Wyvern Gem
|Guild Palace Weapons||2 x Fest Ticket|
5 x Gracium
1 x Purecrystal
|Well-Done Hammer||2 x Meaty Canteen Ticket|
2 x Ebony Odogaron Hardfang
3 x Molten Bursa
8 x Monster Solidbone
Forge Alien-Looking Palico Armor
During the seasonal event, Palicoes will also get unique armor that will make them look like aliens! There's also 2 other Palico Sets you can forge during the event, including a throwback to the original Felynes!
Event Palico Armor & Weapons
|Space Set α+||3 x Gratitude Ticket|
3 x Purecrystal
|Rural Set α+||2 x Unity Symbol|
2 x Large Elder Dragon Bone
|Maestro Set α+||3 x Unity Symbol|
1 x Namielle Finehide
1 x Zinogre Electrofur+
1 x Pure Dragon Blood
Get New Room Decor
Included in the Grand Appreciation Fest will be free decor that you can place in your Room! This includes fan drawings of Poogie, & more!Check Out Your Room Features!
Grand Appreciation Fest - Paid DLC Details
Purchase New Weapon Poses
New to Iceborne, weapon poses will be available for purchase when the Grand Appreciation Fest is launched. Each weapon equipped will have a different post that you can show off.
Purchase New Hairstyles, Decor, & Handler Outfit
Purchaseable new hairstyles, decor set, and a Handler outfit will also be launched during the Grand Appreciation Fest!Check Out How To Customize Your Character!