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Check this Monster Hunter World: Iceborne guide on how to beat Arch Tempered Namielle! AT Namielle attacks and moves, weakness, materials, best loadout, weapons, armor, hunting tips, & more!!!

Arch Tempered Namielle - Monster Info

Arch Tempered Namielle - Weapon / Armor Info

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Arch Tempered Namielle - How To Unlock

Join Event Quest From May 1 - 15

Arch Tempered Namielle - How To Unlock
Event QuestThe Distant Dark Tide
Req MRMR 100 or up

You can encounter & fight the Arch-tempered Namielle from May 1-15, 2020 during an Event Quest called "The Distant Dark Tide".

Master Rank Needs To Be 100+

To participate in this event quest, your hunter will need to be at least MR 100. Otherwise, you will not be able to participate in the Arch-tempered Namielle hunt.

Arch Tempered Namielle - Tips & Tricks

Arch Tempered Namielle Overview

Arch Tempered Namielle Overview

Arch-tempered Namielle is a stronger and more hard-hitting version of the tempered Namielle. Its attacks will be more powerful & dangerous so be sure to bring your best hunting skills in this fight.

Check Out How To Beat Normal Namielle!

Can Be Encountered In Coral Highlands

You'll only be able to encounter the Arch tempered Namielle in the Coral Highlands while joining the event quest "The Distant Dark Tide".

Preparing For AT Namielle

Use Water & Lightning Resistant Gear

Arch tempered Namielle will still have the same 2 elemental properties - Water & Thunder. Make sure to bring gear that is resistant to these elements or use Waterproof or Thunderproof mantles.

Equip Fire-Based Weapons

Fully-upgraded and augmented fire element weapons will be your best bet against Arch tempered Namielle. Try to boost up your elemental damage by also equipping Fire Attack boost skills.

Arch Tempered Namielle - Weakness & Traits

All information below is taken from normal Namielle & will be updated once AT Namielle has been released in-game.

Namielle - Weakness & Effective Damage Type

This monster is weak in 3 spots - the head, chest, and forelegs. These 3 parts are breakable and additional parts such as the wings and tail can also be broken.

Effective Damage Type Per Weak Spot

Part Sever Blunt Ammo

Elemental Affinity Reference Chart


Status Effect Resistance Chart


Arch Tempered Namielle - Recommended Loadout

All information below is taken from normal Namielle & will be updated once AT Namielle has been released in-game.

Recommended Elemental Weapons

Fire weapons deal extra damage on Namielle while Poison & Blast can do damage-over-time or explosive damage
Dragon weapons can also do viable damage to the Namielle due to it being an Elder Dragon

Recommended Skills

SkillRecommendation Criteria
Water ResistanceIncreases resistance to water damage & increases defense in later levels
Thunder ResistanceIncreases resistance to thunder damage & increases defense in later levels
Aquatic/Polar Mobility Lessens movement drag in water or snow, improving evasion while in these elements

Best Specialized Tools

ToolRecommendation Criterial
Temporal MantleTemporal MantleRecommended to bring this mantle as it can allow you avoid potentially deadly attacks
Waterproof MantleWaterproof MantleReduces water damage and can negate Waterblight
Thunderproof MantleThunderproof MantleReduces thunder damage and can negate Thunderblight
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

Arch Tempered Namielle - Moves & Counters

All information below is taken from normal Namielle & will be updated once AT Namielle has been released in-game.

Wing Side Slam Uses either wing to slam onto the ground, on its side. Dodge left of right to avoid this attack
Jellyfish Electric StrikeWhen flying, the Namielle will emulate a jellyfish and use electricity to strike spots on the field. Roll away to avoid getting hit with Thunderblight
Water Breath Spews water in two patterns, thick & thin, from its mouth. Attack its side to avoid taking damage
Large Electric Discharge Namielle discharges stored electricity from its body when it jumps. Have lightning resistance up or you can die instantly.
Water Discharge Release tides of water from its body. Does not deal damage but can knock you over.

Prepare For More Powerful Attacks

Arch tempered Namielle will have more powerful attacks than its normal or tempered version. Be prepared to protect yourself or to heal to keep your HP bar from being depleted completely.

Will Likely Have New Moves

What sets the Arch-Tempered monsters apart from their other versions is the presence of new moves in additional to the increased health and attack. When fighting AT Namielle, expect to encounter its new moves!

Arch Tempered Namielle Weapons & Armor

Namielle γ+ Armor Set

Namielle γ+ Armor Set

More information about Arch tempered Namielle armor set & required materials will be posted once confirmed in-game.

Expected to Have Layered Armor Reward

Simlar to the other Arch-Tempered Elder Dragons, AT Namielle is expected to have its own set of Layered Armor that can be unlocked by beating it.

Arch Tempered Namielle Weapons List

All Arch tempered Namielle weapons will be confirmed once the monster has been released in the game.

Arch Tempered Namielle - Breakable Parts & Material Drops List

More Content Coming Soon!

We'll complete this section once Arch Tempered Namielle has been released. Check back for updates!

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Hey, the event has 2 days remaining. Where’s the gear info we were promised “once confirmed in-game”??

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