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Know more about the Elderseal feature of Monster Hunter World: Iceborne in this guide! Including Elder Seal weapons list, effects, & more.

What Is Elderseal - Elderseal Weapon List & Effects
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Elderseal Weapon List

What Is Elderseal & Its Effect?

Weapon Feature That Debuffs Elder Dragons

Weapon Feature That Debuffs Elder Dragons

The Elderseal is a new weapon feature in Monster Hunter World. Specifically found in weapons that deal Dragon damage, this feature can stagger and debuff an Elder Dragon when it is activated.

Lowers Rage & Special Aura

Lowers Rage & Special Aura

Elderseal has specific effects on the Elder Dragons in the game - namely lowering rage mode duration and dissipating the special aura around them. This makes it easier to do damage to these powerful, end-game monsters.

Has 3 Levels - Low, Average, & High

Has 3 Levels - Low, Average, & High

Each weapon with Elderseal has one of three levels of effectiveness - low, average, and high. This does not affect the damage you do but it does affect the probability of the Elderseal activating during the fight.

Elderseal Effects List

Elder Dragon Effect
Kirin Kirin Lowers lightning armor
Kushala Daora Kushala Daora Lowers surrounding wind pressure
Nergigante Nergigante Makes black spikes breakable
Teostra Teostra (Lunastra) Lowers flame aura & removes Supernova ability
Vaal Hazak Vaal Hazak Lessens effluvia charge
Xeno Xeno'jiiva Shortens duration of enraged mode

How To Boost Elderseal

Equip Weapons That Deal Dragon Damage

Equip Weapons That Deal Dragon Damage

Weapons that have the Dragon element usually have the Elderseal feature. You can check the level of their Elderseal rate by checking the equipment info in each specific weapon.

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Check Weapons From Dragonbone Tree

Check Weapons From Dragonbone Tree

Weapons that are forged from the Dragonbone Tree usually have the Dragon element attribute and have a level of Elderseal.

Light & Heavy Bowguns Can Equip Dragon Ammo

Light & Heavy Bowguns Can Equip Dragon Ammo

Bowguns do not have the Elderseal feature but are capable of equipping Dragon Ammo - a type of ammo that deals Dragon Damage and can activate Elderseal.

Use Skill: Elderseal Boost

Use Skill: Elderseal Boost

You can boost the rate of your Elderseal by equipping the skill "Elderseal Boost". This skill increases the level of your Elderseal by one.

Throw Dragon Pods Via Slinger

Throw Dragon Pods Via Slinger

Another way of triggering Elderseal is to pick up Dragon Pods dropped by these Elder Dragons. Use your Slinger and shoot these Dragon Pods towards the monster for a chance to trigger Elderseal.

Elderseal Weapon List

Great Sword With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Blacksteel Chopper I & II Low
Hazak Kys Average
Leviathan's Fury Average
Nergal Judicator High
Purgation's Atrocity High
Berserker Sword High
Anguish High

Sword & Shield With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Blacksteel Sword I & II Low
Xeno Mabura Low
Nergal Jack High
Eradication Vanguard High
Fatal Jho High
Fatal Bite High

Dual Blades With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Blacksteel Twins I & II Low
Xeno Raqs Low
Nergal Gouge High
Decimation Claws High
Wrath & Rancor High
Wrathful Predation High

Long Sword With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Blacksteel Long Sword I & II Low
Xeno Cypher Low
Hazak Grosser I & II Average
Nergal Reaver High
Extermination's Edge High
Reaver "Cruelty" High
Reaver "Calamity" High

Hammer With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Blacksteel Hammer I & II Low
Hazak Vlafs Average
Pandemonium's Root Average
Nergal Crusher High
Obliteration's Footfall High
Devil's Due High
Devil's Crush High

Hunting Horn With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Blacksteel Dragonhorn I & II Low
Xeno Manasheena Low
Nergal Groove High
Desolation's Overture High
Devil's Maestro High
Deep Vero High

Lance With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Blacksteel Lance I & II Low
Xeno Zauta Low
Hazak Wächter Average
Love's Sorrow Average
Nergal Impaler High
Perdition's Hand High
Greif Lance High
Fiendish Tower High

Gunlance With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Blacksteel Gunlance I Low
Blacksteel Gunlance II Low
Xeno Hemta Low
Hazak Spysa I & II Average
Nergal Ram High
Eradication Flame High
Ravenous Gunlance High
Insatiable Gunlance High

Switch Axe With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Blacksteel Switch Axe I & II Low
Xeno Martshu Low
Hazak Demios I & II Average
Nergal Gash High
Dying Light High
Tyrannos High
Terror Tyrannos High

Charge Blade With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Blacksteel Charger I & II Low
Xeno Ra'atz Low
Hazak Aspida I & II Average
Nergal Lacerator High
Devastation's Thorns High
Tyrant's Charge Blade High
Oppressor's Charge Blade High

Insect Glaive With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Blacksteel Glaive I & II Low
Xeno Shmaena Low
Hazak Entoma I & II Average
Nergal Reaper High
Catastrophe's Light High
Bad Wing High
Grunge Storm High

Bow With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Dragonbone Bow I, II, & III Low
Blacksteel Bow I & II Low
Xeno Metora Low
Hazak Velos I & II Average
Nergal Whisper High
Doom's Shaft High
Insurgent's Bow High
Villainous Bow High

Palico Weapons With Elderseal List

Weapon Elderseal Lvl
Felyne Deathgear Scythe α Low
Felyne Nergigante Hammer α High
Felyne Vangis Mace α High

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