What is weapon affinity? in Monster Hunter World. In this game, the leveling up does not follow the norm of normal RPG games. All this has an explanation and it is that the speed of the level rise depends on the equipment of your character. Do not hesitate to venture out to find weapons and armor that meet your expectations.
What is affinity? in Monster Hunter World
Affinity is a parameter that affects the posibilities of what a weapon deal critical hits. This parameter can have values positive but also negatives (from +100% to -100%).
A percentage positive of Affinity indicates the probability that we have with each attack of deal 25% more damage (this is actually the critic’s value in Monster Hunter World).
A percentage negative of Affinity, on the other hand, indicates the probability that we have with each attack of deal 25% less damage that our attack value.
How affinity is increased in Monster Hunter World
Affinity is a statistic that already is present on some weapons. At the beginning of your adventure in Monster Hunter World you will often find yourself facing weapons with an affinity very lowwhat could hover around 0%, but do not despair: continuing with the game you will find better.
Also, a low percentage of affinity is not always synonymous with a weak weapon. First of all, because a weapon that has low percentages of affinity could still guarantee an effective base damage without requiring this improvementbut above all because affinity can always be increase thanks to the various skills available when equipping armor, accessories, amulets and decorations.
In addition, as you will see below, each ability has multiple levels. There are some ways to increase these levelsbut the main one is put together several teams with the same ability.
Next, we list all the skills that increase the affinity and, therefore, the possibilities of realizing critical attacks.
Increases affinity by 30% during a Limited time only after making a slide.
For increase affinity with the ability attack bonusmust reach the level 4 of ability; otherwise, you can take advantage of the attack impulse. Below, you can find the affinity percentages according to the skill level.
- Level 1: attack +3
- Level 2: attack +6
- Level 3: attack +9
- Level 4: Attack +12 and Affinity +5%
- Level 5: Attack +15 and Affinity +5%
- Level 6: Attack +18 and Affinity +5%
- Level 7: Attack +21 and Affinity +5%
Quick Damage (Critical Draw)
increases the probability that a fast attackperformed when you draw your weapon, hit critically.
- Level 1: Affinity +30%
- Level 2: Affinity +60%
- Level 3: Affinity +100%
increases significantly the Affinity of any attack.
- Level 1: Affinity +3%
- Level 2: Affinity +6%
- Level 3: Affinity +10%
- Level 4: Affinity +15%
- Level 5: Affinity +20%
- Level 6: Affinity +25%
- Level 7: Affinity +30%
Increases the affinity of attacks that hit weak points of the monsters.
- Level 1: Affinity +15%
- Level 2: Affinity +30%
- Level 3: Affinity +50%
Peak Power (Peak Power)
Increases affinity when the resistance is in his highest point.
- Level 1: Affinity +10%
- Level 2: Affinity +20%
- Level 3: Affinity +30%
When the big monsters are angry, increases the Attack and Affinity. Below you can find the affinity percentages depending on the skill level, to starting level 2 also increases the basic attack.
- Level 1: Affinity +3%
- Level 2: Attack +8 and Affinity +6%
- Level 3: Attack +12 and Affinity +9%
- Level 4: Attack +16 and Affinity +12%
- Level 5: Attack +20 and Affinity +15%
Once you get to this point, if you want to maximize the chance of getting critical attacks, they have to be 100%. The good thing is that you already know what skills you have to aim for, we can only say that you enjoy the search for your perfect team and that this article has been useful for you.