Monster Hunter World Guide: Longsword’s Max Element & Status Limits

Monster Hunter World Guide: Longsword’s Max Element & Status Limits

It’s time again to dive into yet another semi-secret stat of Monster Hunter World. Today we will be talking about the elemental limits of the Long Sword weapons, how they work, and how to perfect your build accordingly.

Monster Hunter World Guide: Longsword’s Max Element & Status Limits

Each weapon class have various starting element value and they will increase as hunters upgrade the weapon or use gems. However, even though the element decorations can hit level 5, most weapons are limited before they can reach the full benefits of a level 5 element. Below are the examples of the limits decorations can reach:

Long Sword Limits in MHW

 

This post presents a list of the max element and status available for Long Swords in MHW, divided by element and sorted by the Long Sword Weapon Tree.

Fire ResistanceFire Element Long Swords

 

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldBrazen Ridge I 594 90 -10% 25 gem-level-3

  • Base Element: 90 Fire
  • Max Element: 120 Fire

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldBrazen Ridge II 660 120 -10% 30 gem-level-3gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 120 Fire
  • Max Element: 160 Fire

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldWyvern Blade “Fall” 396 150 15%

  • Base Element: 150 Fire
  • Max Element: 200 Fire

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldWyvern Blade “Blood” 528 180 15% gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 180 Fire
  • Max Element: 230 Fire

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldWyvern Blade “Indigo” 627 240 15% gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 240 Fire
  • Max Element: 310 Fire

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldBlazing Shotel I 462 150 -20%

  • Base Element: 150 Fire
  • Max Element: 200 Fire

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldBlazing Shotel II 528 210 -20%

  • Base Element: 210 Fire
  • Max Element: 270 Fire

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldAnja Scimitar I 594 270 -20%

  • Base Element: 270 Fire
  • Max Element: 350 Fire

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldAnja Scimitar II 660 330 -20%

  • Base Element: 330 Fire
  • Max Element: 430 Fire

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldAnja Scimitar III 693 390 -20%

  • Base Element: 390 Fire
  • Max Element: 510 Fire

 

Water ResistanceWater Element Long Swords

 

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldIron Grace III462(120) gem-level-1 (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Element: 120 Water
  • Max Element: 160 Water

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldIron Gospel I528(150) gem-level-1 (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Element: 150 Water
  • Max Element: 200 Water

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldIron Gospel II594(180) gem-level-1gem-level-1 (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Element: 180 Water
  • Max Element: 230 Water

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldJyura Shotel I396 150

  • Base Element: 150 Water
  • Max Element: 200 Water

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldJyura Shotel II429 180

  • Base Element: 180 Water
  • Max Element: 230 Water

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldJyura Shotel III462 210

  • Base Element: 210 Water
  • Max Element: 270 Water

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldDipterus I495 240 gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 240 Water
  • Max Element: 310 Water

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldDipterus II561 300 gem-level-2

  • Base Element: 300 Water
  • Max Element: 390 Water

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldDipterus III627 360 gem-level-3

  • Base Element: 360 Water
  • Max Element: 470 Water

Azure Star (Japan Only)

  • Base Element: 120 Water
  • Max Element: 160 Water

 

Thunder ResistanceThunder Element Long Swords

 

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldDazzling Flash I528(240) gem-level-2 (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Element: 240 Thunder
  • Max Element: 310 Thunder

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldDazzling Flash II561(300) (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Element: 300 Thunder
  • Max Element: 390 Thunder

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldDazzling Flash III594(360) gem-level-3 (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Element: 360 Thunder
  • Max Element: 470 Thunder

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldPulsar Shotel I363 120 10%

  • Base Element: 120 Thunder
  • Max Element: 160 Thunder

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldPulsar Shotel II396 150 10%

  • Base Element: 150 Thunder
  • Max Element: 200 Thunder

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldPulsar Shotel III462 180 10%

  • Base Element: 180 Thunder
  • Max Element: 230 Thunder

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldKadachi Fang I528 210 15% gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 210 Thunder
  • Max Element: 270 Thunder

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldKadachi Fang II561 240 15% gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 240 Thunder
  • Max Element: 310 Thunder

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldKadachi Fang III594 270 15% gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 270 Thunder
  • Max Element: 350 Thunder

 

Ice ResistanceIce Element Long Swords

 

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldGlacial Shotel I429 210

  • Base Element: 210 Ice
  • Max Element: 270 Ice

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldGlacial Shotel II462 240

  • Base Element: 240 Ice
  • Max Element: 310 Ice
long-sword-monster-hunter-worldStealer495 300

  • Base Element: 300 Ice
  • Max Element: 390 Ice

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldLegia Stealer528 360

  • Base Element: 360 Ice
  • Max Element: 470 Ice

 

Dragon Resistance Dragon Element Long Swords

 

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldNergal Reaver62790 gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 90 Dragon
  • Max Element: 120 Dragon

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldExtermination’s Edge693120 gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 120 Dragon
  • Max Element: 160 Dragon

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldWyvern Blade “Azure”561 210 15% gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 210 Dragon
  • Max Element: 270 Dragon

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldHazak Grosser I627 210 gem-level-2

  • Base Element: 210 Dragon
  • Max Element: 270 Dragon

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldHazak Grosser II660 270 gem-level-2

  • Base Element: 270 Dragon
  • Max Element: 350 Dragon

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldDragonbone Stabber I330 270

  • Base Element: 270 Dragon
  • Max Element: 350 Dragon

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldDragonbone Stabber II363 330

  • Base Element: 330 Dragon
  • Max Element: 430 Dragon

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldDragonbone Stabber III528 420 gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 420 Dragon
  • Max Element: 550 Dragon
long-sword-monster-hunter-worldXeno Cypher594 180 15% gem-level-3

  • Base Element: 180 Dragon
  • Max Element: 230 Dragon

lance-monster-hunter-worldSupremacy Blade561 (120) 20 gem-level-3 (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Element: 120 Dragon
  • Max Element: 160 Dragon
  • Base Element: 150 Dragon
  • Max Element: 200 Dragon

lance-monster-hunter-worldReaver “Cruelty”693 150 -25%

  • Base Element: 150 Dragon
  • Max Element: 200 Dragon

lance-monster-hunter-worldReaver “Calamity”759 210 -25%

  • Base Element: 210 Dragon
  • Max Element: 270 Dragon

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldBlacksteel Long Sword I330 120

  • Base Element: 120 Dragon
  • Max Element: 160 Dragon

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldBlacksteel Long Sword II363 150

  • Base Element: 150 Dragon
  • Max Element: 200 Dragon

 

mhw-poison-status-effect Poison Long Swords

 

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldWyvern Blade “Leaf”363 240 10%

  • Base Status: 240 Poison
  • Max Status: 300 Poison

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldWyvern Blade “Verde”495 270 10% gem-level-1

  • Base Status: 270 Poison
  • Max Status: 330 Poison
long-sword-monster-hunter-worldWyvern Blade “Holly”627 330 10% gem-level-1

  • Base Status: 330 Poison
  • Max Status: 410 Poison

 

sleep-mhw-status-effect Sleep Long Swords

 

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldLast Dance I495 (210) 20% (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Status: 210 Sleep
  • Max Status: 260 Sleep

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldLast Dance II528 (240) 20% (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Status: 240 Sleep
  • Max Status: 300 Sleep

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldLast Dance III561 (270) 20% (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Status: 270 Sleep
  • Max Status: 330 Sleep

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldHard Bone Shotel III528 (210) gem-level-1 (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Status: 210 Sleep
  • Max Status: 260 Sleep

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldBone Reaper I561 (240) 10 gem-level-2 (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Status: 240 Sleep
  • Max Status: 300 Sleep

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldBone Reaper II627 (270) 10 gem-level-3 (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Status: 270 Sleep
  • Max Status: 330 Sleep

 

paralysis Paralysis Long Swords

 

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldDark Scimitar I462 (180) gem-level-2 (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Status: 180 Paralysis
  • Max Status: 230 Paralysis

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldDark Scimitar II495 (210) gem-level-2 (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Status: 210 Paralysis
  • Max Status: 260 Paralysis
long-sword-monster-hunter-worldDark Scimitar III528 (240) gem-level-2 (Needs to be unsealed)

  • Base Status: 240 Paralysis
  • Max Status: 300 Paralysis

 

Blast Long Swords

 

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldRookslayer Long Sword561 150 -10% gem-level-1gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 150 Blast
  • Max Element: 190 Blast

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldBazel Varga Rookslayer660 210 -10% gem-level-1gem-level-1

  • Base Element: 210 Blast
  • Max Element: 260 Blast

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldMagda Facultas I528 300 -20% 20 gem-level-2

  • Base Status: 300 Blast
  • Max Status: 370 Blast
long-sword-monster-hunter-worldMagda Facultas II726 360 -20% 20 gem-level-2

  • Base Status: 360 Blast
  • Max Status: 440 Blast

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldImperial Saber561 300

  • Base Status: 300 Blast
  • Max Status: 370 Blast

long-sword-monster-hunter-worldImperial Shimmer627 300

  • Base Status: 300 Blast
  • Max Status: 370 Blast

 

 

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