MONSTER HUNTER: WORLD™ achievement guide & roadmap

 

This will take a long, long time to 100% - mostly because of the random in getting all the crowns (they are sized randomly).

Hints: - always capture rather than kill monsters, to help grind out {{Capture Pro}} - go multiplayer whenever you can, to help grind out {{Hunters United Forever}}

Note that your Hunter Rank is capped at 16 during the story - but you can still earn XP, it just won't add to your level until you complete the story. This does mean you might get quite a level jump on completing the story - but you will still have a lot of grind to do to get to {{Established Hunter}}.

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Difficulty does NOT affect achievements

No missable achievements (plus 53 unknown)

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The Art of Camouflage

Story, Unmissable, SP-only,

Escape the Jagras pack by hiding in some shrubs.

Probably the first achievement you'll get - part of the first tutorial mission on the way to the main base.

Welcome to the New World

Story, Unmissable,

Earn the right to take on two-star assignments.

Nothing Stops This Commission

Story, Unmissable,

Earn the right to take on three-star assignments.

The Bigger They Are...

Objective, Optional,

Mount your first monster.

Hunters United

Objective, Optional, MP-only,

Complete a quest via multiplayer.

First Friends

Objective, Optional,

Befriend your first Tailraider.

Movin On Up

Move into an upgraded room.

Defender of Astera

Story, Unmissable,

Earn the right to take on four-star assignments.

Capture Novice

Objective, Optional,

Capture your first monster.

Giant Crown

Objective, Optional,

Record your first silver crown or higher in your hunting log.

HELP!

Objective, Optional,

Fire an SOS flare for the first time.

Into the Deep

Story, Unmissable,

Earn the right to take on five-star assignments.

An Inquisitive Mind

Objective, Optional,

Complete your first investigation.

The Hunters Life for Me

Complete 50 optional quests.

Death Begets Life

Story, Unmissable,

Successfully guide Zorah Magdaros.

Bosom Buddies

Objective, Optional,

Become fully proficient with any Palico Gadget.

Angling for a Bite

Objective, Optional,

Catch your first fish.

You'll get a fishing rod after the prologue, and will always have it. Go on an expedition (the Ancient Forest is a good place), find some water and fish. Easy peasy!

New World Settler

Grind, Optional,

Establish five camps.

The Empress of the Highlands

Story, Unmissable,

Earn the right to take on seven-star assignments.

Mmm, So Tasty!

Objective, Optional,

Cook your first well-done steak.

One Shall Stand, One Shall Fall

Story, Unmissable,

Earn the right to take on eight-star assignments.

The Sapphire Star

Objective, Unmissable,

Solve the mystery of the Elder Crossing.

Monster Slayer

Grind, Optional,

Hunt 100 large monsters.

Miniature Crown

Objective, Optional,

Record your first miniature crown in your hunting log.

Step into the Arena

Objective, Optional,

Complete your first arena quest.

Temper Temper

Objective, Optional,

Hunt your first tempered monster.

Impregnable Defense

Objective, Optional,

Obtain five highly rare pieces of armor.

Commissioned Work

Grind, Optional,

Obtain 100,000 research points.

I Am the Reinforcements

Grind, Optional,

Respond to an SOS flare, and help complete 10 quests.

Capture Pro

Grind, Optional,

Capture 50 monsters.

Hunters United Forever

Grind, Optional, MP-only,

Complete 100 quests via multiplayer.

The Franchise Hunter

Grind, Optional,

Complete 50 investigations.

Power is Everything

Objective, Optional,

Obtain five highly rare weapons.

Bourgeois Hunter

Grind, Optional,

Possess 1,000,000 zenny.

Elderslayer

Grind, Optional,

Slay 50 elder dragons.

The Beginning of a New Expedition

The True Hunt Begins

Hunt your first large monster in a master rank quest.

First Ride

Use your first Raider Ride.

Time to Get Serious

Source of Relaxation

Spend some time in a natural hot spring.

Indomitable

Grind, Optional,

Hunt 50 tempered monsters.

The Elusive Elder Dragon

Eager Engineer

Help the Steamworks 20 times.

Established Hunter

Grind, Optional,

Reach hunter rank 100.

Confronting the Unknown

Indomitable Spirit

Skilled Steamworker

Send the Steamworks into overdrive.

The Old Everwyrm

Personal Treasure

Monster Hunter

Grind, Optional,

Hunt 500 large monsters.

An End and a Beginning

To the Land of Discoveries

Remodeler

Change your room's interior for the first time.

Interior Decorator

Have 50 different types of room decor to choose from.

Experienced Rider

Use Raider Ride many times.

Clutch Claw Neophyte

Study the ways of the clutch claw.

Unwavering Defense

Obtain five extremely rare pieces of armor.

Hunter Prodigy

Hunt 100 large monsters in master rank quests.

Rainbow Bright

Objective, Optional,

Capture a creature that glitters like a rainbow.

Master Capturer

Capture 50 large monsters in master rank quests.

Another Miniature Crown

Obtain your first miniature crown for capturing endemic life in master rank.

Devastating Offense

Obtain five extremely rare weapons.

Insatiable Investigator

Miniature Crown Collector

Grind, Optional,

Obtain a miniature crown for 10 or more monsters in your hunting log.

Master Explorer

Establish all camps in the Hoarfrost Reach.

Giant Crown Collector

Grind, Optional,

Obtain a gold crown for 10 or more monsters in your hunting log.

Another Giant Crown

Obtain your first gold crown for capturing endemic life in master rank.

Fate's Conclusion

In Search of Rare Materials

Snuggles for All

Objective, Optional,

Capture a fluffy, snuggly creature.

A Living Fossil

Objective, Optional,

Capture a fish known as "the living fossil."

Evolving Ecology

Master Slayer

Slay 50 elder dragons in master rank quests.

Seen It All

Monster Ph.D.

All-the-things, Optional,

Research everything about almost every monster.

Architectural Artist

Have 120 different types of room decor to choose from.

Helpful Hunter

Aid a low rank or high rank hunter on 10 quests as a master rank hunter.

Bristles for All

Objective, Optional,

Capture a stiff, bristly creature.

Spreading the Word

Grind, Optional,

Collect over 50 Guild Cards.

Master of Masters

Reach master rank 200.

Fledgling Observer

Complete your first request for the Lynian Researcher.

Golden Gleam

Friendly Pointer

Nowhere to Go but Up

Grind, Optional,

Complete 50 arena quests.

Deft Digger

Fledgling Collector

Find your first treasure.

Sweet Melody

Submerged Mystery

Celestial Illusion

Miniature Crown Master

All-the-things, Optional,

Obtain a miniature crown for almost every monster in your hunting log.

Giant Crown Master

All-the-things, Optional,

Obtain a gold crown for almost every monster in your hunting log.

Conqueror of the New World

Unlock all achievements for Monster Hunter: World.

Creatures of the Earth

Monster Master

Maximize the research level for almost all large monsters.

Outstanding Observer

Complete many requests for the Lynian Researcher.

Veteran Collector

Find all treasure within a single locale.

Ultimate Collector

Find all treasure.

True Miniature Crown Collector

Obtain a miniature crown for almost every monster in your hunting log.

True Large Crown Collector

Obtain a gold crown for almost every monster in your hunting log.

Conqueror of the Hinterlands

Unlock all achievements for Monster Hunter World: Iceborne.