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Monster Hunter World Update 2.00 Patch Notes: Read the Changes Here

The Monster Hunter World Update 2.00 Patch Notes are here right now, and you can find out just what has changed with this new update. Being that it is called 2.00, it should come as no surprise that this update is a massive one and easily the biggest and most important since the game launched in late January.

The Monster Hunter World Update 2.00 Patch Notes are equally large, containing tons of notes on new quests, changes, balances, and yes, even a new monster. Update 2.00 is a huge step for the game, proving that Capcom is committed to making this one an online title that you will continue to come back to.

Monster Hunter World Update 2.00 Patch Notes Explained: Fixes and Changes

Let’s start our Monster Hunter World Update 2.00 Patch Notes with the fixes and changes that have been added to this huge update. Below, you’ll find all of the fixes and changes that will help your gameplay out:

  • Faster loading times
  • Now able to kick players
  • Can now return to gathering hub after a quest
  • Can now change the text size in options
  • Various name changes for functions
  • Various other small fixes

Monster Hunter World Update 2.00 Patch Notes Explained: Balances

Next up on the list of Monster Hunter World Update 2.00 Patch Notes are the ever important balances for each weapon class. You can find the full list of changes below:

  • Great Sword abilities now have increased damage
  • Long Sword has various improvements and bug fixes
  • Sword & Shield has increased damage and you can now use the Wedge Beetle when you use the slinger with your weapon drawn
  • Hammer has increased stun values
  • Hunting Horn has increased attack and Encore now increases attack
  • Gunlance has increased damage and reduced sharpness loss for some abilities
  • Switch Axe has tons of improvements and can chain Jumping Element Discharge into Zero Sum Discharge
  • Charge Blade has tons of adjustments to elemental values and more
  • Insect Glaive has increased attack and extract effect times
  • Lance has been made easier to use
  • Dual Blades have some bug fixes and can now increase Demon Gauge with roundslashes and Flurry Rush during Demon Mode
  • Bow has several bugs fixed

Monster Hunter World Update 2.00 Patch Notes Explained: New Monster and Quest

Last but certainly not least for the Monster Hunter World Update 2.00 Patch Notes is the addition of a new quest and monster. A new assignment “The Food Chain Dominator” is now available, allowing you to take down the new monster Deviljho, as well as new armor and weapons to accompany it. For more on how to take this baby down, check out our guide.