You will be required to sheath weapon in Monster Hunter Rise for a range of tasks. Many things in the game do not work unless the weapon is sheathed. So, it’s something that you need to know quite early as you start the game. You will be required to sheath the weapon mainly while using the Item menu and trying to consume potions, food, etc. However, certain weapons actions are also related to sheathe. Here is all you need to know about how to sheath weapon in Monster Hunter Rise (MHR).
How to Sheath Weapon in Monster Hunter Rise (MHR)
There isn’t much you need to do to put away your weapon in Monster Hunter Rise, but there’s a catch. The bottom to sheath weapon and equip item is the same. The difference is – to sheath weapon you need to hit Y once, while for consuming Items or equipping them, you need to hold the Y.
There are a few other ways to sheathe the weapon, one is by running. When you run in the game by holding the R button, the weapon automatically gets put away in the holster. There are certain armors in the game with the Quick Sheath Skill that will make the process even faster. Also, heavier weapons like the Great Sword and Hammer have a slower sheathe speed when compared to lighter weapons like the Bow or Dual Blades.
Why should you sheathe the weapon? As mentioned earlier, you require to holster the weapon when you want to consume a potion or use an item from the Item bar. If the sheathe is quick, it can save you precious time during a fight. When consuming a potion or item with the weapon sheathed, you are vulnerable to monster attacks. So, the quicker you can put away the weapon, use your item, and get back into the fight is the better chance you have of survival.
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