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Interaction with Hunters
Erupe (エルペ) are one of the two small monsters first identified in MHFO Season 9.0.
They have a very similar move set to the
Kelbi and the Anteka. They are very friendly creatures and are especially curious towards hunters.
They appear in a new area called the
First US / EU Appearance:
First JP Appearance:
Monster Hunter Frontier G
When a hunter does certain gestures near an Erupe, it will perform a corresponding action.
Unlike other herbivores, an Erupe's gender can be determined by looking at its horns.
Erupe may follow and sniff at hunters, or sleep beside them if they do the "sit" or "lay down" gestures, as long as there is no large monster in the area and as long as the hunter does them no harm.