Sword and Shield Icon White Dual Blades Icon White Great Sword Icon White Long Sword Icon White Hammer Icon White Hunting Horn Icon White
SnS DB GS LS Hammer HH
Lance Icon White Gunlance Icon White Switch Axe Icon White Light Bowgun Icon White Heavy Bowgun Icon White Bow Icon White

Element and Status Effect Legend:
Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon Fire Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon Water Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon Thunder Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon Ice Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon Dragon
StatusEffect29 Paralysis StatusEffect05 Poison StatusEffect01 Sleep Status Effect-Slimeblight MH3U Icon Slimeblight Defense Adell Defense

Rarity Legend:
Long Sword Icon White Rare 1 Long Sword Icon Purple Rare 2 Long Sword Icon Yellow Rare 3 Long Sword Icon Pink Rare 4 Long Sword Icon Green Rare 5
Long Sword Icon Blue Rare 6 Long Sword Icon Red Rare 7 Long Sword Icon Light Blue Rare 8 Long Sword Icon Orange Rare 9 Long Sword Icon Magenta Rare 10


  • Weapon Names in italics can be crafted from the 'Forge Weapons' List.
  • Weapon Names in bold are the final upgrade/s to that Weapon's path.
  • Click on the Weapon's Name for a more detailed information about the Weapon, including Creation / Upgrade Materials, and Costs.
  • When a value under the heading "Special" is in parentheses, this is the value of the Element/Ailment when the Armor Skill "Awakening" in in effect.
  • Sharpness: See top bar for original sharpness level. The lower bar represents your weapon's sharpness in conjunction with the Handicraft skill, Sharpness +1

Iron Katana Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon WhiteIron Katana 264 (Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon50) Ironls-sharp1 --- 0% N/A
Indent02Long Sword Icon WhiteIron Grace 330 (Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon70) Ironls-sharp2 --- 0% N/A
Indent03Indent01Long Sword Icon PurpleIron Gospel 363 (Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon100) Ironls-sharp3 --- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent02Long Sword Icon YellowChainslaughter 396 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon100 Ironls-sharp4 --- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03Indent02Long Sword Icon PinkRumbalarum 528 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon120 Ironls-sharp5 --- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03Indent03Indent02Long Sword Icon Light BlueThunder Saw 759 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon150 Ironls-sharp6 OOO 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03Indent03Indent01Long Sword Icon GreenUsurper's Boltslicer 627 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon150 Ironls-sharp7 --- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03Indent03IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon BlueDespot's Boltbreaker 660 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon180 Ironls-sharp8 --- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03Indent03IndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeOppressor's Law 759 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon230 Ironls-sharp9 --- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndent02Long Sword Icon MagentaNether Katana 792 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon260 Ironls-sharp10 --- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon MagentaNether Dilemnity 858 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon300 Ironls-sharp11 --- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeStygian Gula 825 Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon300 Ironls-sharp12 O-- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon YellowRimeblade 462 Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon140 Ironls-sharp13 --- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon GreenRimeblossom 561 Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon170 Ironls-sharp14 --- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03IndentIndentIndent02Long Sword Icon BlueRime & Treason 693 Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon200 Ironls-sharp15 --- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03IndentIndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon Light BlueEdel’s Ice 792 Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon300 Ironls-sharp16 --- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03IndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon BlueHidden Saber 594 (StatusEffect05100) Ironls-sharp17 --- 30% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03IndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon BlueHidden Saber+ 627 (StatusEffect05120) Ironls-sharp18 O-- 30% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeDeepest Night 660 (StatusEffect05120) Ironls-sharp19 O-- 40% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent02Long Sword Icon OrangeVirnar Saber 825 (StatusEffect29120) Ironls-sharp20 OO- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon OrangeDepths of Midnight 858 (StatusEffect29160) Ironls-sharp21 OO- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon MagentaEclipse Saber 693 (StatusEffect05160) Ironls-sharp22 O-- 45% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon MagentaMegrez’s Asterism 726 (StatusEffect05200) Ironls-sharp23 O-- 50% N/A
Indent03IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon YellowWroggi Sword 396 StatusEffect05200 Ironls-sharp24 O-- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndentIndent02Long Sword Icon GreenNightshade’s Bite 561 StatusEffect05240 Ironls-sharp25 OO- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon Light BlueBelladonna’s Bite 693 StatusEffect05320 Ironls-sharp26 OOO 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon YellowThunderclap 429 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon120 Ironls-sharp27 O-- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndent02Long Sword Icon PinkThunderclap+ 495 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon140 Ironls-sharp28 O-- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon GreenHeaven’s Thunder 627 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon160 Ironls-sharp29 O-- 5% N/A
Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndent03IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeHeaven’s Sunderer 726 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon180 Ironls-sharp30 O-- 5% N/A
Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndent03IndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeTruest Sunderer 825 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon220 Ironls-sharp31 O-- 5% N/A
Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon PinkPlesioth Splasher 528 Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon170 Ironls-sharp32 O-- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon GreenPlesioth Splasher+ 594 Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon220 Ironls-sharp33 O-- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon Light BlueVerdant Splash 693 Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon260 Ironls-sharp34 O-- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeVerdant Splash+ 759 Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon300 Ironls-sharp35 O-- 0% N/A
Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeJade Vagalhao 792 Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon360 Ironls-sharp36 O-- 0% N/A
Indent01Long Sword Icon WhiteArzuros Naginata 330 (StatusEffect05100) Ironls-sharp37 --- 0% N/A
IndentIndent02Long Sword Icon YellowArzuros Naginata+ 396 (StatusEffect05130) Ironls-sharp38 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon PinkArzuros Strikequill 528 (StatusEffect05150) Ironls-sharp39 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndent03IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon PinkGuan Dao 627 Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon50 Ironls-sharp40 --- 0% +8
IndentIndent03IndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon RedYan Yue Dao 693 Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon60 Ironls-sharp41 --- 0% +12
IndentIndent03IndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon MagentaYi Duan 858 Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon120 Ironls-sharp42 --- 0% +18
IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon PurpleDrowning Shaft 396 Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon100 Ironls-sharp43 O-- 0% +6
IndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon YellowDouser Bardiche 462 Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon140 Ironls-sharp44 O-- 0% +8
IndentIndentIndentIndent02Long Sword Icon Light BlueWasserfallis 726 Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon240 Ironls-sharp45 OO- 0% +12
IndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon PinkEnfeebling Glaive 561 StatusEffect05280 Ironls-sharp46 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon BlueDispatcher Glaive 660 StatusEffect05320 Ironls-sharp47 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeAsthenia Glaive 759 StatusEffect05450 Ironls-sharp48 O-- 0% N/A
Canine Katana Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon WhiteCanine Katana 297 (StatusEffect2950) Bonels-sharp1 --- 0% N/A
Indent01Long Sword Icon WhiteLupine Katana 363 (StatusEffect2980) Bonels-sharp2 --- 0% N/A
IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon PurpleCerberus Katana 396 (StatusEffect29100) Bonels-sharp3 --- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent02Long Sword Icon YellowAnanta Boneblade 429 StatusEffect29120 Bonels-sharp4 --- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03Indent02Long Sword Icon YellowAnanta Boneblade+ 462 StatusEffect29140 Bonels-sharp5 --- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03Indent03Indent01Long Sword Icon GreenShadowbinder 561 StatusEffect29160 Bonels-sharp6 --- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03Indent03IndentIndent02Long Sword Icon OrangeSoulbinder 660 StatusEffect29180 Bonels-sharp7 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03Indent03IndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon OrangeSoulstrangler 759 StatusEffect29210 Bonels-sharp8 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03Indent03IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon GreenDiapason 660 (Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon50) Bonels-sharp9 --- 0% +15
IndentIndentIndent03Indent03IndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon BlueDiapason+ 726 (Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon80) Bonels-sharp10 --- 0% +20
IndentIndentIndent03Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeCrimsonfork 792 (Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon100) Bonels-sharp11 O-- -5% +23
IndentIndentIndent03Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeChrome Mazurka 858 (Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon130) Bonels-sharp12 O-- -5% +28
IndentIndentIndent03Indent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeChrome Waltz 957 (Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon160) Bonels-sharp13 O-- -10% +35
IndentIndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon YellowWyvern Blade "Fire" 462 Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon120 Bonels-sharp14 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03IndentIndent02Long Sword Icon BlueWyvern Blade "Flame" 660 Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon200 Bonels-sharp15 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03IndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon OrangeWyvern Blade "Flare" 726 Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon280 Bonels-sharp16 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03IndentIndent03IndentIndent02Long Sword Icon MagentaWyvern Blade "Pale" 759 Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon300 Bonels-sharp17 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03IndentIndent03IndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon MagentaWyvern Blade "Bloom" 825 Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon320 Bonels-sharp18 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03IndentIndent03IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeWyvern Blade "Blaze" 792 Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon100 Bonels-sharp19 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03IndentIndent03IndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeWyvern Blade "Rose" 858 Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon120 Bonels-sharp20 OO- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon YellowMountain Reaper 495 (Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon80) Bonels-sharp21 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03IndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon GreenMountain Archreaper 627 (Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon120) Bonels-sharp22 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03IndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon BlueWild Heights 726 (Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon140) Bonels-sharp23 O-- -5% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon Light BlueGrandfolly 825 (Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon140) Bonels-sharp24 OO- -10% N/A
IndentIndentIndent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeTribulation 924 (Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon250) Bonels-sharp25 OO- -15% N/A
IndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon YellowBleeding Cross 462 StatusEffect0580 Bonels-sharp26 --- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndent02Long Sword Icon PinkBleeding Cross+ 528 StatusEffect05100 Bonels-sharp27 --- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon GreenMephitic Katana 627 StatusEffect05130 Bonels-sharp28 --- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndent03IndentIndent02Long Sword Icon Light BlueVampiric Edge 759 StatusEffect05150 Bonels-sharp29 OO- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndent03IndentIndent03Indent01Long Sword Icon OrangeCarmilla Bloodsucker 792 StatusEffect05240 Bonels-sharp30 OO- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndent03IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon GreenCrimson Cross 660 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon50 Bonels-sharp31 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndent03IndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon BlueLost Eden 726 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon70 Bonels-sharp32 O-- 5% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndent03IndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon Light BlueBanished Blood 759 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon100 Bonels-sharp33 OO- 10% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndent03IndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeLaw of the Guilty 792 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon130 Bonels-sharp34 OO- 15% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon YellowDancing Flames 495 Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon120 Bonels-sharp35 --- 10% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon GreenDancing Hellfire 627 Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon150 Bonels-sharp36 --- 15% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent02Long Sword Icon OrangePrincipal Flame 759 Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon200 Bonels-sharp37 --- 20% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon BlueSnow Siren 693 Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon120 Bonels-sharp38 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeBlizzard Siren 726 Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon280 Bonels-sharp39 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeGlacial Diva 759 Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon330 Bonels-sharp40 OO- 0% N/A
Windeater Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon YellowWindeater 429 (Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon50) Windls-sharp1 OO- 0% N/A
Indent01Long Sword Icon PinkSoundeater 528 (Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon90) Windls-sharp2 OO- 0% N/A
IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon BlueZephyr 693 (Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon170) Windls-sharp3 OOO 15% N/A
Blue Cutthroat Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon PinkHairtail’s Hairblade 462

Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon400

Tachils-sharp1 O-- 0% N/A
Indent01Long Sword Icon BlueFresh Hairblade 561 Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon480 Tachils-sharp2 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangePremium Hairblade 627 Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon540 Tachils-sharp3 O-- 0% N/A
Barbarian Blade Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon PinkBarbarian Blade 528

Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon100

Barbls-sharp1 --- 10% N/A
Indent01Long Sword Icon BlueBarbarian Blade "Sharq" 660 Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon140 Barbls-sharp2 --- 15% N/A
IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeKibamaru 726 Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon180 Barbls-sharp3 --- 20% N/A
Brachydios Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon GreenDios Katana 561

Status Effect-Slimeblight MH3U Icon140

Diosls-sharp1 O-- 0% N/A
Indent01Long Sword Icon BlueDios Katana+ 693 Status Effect-Slimeblight MH3U Icon180 Diosls-sharp2 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeDemolition Katana 792 Status Effect-Slimeblight MH3U Icon240 Diosls-sharp3 O-- 0% N/A
IndentIndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangePyro Demolisher 858 Status Effect-Slimeblight MH3U Icon280 Diosls-sharp4 O-- 0% N/A
Deviljho Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon BlueReaver "Cruelty" 660 (Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon150) Jhols-sharp1 --- 5% N/A
Indent01Long Sword Icon Light BlueReaver "Calamity" 792 (Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon200) Jhols-sharp2 O-- 5% N/A
IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon OrangeNero's Calamity 891 (Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon230) Jhols-sharp3 O-- 5% N/A
Alatreon Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon RedDark Claw 660 Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon290 Alals-sharp1 --- 0% N/A
Indent01Long Sword Icon MagentaDark Claw "Demise" 726 Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon330 Alals-sharp2 --- 0% N/A
IndentIndent01Long Sword Icon MagentaAltheos Altrusta 792 Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon380 Alals-sharp3 --- 0% N/A
Dire Miralis Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon MagentaMegiddo Katana 627

Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon400

Infernols-sharp1 --- 0% N/A
Indent01Long Sword Icon MagentaThe Adjudition 693 Status Effect-Fireblight MH4 Icon500 Infernols-sharp2 --- 0% N/A
Tenebra Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon YellowTenebra 495 (Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon150) Tetsuls-sharp1 OOO 0% N/A
Indent01Long Sword Icon BlueTenebra D 660 (Status Effect-Iceblight MH4 Icon250) Tetsuls-sharp2 OOO 0% N/A
Rising Soul Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon GreenRising Soul 627 Status Effect-Thunderblight MH4 Icon350 Lightningls-sharp1 OO- 0% N/A
??? (Ken Haou) Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon BlueHaō-ken 528 Status Effect-Dragonblight MH4 Icon400 Yaibals-sharp1 --- 0% N/A
Starlight Gate Path
Weapon Name Attack Special Sharpness Slots Affinity DEF
Long Sword Icon OrangeStarlight Gate 726 (Status Effect-Waterblight MH4 Icon420) Starlightls-sharp1 OOO 0% N/A

Start a Discussion Discussions about MH3U: Long Sword Weapon Tree

  • Best long sword?

    • Best long sword to work towards? Maybe A. Lagi sword?
  • Translation

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    • You DO realize that google translate is incapable of accuratly translating Japanese, right?
    • Sepulture wrote:You DO realize that google translate is incapable of accuratly translating Japanese, right? You're a bit wrong there, goo...