Hello, and welcome to Monster Appreciation Week!

This week we look at the Golden Moon, Gold Rathian!

MH4-Gold Rathian Render 001

In-Game Description

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate
MH4-Gold Rathian Icon A rare variant of Rathian with a beautiful golden body reminiscent of the moon. Little is known about their behavior or physiology -- including the source of their rich golden sheen.
Threat Level (危険度): ★★★★★

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate Equipment


High Rank(MH4U)

  • Great Luck
  • Partbreaker
  • Divine Blessing
  • Thunder Res -20


  • Great Luck
  • Partbreaker
  • Divine Blessing
  • Thunder Res -20

High Rank(MH4U)

  • Great Luck
  • Partbreaker
  • Divine Blessing
  • Thunder Res -20

G-Rank Rank(MH4U)

  • Great Luck
  • Partbreaker
  • Divine Blessing
  • Thunder Res -20

Sword and Shield
MH4-Sword and Shield Render 024
Lunatic Rose
Indent01 Golden Falchion
Indent01 Golden Radius
Indent01 Platinum Dawn
Indent01 Annular Sol
Hunting Horn
MH4-Hunting Horn Render 007
Gold Chordmaker
Indent01 Gold Chordmaker+
Indent01 Lunar Chordmaker
MH4-Gunlance Render 026
Eine Wahrheit
Indent01 Queen's Panoply
Indent01 Shining Ishtar
Indent01 Shining Astarte
Indent01 Shimmering Tiamat
Insect Glaive
MH4-Insect Glaive Render 012
Heaven's Rath Glaive
Indent01 Rathful Blaze Glaive
IndentIndent01 Unprecedented Rath
Indent01 Propagation
IndentIndent01 Blossomajesty
IndentIndent01 Universus
Note: Shares materials with Silver Rathalos.
Light Bowgun
MH4-Light Bowgun Render 005
Indent01 Mille Blossomayhem
IndentIndent01 Prosperity
Note: Shares materials with Silver Rathalos.
MH4-Bow Render 008
Selene Moonbroken
Indent01 Selene Moonbroken+
IndentIndent01 Artemis Moonmaker

Interesting Facts About Gold Rathian

Order: Saurischia - Suborder: Wyvern Feet - Infraorder: Armor Shell Wyvern - Superfamily: Flying Wyvern - Family: Rath

  • Gold Rathian are rare genetic mutations of the Rathian.
  • She can be found mainly in the Towers along with unexplored parts of Fonron though they will leave the Towers to hunt in other areas such as the Old Swamp and Misty Peaks.
  • Just like Pink Rathian, her fighting skills are more advanced most likely from her color or possibly part of her genetics. Her power is actually close to those of Elder Dragons.
  • Gold Rathian seems to prefer living in areas not to warm from her hide being able to absorb heat very quickly.
  • All three of the HC Rathian, seem to be old individuals.
  • Like Rathalos, there is the Old World Rathian and New World Rathian.
    • Its believed that the Rathian in Val Habar might be a 3rd Subspecies of them.
  • Rathian Shards are thick Rathian Scales that are large in size showing that they are old in age.
  • The thorns on her back also contain poison.
  • Gold Rathian scales when reflected off sunlight give her an almost sacred glow. Gold Rathian thorns are able pierce through anything.

Why is it an Elder Dragon-Level Monster?

Rare Species are about as rare as Elder Dragons. Some Rare Species even have some abilities that is on par with Elder Dragons. It has even been found that some Rare Species use the Dragon Element like Elder Dragons, though isn't really noticeable most of the time.

Tower Summit BGM

MHFU/MH4U/MHF-G9: Tower Music Theme (HR1-99)


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【HD実況】MH4 集会所☆7 リオレイア希少種 2 2

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Gold Rathian Art