'Monster Hunter World' Winter Fest: Start Time, New Event Quests and More

The fourth and final seasonal event of the year is coming to Monster Hunter: World. The Winter Fest event brings holiday festivities to Astera as well as new exclusive quests, weapons and armor.

Like other seasonal events, players can only partake and take advantage of the in-game goodies for a limited time. If you're looking for all the pertinent information on Monster Hunter: World's Winter Fest, including the start time and details about the new event quests, look no further.

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Winter Fest begins in late November Capcom


The Monster Hunter: World Winter Fest will begin Thursday, Nov. 29 at around 8 p.m. EST. It is set to end on Sunday, Dec. 16 at around 8 p.m. EST.


With past seasonal events, the Winter Fest will allow Monster Hunter: World players to partake in all of the previously released quests. So if you are low on materials to craft special armor or weapons, this will be a great time to stock up.

However, if you're looking for the new event quests that are tied to the Winter Fest there are three. Here are the three new event quests coming to Monster Hunter: World, with the requirements to participate, the mission and rewards.

Timberland Troublemakers (Four-Star)

  • Hunter Rank 4 or higher required
  • Hunt two Anjanath
  • REWARD: Ticket for new Hammer

Kings Know No Fear (Seven-Star)

  • Hunter Rank 13 or higher required.
  • Hunt all target monsters
  • REWARD: Sealed Eyepatch and Wigler Head layered armor tickets

Like a Moth to the Flame (Nine-Star)

  • HR 50 or higher required
  • Slay Xeno'jiiva
  • REWARD: Xenoy armor set and Commission layered armor tickets


Monster Hunter: World players will expect the Gathering Hub to have a winter theme with the NPCs dressed up in holiday attire. Here is what players can expect during the Winter Fest:

  • Login Bonuses
  • Limited Bounties
  • Limited time platter
  • Sales in all facilities

What do you think of the Winter Fest coming to Monster Hunter: World? Is there an event quest you missed out on that you're looking forward to? Let us know in the comments section below.