Monster Hunter Rise controls guide

Our Monster Hunter Rise controls guide will teach you all the inputs you'll need to tackle mighty beasts while out on the hunt.

There is a lot going on in any given hunt, which can make it tricky to remember the inputs needed for each specific action. To help you out, we’ve put together a basic controls guide for Monster Hunter Rise that’ll have you zipping about with your Wirebug in no time at all. Check the inputs below to find out all the actions you can perform whether running about, mid-fight, or riding your mount.

Monster Hunter Rise controls guide

Monster Hunter Rise controls guide
 
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General Controls

Input

Action

Left analog stick

Move

Right analog stick

Adjust camera

L button

Reset camera

L button (hold)

Access Radial menu (use R to select shortcuts)

R button (hold)

Sprint/Slide

(Gunners only) Access Silkbind attacks with A and X

Click in right analog stick

Lock on (toggle)

A (with weapon sheathed)

Interact

Talk

Harvest

Carve

Use endemic life

Midair stop

Wyvern ride (with weapon sheathed near staggered monster)

B (with weapon sheathed)

Crouch

Dodge (while moving)

Jump (while sliding)

A (with weapon drawn)

Heavy attack

B (with weapon drawn)

Evade

X

Draw weapon

Light attack (with weapon drawn)

Y

Use item

Sheathe weapon (with weapon drawn)

ZL (hold)

Access Wirebug actions (wiredashing into a wall will initiate a wall run)

(Holding ZL) A

(Wirebug) dash forward

(Holding ZL) X

(Wirebug) jump diagonally upwards

(Holding ZL) ZR

(Wirebug) dash in targeted direction

(Holding ZL) A or X

Perform Silkind attack

Hold L Button

Access item bar or ammo/coatings bar

(Holding L button) Y or A

Scroll through item bar

(Holding L button) X or B

Scroll through ammo/coatings bar

D-Pad left and right

Scroll through action bar

D-Pad up and down

Select/perform action bar inputs

L button (hold)

Open radial menu

(Holding L button) D-Pad

Choose menu

(Holding L button) Right analog stick

Select shortcut

+ button

Open start menu

- button (tap)

Open chat menu

- button (hold)

Open map

Palamute controls

monster hunter rise palamute controls
 
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Input

Action

Hold A (while near Palamute) or select “Let Me Ride!” shortcut action

Mount

Left analog stick

Move

R button (hold)

Dash

X

Attack

ZR

Jump

ZL while using left analog stick

Drift (while dashing)

B

Dismount

Those are the full general controls and palamute controls for Monster Hunter Rise. Hopefully you can use this page as a (relatively) quick reference any time you’re unsure of an action. For more Monster Hunter Rise guides, click here to check out our list of all weapon class types.

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