Solo TA Rules

Rules in Japanese | Old rules for MHW

Rules

Main changes from MHW

  • Slinger
  • Clutch claw
  • Use of nitrotoad and poison cups are now allowed
  • Final screen showing the number of hunters that participated in the quest is now optional
  • Video uploads only on YouTube(No Niconico videos)

Game versions

The latest version of the Monster Hunter World Iceborne on PS4 and Xbox one at the time of the post.
PC version and records from older versions are not accepted.

Quests

Mastar ranked Hunt/Slay quests only.

Number of hunters

Solo (no palico) all the way through.

Runs accepted

This site shows top 3 runs for each weapon per quest. Runs that does not make the top 3 will not be accepted.

Items

The use of the following items are prohibited.
  • Meat, Poisoned Meat, Drugged Meat, Tinged Meat
  • Poison Smoke Bomb
  • Pitfall Trap
  • Shock Trap
  • All Bombs
  • Boomerang
  • Binding Ballista
  • Ballista
  • Smoke bomb

Slinger

  • Shooting slinger ammo other than Dung pod and stones is prohibited.
  • Use of ammo other than Dung pod and stones with Slinger burst is prohibited.
  • Shooting dung pod and stones on the ground to bait monster that has not found the hunter is allowed.
  • Use of grappling hook is allowed
  • Any slinger ammo other than flash pod and screamer pod can be used with attacks by Gun Lance, Insect Grave, and Bow that consumes slinger ammo
  • Flinch shot is not allowed

Clutch claw

  • Attacks using weapons and claws are allowed
  • Wall slam is not allowed

Skills

The following skills are prohibited(even if they do not come into effect.)
  • Fortify
  • Heroics

Equipments

Any equipment with the prohibited skills above is prohibited.
No mantles/boosters

Felyne Skills

The following skills are prohibited(even if they do not come into effect.)
  • Felyne Heroics

Environmental traps and etc

The use of following environmental traps, flora, and insects are prohibited.
  • No wingdrake drop(Must start from camp)
  • No sleeptoad/paratoad, flashlies, noios, or any other trap causing damage, immobilization, or status effect
  • No environmental traps causing damage, immobilization, or status effect
  • Weapons such as Canon, Ballista, Dragonator, Falling Boulders
  • Spore puff
  • Wallrun attacks
  • Repetitive use of aerial attacks using ledges(e.g. aerial GS)
  • Use of ledges to cancel out recoil
  • Gajalaka artillery by your friendly Gajalaka and Popo harpoon by your friendly Popo
If you triggerred the traps, bugs, or frogs by mistake, but has obviously not affected the target or another large monster, the record will be accepted.
  • No points received for traps that gets you point
  • No immobilization
  • Sporepuff not causing the monster to lose sight of the hunter(turning purple)
  • No status effect until the end of the quest
Following cases will not be accepted.
  • If you hit a sleeptoad/paratoad and later made the monster get some status effect using your weapon
  • Seemingly intentional use of environmental traps
Use of the following is allowed
  • Vitalilies, wiggly litchi
  • Aerial attacks from places other than walls(e.g. ledges and inclines) and jumping from walls without attacking
  • Turf war, status effect caused by other monsters(e.g. Girros, Pukei-Pukei, Tzitzi-Ya-Ku)
  • lava damage, crystal floor damage in Elder's recess, nitrotoad, poison cup
Use of capture net to get rid of the frogs and flies in advance is allowed.

Camp

No changing/restocking items or changing equiments. Use of fast travel is allowed.

Video

Please follow the rules below when recording the video.
  • Language set to Japanese or English
  • Show damage
  • Video from the beginning of the quest to the end where the number of hunters are shown(see screenshot below). No fast fowarding, no cuts.
  • Screen showing the number of hunters that participated in the quest is optional.
  • Do not add overlays on top of the video that blocks large part of the screen.
  • Show skills and felyne skills to show that no prohibited skills are used(Recommend showing the equipment while showing the skills). Please show each page of the skills for about 2 seconds, so it is easy to verify the skills. Skills and felyne skills must be shown during the quest.
  • Upload video to YouTube

Status screen

optional
mandatory
mandatory

Post quest screen

mandatory
optional

Example

How to post from the site

  1. From the solo ta page、choose the quest of your run
  2. Go to the bottom of the page and click "Post new record"
  3. If you are not logged in, authenticate using your twitter account and set your hunter name
  4. In the post page, set the weapon, time, video url, and notes(optional) and hit the submit button
  5. Administrator will verify the record and tweet from @monsterhunterta

After posting

The administrator will check the video and publish the record. If there is something missing from the video, @monsterhunterta will DM you for question(or will reply if can't DM). Please follow @monsterhunterta or change your account setting accept DM from non-followers.
If your record do not get published after 2 days, please contact @monsterhunter

New record

If you have a better record than the previous run, post the new one again instead of modifying the old one. The site only shows the best run for each quest+weapon for each player.

Cheating

Players using mods or cheating will be banned
Known players using mods or cheating in the past are also banned.
If you see mods, cheats, or anything against the rules, please reply or DM to @monsterhunterta. Any report will be processed anonymously.

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