Brachydios is the Flagship Monster of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate, and a member of the Brute Wyvern class. It inhabits a variety of harsh climates, from volcanic to arctic.
In-game description: Brute wyverns coated with an explosive green substance, a material that is thought to be a unique slime mold that is primed to explode by an element in the monster's saliva. They are also capable of powerful foreleg strikes.
Powers and Stats
Tier: At least 7-C, likely higher | At least 7-C, likely higher | At least 7-C, likely higher | At least 7-C, likely higher
Name: Brachydios | Raging Brachydios | Evangelion Brachydios | Iceblast Brachydios
Origin: Monster Hunter
Classification: Brute Wyvern
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Statistics Amplification (Becomes stronger, faster and more durable when enraged), Explosion Manipulation (Covered in a special slime-mold which is incredibly volatile, can apply slime to several surfaces with fists and horn, when enraged this slime will explode almost instantly), Large Size (Type 0 in terms of height; Type 1 in terms of length), Resistance to Fire and Thunder | Same as before | Same as before, except the addition of Fire Manipulation (Explosions are also capable of causing Fireblight now, besides Blastblight) and Resurrection (Will be able to coming back once if killed at which point it will be in a constant rage mode) | Same as regular Brachydios, except the addition of Ice Manipulation (Capable of freezing the ground when it roars and making giant ice spikes rise from the ground, explosions can spawn ice on the ground) and Status Effect Inducement (Can cause the Snowman status effect)
Attack Potency: At least Town level (Comparable to, if not stronger than, other large monsters like Agnaktor), likely higher (Was able to incapicate Agnaktor with some of its weaker slime blobs) | At least Town level (Has the same abilities as regular Brachydios, but can perform them on a much larger scale), likely higher | At least Town level (Should be at least as powerful as a regular Brachydios, if not stronger due to being a Variant), likely higher | At least Town level, likely higher
Speed: At least Hypersonic+, and At most High Hypersonic (Able to fight and react to Agnaktor) | At least Hypersonic+, possibly higher (Is known to be slower than the usual Brachydios) | At least Hypersonic+, and At most High Hypersonic | At least Hypersonic+, and At most High Hypersonic
Lifting Strength: Unknown
Striking Strength: At least Town Class (Should be at least comparable to other large monsters), likely higher (Is known for its powerful foreleg strikes) | At least Town Class, likely higher | At least Town Class, likely higher | At least Town Class, likely higher
Durability: At least Town level (Capable of withstanding its own explosions and Agnaktor's heat beam), likely higher | At least Town level (Capable of resisting its own explosions which are more powerful than those of a regular Brachydios), likely higher | At least Town level, likely higher | At least Town level, likely higher
Stamina: High (Capable of fighting for dozens of minutes and sustaining large amounts of damage and still able to fight)
Range: Extended melee range with physical attacks, Tens of meters with explosions
Standard Equipment: None notable
Intelligence: Above Average (Has a higher weakness to the Dragon Element, which directly attacks the mind, than the average hunter: Brachydios has -5% resistance, while an average hunter has 0% resistance)
Weaknesses: Weak to Water, has to make sure to lick its forearms to re-apply slime mold | Weak to Ice and Water, its explosions will be least effective when a part of its body has been wounded | Weak to Water and Resurrection works only once | Unknown
- Punch: Uses its foreleg to deliver a punch. Will coat its target with a slime mold, which will explode after a short time (4-6 seconds). When enraged, slime will explode faster, and sometimes instantly.
- Eruption: Sticks its horn into the ground, causing a large area of the ground to erupt all around itself.
Key: Brachydios | Raging Brachydios | Evangelion Brachydios | Iceblast Brachydios