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The first monster you encounter in the wild, the Aptonoth can be intimidaitng, but are defenceless as far as monsters go. Use them to practice your weapons and gather meat in preparation for fiercer fights.


**Weak Spots** **Susceptible**
Body, Head N/A
**Strong Against** **Weak Against**
Dragon Everything Else


Head Butt : The Aptonoth will lower its head and move quickly towards the player.

Recommended Strategy

Just hit the Aptonoth a few times. Even early in the game they can’t provide much resistance.

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  • Publisher
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  • Genre
    Action RPG
  • Guide Release
    11 April 2013
  • Last Updated
    11 February 2021
  • Guide Author
    James Bowden

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Easy to understand tips and pointers for novice players including combat strategies, essential items and how best to leverage the utilities of Moga Village. From new hunter to fact craving veteran, the GamerGuides.com Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Strategy Guide is guaranteed to hold vital information for hunters of any colour.

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