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Monster Hunter Generations
Strategy Guide

Author(s): Cassie Sun
First Published: 01-09-2016 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 12-06-2020 / 06:11 GMT
Version: 1.50 (????) 13-07-2020 / 13:14 GMT

Recruiting Palicos from the Meowstress

Don't hunt alone, even in the solo campaign! You can take up to two Felyne companions with you: your Palicos ! They will accompany you and help you hunt by attacking the monster, blowing health and cheer horns, and doing other various utility tasks that will ease your quality of life. Plus, they're adorable. What's not to love?

In order to get lots of Palicos to have different companions for any situation, plus good Palicos to use in Prowler Mode (check the "Prowler Mode" section of this guide), you'll need to pay zenny to recruit them. You can scout by looks or by the ability forte to narrow down what you want!

There are four NPCs you can recruit Palicos from. Bherna Village's Palico Ranch has the Meowstress. Yukumo Village has the Grandmyama. Pokke Village has the Grandmeow. And Kokoto Village also has the Grandmeow. All of their Palicos will vary slightly so if one doesn't have the dream Palico you want, talk to another NPC.

When looking at the Palico's stats and information, it's really easy to get confused. Palicos are basically their own game's worth of information. Don't worry, the subsequent sections will break it down so that by the time you're done, you will be a Palico meowster!

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Capcom
  • Platforms
    3DS, Switch
  • Genre
    Action Role-playing
  • Guide Release
    1 September 2016
  • Last Updated
    12 June 2020
  • Guide Author
    Cassie Sun

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You assume the role of a hunter who sets out on a journey to hunt the most dangerous creatures in the land. Spread across four villages, three from past games and a brand new village, players will have a plethora of quests and items to collect. All 14 weapon types from Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate return and new "Hunting Styles" and "Hunting Arts" have been added. With a wealth of content and options to suit almost every playstyle, Monster Hunter Generations cries out for a comprehensive guide.

Version 1.50:

  • Basic information about quests and all the mechanics that beginners need to know to be successful
  • Weapon guides
  • Palico guide
  • Bestiary
  • Daamage calculation, motion values, and how you can apply this in a practical manner to improve your hunts!
  • Kinsect upgrade
  • Elder Dragons
  • Details of all areas including the special areas
  • Full DLC docket with tips for the special ones

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