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Monster Hunter Rise

A Poisonous Project

Shane Williams

How to complete A Poisonous Project

This page is a walkthrough for the Quest, A Poisonous Project. It will navigate you through the necessary steps to successfully defeating Pukei-Pukei.

The A Poisonous Project quest becomes available when you reach 4* Village Quests.

Reward Locale Time Limit
3000z Flooded Forest 50 minutes

Pukei-Pukei’s Location

Once you’ve accepted the quest, be sure to consume some delicious Bunny Dango and equip yourself with a Thunder based weapon before departing. You’ll be able to find Pukei-Pukei in the following locations.

Area Chance
10 60%
30 30%
6 10%

How to defeat Pukei-Pukei

(1 of 2) Head to Area 10 to find Pukei-Pukei roaming around.

Head to Area 10 to find Pukei-Pukei roaming around. (left), Watch out for Pukei-Pukei’s poison attack. (right)

Pukei-Pukei is a Bird Wyvern type monster which was added in Monster Hunter World. This monster has a major weakness to Thunder. Pukei-Pukei likes to use his long tongue along with spitting out poison to defend itself. For an in-depth strategy to tackling Pukei-Pukei, refer to our separate Pukei-Pukei page.

Return to Kamura Village

Once you’ve defeated Pukei-Pukei, return to Kamura Village and speak with Hinoa to bring this quest to a close.


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  • Platforms
    PC, Switch
  • Genre
    Action RPG
  • Guide Release
    29 March 2021
  • Last Updated
    26 May 2021
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This guide for Monster Hunter Rise includes:

  • A detailed How to play Section
  • Complete Companion coverage - everything you need to know about Palicos and Palamutes.
  • Full coverage on Kamura Village, Requests, Village, Rampage and Hub Quests.
  • In depth info on every Monster.
  • A detailed Weapons and Armor section.
  • Information on every Armor Skill.
  • Full breakdown on every location.
  • A detailed Items Database (Coming Soon)

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