Monster Hunter: World

Food

Gear

Buffs, pills, seeds, and potions

The buffs you want to use are: HP, stamina, defence, and attack. Usually, you boost HP and stamina first by eating a dish.

The main difference between consumables is duration and solo use vs AOE—although the Wide Range skill blurs the line between solo and AOE items.

All of these stack, ie: Seeds + Drugs + Powder.

Wide Range applies AOE to all of the above except HP and stamina items.

Pills only last 20s with +12% ATK and +30% DEF.

Monster status

Generally, these server as indicators of the monsters status:

Things to look for:

Basic info

Resouces