Monster Hunter Rise Sunbreak Purecrystal location: How to get & uses

James Busby
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Hunters will need to find Purecrystal locations in order to make powerful weapons and armor in Monster Hunter Rise Sunbreak, so here’s exactly where you can find them.

Purecrystal is one of the many rare ores that was added to Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak and is a key crafting component. Whether you’re looking to forge a shiny new weapon or give yourself a hearty defense boost with some new armor, then you’ll need to know where to find Purecrystal. 

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Locating Purecrystal doesn’t take long in Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak and once you know where to locate this blue ore, you’ll be able to begin farming lots of them. So, in order to get a head start on your monster-slaying adventure, we’ve outlined all the Purecrystal locations in the game


Purecrystal location in Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak

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Purecrystal locations are fairly easy to find in Sunbreak.

Purecrystal is obtained from mining nodes in the Flooded Forest (Master Rank). While you can gather Purecrystal while hunting, we recommend equipping the Leather X armor set and selecting the Flooded Forest Expedition Tour. 

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This will enable you to leisurely go around the map collecting all the Purecrystals you need, without having to slay any beasts. The Geologist skill from the Leather X armor will also increase the number of times you can use a gathering spot, which is particularly handy for mining. 

All Purecrystal locations in Monster Hunter: Rise Sunbreak

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Purecrystal can be found in the Flooded Forest.

Every Purecrystal location can be found on the map above. We recommend teleporting to the base camp in area 11, then making your way around the map, mining every ore node you come across. 

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Simple rinse and repeat until you have all the Purecrystal you need to forge your desired weapons and armor. If you have the Geologist skill equipped, you should quickly find yourself with plenty of Ore in no time. 

Purecrystal uses in Monster Hunter: Rise Sunbreak (so far)

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Purecrystal is used to make a number of powerful armor sets and weapons.

If you wish to know what Purecrystal is used for in Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak, then check out the table below:

Item created with Purecrystals Number of Purecrystals required
Ceanataur Coil 2
Vaik Helm 2
Ingot Helm 1
Ingot Mail 1
Ingot Vambraces 1
Ingot Coil 1
Ingot Greaves 1


So, there you have it, every Purecrystal location in Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak and its uses. Make sure you check out our Monster Hunter page for all the latest news and updates. 

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