Unlike the ordinary Kirin, this subspecies' body is mainly a dark navy blue, with violet stripes throughout. Its mane is black with light purple tips and its eyes are a luminous red. In addition, its horn is larger, has pink-ish color and features a spiraling ridge from base to tip.
Behavior and Abilities
Oroshi Kirin is even more aggressive than its standard cousin. It is able to summon ice shards to defend itself rather than the lighting strikes employed by its standard cousin.
MH4U Breakable Parts
For more information, see Oroshi Kirin Equipment
For more images, see Oroshi Kirin Photo Gallery
- Its hide becomes much tougher during rage mode and requires Mind's Eye to cut through it.
- Touching its ice block will cause minor damage and Iceblight status to the hunter.
- Its design appears to be partially based upon the Kirin X armor set from Monster Hunter Freedom Unite, which featured a very similar purple and blue coloration.
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate
- In G Rank, it can summon a "cold field" at the hunter, if he/she stays for 1 second in this cold field, it inflicts Snowman status.
Monster Hunter Stories
- Oroshi Kirin is obtainable through a DLC Subquest.