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This week we look at Vaal Hazak's Variant, Blackveil Vaal Hazak!

MHWI-Blackveil Vaal Hazak Render 001
Monster Hunter World: Iceborne
MHWI-Blackveil Vaal Hazak Icon A Vaal Hazak variant encrusted with spores that spew a torrent of toxic effluvium at any who draw close.

Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Equipment

Master Rank (Alpha)
Master Rank (Beta)

Rare 12

  • Vaal Soulvein (2 pieces of armor to activate) - Super Recovery
  • Dragon Attack (Lv6)
  • Peak Performance (Lv3)
  • Speed Eating (Lv3)
  • Recovery Speed (Lv2)
  • Recovery Up (Lv2)
  • Effluvia Resistance (Lv2)

Rare 12

  • Vaal Soulvein (2 pieces of armor to activate) - Super Recovery
  • Peak Performance (Lv2)
  • Recovery Speed (Lv2)
  • Recovery Up (Lv2)
  • Speed Eating (Lv2)
  • Effluvia Resistance (Lv2)
  • Dragon Attack (Lv1)

Interesting Facts About Blackveil Vaal Hazak

Order: Elder Dragon - Suborder: Corpse Coat Dragon - Family: Vaal Hazak

  • Blackveil Vaal Hazak is a variant of Vaal Hazak.
  • While Vaal Hazak are normally found in the Rotten Vale, or Rotted Region of the Guiding Lands, Blackveil Vaal Hazak can usually be found living in the Ancient Forest.
  • Vaal Hazak uses corpses and rotting flesh to produce the effluvium that it uses, but Blackveil Vaal Hazak doesn't. Instead of corpses, Blackveil Vaal Hazak uses mysterious spores to manipulate and control the effluvium that it uses.

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