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Whetfish - Location, How to Get and Use


Whetfish icon
A fish with a dorsal fin hard enough to be used to sharpen weapons
Type Fishes
Rarity 1
Sell Price 45z
Buy Price -
Carry 5
Monster -
Locations Shrine Ruins
Frost Islands
Sandy Plains
Flooded Forest
Lava Caverns

Whetfish is a fish found in Monster Hunter Rise (MHR) game. Fishes can be used as crafting materials, consumables, and healing items. They are mainly acquired by fishing in Fishing Spots throughout the maps

This item is used as a consumable, replaces Whetstone. It has a chance to do faster sharpening animation, resulting in less than 4 cycles.

Whetfish - Locations and How to Obtain

This section contains explanations of different ways that the fish can be obtained.

Fishing Locations

Locations where you can gather the materials in the game through outcrops and similar sources.

Shrine Ruins
whetfish Shrine ruins fishing locations
Frost Islands
whetfish frost islands location one
Upper level
Frost Islands whetfish fishing location
Lower level
Sandy Plains
Sandy Plains Whetfish upper location
Upper level
Sandy Plains Whetfish location
Lower level
Flooded Forest
Whetfish location Flooded forest
Upper level
Lava Caverns
Lava Caverns upper fishing locations
Upper Level
Lava caverns lower fishing locations
Lower level

Whetfish - Usage

This section covers different use cases for the material, like crafting, forging, and upgrading.

Weapon crafting

  • Makluva Cover (×2) 
  • Makluva Cover S (×2) 
  • Vaik Braces (×2) 
  • Vaik Helm (×1) 
  • Vaik Veil II (×2) 

Armor crafting

  • Vaik Helm S (×2) 

Buddy Equipment

  • F Fish Stick (×1) 
  • F Fish Stick S (×3) 

Related Monster Hunter Rise information

List of Items and Material types
Monster hunter rise fish iconFishes