Monster Hunter Rise Machalite Location: Where to Get Machalite Ore

January 19, 2023: Monster Hunter Rise hits Xbox and Playstation tomorrow, so now is the perfect time to freshen up on some material farming strategies.

Monster Hunter Rise is a formidable beast that will eat up and spit out players that aren’t prepared for hunts. Evening the odds takes skill, patience and the right gear. Resources found around the world can assist in making sure your weapons and armour are the best that they can be, resources like Machalite Ore.

Machalite Ore is needed for a few special requests too, so we figured we’d put together this guide on Machalite Ore farming locations. Let’s get hunting!

While you're here, why not check out some of our other Monster Hunter Rise guides, like How to Use Barrel Bombs in Monster Hunter Rise, and our best beginners weapons guide.

Where to Find Machalite Ore in Monster Hunter Rise

To get Machalite Ore in Monster Hunter Rise you will need to mine outcrops found around certain maps. The best place to do this is in the Sandy Plains. Check out the screenshot below for the exact location:

A hunter mining an outcrop for Malachite Ore in Monster Hunter Rise
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There are multiple mining locations to find in the Sandy Plains. You just need to press A to harvest from them. Some outcrops won’t drop Machalite, but most will. There’s another location in the screenshot below:

A hunter mining an outcrop of malachite ore in the Sandy Plains
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Best Way to Farm Machalite Ore

The best way to farm Machalite Ore in Monster Hunter Rise is to head on an Expedition Tour to the Sandy Plains area. Head to the locations shown on this page and then complete the quest. You can head back into the quest whenever you like to pick more of them up. Consider eating a Bunny Dango that increases gathering drops to boost your profits. More info on Bunny Dango can be found in our Bunny Dango guide.

What is Machalite Used For?

Machalite is used for a variety of things in Monster Hunter Rise. It’s used in the crafting of Alloy armour and is requested from Canyne Master Inukai in exchange for Palamute Gear. You can find more info on Palamute Scrolls here .

So there you have it, that’s where to get Machalite. For more tips on the game be sure to take a look at our Warm Pelts Location guide. Elsewhere there’s our page on Sheathing Your Weapon.

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