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Monster Hunter Rise: How To Change Character Appearance

Here's a quick guide on how to change your character's appearance in MH Rise.

Monster Hunter Rise is the latest action-RPG developed by Capcom for the Nintendo Switch. Since the game has just released, there are thousands of players who have purchased Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise) have been wondering how to change their character’s appearance.


If you too want to change your character’s appearance but don’t know how to do it then we have a guide covering the same in the simplest way possible.

How To Change Character Appearance In Monster Hunter Rise

There are 24 different hairstyles in MH Rise that players can don throughout the game. Apart from changing hairstyles, players also have an option to customize their facial features such as lips, eyes, color palettes, ears, eyebrows, and cheekbone structure.

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When you start Monster Hunter Rise, you will get an option to create your desired character and gender. Unlike characters, players are not allowed to change their gender. It is likely that you don’t want to use the character that you selected at the beginning of the game and want to change its appearance. 

To change your character’s appearance in Monster Hunter Rise, you will have to search for an item box, which can be found in Kamura Village. There, you will find an item box, right next to Hinoa and the Village Quest Counter.

What all you need to need to do is head over to the said location and press the A button and scroll down until you see the ‘Appearance Settings’ option. There, you will get an option to customize your facial features such as facials hair, voice, makeup, and clothing.

Once you are done customizing your character’s appearance, make sure to save the final product before exiting the menu. Notably, you can change your character’s appearance in Monster Hunter Rise as many times as you want throughout the game.


Apart from facial features, you can also customize your character with different outfits and armor that you will craft in the game.

That’s everything you need to know about how to change character appearance in Monster Hunter Rise. While you are here, you may also like to read about how to defeat Great Izuchi and how to use Barrel Bombs and Perform Aerial Bombing in Monster Hunter Rise.