Monster Hunter: World Is set to arrive later this month, and the final beta for the game will be releasing just a few short weekends from now. To help you get ready for the journey of a lifetime, we’ve put together this handy article on how to fast travel in Monster Hunter: World. In addition, we’ve included how to activate boosted in Monster Hunter: World to make sure you’ve got some of the basic gameplay elements down before you jump in.

Boosts are important because they’ll give you additional stats and attributes that you can make use of during hunts, and you’ll need to know how to get boosts if you want to be able to take down the largest beasts in the Monster Hunter: World. On top of that, since the hunts in Monster Hunter: World are timed, knowing how to fast travel is going to be extremely important as well.

How to Fast Travel

Fast traveling in Monster Hunter: World is very easy to do, and all you have to do is open up the map and locate the area that you want to fast travel to on the map. Then, once you’re ready, you’ll choose the destination and you’ll automatically be sent there, saving you several minutes of running. This is extremely vital to success on hunts, as sometimes you need to return to areas you’ve already been to.

The areas in Monster Hunter: World are massive, and since you normally only have 20 minutes or so to take down your target, being able to fast travel, and remember to make use of this system is important. Don’t forget to make use of the fast travel options to shave minutes off your overall time, which can increase your skills as a Hunter.

How to Get Boosts

Boosts in Monster Hunter: World come from eating, and eating can only be done at one place—the base camp. You’ll want to try to eat before you head out onto the hunt, as you’ll need to sometimes cook your food or purchase it from the vendors at the base camp. This is something you’ll need to do before a hunt, as it takes time to accomplish.

Why bother with boosts? Well, there are an assortment of different boosts that can be applied through creating or eating different food items. These boosts will not only make your life as a Hunter easier, but it will make the overall journey to become a skilled Hunter much more manageable. Ideally you’ll want to consume dishes that give you boosts that are useful for the target you’re hunting, so try to keep that in mind when creating dishes or even purchasing them from the vendors.

Remember to make use of the fast travel system, and always try to eat before you head off into a hunt. For more help be sure to check out our Monster Hunter: World guides like our Monster Hunter: World tips, which will give you a good idea of where to start in the latest Monster Hunter story from Capcom.