The Pitfall Trap is a tactical device used for hunting most large monsters and wyverns. The trap is placed down, and a large net bursts out to the surrounding area. As the monster runs over this net, they fall into a hole, leaving them helpless for a short duration. They need to be caught in a pitfall or Shock Trap to be tranquilized and caught. They are one of the key items needed for Beginner and Expert hunters alike.
How to Acquire: The Pitfall Trap can be acquired in a variety of ways. The Supply Box carries them occasionally, or you can create them. To create them, combine a net and a trap tool. To make net combine a ivy and spider web. Trap Tools are bought from the standard merchant for 200z. Monsters that pitfall traps cannot withhold, other than small monsters, are the underground moving monsters. Small monsters: Giadrome, Velocidrome, Gendrome, Iodrome, Cephalos and Bulldrome. Underground monsters: Cephadrome, Daimyo Hermitaur, Shogun Ceanataur, Monoblos and Diablos.