Here's something useful for Monster Hunter. In your house, talk to your housekeeper. Then select from the menu "Downloadable Content". You'll have to connect to the internet at this point. When a menu comes up, select "Gift Area". Then select Item Packs. There should be a starter pack there. It contains lots of rare and helpful items and it's free.
But I did do all the weapon tutorial quests. I hated the bow. Took me forever and five minutes in I came to a conclusion that it was not for me. By the way, my top three Monster Hunter weapons are the bug staff, the charge blade and the switch axe.
Do you find my comments annoying? Because I noticed that you have been ignoring me lately but I wanted to tell you that I never made them with the intention of annoying you. I think you are really cool and I would never try to annoy you on purpose.