Move Sets

available moves by Weapon type

Axe

1 Handed
R1 Right-to-left horizontal swing.
R2 — R2 Heavy overhead chop into overhead chop.
Roll — R1 Fast overhead chop.
Backstep or Run — R1 Fast running chop.
Forward + R1 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jumping overhead chop.
L1 (left hand) Guard.
L2 (left hand) Left-to-right horizontal swing.


2 Handed
R1 Right-to-left horizontal swing.
R2 — R2 Heavy overhead chop into overhead chop.
Roll — R1 Fast overhead chop.
Backstep or Run — R1 Fast running chop.
Forward + R1 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jumping overhead chop.
L1 or L2 Guard

Hammer

1 Handed
R1 Right-to-left horizontal swing.
R2 — R2 Heavy overhead chop into overhead chop.
Roll — R1 Fast overhead chop.
Backstep or Run — R1 Fast running chop.
Forward + R1 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jumping overhead chop.
L1 (left hand) Guard.
L2 (left hand) Left-to-right horizontal swing.


2 Handed
R1 Right-to-left horizontal swing.
R2 — R2 Heavy overhead chop into overhead chop.
Roll — R1 Fast overhead chop.
Backstep or Run — R1 Fast running chop.
Forward + R1 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jumping overhead chop.
L1 or L2 Guard

Greataxes

1 Handed
R1 Overhead smash.
R2 Left-to-right horizontal smash.
Roll — R1 360 degree horizontal spin attack.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running horizontal smash.
Forward + R1 Kick.
Forward + R2 Leaping overhead smash.
L1 (left hand) Guard.
L2 (left hand) Overhead smash.


2 Handed
R1 Overhead smash.
R2 Left-to-right horizontal smash.
Roll — R1 360 degree horizontal spin attack.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running horizontal smash.
Forward + R1 Kick.
Forward + R2 Leaping overhead smash.
L1 or L2 Guard.

Great Hammers

1 Handed
R1 — R1 — Right-to-left horizontal smashes.
R2 Heavy overhead smash.
Roll — R1 360 degree horizontal spin attack.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running overhead smash.
Forward + R1 Kick.
Forward + R2 Leaping overhead smash.
L1 (left hand) Guard.
L2 (left hand) Left-to-right horizontal smash.


2 Handed
R1 — R1 — Right-to-left horizontal smashes.
R2 Heavy overhead smash.
Roll — R1 Fast ground slam.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running overhead smash.
Forward + R1 Kick.
Forward + R2 Leaping overhead smash.
L1 or L2 Guard.

Fist

R1 — R1 Right hook punch into backhand blow.
R2 — R2 Straight punch into uppercut.
Roll — R1 Backhand blow.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running backhand blow.
Forward + R1 Knee kick. Same effect as a regular kick.
L1 (left hand) Very fast straight punch. Much lower damage.
L2 (left hand) Parry.

Shields

Shield - Parry

1 Handed
L1 (left hand) Guard
L2 (left hand) Parry
R1 — R1 — Shield punch > ground punch
R2 — R2 Shield swing > backhand swing
Roll — R1 Shield Uppercut
Backstep or Run — R1 running Push
Forward + R1 slow Push


2 Handed
R1 — R1 — fast Shield bashes
R2 — R2 running Push > Shield swing
Roll — R1 Shield Bash
Backstep or Run — R1 Shield Bash
Forward + R1 Push
L1 or L2 Guard

Shield - Bash

1 Handed
L1 (left hand) Guard
L2 (left hand) Parry
R1 Shield Bash
R2 Heavy Shield Bash
Backstep or Run — R1 Running Shield Swing
Forward + R1 Push
Forward + R12 Jump attack


2 Handed
L1 or L2 Guard
R1 Shield Bash
R2 R2 Shield Charge > Shield swing
Roll — R1 Shield Bash
Backstep or Run — R1 Charge -> Shield Swing
Forward + R1 Push

Spears / Polearms / Scythes

Spear

1 Handed
R1 Quick thrust attack. Can be done with shield raised.
R2 Strong thrust attack.
Roll — R1 Overhead chop.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running thrust attack.
Forward + R1 Kick.
Forward + R2 Jumping thrust attack.
L1 (left hand) Guard.
L2 (left hand) Quick thrust attack.


2 Handed
R1 Quick thrust attack. Can be done with shield raised.
R2 Strong thrust attack.
Roll — R1 Overhead chop.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running thrust attack.
Forward + R1 Kick.
Forward + R2 Jumping thrust attack.
L1 or L2 Guard.

Pole

1 Handed
R1 — R1 Overhead chop into left-to-right horizontal swing.
R2 — R2 Heavy left-to-right horizontal swing into right-to-left horizontal swing.
Roll — R1 Fast left-to-right horizontal swing.
Backstep or Run — R1 Overhead chop.
Forward + R1 Kick.
Forward + R2 Jumping left-to-right horizontal slash.
L1 (left hand) Guard.
L2 (left hand) Overhead chop.


2 Handed
R1 — R1 Overhead chop into left-to-right horizontal swing.
R2 720 degree clockwise spin attack. Hits twice.
Roll — R1 Fast left-to-right horizontal swing.
Backstep or Run — R1 Overhead chop.
Forward + R1 Kick.
Forward + R2 Jumping left-to-right horizontal slash.
L1 or L2 Guard

Scythes

1 Handed
R1 Overhead chop. Rather slow for an R1 attack.
R2 — R2 Heavy right-to-left horizontal swing into left-to-right horizontal swing.
Roll — R1 Overhead chop.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running right-to-left horizontal swing.
Forward + R1 Kick.
Forward + R2 Jumping left-to-right horizontal slash.
L1 (left hand) Guard.
L2 (left hand) Quick left-to-right horizontal swing.


2 Handed
R1 Faster overhead chop.
R2 — R2 Running left-to-right horizontal swing into right-to-left horizontal swing.
Roll — R1 Overhead chop.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running right-to-left horizontal swing.
Forward + R1 Kick.
Forward + R2 Jumping left-to-right horizontal slash.
L1 or L2 Guard

Swords - Curved

Curved Sword

1 Handed
R1 — R1 — Alternating horizontal slashes.
R2 — R2 Double overhead slash into horizontal slash.
Roll — R1 Fast left-to-right horizontal slash.
Backstep or Run — R1 Upward vertical slash.
Forward + R1 Horizontal slash followed by backwards cartwheel. Useful as an evasive attack.
Forward + R2 Jumping left-to-right horizontal slash.
L1 (left hand) Left-to-right horizontal slash.
L2 (left hand) Parry.


2 Handed
R1 — R1 — Fast alternating horizontal slashes. Very fast and often spammed.
R2 — R2 Double over head slash into rising vertical slash.
Roll — R1 Fast left-to-right horizontal slash.
Backstep or Run — R1 Upward vertical slash.
Forward + R1 Horizontal slash followed by backwards cartwheel. Useful as an evasive attack.
Forward + R2 Jumping left-to-right horizontal slash.
L1 or L2 Guard

Katana

1 Handed
R1 — R1 — alternating horizontal Slash
R2 charged piercing Thrust
Roll — R1 upward Slash
Backstep or Run — R1 running piercing Thrust
Forward + R1 Push
L1 (left hand) horizontal Slash (L1-R1- when dual wielding katanas)
L2 (left hand) Parry


2 Handed
R1 — R1 — vertical Slash > upward Slash
R2 charged vertical overhead Slash
Roll — R1 upward Slash
Backstep or Run — R1 running piercing Thrust
Forward + R1 Push
L1 or L2 Guard

Curved Greatsword

1 Handed
R1 — R1 — Alternating horizontal slashes.
R2 — R2 Heavy alternating horizontal slashes.
Roll — R1 360 degree horizontal spin attack.
Backstep or Run — R1 Jumping right-to-left horizontal slash.
Forward + R1 Kick.
Forward + R2 Heavy jumping left-to-right horizontal slash.
L1 (left hand) Guard.
L2 (left hand) Fast left-to-right horizontal slash.


2 Handed
R1 — R1 — Alternating horizontal slashes.
R2 — R2 Heavy overhead chop into a second overhead chop..
Roll — R1 360 degree horizontal spin attack.
Backstep or Run — R1 Jumping overhead chop.
Forward + R1 Kick.
Forward + R2 Heavy jumping left-to-right horizontal slash.
L1 or L2 Guard
1 Handed
R1 — R1 horizontal Swipe
R2 — R2 heavy horizontal Swipe
Roll — R1 forward Stab
Backstep or Run — R1 forward Stab
Forward + R1 Kick
L1 (left hand) horizontal Swipe
L2 (left hand) Parry


2 Handed
R1 — R1 downward Slash
R2 — R2 heavy downward Slash
Roll — R1 forward Stab
Backstep or Run — R1 downward Slash
Forward + R1 Kick
L1 or L2 Guard

Straight Sword

1 Handed
R1 — R1 horizontal Swipe
R2 — R2 heavy piercing Thrust > upwards Slash The initial R2 delivers the unique piercing Attack of Straight Swords
Roll — R1 Uppercut
Backstep or Run — R1 fast running horizontal Slash
Forward + R1 Push
L1 (left hand) Guard
L2 (left hand) heavy horizontal Swipe


2 Handed
R1 — R1 alternating vertical Swipe Stunlock. Great for breaking Guard.
R2 — R2 heavy horizontal Slash
Roll — R1 Uppercut
Backstep or Run — R1 heavy running overhead vertical Chop
Forward + R1 heavy Push
L1 or L2 Guard

Large Sword

1 Handed
R1 — R1 Right-to-left slash. Follow up with left-to-right.
R2 Overhead chop or forward thrust
R2 -> R1 Left-to-right slash
Backstep or Run — R1 Spinning left-to-right slash
Forward + R1 Kick
Forward + R2 Jump attack (overhead smash)
L1 (left hand) Guard
L2 (left hand) heavy horizontal Swipe


2 Handed
L1 or L2 Guard
R1 Overhead Smash
R1 -> R1 Upward slash
R2 Right-to-left slash
R2 -> R2 Left-to-right slash
R2 -> R1 Upward slash
Roll + R1 Overhead chop OR thrust attack weapon dependent
Backstep or Run+ R1- Charge Spinning left-to-right slash
Forward + R1 Push
Forward + R2 Jump attack (overhead smash)

Ultra Large Sword

1 Handed
R1 horizontal Swing
R2 — R2 vertical Chop > vertical overhead Chop
Roll — R1 sweeping ground Attack
Backstep or Run — R1 forward overhead Chop
Forward + R1 Kick
L1 (left hand) Guard
L2 (left hand) Swing


2 Handed
R1 — R1 heavy swing > backward Attack combo: (R1-R2-R1) / (R1-R2-R2)
R2 — R2 forward overhead Chop > ground Stab combo: (R2-R1)
Roll — R1 ground Stab
Backstep or Run — R1 fast Sweep Attack
Forward + R1 Kick
L1 or L2 Guard

Swords - Piercing

1 Handed
R1 — R1 — piercing thrusts can be used behind Shield
R2 heavy piercing Thrust
Roll — R1 low piercing Thrust
Backstep or Run — R1 jumping piercing Thrust
Forward + R1 backstep Attack
L1 (left hand) piercing Thrust
L2 (left hand) Parry


2 Handed
R1 — R1 — piercing thrusts
R2 heavy piercing Thrust
Roll — R1 low piercing Thrust
Backstep or Run — R1 jumping piercing Thrust
Forward + R1 backstep Attack
L1 or L2 Guard
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