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 Right-to-left horizontal smash.
Roll — R1 360 degree horizontal spin attack.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running horizontal smash.
Forward + R1 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Leaping overhead smash.
L1 (left hand) Guard.
L2 (left hand) Overhead smash.

2 Handed
R1 Overhead smash.
R2 Right-to-left horizontal smash.
Roll — R1 360 degree horizontal spin attack.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running horizontal smash.
Forward + R1 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
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. Useful for breaking guard.
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. Useful for breaking guard.
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 into ground punch.
R2 — R2 Shield swing into backhand swing.
Roll — R1 Shield uppercut.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running push.
Forward + R1 Push.
Forward + R2 Leaping overhead smash.

2 Handed
R1 — R1 — Fast shield bashes.
R2 — R2 Running push into shield swing.
Roll — R1 Shield bash.
Backstep or Run — R1 Shield bash.
Forward + R1 Push.
Forward + R2 Leaping overhead smash.
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 + R2 Leaping overhead smash.

2 Handed
L1 or L2 Guard.
R1 Shield bash.
R2 R2 Shield charge into shield swing.
Roll — R1 Shield bash.
Backstep or Run — R1 Charge into shield swing.
Forward + R1 Push.
Forward + R2 Leaping overhead smash.

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. Useful for breaking guard.
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. Useful for breaking guard.
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. Useful for breaking guard.
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. Useful for breaking guard.
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. Useful for breaking guard.
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. Useful for breaking guard.
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 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jumping stab attack.
L1 (left hand) Horizontal slash. (L1-R1- when dual wielding katanas).
L2 (left hand) Parry.

2 Handed
R1 — R1 Vertical slash into upward slash.
R2 Charged vertical overhead slash.
Roll — R1 Upward slash.
Backstep or Run — R1 Running piercing thrust.
Forward + R1 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jumping stab attack.
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. Useful for breaking guard.
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. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Heavy jumping left-to-right horizontal slash.
L1 or L2 Guard.
1 Handed
R1 — R1 Right-to-left swipe into left-to-right swipe.
R2 — R2 Thrust into left-to-right swipe.
Roll — R1 Forward stab.
Backstep or Run — R1 Forward stab.
Forward + R1 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jumping thrust attack.
L1 (left hand) Horizontal swipe.
L2 (left hand) Parry.

2 Handed
R1 — R1 Downward slash into left-to-right slash.
R2 Thrust.
Roll — R1 Forward stab.
Backstep or Run — R1 Downward slash.
Forward + R1 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jumping thrust attack.
L1 or L2 Guard.

Straight Sword

1 Handed
R1 — R1 Right-to-left swipe into left-to-right swipe.
R2 — R2 Heavy piercing thrust into upwards slash.
Roll — R1 Uppercut.
Backstep or Run — R1 Fast running horizontal slash.
Forward + R1 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jumping stab attack.
L1 (left hand) Guard.
L2 (left hand) Heavy horizontal swipe.

2 Handed
R1 — R1 Alternating vertical swipes.
R2 — R2 Heavy horizontal slash into horizontal slash.
Roll — R1 Thrust.
Backstep or Run — R1 Heavy running overhead vertical chop.
Forward + R1 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jumping stab attack.
L1 or L2 Guard.

Large Sword

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

2 Handed
R1 — R1 Overhead smash into upward slash.
R2 — R2 Right-to-left slash into left-to-right slash.
Roll + R1 Overhead chop.
Backstep or Run+ R1- Charge Spinning left-to-right slash.
Forward + R1 Kick. Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jump attack (overhead smash).
L1 or L2 Guard.

Ultra Large Sword

1 Handed
R1 — R1 Right-to-left swing into left-to-right swing.
R2 — R2 Vertical chop into vertical overhead chop.
Roll — R1 Sweeping ground attack.
Backstep or Run — R1 Forward overhead chop.
Forward + R1 Kick Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jump attack (overhead smash).
L1 (left hand) Guard.
L2 (left hand) Left-to-right swing.

2 Handed
R1 — R1 Right-to-left swing into left-to-right swing.
R2 — R2 Forward overhead Chop into ground stab.
Roll — R1 Ground stab.
Backstep or Run — R1 Forward overhead chop.
Forward + R1 Kick Useful for breaking guard.
Forward + R2 Jump attack (overhead smash).
L1 or L2 Guard.

Swords - Piercing

1 Handed
R1 — R1 Piercing thrusts. Can be done with shield raised.
R2 — R2 Lunging thrust into heavy thrust.
Roll — R1 Low piercing thrust.
Backstep or Run — R1 Jumping piercing thrust.
Forward + R1 Backstep thrust. Useful as an evasive attack.
Forward + R2 Jumping thrust attack.
L1 (left hand) Piercing thrust.
L2 (left hand) Parry.

2 Handed
R1 — R1 Piercing thrusts.
R2 Lunging thrust.
Roll — R1 Low piercing thrust.
Backstep or Run — R1 Jumping piercing thrust.
Forward + R1 Backstep thrust. Useful as an evasive attack.
Forward + R2 Jumping thrust attack.
L1 or L2 Guard.
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