Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Basic Action Skills

Area Attack (Free) – A basic area effect chain attack. Will hit all nearby enemies surrounding you.

Block (Free) – Press and hold the [given] button to block enemy attacks. Unblockable attacks are indicated with a bright warning flash.

Combat Focus (Free) – The combat focus is an ancient technique from the Brotherhood of Light. Once fully focused, a capable warrior can extract Neutral Element Orbs from his enemies after each successful hit.

Direct Attack (Free) – A basic direct chain attack. Will only hit enemies directly in front of you.

Dodge (Free) – While blocking, use the left stick to evade enemy attacks.

Experience Points (Free) – Experience points measure the progression of your skills in the game. Points are earned by defeating enemies and solving puzzles.

Grab & Interact (Free) – Press the [given] button to grab enemies or interact with a glowing object. Small enemies can be thrown against other foes by moving the left stick in the desired direction while performing the grab action.

Jump (Free) – A basic jump. Combine this move with other attacks to perform aerial combos.

Rappel & Climbing (Free) – You can navigate vertical surfaces using the Combat Cross. Press [given button] to interact with a shining Grip Point and then use the left stick to move. Pressing [given button] or [given button] will kick away from the surface and pressing [given button] will let go from the Grip and allow you to jump away.

Synchronized Block (Free) – Press the [given] button at exactly the right time to synchronize your block. When performed correctly, the enemy will be stunned for a few moments.

Stomp (Free) – Similar to dodge, but performed while airborne, this is a good defense against enemies who attack you while in the air. Landing back on the ground can also knock back smaller enemies surrounding you.

Use Secondary Weapon (Free) – Use the currently selected secondary weapon by pressing the [given] button. Switch between available secondary weapons with the directional buttons.
Updated: March 19, 2021 — 8:36 am