English Manual

CONTROL

CONTROL GUIDE

XboxOne CONTROLER

Open the Pause Menu with option to check the input controls in the upper-right corner of the screen. Come back here anytime to review the basics.

AUTO-ASSIST

AUTO-ASSIST

Try out auto-assist if you want to chain together a slick combo without too much fuss. Use the same attack inputs to dish out stylish techniques with ease. Auto-assist can be turned on or off during gameplay by holding right stick .

DEVIL BREAKER

DEVIL BREAKER Main Visual

DEVIL BREAKER: OVERTURE

Devil Breaker: Overture

An user-friendly Devil Breaker with average power. Can take out puny demons in one hit.

BATTERY

With Overture equipped: Press and hold ○

Fire an electric burst from the palm of the Overture. The direction changes depending on the state of the enemy.

DEVIL BREAKER: PUNCH LINE

DEVIL BREAKER: Punch Line

An armored arm with propulsion power. Use it to restrain enemies, ride around, send demons flying, and more.

JET GADGET

With Punch Line equipped: Hold ○ during aerial recovery to ride it. Perform various maneuvers with □△○✕

Shoot your forearm as a guided missile. Press ○ after launch to call it back, then hold ○ when it returns to ride it. Press □ △ or ○ while riding it to do tricks, drop off with ✕, and blow it up with LB. You can ride it longer at higher Stylish Ranks.

DEVIL BREAKER: GERBERA

Devil Breaker: Gerbera

Provides airborne movement and piercing beam attacks. Good against strong flyers.

JOCKY

With Gerbera equipped:
Press ○ or LS + ○

Release a shockwave from the palm of the Gerbera. Press ○ to attack in front of you. This attack can negate or reflect enemy projectiles. Press LS + ○ to change the shockwave into thrust to move around.

BREAK AGE

Charging an attack will make that attack more powerful, but the Devil Breaker you have equipped will be destroyed.

OVERTURE
EXPLODER

With Overture equipped:
Press and hold ○, then release after your right arm sparks with more power

Overload the energy inside Overture to turn it into a bomb. Shove it into the ground or an enemy and it explodes after a set amount of time. Multiple units can be placed at once. Follow up with a bullet or other attacks to detonate it manually.

PUNCH LINE
BOOST KNUCKLE

With Punch Line equipped:
Press and hold ○, then release after your right arm sparks with more power

Unleash the Punch Line's propulsion potential in a haymaker punch.
Even larger enemies will be knocked back by a clean hit.

GERBERA
STAMEN RAY / PETAL RAY

With Gerbera equipped:
Press and hold ○, then release after your right arm sparks with more power

While on the ground, Stamen Ray unleashes a powerful blast. In mid-air, Petal Ray will gather shockwaves in your fingertips for a more penetrating laser. Ricochets off of walls and floors around you.

BREAK AWAY

Press LB (consumes one Devil Breaker)

You can forcefully sever your Devil Breaker to generate an explosion. You can use this to get out of dangerous situations, even escape oncoming damage.

BREAK AWAY

REEQUIPPING DEVIL BREAKERS

The next Devil Breaker in your magazine will be equipped if your current arm is destroyed.

REEQUIPPING DEVIL BREAKERS

PICKING UP DEVIL BREAKERS

Walk over to any Devil Breaker you find on your path to pick it up and equip it automatically. You cannot pick up any new arms if your magazine is already full.

PICKING UP DEVIL BREAKERS

DEVIL BREAKER LOADOUT

Use the Customize screen to buy more Devil Breakers with Red Orbs and change equipment order.

BUY / ORDER DEVIL BREAKERS


You can manage your weapons and gear from the EQUIPMENT tab. Use "Edit" to help find a setup that best fits your fighting style.

ABILITIES

SIDE ROLL

While on the ground,
press R1 + LStick-RandL horizontally + ✕

Evade an enemy attack by rolling to the side.
Press □ while evading to shoot.

SIDE ROLL

AIR HIKE

During a jump, press ✕

Concentrate demonic power into the area under your feet to perform a double jump that can reach higher locations.

AIR HIKE

WIRE SNATCH

Press R1 + ○

Extend a wire from the right arm to reel in foes from a distance. Large or heavy enemies cannot be pulled in.

MELEE ATTACK

MELEE ATTACK

Use △ to attack. Attacks vary depending on the number of times you press △ and your timing.

RED QUEEN COMBO A

While on the ground,
press △△△△

A quick and dirty 4-hit sword combo.

STREAK

While on the ground,
press R1 + LStick-Top forward + △

A magnificent rushing attack that sweeps up surrounding enemies.

SPLIT

In mid-air, press R1 + LStick-Bottom back + △

A violent descending slash that slams through an enemy and splits them right down the middle.

EXCEED

Rev with L2

Press L2 to charge your Ex-Gauge and power up the Red Queen sword.

EXCEED Image

Press L2 at the right time after any attack to instantly charge your Ex-Gauge to full.
(If your timing is off, you only gain a small amount of charge.)

GUN ATTACK

GUN ATTACK

Use □ to fire the weapon you have equipped.
You can also fire in mid-air.

Hold □ until your left arm glows, then fill the Bullet Gauge to charge up your shot. After charging, release □ to fire an extra powerful bullet.

STYLISH RANK

STYLISH RANK Main Visual

Among other things, the length and variety of your combos determine how many Stylish Points you get and the Stylish Rank displayed on screen. Stylish Ranks affect your score on the result screen after a mission, so make your moves count.

STYLISH RANK Image

TAUNT

TAUNT Image

Using a provocation in battle (タッチパッドボタン) raises your Stylish Rank. Throw one out at the end of an impressive combo to really stick it to enemies. You can even taunt in the air!

Check out the Skill List in the Pause Menu to see what stylish moves your character can pull off. Controls for various actions are displayed here.

SKILL LIST

Check out the Skill List in the Pause Menu to see what stylish moves your character can pull off. Controls for various actions are displayed here.

TIPS

DESTINATION VIEW

Press and hold LS

Press and hold LS to orient the camera towards your next objective. (Cannot be used during combat.)

DESTINATION VIEW

TREE ROOT OBSTACLES

Drop a parasitic Nidhogg Hatchling into a demon tree root in your path to proceed forward. Look for the hatchling somewhere nearby.

TREE ROOT OBSTACLES