Nightmare Soul Calibur 5 Moves, Combos, Strategy Guide

Guide last updated on
February 3, 2012 at 10:08 p.m. PST


Nightmare Soul Calibur 5 Character Guide

Main Moves

Quick Temple Buster

Block


Mail Crusher

Block


Shadow Slicer - Grim Stride
Block

(Hold)
Death Smash - Night Side Stance

Block


Double Death Claw
Block


Crimson Vortex

Block

or or
Shoulder Rush
Block

(While crouching)
Flap Jack

Block


Death Lord's Vengeance

Block


Dark Reconquista

Block

(Hold) - ,
Combo 1
-
Combo 2
(Hold) - -
Combo 3

- , (Just)
Combo 4
, -
Combo 5

Horizontal Attacks
(Hold)
Slash Cross - Night Side Stance

Block


Slash Cross

Block


Brutal Cross
Block


Triple Grounder
Block

,
Quick Neck Buster
Block

, (Fastest input)
Quick Neck Buster
Block


Quick Temple Buster

Block


Mail Crusher
Block


Death Grounder

Block


Jade Slicer

Block


Shadow Slicer

Block

(Hold)
Shadow Slicer

Block

(Hold),
Jade Crusher
Block


Shadow Slicer - Grim Stride

Block

(Hold)
Shadow Slicer - Grim Stride

Block


Back Blade

Block

(While crouching)
Jade Slicer

Block

(While rising)
Soul Stake

Block

(While jumping)
Fatal Spin Slash

Block

(While turning around)
Turning Head Slash

Block

(While crouching turning around)
Turning Leg Slash

Block

Vertical Attacks

Mail Splitter

Block


Bloody Hilt

Block

(Hold)
Bloody Hilt - Night Side Stance
Block


Death Smash

Block

(Hold)
Death Smash - Night Side Stance
Block


Shadow Buster

Block


Dark Soul Impact
Block


Shadow Breaker

Block

(Hold)
Shadow Breaker - Night Side Stance

Block

(While crouching)
Shadow Buster
Block

(While crouching)
Death Horn Charge
Block

(While rising)
Upper Claw
Block

(Hold) (While rising)
Upper Claw - Night Side Stance
Block

(While jumping)
Fatal Buster
Block

(While turning around)
Turning Sword Buster
Block

(While crouching turning around)
Turning Shadow Buster
Block

Kicks

Dark High Kick

Block


Jade Strike

Block


Dark Middle Kick
Block


Earth Trample

Block

(Hold)
Earth Trample

Block


Dark Low Kick
Block


Double Death Claw

Block

(While crouching)
Dark Low Kick
Block

(While rising)
Dark Head Upper

Block

(While jumping)
Fatal Brave Kick

Block

(While turning around)
Turning Dark High Kick

Block

(While crouching turning around)
Turning Dark Low Kick
Block

Simultaneous Press Moves

Soul Wave

Block


Soul Smasher

Block

(Against downed opponent)
Soul Smasher
Block


Night Regnum

Block

(Facing away)
Soul Wave (Ambush)
Block


Bloody Jade Impact

Block

8-Way Run Moves
or or
Right Slasher

Block

or or
Right Slasher - Grim Stride

Block

or
Death Rage

Block

or
Death Rage - Grim Stride

Block

or or
Plague Storm
Block


Crimson Vortex

Block

or
Ether Splitter
Block

or
Ether Splitter - Grim Stride
Block

or
Rook Splitter

Block

or or
Side Shutter

Block

or or (Hold)
Side Shutter - Night Side Stance

Block

or or
Shoulder Rush
Block

or or
Shoulder Rush - Grim Stride
Block

or
Jade Smasher

Block

or or
Drop Kick

Block

or or
Flying Edge

Block


Cannonball Splitter

Block

(After running some distance)
Sliding

Block

Special Stance

Grim Stride

(During Grim Stride)
Grim Fang

Block

(During Grim Stride)
Grim Launcher

Block

(During Grim Stride)
Grim Launcher - Grim Stride

Block

(During Grim Stride)
Grim Riser Kick

Block

(While standing or while crouching)
Night Side Stance

(Facing away)
Night Side Stance

(During Night Side stance)
Soul Biter

Block

(Hold) (During Night Side stance)
Soul Biter - Night Side Stance

Block

(During Night Side stance)
Phantom Impact

Block

, (During Night Side stance)
Skull Chopper

Block

, (During Night Side stance) (Fastest input)
Skull Chopper

Block

(During Night Side stance)
Night Front Kick
Block

(During Night Side stance)
Phantom Splitter
Block

(During Night Side stance)
Night Side Stance - Grim Stride

Edge Attacks

Dark Reconquista

Block


Death Lord's Vengeance

Block

(During hit) (Just)
Death Lord's Annhilation

Block

,
Bloody Lord's Invasion
Block

or ,
Ether Lord's Carnage

Block

, (During Grim Stride)
Grim Lord's Auto-da-fé

Block


Comments

Ketchup17 said on February 4, 2012 at 12:58 a.m.

my main... MAN he's so good in this game. I honestly think he has the best Ringout ability in SCV.

#1
TonyCorleone said on February 14, 2012 at 11 p.m.

OP anybody? Like the dude said above, his ring-out potential is very good.

#2


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