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Mystic Arts
Icon Name and Requirements Talents
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Momentum

Landing an attack reduces the Ki usage of subsequent attacks. This effect can be boosted if you land another attack before it runs out.
Requires completing The Grimmest Blades.

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Firm Resolve

Landing an attack reduces the amount of damage you take for a time. This effect can be boosted if you land another attack before it runs out.
Requires completing The Grimmest Blades.

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Sword Skills
Icon Name and Requirements Talents
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Sign of the Cross

Quick-draw attack. Can only be used when your weapon is sheathed.
Requires Grapple.

「Hold R1 + O

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Sign of the Cross II

Greatly reduces time needed to gather energy for a Sign of the Cross attack.
Requires Grapple, Sign of the Cross and completing The Way of the Warrior: Adept.

「Hold R1 + O

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Tachi Arts

Close combat damage increased by 10% / 5% / 5% against enemies with full Life gauges.
Requires Flux and completing
The Way of the Warrior: Novice,
The Way of the Warrior: Adept,
and The Way of the Warrior: Veteran.

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God of Wind

Mid and Low stance only. Follows up a combo with a roundhouse kick.

at the end of combo」

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God of Wind II

Allows you to follow up with a quick slice attack after another button press.
Requires God of Wind and completing The Way of the Warrior: Novice.

at the end of combo」

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God of Wind III

Correctly timing an additional button press after God of Wind allows you to quickly double slice.
Requires God of Wind I, God of Wind II, and completing The Way of the Warrior: Adept.

at the end of combo」

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Moon Shadow

Mid and Low stance only. Maneuvers behind an enemy after they deflect your attack, then slashes them with an extra .
Requires God of Wind I,II, and III and completing The Way of the Warrior: Veteran.

「Press when an attack is deflected」

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Cherry Blossom

High stance only. Follows up a combo with a jumping slice.
Requires Ki Pulse: Heaven.

at the end of combo」

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Water Sword

High stance only. Slices an enemy multiple times.
(Press button repeatedly to vary the technique.)
Requires completing The Way of the Warrior: Novice.

「L1 + ( while guarding)」

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Water Sword II

Increases the slicing speed of the Water Sword technique.
Requires Water Sword and completing The Way of the Warrior: Adept.

「L1 + ( while guarding)」

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Windstorm

High stance only. A spinning attack that slices all enemies around you.
「L1 + ( while guarding)」

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Windstorm II

Increases the strength of the wind generated by Windstorm.
Requires Windstorm and completing The Way of the Warrior: Novice.

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Demon Thrust

Mid stance only. A combination move incorporating defence and attack. Thrusts a sword while simultaneously guarding.
Requires Ki Pulse: Man.

「L1 + ( while guarding)」

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Defense Arts

+10 / +5 / +5 Ki recovery speed when guarding.
Requires Ki Pulse: Man, Demon Thrust and completing The Way of the Warrior:Adept and The Way of the Warrior: Veteran.

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Heavenly Flow

Mid stance only. Parries an enemy's attack.
Requires Ki Pulse: Man and Demon Thrust.

「L1 + ( while guarding)」

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Earthly Flow

Mid stance only. Parries an enemy's attack.
Requires Ki Pulse: Man, Demon Thrust, Heavenly Flow and completing The Way of the Warrior: Veteran.

「L1 + ( while guarding)」

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The Shrike

Mid stance only. Thrusts one sword to block the enemy's move while attacking them with the other sword.
Requires Ki Pulse: Man, Demon Thrust, Heavenly Flow, Earthly Flow and completing The Way of the Warrior: Veteran.

「L1 + ( while guarding)」

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Random Slice

Mid stance only. Rushes forward while swinging two swords.
「Hold while guarding」

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Mind's Eye

Low stance only. Dodges attacks that come at you while you recover from an evasive move.
Requires Ki Pulse: Earth and completing The Way of the Warrior: Novice.

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Mind's Eye II

When Mind's Eye is successful, attack power increases.
Requires Ki Pulse: Earth, Mind's Eye and completing The Way of the Warrior: Adept.

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Raijin

Moves quickly to the side while slashing. Can be charged to increase the number of strikes.
Requires completing The Way of the Warrior: Veteran.

「Hold

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Mortal Flow

Rushes forward and performs a hard thrust, following up with a strong slash if the thrust hits.
Requires completing The Way of the Warrior: Veteran.

「L1 + ( while guarding)」

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Mortal Flow II

Adds a gust of wind to the follow-up slash of Mortal Flow, increasing its strength.
Requires Mortal Flow and completing The Way of the Warrior: Veteran.

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