Getting Started

Title Screen

On the title screen, press any button and then select either “Online” to play while connected to the network or “Offline” to play without connecting to the network. Doing so will cause the menu below to appear. When starting the game from the beginning, you will enter a name and codename for your character before choosing their appearance on the character creation screen.

Note: Some options, such as name, gender, voice, and physique, cannot be changed later in the game.

Continue: Continue the game from a previous save.
New: Start the game from the beginning.
Load: Select save data and continue from that point.
Settings: View and change various game settings.
License: View license and copyright information.
PlayStation™Store: Download items and other content online.

About Saving Data

The game will automatically save your progress when you rest at mistle or die.
You can also manually save by selecting “Save and Return to Title Screen” after interacting with mistle.

Note: Changes in game settings are saved separately from game progress.


Directional buttons: Select option
 button: Confirm
button: Cancel
OPTIONS button: Skip movie (press twice)

Field Controls

Directional buttons:
Up: Change weapon
Left: Change shortcut item (left)
Right: Change shortcut item (right)
Down: Use shortcut item
Left stick: Move/Dash (+ button)
Right stick: Move camera/Switch target (when locked on)
button: Examine/Pick up/Charged drain (hold)
button: Dodge
button: Strong attack/Charged attack (hold)
button: Weak attack
button: Guard
button: Parry
button: Open quick gesture menu (press twice)
button: + button (after an attack): Combo drain / + button: Special attack / + button: Launch attack
button: Open Gift quickslot (hold)
button: Reset camera/Lock on (near an enemy)
OPTIONS button: Open Field Menu
Touch pad button: Open Quick Item Menu

Gift Quickslot Controls

Directional buttons:
Up: Activate Gift Quickslot 2 (Up)
Left: Activate Gift Quickslot 2 (Left)
Right: Activate Gift Quickslot 2 (Right)
Down: Activate Gift Quickslot 2 (Down)
 button: Activate Gift Quickslot 1 (Up)
button: Activate Gift Quickslot 1 (Left)
 button: Activate Gift Quickslot 1 (Right)
 button: Activate Gift Quickslot 1 (Down)




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