Operation

Basic Controls

Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK®4)

Basic Game Controls

Basic controls are shown on the right.
For other special controls, refer to “Town Controls” and “Field Controls.”

Directional Buttons: Select
Button: Cancel / Return
Button: Confirm

Town Controls

Left Stick (Tilt): Move
Left Stick (Press): Dash
Right Stick (Tilt): Control camera
Button: Heart-to-Heart
Button: Talk (accept quest) / Carry (during a date)
Button: Jump / Choose topic (while conversing)
Button: Talk / Interact / End Heart-to-Heart (hold during a date)
Button: Call
Button: Switch character
OPTIONS Button: Main Menu
Touch Pad Button:  Sub-menu

Field Controls

Left Stick (Tilt): Move
Left Stick (Press): Dash (weapon sheathed)
Right Stick (Tilt): Control camera
Right Stick (Press): Lock on/off target
Up Button: Scroll through Battle Log (when opened)
Down Button: Draw or sheathe weapon / Scroll through Battle Log (when opened)
Left Button: Change Target (in battle) / Show Battle Log (weapon sheathed)
Right Button: Change Target (in battle) / Show mini map (weapon sheathed)
Button: Normal attack
Button: Show Arts Gauge (in battle) / Throw (weapon sheathed)
Arts Gauge Displayed + Button: Use Allied Skill
Arts Gauge Displayed + Button: Use Super Arts
Arts Gauge Displayed + Button: Use Finish Arts
Button: Launch attack (in battle) / Jump (weapon sheathed)
Button + Left Stick: Step (in battle)
Button: Guard (in battle) / Talk / Interact (weapon sheathed)
Button + Left Stick: Parry
Button: Show Skill Palette
Button + Directional Buttons: Use Battle Skill
Button + Buttons: Use Sword Skill
Button + Button: Synced Attack
Button + Button: Gather
Button: Command partner
Button + Left Stick or Up/Down Buttons: Scroll Arts Code list
Button + Left Stick (Press): Select Arts Code
Button + Left/Right Buttons: Change partner to command
Button + Buttons: Use partner Sword Skills
Button + Touch Pad Button: Shift to Party Command Mode
Party Command Mode + Buttons: Command partner to use skills
Party Command Mode + Left Stick: Move cursor
Party Command Mode + Up/Down Buttons: Change speed
Party Command Mode + Button: Select destination
Button: Show Sacred Arts
Button + Left Stick: Select Sacred Arts + Charge
Button: Switch character
OPTIONS Button: Main menu
Touch Pad Button: Party Command Mode (in battle) / Open sub-menu (weapon sheathed)


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