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DEF JAM Vendetta

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Also on:PS2
GF Rating
7.7

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Gameplay Controls

DEF JAM Vendetta

GENERAL GAMEPLAY
Control Stick Move
Control Pad Move
A Button (Tap): Soft Grapple, (Hold): Hard Grapple, (While opponent is prone on mat): Ground Submission
B Button (Tap): Soft Strike, (Hold): Medium Strike, (Hold + X Button): Hard Strike, (While running): Running Attack
X Button (Hold + Control Pad toward a corner): Climb Turnbuckle, (Release): Jump Off Turnbuckle, (+ Control Pad): Run
Y Button ( + Control Pad toward ropes): Get In/Out of Ring
L Button Dodge Opponent/Pin Opponent
R Button Block Strikes/Lift Opponent Off Floor
C Stick Taunt/Blaze/Special Move

ADVANCED MODE - While Grappling Opponent
X Button (+ Control Pad toward ropes): Irish Whip
Y Button (+ Control Pad toward ropes): Throw Opponent In/Out of Ring
L Button Turn Opponent Around
R Button Release Grapple
Combo #1 Front Soft Grapple Move: Tap A Button or B Button while opponent is in Front Soft Grapple (+ Control Pad to alter move).
Combo #2 Front Hard Grapple Move: Tap A Button or B Button while opponent is in Front Hard Grapple (+ Control Pad to alter move).
Combo #3 Rear Soft Grapple Move: Tap A Button or B Button while opponent is in Rear Soft Grapple (+ Control Pad to alter move).
Combo #4 Rear Hard Grapple Move: Tap A Button or B Button while opponent is in Rear Hard Grapple (+ Control Pad to alter move).

ADVANCED MOVES - Irish Whip Moves
Combo #1 Soft Grapple Move: Tap A Button as opponent comes running back from ropes.
Combo #2 Hard Grapple Move: Hold A Button as opponent comes running back from ropes.
Combo #3 Soft Strike Move: Tap B Button as opponent comes running back from ropes.
Combo #4 Hard Strike Move: Hold B Button as opponent comes running back from ropes.
Combo #5 Dodge Running Opponent: Press L Button or Press L Button + Control Pad toward opponent as opponent comes running back from ropes.

ADVANCED MOVES - With Opponent Prone on Mat
A Button Submission Moves
B Button Strike Opponent, (While running): Jump On Opponent
L Button Pin Opponent
R Button Pick Opponent Up Off Ground

ADVANCED MOVES - Defensive Moves
L Button (Hold): Dodge Grapple, (Press in a timed response): Counter Grapple
R Button (Hold): Block Strike, (Press in a timed response): Counter Strike
Combo #1 Reverse Grapple Move: Rapidly tap L Button + R Button (as grapple move is initiated).
Combo #2 Reverse Irish Whip: Rapidly tap L Button + R Button (as whip begins or as you bounce against the ropes).

ADVANCED MOVES - Tag Team Moves
Y Button Tag
Z Button Switch Focus

ADVANCED MOVES - Situation Specific Moves
Combo #1 Light Turnbuckle Move: Tap A Button + Control Pad toward opponent while opponent is lying against the turnbuckle. Heavy Turnbuckle Move: Hold A Button + Control Pad toward opponent while opponent is lying against the turnbuckle.
Combo #2 Dive/Slide Through Ropes: A Button while running toward topes with opponent outside the ring.
Combo #3 Jump Off Ropes: Press and hold the Control Pad toward ropes and press the A Button while standing next to the ropes with opponent outside the ring.
Combo #4 Activate Blazin' Mode: C Stick with "Momentum Meter" full.
Combo #5 Front Special Move: C Stick with opponent in front grapple and Blazin' mode activated. Rear Special Move: C Stick with opponent in rear grapple and Blazin' mode activated.
Combo #6 Swan Dive: A Button + Control Pad towards opponent while opponent is prone near ropes, and you are just outside the ropes but on the apron.
Combo #7 Rope Tope: X Button while inside the ring, running towards an opponent. Diving Tope: A Button + Control Pad towards opponent while inside the ring, running toward an opponent.
Combo #8 Weak Rope Grapple: A Button + Control Pad toward the ropes while opponent is in soft grapple and you are near the ropes. Strong Rope Grapple: A Button + Control Pad towards the ropes while opponent is in hard grapple and you are near the ropes.