Dead or Alive 5 Tutorial Series Vol. 02 – Strikes feat. WW.MCZ|Ryan Hart

By on December 27, 2012 at 6:22 am

The second installment of EMPEROR_C0W’s Dead or Alive 5 tutorial series is now available. This volume, narrated by Ryan Hart of Western Wolves and Mad Catz, focuses on strikes. Ryan goes over the height properties of strikes, how to perform strings off a series of strikes, power blows (DOA5’s new comeback mechanic), tracking moves, crushes, and understanding frame data.

As with the previous installment, you can also access this tutorial via the “main interface” video below.


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