Mortal Kombat 11 is all above you takes the lead to an attack. It is necessary you ace an important movement called as Forward and Backward Dash. Dashing will help you to instantly escape an attack or charge first before opponents attack you. In this Mortal Kombat 11 combat guide, you will find PS4 controls to perform Forward and Backward Dash.
How To Perform Forward Dash And Backward Dash
The direction keys are used to move the character front and back. The same is used for jumping and ducking. For Dashing forward press D-pad Right twice and to Dash backward press D-pad Left twice. You will be using these keys a lot in Mortal Kombat 11. For moving forward press the right D-pad Right once and D-pad Left once to go backward. Similarly to jump press the D-pad Up and to duck press the down. Hold D-pad Down to Duck, or else it will stand up, this will help you to avoid air attacks.
Dash increases the speed of movement, you can instantly reach near to your opponent or move away from his/her attacks. Dash covers a big distance so be alert when to use it. Dashing is very important to play defensive.
To help you more there are ways you can control your jump to forward and back by using the analog stick. The basic attacks you must remember are:
- Square – Front Punch
- Triangle – Back Punch
- X – Front Kick
- Circle – Back Kick
The back kick gives you more room to attack if you spot your opponent is getting ready for a blow use the back kick with a combination of dashing and you will definitely stun him. Dashing combinations with basic attacks is very important in Mortal Kombat 11.