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Scarlet Nexus: How To Beat Karen

Find out how to beat Karen Travers in Scarlet Nexus.

Karen Travers is one of the boss fights you come across in Scarlet Nexus. You will face this boss fight irrespective of whether you choose Yuito or Kasane. The fight will take place in two separate stages, with each stage getting progressively tough. So, let’s find out how to beat Karen Travers.


How to beat Karen in Scarlet Nexus?

Scarlet Nexus: How To Beat Karen

To beat Karen you will have to learn his moves and attack patterns. Once you do so you will have a clear idea of what moves you can use to counter. As mentioned, the fight does take place in two halves. So scroll down below and find out how to beat the boss over two stages.


Karen Boss Fight Stage 1

‘In stage 1 of the boss fight, Karen uses his teleport ability quite frequently. During this stage of the fight, it is best to get on the defensive end of things. You will have minor windows in which you can launch a counterattack and you will have to be fast for that.

Karen will also use several electrical attacks in this stage. It is best to dodge them. Whenever you see Karen disappear, it is a good idea to get out of the way.


Karen also uses an electricity orb attack. This can be very damaging if it does connect to your character.

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Karen Boss Fight Scarlet Nexus Stage 2


This is the stage where things get tough. Karen will now make clones of himself. All the clones will come for you so make sure you plan your fight sequences. There will also be Electrical Orbs that you need to look out for while playing.

One of the newer attacks for this stage will be the spikes that rise from the ground. These spikes deal huge damage so it is best to avoid contact. As with the first stage, a defensive strategy is your best bet.

Keep moving around and you will be able to counter most attacks. Use the small openings in Karen’s offense to deal him damage. This does make the fight lengthy but also ensures a win for you.

This is everything you need to know about how to beat Karen in Scarlet Nexus. While you are here you can also have a look at how to unlock and get costumes quickly.