Devil May Cry 5

Controls

By
Jarrod Garripoli

Nero’s Controls

PS4 Control Xbox Control Action
Left Analog Stick Left Analog Stick Move Nero
Right Analog Stick Right Analog Stick Move camera
Triangle Y Use Red Queen (sword)
Square X Use Blue Rose (gun)
X A Jump (Double Jump requires skill)
Circle/Hold Circle B Use Devil Breaker
L1 LB Break Away
L2 LT Use Exceed
R1 RB Lock-on
L3 Push in Left Stick Switch targets while locked-on
R3 Push in Right Stick Reset camera
Touchpad View Button Taunt
Options Menu Opens up menu

 

V’s Controls

PS4 Control Xbox Control Action
Left Analog Stick Left Analog Stick Move V
Right Analog Stick Right Analog Stick Move camera
Triangle Y Have Shadow attack
Square X Have Griffon attack
X A Jump (press again for double jump)
Circle B Finish off a dying enemy
L1 LB Activate Devil Trigger (summons Nightmare); Requires at least three bars
R1 RB Lock-on
R1 + Left/Right on Left Stick + X RB + Left/Right on Left Stick + A Dodge with Shadow
R1 + Down on Left Stick + X RB + Down on Left Stick + A Dodge backwards with Griffon
R2 RT Read Book (only in battles)
L3 Push in Left Stick Switch targets while locked on
R3 Push in Right Stick Centers camera
Touchpad View Button Taunt
Options Menu Opens up menu

 

Dante’s Controls

PS4 Control Xbox Control Action
Left Analog Stick Left Analog Stick Move Dante
Right Analog Stick Right Analog Stick Move camera
Triangle Y Use melee weapon
Square X Use ranged weapon
X A Jump (Double Jump requires skill)
Circle B Style Action
L1 LB Devil Trigger
L2 LT Switch between ranged weapons
R1 RB Lock-on
R2 RT Switch between melee weapons
Directional Pad Directional Pad Switch between Styles
R3 Push in Right Stick Reset camera
Touchpad View Button Taunt
Options Menu Opens up menu

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Capcom
  • Platforms
    PC, PS4, XB1
  • Genre
    Action Adventure, Hack-n-slash
  • Guide Release
    15 March 2019
  • Last Updated
    7 December 2020
    Version History
  • Guide Author
    Jarrod Garripoli

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Devil May Cry has finally returned! The over-the-top action series from Capcom comes back with a brand new entry, where you will be able to control one of three characters, one entirely new to the franchise, to slay demons and look stylish while doing it. The demonic invasion has returned to the world of Devil May Cry, with a demonic tree taking root in Red Grave City. Armed with a robotic arm, made by a self-professed weapons expert named Nico, Nero plans on ridding the city of this demon tree.

This guide is intended to bring you through all of the main missions in the game, offering tips on the enemies you fight, how to get S-Ranks on the tougher missions and strategies for the boss fights. It will also list all of the locations for the collectibles, as well as where to find every single Secret Mission, as well as how to complete those. In addition, you will find a full trophy/achievement guide, as well as details on all of the skills and mechanics for each of the three characters you can control in the game.

  • Full walkthrough of all the main missions in the game, including changes across difficulties
  • Locations and strategies for every Secret Mission
  • Strategies on how to get S-Ranks on every mission
  • How to find every single collectible in the game
  • A list of all skills for all three characters, as well as strategies on how to use each character
  • A complete trophy/achievement guide

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