Controls when out on a quest are a bit more complicated. But never fear, this table is here to guide you! These controls are universal to all weapon types.
To see the nuances and specifics of each weapon’s unique combos and abilities, check out the Weapons section of this guide. There you will find in-depth information on all fourteen classes of weapons.
When Your Weapon is Sheathed
|Left C-Stick + R (ZR)||Walk or run|
|D-pad or CPP C-Stick||Free-rotate the camera|
|L (ZL)||Focus camera forward or to target monster|
|Hold L + A or Y||Scroll through items list|
|START||Pull up the main menu|
|A||Perform actions (ex. gather), select options|
|B||Evasive roll, cancel out of menus|
|Y||Use item selected|
The following table lists controls that will change when your weapon is out and at the ready.
|A||Attack with weapon (secondary combo)|
|X||Attack with weapon (primary combo) or reload your Gunner weapon|
|Y||Sheathe your weapon|
|X + A||Attack with weapon|
|R (ZR)||Use your special ability (weapon dependent)|
|R (ZR) + A / X||Other weapon dependent special attacks|