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Dissidia Arcade - Cloud Strife Overview

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PROFILE
Real Name Cloud Strife
Featured Game Final Fantasy VII Series
Age 21
Job Class None
CV Takahiro Sakurai

 

 

TYPE: Heavy

Cloud is a heavy character that sacrifices some speed to charge up his attacks and deal massive damage at close range.

 

Unique Mechanic: Charge

Cloud can charge up his attacks by holding down the II/O button to increase the damage and the range of his moves.

 

Type Name

Damage 

Damage LV2

Damage LV3

Total Damage

Total Damage LV2

Total Damage LV3

Frames

(NOT COMPLETED)

 
Bravery Attack Ground Ⅱ.png>Ⅱ.png>Ⅱ.png Sonic Break 128+160+256
136+168+264
144+176+272
544 
568 
592
   
前Ⅱ.png>Ⅱ.png>Ⅱ.png Climhazzard 48*6+128+144
49*6+136+160
51*6+144+176
560 
590 
626
   
後Ⅱ.png Blade Beam (48+)480
(48+)488
(48+)496(+320)
480 
488 
496
   
Air Ⅱ.png>Ⅱ.png>Ⅱ.png Slashing Blow 128+160+256
136+168+264
144+176+272
544 
568 
592
   
↑Ⅱ.png Braver (80*n+)512
(80*n+)528
(80*n+)544
512 
528 
544
   
↓Ⅱ.png Finishing Touch 224*2
128*4
88*7
448 
512 
616
   
Dash Ⅱ.png Spin Drive 208+304 512    
HP Attack All Ⅳ.png Cross Slash 128*2
144*2
160*2
256 
288 
320
   
Meteorain (16*6) (96)    
Cherry Blossom 128*2 256    
Omnislash 32*4 
[56*9]
128 
[504]
47F 
[42F]
 
EX Skill All Ⅰ.png Limit Break - - -  

 

 

Brave Attack Overview

Sonic Break

 

Description Perform a slow, powerful three-hit sword combo. The first hit creates a small gust of wind that pulls in the opponent.
Additional Effects Wallrush (Diagonal)
Strengths
  • Occurs fast
  • Good range
Weaknesses
  • No anti air properties
  • Can be easlity interrupted
Notes Main Bread and Butter Attack on the Ground

Climhazzard

 

Description Charge forward to impale the opponent, then slash to knock them into the air before stabbing to slam them down.
Additional Effects Wallrush (Downwards)
Strengths
  • First hit can hit from afar
  • The second hit is an Anti-Air attack
  • Can cut through projectiles
Weaknesses
  • Start up is slow
  • Bad tracking
  • Can whiff due to terrain
Notes Use it to get close to the opponents

Blade Beam

 

Description Create a high-speed energy slash.
Additional Effects None
Strengths
  • Occurs fast
  • Can go through objects
Weaknesses
  • Low damage
  • Gets blocked in some terrains
Notes Can use it on the ground for an AOE strike and to hit from afar.

Slashing Blow

 

Description Unleash two quick aerial slashes, then slam the opponent to the ground.
Additional Effects Wallrush (Downwards)
Strengths
  • Can wallrush easily
  • Can cancel out of the second hit safely.
  • Can charge it up fast
Weaknesses
  • Weak vertical distance
Notes Main Bread and Butter Attack on the air. Cloud can safetly spam it.

Braver

 

Description Charge forward to stab the opponent, then jump and slam them down.
Additional Effects Wallrush (Diagonal)
Strengths
  • Surprisingly fast
  • Drags the opponents to the ground
  • High damage
  • Can hit the eneimes above cloud during the leap
  • Can break summon cores easily
  • High priority
Weaknesses
  • Doesn't transition well from the charge
  • Teammates can accidentally throw the opponent away from Braver
  • Hits in a narrow spot
Notes Use it for sneak attacks to interrupt opponents and try to force your way through HP attacks.

Finishing Touch

 

Description Summon a tornado to deal damage.
Additional Effects None
Strengths
  • Has great range when charged.
  • Large vertical hitbox
  • Is safe after throwing out the Tornado
  • Backsteps when throwing the tornado
Weaknesses
  • Slow startup
Notes
  • A great projectile in the air
  • Use it to safely get in to the opponents face or to keep yourself away from harm.

Spin Drive

 

Description Lunge at the opponent with a sword strike.
Additional Effects Wallrush (Diagonal)
Strengths
  • Hitbox appears early
Weaknesses
  • Hard to combo after a wallrush
  • Hitbox is messed up, can't hit properly when it should.
Notes

Use it for sneak attacks.

 

 

HP Attack Overview

Cross Slash

 

Description Charge forward and slash the opponent three times, knocking them back on the third hit. Cloud will track the opponent if the first hit misses.
Additional Effects None
Strengths
  • Fastest HP attack out of Cloud's arsenal
  • Can mix up the timing with charging.
  • Can punish backsteps
  • Deals bravery damage and can lead to breaks.
Weaknesses
  • Long attack duration
  • Cannot be canceled
Notes Use it carefully as Cloud can't cancel his attack if he whiffs.

Meteorain

 

Description Summon multiple meteors up into the air that rain down on the opponent
Additional Effects None
Strengths
  • Can hit opponents in the air easily
  • Long range
  • Fairly fast without charging
Weaknesses
  • Meteors fall slowly
  • Can be interrupted.
Notes
  • Can be used for sneak attacks long distance
  • Shouldn't be used near the opponent.

Cherry Blossom

 

Description Unleashes rapid spells on the enemy to deal damage.
Additional Effects None
Strengths
  • Infinite Range
  • Can hurt multiple enemies
  • Highest HP Priority
Weaknesses
  • Very long start-up
  • Can be avoided by side steps and back steps during the red lightning part
  • Cannot combo from other bravery attacks
Notes
  • Should be used on a wide stage
  • Have someone to cover you during the start-up

Omnislash

Description Deal rapid strikes in sucsession, then finish it up with a diving sword hit.
Additional Effects Invincible during Limit Break
Strengths
  • Can lunge a solid distance
  • Invincibility during Limit Break
  • Insane damage from an HP attack
  • Can follow up from wallrush
Weaknesses
  • Long attack duration
  • Deals less damage without Limit break
  • Slow start up
Notes Use it from wallrush combos to break the opponent and deal huge HP damage with Limit Break
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