Devil May Cry 5 Nero/Dante/V NG is a speedrun category in which the player tries to complete the game as fast as possible on a fresh file. The player must start the game with Nero/Dante/V and reach the final hit against Vergil in Mission 20 as quickly as they can. Using other programs to affect the game or modifying the game with mod is not allowed.
The leaderboards for this category are available:
(The rules here are specific to this category. Go to this page to find the rules that apply to all Devil May Cry 5 speedruns.)
Learning a speedrun in Devil May Cry 5 requires to be patient with it's learning process. Especially when it comes on Skips. To make the process easier, start with Human difficulty. Check out the tutorial videos by UnintendedChaos and do an inital run of the game. Post that, make sure to do following things:
Once you have completed your first run and made savefiles practice the parts you are least confident with then try another run. When you get more confident you can stop playing safe and go for high risk strategies.