Basic Abilities

This is a list related to the different techniques and Styles used for general Vergil commands to understand Damage, Stylish points and properties.

Abilities


Yamato


Sword Illusion


Jump
  • One of three basic Abilities.
  • Unlocks Enemy step while the Double Jump is available by default.
Enemy Step
  • This is an upgrade to the original jump and costs an ability point to obtain.
  • This enables JC.
Evade
  • One of three basic Abilities.
  • This can be done on the ground or in mid-air.
  • Perfectly-timed evade will add Style Points.
Stylish Points
Perfect Evade 10
Trick Up
  • Vergil teleports directly up.
  • A basic ability available to him by default.
  • Command:
Trick Down
  • Vergil teleports directly down.
  • If Vergil is on the floor he will phase in and out on the spot.
  • A basic ability available to him by default.
  • Command:
Angel Boost
  • A basic ability available to him by default.
  • Propels Vergil forward while in mid-air similar to Sky star of TS in DMC3.
  • Command: in Mid-Air Hold Angel Mode + X
Angel Lift
  • Vergil fires an Angel sword and teleports to the embedded target.
  • Command: Hold Angel Mode +
Demon Pull
  • Vergil fires a Demon sword that teleports the embedded target to him.
  • Command: Hold Demon Mode +
Slasher
  • A succession of two slashes and a powerful final strike.
  • Level 2 increases the damage.
  • Has embed version to unlock which leaves a sword embedded in the enemy.
  • Command: , ,
Stylish Points
Lv1 80 > 40 > 200
Lv2 120 > 180 > 240
Crosscut
  • A set of multiple striking attacks with a powerful finishing strike.
  • Level 2 increases the damage.
  • Command: , , - pause -, , ,
Stylish Points
Lv1 40 ×2 > 60 ×2 > 240
Lv2 60 ×2 > 92 ×2 > 360
UpperSlash
  • A powerful upward strike that launches enemies skyward. Holding the button will allow Vergil to follow the enemy into the air.
  • Command: O
Stylish Points
UpperSlash 120
Judgement Cut
  • Vergil strikes an enemy into a slash vortex.
  • Can be upgraded into Charge version which makes a larger slash vortex.
  • Command: Hold then release
Stylish Points
Inital hit 120
Vortex Slash 60 per Hit
Perfect Slice
  • Requires Judgment Cut Charge.
  • Vergil strikes an enemy into a massive slash vortex with great damage.
  • To execute, release at the exact moment Vergil's sword is charged.
Stylish Points
Perfect Slice 120 Per Hit
Aerial Rave
  • A multistrike combo that juggles airborne enemies.
  • Level 2 increases the damage.
  • Has embed version to unlock which leaves a sword embedded in the enemy.
  • Command: in Mid-Air , ,
Stylish Points
Lv1 40 > 80 > 160
Lv2 60 > 120 > 240
Helm Breaker
  • A devastating overhead strike that slams an enemy into the ground.
  • Command: in Mid-Air O
Stylish Points
Helm Breaker 100
Summoned Swords
  • Vergil launches sword images into his enemies causing damage from range.
  • Level 2 and 3 increases damage.
Stylish Points
First Shot 108
Second Shot 94
Third Shot 54
The rest 27
Spiral Swords
  • Vergil summons 4 swords to spiral around him protecting him from many enemy attacks.
  • Each level increases the amount of swords 2 = 5, 3 = 6.
  • This attack consumes three DT Orbs.
  • Command: Hold
Stylish Points
Lv1 57 per Hit
Lv2 60 per Hit
Lv3 64 per Hit
Blistering Swords
  • Vergil quickly summons a series of swords that instantly launches out in succession at his enemy.
  • This attack consumes one DT Orbs.
  • Command: X +
Stylish Points
Blistering Swords 108 ×6
Storm Swords
  • Vergil summons a series of swords that spiral around an enemy before all firing into the enemy launching them up high.
  • This attack consumes one DT Orbs.
  • Command: then X +
Stylish Points
Storm Swords 324
Doppleganger
  • Vergil summons a Doppleganger to fight beside him.
  • Acquired at the beginning of Mission 6.
  • Command: +
Doppleganger Mode Switch
  • Allows Vergil to force the Doppleganger into a specific attack mode allowing the Doppleganger's attacks to be asynchronous with Vergil.
  • Full copy mode can be re-enabled if the Doppleganger's current attack mode is selected again.
  • Command: or or
Doppleganger Delay Switch
  • Vergil can adjust the delay between himself and the Doppleganger between short and long delays.
  • Command: