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Kano Guide

The Kano Guide is now finished and can be viewed on his character page: https://www.kombatakademy.com/mortal-kombat-11/kano/
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Kano Guide

Tick Throws

A tick throw is a throw that is done immediately after an attack with little blockstun. Usually these consist of fast, single-hitting attacks where the opponent is conditioned to block the follow-up. For many characters, tick throws can be used after staggering a jab attack. Tick throws are essential for opening opponents up because if...
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Tick Throws

Short Hops

One of the newest mechanics introduced in Mortal Kombat 11 is the Short Hop. By lightly tapping the button, your character will perform a small jump above the ground. During a Short Hop, you can use one of two Hop Attacks while in the air: a Hop Punch and a Hop Kick. In order to...
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Short Hops

Delayed Getup

Delayed Getup is a defensive mechanic that allows you to stay on the ground for a short period of time. In order to perform a Delayed Getup, you must hold the Stance Switch () button after being knocked down. Delayed Getup is very strong because it allows you to avoid your opponent's attacks and can...
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Delayed Getup

Beginning a Fight

Round 1: Fight As the match starts, you might be wondering what the best course of action is to take. As both players will be at neutral, your goal is to try to gain an advantage over your opponent. In order to do so, you must make a decision the very moment you're able to...
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Beginning a Fight


Defending

Being able to defend against an opponent’s attacks is crucial to winning the match. Whether the opponent is continuously pressuring with blockstrings, using mix-ups or going for throws, defending against all of these can be quite the task. Fortunately, Mortal Kombat 11 rewards strong defensive play. This is because many offensive options can be dealt … Continue reading "Defending"

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★ Fighting Raiden

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