Geras

Move List


INPUT COMMANDS
Straight Jab
1
Shoulder Charge
Forward+1
Knee Bash
Down+1
Heavy Fist
2
Sledge Hammer
Back+2
Body Buster
Forward+2
Rising Gauntlet
Down+2
Straight Boot
3
Flying Knee
Forward+3
Gauntlet Slam
Down+3
Chrono Kick
4
Time Sweeper
Back+4
Pounding Sand
Down+4
JUMPING ATTACKS
Quick Jab
1
Elbow Drop
2
Time Splash
Down+2
Titan Toe
3or4
HOP ATTACKS
Timequake
Up,1orUp,2
Heavy Knee
Up,3orUp,4
GETUP ATTACKS
Titan Charge
Up+2
Sand Storm
Up+3
FLAWLESS BLOCK ATTACKS
Titan Charge
Up+2
Sand Storm
Up+3
THROWS
Toward Throw
1+3+ForwardorForward+1+3
Back Throw
1+3or1+3
ROLL ESCAPES
Forward Roll Escape
Forward+Stance Switch
Away Roll Escape
Back+Stance Switch
AIR ESCAPE
(Air) Breakaway
Down+Block
MOVE DATA
DAMAGE BLOCK DAMAGE F/BLOCK DAMAGE
N/A N/A N/A
MOVE TYPE VARIATION
N/A N/A
PROPERTIES
N/A N/A
DESCRIPTION
N/A
FRAME DATA
START-UP ACTIVE RECOVERY
N/A N/A N/A
CANCEL ADVANTAGE
N/A
HIT ADVANTAGE BLOCK ADVANTAGE F/BLOCK ADVANTAGE
N/A N/A N/A

Strategy


Combos


Eternal

Infinite Warden

Geras - Infinite Warden - Beginner Combos

Geras – Infinite Warden – Beginner Combos


Geras - Infinite Warden - Beginner Combos
Geras - Infinite Warden - Advanced Combos

Geras – Infinite Warden – Advanced Combos


Geras - Infinite Warden - Advanced Combos

New Era

Geras - New Era - Beginner Combos

Geras – New Era – Beginner Combos


Geras - New Era - Beginner Combos

Guides


General

Fuzzy Guarding Geras

Fuzzy Guarding Geras


In Geras’ Infinite Warden variation, he gains access to Quick Sand, and in his New Era variation, he gains access to Sand Trap. Both of these are low-hitting Special Moves that can create mixups when used within Geras’ strings. When defending against Geras, it’s important to know how to fuzzy guard these mixups. Geras can use or Quick Sand (or Sand Trap) for an overhead/low mixup. The last hit of has a start-up ...
Geras - All Gaps

Geras – All Gaps


http://youtube.com/watch?v=wmE3HcuWGkU Kombo Attack Gaps 11 – Flawless Block, Interactable Note: Flawless Blocking is character specific, both hits must be blocked low. 241 – Flawless Block F212 – Interactable Note: This gap can also be interrupted by specific moves. See here. F22 – Flawless Block, Jump, Hop Special Move Gaps New Era 1Titan Tackle – BF2 – Jump, Hop 2Titan Tackle – BF2 – Jump, Hop F2Titan Tackle – BF2 – Jump, Hop D1Titan Tackle – BF2 – All Attacks, Jump, Hop D3Titan Tackle – BF2 – All Attacks, Jump, ...
Geras Corner Restand by BxKeyz

Geras Corner Restand by BxKeyz


Geras’s string allows him to restand opponents at the end of combos. This can be especially useful in the corner as it leaves the opponent right next to you. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-7Gj0UXOtfw The inputs for this restand in Geras’ New Era variation are: The inputs for this restand in Geras’ Infinite Warden variation are: These combos give up about 2-6% damage compared to his standard corner combos, but will keep your opponent standing and eliminate their wakeup options. The trick ...
Punishing Geras' Jab Attack

Punishing Geras’ Jab Attack


One of Geras’ primary mixups is to use either for an overhead attack or into Quick Sand or Sand Pillar for a low attack. Since this mixup starts with a high attack, the best way to apply this mixup is off of a body splash. There is a way to punish Geras for doing this before he can even use the mixup. This is done by blocking low on both hits of Geras’ ...
Punishing Matter of Time

Punishing Matter of Time


Geras’ Matter of Time () string is an 11 frame mid attack that can lead into a combo. Although it is -6 on block, there are 2 areas where you can either escape or completely punish Geras for using the string. Interactables If you are near an interactable, you can use it to escape after the 1st and 2nd hits of . Interactables that can be jumped off of will temporarily grant invincibility, allowing you to avoid ...

Eternal

Optimizing Sand Simulacrum by MonkeyBizness

Optimizing Sand Simulacrum by MonkeyBizness


In Geras’ Eternal variation, Sand Simulacrum has many uses. In the above video, MonkeyBizness shares different ways to use the Sand Simulacrum, such as for restands, block pressure and mixups.
Sand Simulacrum Restand by BurritoVoorhees

Sand Simulacrum Restand by BurritoVoorhees


In Geras’ Eternal variation, he gains access to Sand Simulacrum which allows him to create a clone of himself on the screen. He can then teleport towards the clone or explode it. In the above video, BurritoVoorhees shares how to use the sand clone for restands, as well as additional combos and setups.

Infinite Warden

Defending Against Infinite Warden Pressure

★ Defending Against Infinite Warden Pressure


Interrupting Gauntlet Pressure Geras’ Gauntlet of the Ages, or , is +3 on block. Usually he will use this within his strings for pressure. Anytime he uses Gauntlet of the Ages, there will always be a gap in which you can interrupt. The most common areas Geras will use this after is his , and . If Gauntlet of the Ages is blocked, there will be pushback. Even though Geras is at +3, you will be ...

New Era

Geras Sand Pillar Setup by BurritoVoorhees

Geras Sand Pillar Setup by BurritoVoorhees


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wmHMSDl-vik In Geras’ New Era variation, he gains access to Sand Pillar, or . When Amplified, will create an hourglass that makes the Sand Pillar hit at a later time. This makes for some interesting setups in the corner. The inputs for this setup are: The best way to set up Amplified Sand Pillar is to end combos with . The above combo sacrifices about 6% damage compared to his normal 1 bar combo, but gives you much ...