Johnny Cage

Move List


INPUT COMMANDS
First Take
1
Low Jab
Down+1
Hollywood Haymaker
2
Axe Kick
Back+2
Blazin' Backhand
Forward+2
Upper Cutter
Down+2
Sudden Violence
3
HWAAAAA
Back+3
Massive Strike
Forward+3
Low Boot
Down+3
Fight Dirty
4
Box Office Hit
Back+4
Arcing Knee
Forward+4
Breaking Bad
Down+4
JUMPING ATTACKS
Straight Frame
1
Hooked
2
Cool Flick
3or4
HOP ATTACKS
Something Punchy
Up,1orUp,2
Cool Kick
Up,3orUp,4
GETUP ATTACKS
Rise And Shine
Up+2
Dizzy Knee
Up+3
FLAWLESS BLOCK ATTACKS
Rise And Shine
Up+2
Dizzy Knee
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


Shock Jock

Johnny Cage - Shock Jock - Beginner Combos

Johnny Cage – Shock Jock – Beginner Combos


Johnny Cage - Shock Jock - Beginner Combos
Johnny Cage - Shock Jock - Advanced Combos

Johnny Cage – Shock Jock – Advanced Combos


Johnny Cage - Shock Jock - Advanced Combos

Show Stopper

Johnny Cage - Show Stopper - Beginner Combos

Johnny Cage – Show Stopper – Beginner Combos


Johnny Cage - Show Stopper - Beginner Combos
Johnny Cage - Show Stopper - Advanced Combos

Johnny Cage – Show Stopper – Advanced Combos


Johnny Cage - Show Stopper - Advanced Combos

Outtake

Guides


General

How to Fight Johnny Cage - Beginner Guide

How to Fight Johnny Cage – Beginner Guide


Counterpoking Counterpoking against Johnny Cage can be quite difficult because he can cancel his into Nut Punch in his Shock Jock variation. This will beat your attempt at counterpoking his and give him a full combo. To counter this, keep blocking after his and punish the Nut Punch. Punishing Mime Time In Johnny Cage’s Shock Jock variation, he gains access to Mime Time, which is a parry with very long duration. He can can also ...
Fatal Blow Flash Parry

Fatal Blow Flash Parry


When using a Fatal Blow, it will have armor after the first 5 frames of start-up. Johnny Cage has the unique ability to cancel out of his Fatal Blow. This will allow Johnny Cage to gain armor while cancelling into an attack. For example, Johnny Cage can armor through the gap in Scorpion’s by using his Fatal Blow then cancelling out of it. Note: As of January 21, 2020, Fatal Blows can no longer be ...
How to Fight Johnny Cage

★ How to Fight Johnny Cage


Counterpoking Counterpoking against Johnny Cage can be quite difficult due to his low-profiling pokes. If Johnny Cage is using consecutive pokes on block, one way to stop this is to walk back and whiff punish the next . Another tactic Johnny Cage might use is cancelling his into Nut Punch. This will beat your attempt at counterpoking his and give him a full combo. To counter this, keep blocking after his and punish ...

Johnny Cage Fatal Blow Cancel Frame Data


The following lists the block advantage for Johnny Cage’s Fatal Blow Cancel: = +2 = +10 = -4 = -2 = +9 = +9 = 0 = +10 = +10 = +10 = +9 = 0 = +9 = -7 = +9 = -4

Shock Jock

Jailing Nut Punch Restand

Jailing Nut Punch Restand


Johnny Cage’s Nut Punch is a +5 on hit restand, but there is a way to make this restand +17 on hit. In order to do this, you must land the Nut Punch at maximum distance and Amplify it. This will cause the 2nd part of the Amplified Nut Punch to whiff, allowing Johnny Cage to recover in time and pressure his opponent. This restand leaves Johnny Cage at +17 at the cost of 1 bar ...

Show Stopper

Outtake