Liu Kang

Move List


INPUT COMMANDS
Power Punch
1
Silent Chop
B+1
Low Backhand
D+1
Chosen Strike
2
Nunchaku Strike
B+2
Kontei Slam
F+2
Rising Chaku
D+2
Dragon Kick
3
Quick Step
B+3
Double Dragon Kick
F+3
Crouching Kick
D+3
Shaolin Spin
4
Chaku Sweep
B+4
Lotus Strikes
F+4
Dragon's Tail
D+4
JUMPING ATTACKS
Fist Of The Lotus
1
Dragon Claw
2
Heavy Heel
3 or 4
HOP ATTACKS
One Inch Punch
U,1 or U,2
Flame Stomp
U,3 or U,4
GETUP ATTACKS
Rising Dragon
U+2
Game Of Death
U+3
FLAWLESS BLOCK ATTACKS
Rising Dragon
U+2
Game Of Death
U+3
THROWS
Toward Throw
Throw+F or F+1+3
Back Throw
Throw or 1+3
ROLL ESCAPES
Forward Roll Escape
F+SS
Away Roll Escape
B+SS
AIR ESCAPE
(Air) Breakaway
D+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

Combos


Luohan Quan

Liu Kang - Luohan Quan - Beginner Combos

Liu Kang – Luohan Quan – Beginner Combos


Midscreen 123 123 BF4 AMP = 207.34 dmg 123 BF3 AMP = 220.34 dmg F2 F2 34 BF4 AMP = 240.27 dmg F2 34 BF3 AMP = 252.59 dmg F3333 F3333 34 BF4 ...
Liu Kang - Luohan Quan - Advanced Combos

Liu Kang – Luohan Quan – Advanced Combos


Midscreen 123 123 BF4 AMP = 207.34 dmg 123 BF3 AMP = 220.34 dmg F2 F2 34 dash F43 BF4 AMP = 297.51 dmg F2 34 dash F43 BF3 AMP = ...

Wu Shi Legend

Dragon's Breath

Strategy


General

Hit Confirming with Liu Kang by MonkeyBizness

Hit Confirming with Liu Kang by MonkeyBizness


Hit Confirming Liu Kang’s 12 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xe_Nn3f8uzQ Hit Confirming Liu Kang’s F4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m3dg8W0_WVo Learning how to hit confirm Liu Kang’s 12 and F4 strings are essential when pressuring with him. ...
Liu Kang - Beginner Guide

Liu Kang – Beginner Guide


Introduction Liu Kang is a well-rounded, low-damaging strike/throw character with great offensive pressure and zoning. His fireballs allow him to effectively keep opponents out, while his ...
Safe Jump Setup

Safe Jump Setup


Knocking an opponent down with Liu Kang’s Amplified Bicycle Kick, or BF4, gives a high amount of hit advantage. This gives Liu Kang a safe ...
Air Fireball Option Select

Air Fireball Option Select


When using an (Air) Fireball, Liu Kang can combo off of it with Flying Dragon Kick, or BF3. This also becomes a Krushing Blow when ...
Block Confirming F43

Block Confirming F43


By blocking the first hit standing and then blocking the rest of the string crouching, certain characters can make Liu Kang’s F43 completely whiff and ...
How to Fight Liu Kang

★ How to Fight Liu Kang


Countering 12 Liu Kang’s 12 string is mainly used up-close for pressure. Both hits of this string are highs, allowing you to duck underneath them and ...
Liu Kang - Advanced Guide

Liu Kang – Advanced Guide


Pressure Liu Kang has a multitude of strings that either leave him at an advantage or can be staggered for pressure. 12 is +3 on block ...
Liu Kang - All Gaps

Liu Kang – All Gaps


https://youtube.com/watch?v=mJa2xbf0S9k Kombo Attack Gaps 343 – Flawless Block B34 – Flawless Block, 6 Frame Attack F43U3 – Flawless Block, 10 Frame Attack Special Move Gaps Fireball – BF1 AMP – Duck Luohan ...
Punishing F43 (Character Specific)

Punishing F43 (Character Specific)


Liu Kang’s main pressure comes from his F43. He has many options off of this string, including staggering F43, cancelling into Low Fireball and doing ...

Luohan Quan

Wu Shi Legend

Punishing Dragon Fire

Punishing Dragon Fire


In Liu Kang’s Wu Shi Legend variation, he gains access to Dragon Fire, or DB4. This is a teleport that can lead into 4 different ...

Dragon's Breath

Punishing Nunchaku Stance

Punishing Nunchaku Stance


In Liu Kang’s Dragon’s Breath variation, he gains access to Nunchaku Stance. This gives him several new moves: 1. Nunchaku Flurry (Overhead) 2. Kusari Slam (Command Grab) 3. ...