Parry

Technique

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Description An extremely effective defensive move against melee attacks.
Chain 3
Type Evasion (Directional)
Attribute Reflexes
Base Defense 15
Special Defends against melee attacks

Attack Summary

Condition Base
Defense
Notes
Normally 15 (M)
You set your feet and prepare for a powerful parry.
<Opponent attacks>, but you block deftly and deflect all but <X> / of the damage.
Vs. a chain weapon 30 (M)
You set your feet and prepare for a powerful parry.
<Opponent attacks> but you catch your chain and twist to avoid all but <X> / of the damage.
With hooked cyberlegs (or possibly other cyberlegs?) 25 (M) (vs. chain weapon takes priority)
You set your cybernetic legs solidly and prepare for a powerful parry.
<Opponent attacks>, but you block solidly and absorb all but <X> / of the damage.
With Mercy Killer & a silver weapon 15 (M, E, others untested) (unknown which takes priority)
You set your feet and raise your gleaming weapon for a powerful parry.
<Opponent attacks>, but you deflect the worst of the attack, avoiding <X> damage.

Notes

Only blocks the opponent you are specifically targetting.

Sources

Rotting Journal
Sea Journal
Hideout Gym
Backroom Training Ticket
Winning combats with Channeling Matsuo (and sword equipped?)

Used By (Opponents)

Boris
Masked Shaman
Mushroom Harvester
Mushroom Scout
Pool Shark
Skeletal Rider
Spectral Sailor
The Hammer
The Navigator
Tower Resident (male)
Waterlogged Corpse (unsewn)

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