Stances or Combat Stances in Ghost of Tsushima (GoT) is a combat mechanic that allows Jin to fight his foes in various styles. Combat Stances are designed for Jin to quickly adapt to the situation he is in to easily defeat the various enemies encountered. During combat, Jin can freely switch his stance to better fit the situation he is in by holding down the R2 button. There are four stances in the game that can be unlocked and each stance consists of a set of moves that also requires Technique Points to be learned. This page covers a list of all the combat stances that Jin can discover and learn throughout the game.

 

Ghost of Tsushima Stances

Stone Stance
Stone Stance

Effective against Swordsmen. Heavy attacks deal extra Stagger damage.

Water Stance
Water Stance

Effective against Shieldmen. Heavy attacks deal extra damage.

Wind Stance
Wind Stance

Effective against: Spearmen. Heavy attacks deal extra:Stagger damage.

Moon Stance
Moon Stance

Effective against: Brutes. Heavy attacks deal extra: Stagger damage

 

 

All Skills Table

Skill Name
Stance
Description
SP Cost
Prerequisite

Stone: Puncture
Stone: Puncture

Stone Stance Batter your foe with two piercing strikes. 1 Stone Stance

Stone: Strength of Mountains
Stone: Strength of Mountains

Stone Stance Increases Stagger damage against Swordsmen from all Stone Stance attacks. ?? Stone: Puncture

Stone: Full PunctureStone: Full Puncture

Stone Stance Deliver three piercing strikes. ?? Stone: Strength of Mountains

Stone: Momentum
Stone: Momentum

Stone Stance Perform Stone Stance heavy attacks with ferocious speed. ?? Stone: Full Puncture

Water: Flowing Strikes
Water: Flowing Strikes

Water Stance Unleash a torrent of four rapid strikes. 1 Water Stance

Water: Strength of Tides
Water: Strength of Tides

Water Stance Increase Stagger damage against Shieldmen from all Water Stance attacks. ?? Water: Flowing Strikes

Water: Surging Strikes
Water: Surging Strikes

Water Stance Drown your foe with a flood of five rapid strikes. ?? Water: Strength of Tides

Water: Downpour
Water: Downpour

Water Stance Inflict increasing damage with each attack in your Flurry Strike. ?? Water: Surging Strikes

Wind: Strengthened Typhoon Kick
Wind: Strengthened Typhoon Kick

Wind Stance Typhoon Kicks launch your enemy farther back and deal extra Stagger damage. 1 Wind Stance

Wind: Strength of Gales
Wind: Strength of Gales

Wind Stance Increase Stagger damage against Spearmen from all Wind Stance attacks. ?? Wind: Strengthened Typhoon Kick

Wind: Spear Defense
Wind: Spear Defense

Wind Stance Automatically Parry spear attacks during any Wind Stance attack ?? Wind: Strength of Gales

Wind: Typhoon Kick Finisher
Wind: Typhoon Kick Finisher

Wind Stance Enemies thrown by a Typhoon Kick are knocked down.  ?? Wind: Spear Defense

Moon: Whirlwind
Moon: Whirlwind

Moon Stance Assail your foes with two fast spinning strikes. ?? Moon Stance

Moon: Strength of the Heavens
Moon: Strength of the Heavens

Moon Stance Increase Stagger Damage against Brutes from all Moon Stance Attacks ?? Moon: Whirlwind

Moon: Finishing Strike
Moon: Finishing Strike

Moon Stance The third Moon Stance heavy attack deals extra Melee damage and Stagger damage. ?? Moon: Strength of the Heavens

Moon: Tornado
Moon: Tornado

Moon Stance Three fast spinning strikes. ?? Moon: Finishing Strike

 




Join the page discussion Tired of anon posting? Register!

Load more
⇈ ⇈