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The King of Fighters '97/Notation

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Notation

Joystick Notation

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Motion Inputs

basic motion inputs

Input Action
Qcf.png Quarter circle forward motion
Qcb.png Quarter circle back motion
Dp.png uppercut motion
Rdp.png Reverse uppercut motion
Hcb.png Half circle back motion
Hcf.png Half circle forward motion
hold B.png~F.png charge back (usually around 1 second)~forward motion
hold D.png~U.png charge down (usually around 1 second)~up motion

advanced motion inputs

Input Action
Qcf.png Qcf.png Double quarter circle forward motion
Qcb.png Qcb.png Double quarter circle back motion
Qcb.png Hcf.png Quarter circle back, half circle forward motion
Qcf.png Hcb.png Quarter circle forward, half circle back motion
F.pngHcf.png Forward, half circle forward motion
B.pngHcb.png Back, half circle back motion
Hcb.pngHcb.png Double half circle back motion
Hcf.pngHcf.png Double half circle forward motion

Attack notations

Input Action
Kof.lp.png Light Punch (LP)
Kof.lk.png Light Kick (LK)
Kof.sp.png Heavy Punch (HP)
Kof.sk.png Heavy Kick (HK)
Kof.sp.png+Kof.sk.png Blowback attack (CD)
P.png Any punch button
K.png Any kick button

Combo Notations

notation Action
~ link / follow-up after specific specials
(Number) the number of hit you must do
/ means you can use any of these moves.

Abbreviations

notation Action
DM Desperation move
SDM Super Desperation move
ADV Advanced mode
EX Extra mode
MAX Max Mode
GCR Guard Cancel Roll
GCA Guard Cancel Attack

Other Notations

notation Action
jp. / j. jump/jumping
nj. neutral jump
sj. super jump
sh. short hop
hh. hyper hop
st. standing, as in far normal attacks
cl. close, as in close normal attacks
cr. crouch, as in crouching normal attack
f. Forward, and relative to the direction the character is facing.
b. Back, and relative to the direction the character is facing.

Game Navigation

General
Controls
Notation
HUD
System
FAQ
Characters
Andy
Athena
Benimaru
Billy
Blue Mary
Chang
Chin
Chizuru
Choi
Chris
Clark
Daimon
Iori
Joe
Kensou
Kim
King
Kyo
Leona
Mai
Ralf
Robert
Ryo
Shermie
Shingo
Terry
Yamazaki
Yashiro
Yuri
EX/Boss Characters
EX Kyo
Orochi Chris
Orochi Shermie
Orochi Yashiro
Orochi Iori
Orochi Leona
Orochi