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Dominique Boss Fight & Location Guide - How To Beat Dominique
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Dominique Boss Fight & Location Guide - How To Beat Dominique

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Check out this Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night (RotN) boss fight guide on how to beat Dominique. Learn about Dominique's moves, bosses attacks, location, and more!

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How To Find Dominique In Bloodstained

How To Activate & Encounter Dominique Boss Fight

1 Beat Gremory in Glacial Tomb and acquire Dimension Shift
2 Head towards Dominique's boss room and use Dimension Shift to navigate
3 Fight Dominique

1. Beat Gremory To Get Dimension Shift

Den of Behemoths: vs. Valefar ~ vs. Gremory Walkthrough

To reach Dominique's area, you will first need to acquire the Dimension Shift directional shard from Gremory. This will allow you to navigate the area in Glacial Tomb blocked by ice walls.

Check Out How To Beat Gremory Here!

2. Dimension Shift To Navigate Miriam To Ice Wall Room

Use Dimension Shift To Navigate Ice Wall Room

On your way to Dominique, you'll come across rooms with ice walls with spaces in between. Use Dimension Shift to navigate through this area.

Check Out Glacial Tomb Walkthrough Here!

3. Enter Boss Room To Fight Dominique

Enter Boss Room To Fight Dominique

Once at the area with the save point, save your game, and enter the boss room to fight Dominique.

vs. Dominique Boss Fight Tips

Boss Has Erratic & Unpredictable Movement

Boss Has Erratic & Unpredictable Movement

Dominique has one of the most erratic movements in Bloodstained. This boss fight really relies on your skill and how fast you can react to avoid her unpredictable attacks.

Does Moves From Previous Bosses

Does Moves From Previous Bosses

Dominique will copy some moves from previous bosses. This includes Gebel's ice missiles, Zangetu's flame towers, and Andrealphus's jump & diagonal jump kick.

Dominique Can Be Baited To Do Certain Moves

In this fight, you can bait Dominique to do certain moves. She can be baited to do a crouch attack when you do a crouch attack yourself. It's best to learn what moves you can bait her to do to gain an edge over her in this fight.

Keep Distance To Avoid Grab Attack

Keep Distance To Avoid Grab Attack

At times, Dominique will charge in to grab you for instant damage, and knocking you back. Once she grabs you, you can't dodge away so be sure to keep your distance from her.

Jump Over & Behind When She Summons Ghosts

Jump Over & Behind When She Summons Ghosts

When Dominique summons a bunch of ghosts, you can jump over them and move behind her to hit her from the back. You can also block them using the Directed Shield.

Dominique Does Light-Based Attacks

Hits With Light Whip

Hits With Light Whip

Dominique will use a whip imbued with the light element. She whips her weapon in front of her so dodge away or keep your distance to keep safe.

Summons Light Streams That Home On You

Summons Light Streams That Home On You

Dominique will also summon several light streams that will home on your location, one after the other. Keep mobile and dodge back so the streams won't hit you.

Powers Up When Eyes Glow

When her eyes light up, she'll enter her next phase, giving her new movesets and attacks to watch out for.

Large Light Beam Attack

Large Light Beam Attack

When Dominique powers up, she'll summon a large light beam that'll shoot straight forward. Crouch to avoid getting hit by this large beam, or use the Directed Shield directional shard to block this attack!

Summons Dragon From Portal

Summons Dragon From Portal

Dominique will summon a dragon when she opens up a portal. Avoid getting damaged by jumping above the dragon when it swipes and sends flames forward through the ground.

Shoots Fireballs That Linger Where They Land

Shoots Fireballs That Linger Where They Land

Dominique will also shoot out a fan of fireballs. These fireballs will explode when they hit you and if they don't, will stay for a period of time. Hitting them when they're stationary will damage you.

Summons Ice Blocks That Fall From Ceiling

Summons Stalactites That Fall From Ceiling

Like Alfred's move, Dominique can also summon a row of ice blocks that will fall from the ceiling. Keep still in the gaps, or use the Directed Shield to avoid taking damage.

Dominique Boss Fight Rewards

Yields No Rewards & Moves To Next Boss

Yields No Rewards

Defeating Dominique will not drop or reward you with any rewards. Instead, you will immediately transition to the next boss fight with Bael.

Check Out Vs. Bael Walkthrough Here!

Who Is Dominique?

Initially A Friendly New Character Selling Items

 Initially A Friendly NPC Selling Items

Dominique is initially a friendly NPC in Arvantville at the start of the game, selling you items, and giving you hints on how to proceed forward. However, progressing through the story will reveal her deception and schemes.

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