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Punish Guide for Final Fantasy 16 (FF16). Learn how to punish enemies, knock down, instructions on the buttons, punish in combat and more!.

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How To Punish

Approach Downed Enemy And Press The □ Button

Punish enemies by approaching an enemy that has been knocked down and press the □ button. It deals a lot of damage so use it often when you knock down an enemy.

Only Works Against Weak Enemies


This will only work against weak enemies and will not work against stronger enemies or bosses.

How To Knock Down Enemies

Hit The Enemy With 4 Melee Attacks

Land 4 melee attacks with the □ button to knock down an enemy.

Hit The Enemy With Abilities

Enemies can also be knocked down using abilities.

Repeatedly Punish Enemies With The Burning Blade

Hold square button▶ Release square button▶ Press square buttonx button▶ Press square button▶ Repeat

Useful trick against weak enemies. This allows you to attack with the Burning Blade, punish, and repeat. This is a useful technique when you are unable to use your Eikon abilities.

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