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How to perform a perfect dodge in Spiderman 2

The perfect timing.

Back in Spider-Man 2018, there was a way to perfect dodge at the right moment. But how can you perform a perfect dodge in Spiderman 2?

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Luckily, the sequel to Marvel’s Spider-Man brings back this mechanic, giving you get a nice bonus when dodging at the perfect moment. Let me explain how it’s done.

Spider-Man 2: How to perfect dodge

During combat in Spider-Man 2, you can press the Circle button to dodge an enemy attack. But there’s a very specific timing to this dodge if you want it to be perfect. How you can perform a perfect dodge in Spiderman 2 is by pressing the Circle button when the warning indicator is red.

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When fighting against enemies, Spider-Man’s spidey-senses will start to tingle when danger is near. If an enemy is about to hit him, you’ll notice a white circle indicator pop up as a warning. Hitting the dodge button at this time will perform a normal dodge. He’ll swerve out of the way in time.

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But if you wait until the warning indicator turns red, and then dodge, that’ll perform the perfect dodge. As a reward for you perfect dodging, Spider-Man will automatically web shoot an enemy, which can serve as a bit of a distraction.

The good thing about perfect dodging is that you’ll get more time afterwards to fight enemies without being hurt, as you’ll stagger the enemy you dodged. The same goes for parrying, since you can perfect parry at the right moment too.

Although the game does a good job at teaching you the basics of combat at the beginning, I’ve often misread tutorials or forgotten how to perform vital moves. Hopefully, this guide was able to help you understand how to properly perfect dodge in Spider-Man 2!

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Anyka Pettigrew has been a Staff Writer for PC Invasion since November 2023 and a Contributing Writer since February 2023. She is a Canadian graduate of a Bachelor of Arts degree who has been writing in games journalism for four years. Anyka is an avid guides writer but also enjoys writing anything from news pieces, to reviews, and even opinion pieces. Having a never-ending passion for video games for as long as she can remember got her into a plethora of genres like action adventure, RPGs, horror, survival etc. Some of her favorite franchises are God of War, Persona, The Last of Us, Zelda, and Resident Evil. She also enjoys reading fantasy and sci-fi books, as well as drawing digital art. Anyka also regularly listens to podcasts on gaming news from 'Kinda Funny Games', and 'Play, Watch, Listen'.