Tomb Raider Legend Moves
Standard Keys by System
The following is a list of Lara's basic moves.
In the following table direction equals the left analog stick!
|Jump||Jump and Direction||Jump up without any directional button, jump (also from ropes...) in a direction by using the directional button|
|Pull Up||Jump||Lara will pull up from a ledge.|
|Handstand||Jump (long)||Press and hold jump to get Lara to make a handstand, when pulling up.|
|Kick||Interaction||Can be used on some movable objects and on opponents.|
|hold Object||Interaction||Lara will grab a movable object when you press this key and release it, when you press it again.|
|Magnetic Grapple||Magnetic Grapple and Direction||Lara will throw out the grapple and hold on to an object, or release it again.|
|Pull Magnetic Grapple||Interaction||When the Magnetic Grapple is attached to an object, you use this key to pull the rope.|
|Magnetic Grapple as Rope||(Jump, Jump) or|
(Jump, Magnetic Grapple)
|when Lara is standing below a spot where the Magnetic Grapple can be used, press jump and again jump or the Magnetic Grapple-button to throw out the Magnetic Grapple.|
|Swim||directional buttons||By using the directional buttons Lara will swim in this direction (on the surface and under water).|
|Dive Down||Duck/Roll||Lara will dive deeper down.|
|Dive Up||Jump||Lara will dive up.|
|Diveroll||Direction and Roll||If you press roll while running around, Lara will make a (low) Dive Roll.|
|Swandive||Direction + Jump, Roll||While jumping in a certain direction immediately press roll, after pressing jump, to make a Swandive.|
|rope swing||Direction||To swing on a rope simply press up, while facing the direction, turn with left and right.|
|rope climb||Interaction and Direction||To climb up or slide down on a rope press the interaction button, and then up or down.|
|Fight: slide into opponent||Combat Lock; Roll Button||Lara will slide into the opponent and push him over.|
|Fight: jump on opponent (Aerial Attack)||Combat Lock; Jump towards opponent||Lara will jump onto the opponent and then move in slow motion.|
|Fight: kick opponent||Combat Lock; Interaction and Direction||Lara kicks her opponent during the fight.|
|Fight: use grapple||Combat Lock; Magnetic Grapple and Direction||Lara trows out the magnetic grapple and pulls her opponent closer.|
Special- and combined Moves
- Somersaults: Make a Roll while running and immediately press roll again, Lara will do a diveroll and then a somersault.
- Somersaults (2): Jump in a direction and immediately press jump again, to do another kind of somersault.
|Drive||Jump||Hold down the button for jump to speed up.|
|Steer||Direction||Use the directional buttons (e.g. the Analog Sticks, the Mouse) to steer the vehicle left and right.|
|Break||Grapple||Use same button that is used for the grapple to slow your movement speed. You can also decelerate by releasing the drive button and waiting.|
|Shoot||Shoot||Shooting on a vehicle is just the same as shooting when not on a vehicle.|
|Change Target||Lock/Unlock Target||To change the opponents Lara's aiming at to the closest, press the "Lock Target" button once. Press again to change to the next.|