God of War PS4 (GoW 4)

Retreating Slash Skill Effects and How to Unlock | Is Retreating Slash Worth It?

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This is a page for Retreating Slash Skill in God of War (2018) for the PS4. Learn about the effects of Retreating Slash, how to unlock Retreating Slash, and this skill's additional bonus!

Retreating Slash Effect and Information

Retreating Slash
Retreating Slash
Skill Icon
Weapon Blades of Chaos
Skill Tree Melee Combat
Required Weapon Level 3
XP Cost 2000
Skill Effect While evading, hold L back and press R1 to attack all enemies in a large radius.
Additional Bonus (75 Vitality) Increases resistance to interruption during this attack.

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Retreating Slash Skill Rank

Skill Ranking B Rank Icon

Like Spinning Chaos Strike, it is performed after an evasive move. Useful when you unknowingly back into a group of enemies, or when Broods continue to charge at you.

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