Take the 2-minute tour ×
Arqade is a question and answer site for passionate videogamers on all platforms. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I always wondered how to exactly perform chops with the gloves weapon in Secret of Mana.

The computer often does them, and sometimes I do them too. But I don't know how to consistently perform them.

I recently tried to attack from behind the enemies and it seemed to be more successful, but I'm not sure if it's simply luck or something else.

I discovered there are different chops depending on which level of concentration you release, but the likelihood to chop combined with the time needed to concentrate made them occur something like three times in the last playthrough I've done.

So is there a way to be sure to chop? Or is it random?

share|improve this question
    
I'm pretty sure it's random but can't say for sure. –  Delphy Mar 29 '11 at 23:38

1 Answer 1

I'm pretty sure that as with most attacks, it's partly random and partly based on your attack %, meaning you might have better odds if you're always attacking at empty % instead of spamming. But then again, I haven't played that game for about 10 years, so I can't be sure.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.