Heavenly Sword Hints, Tips, Tricks, Secrets, & Glitches

Superstyle Combos

Level 2 Combos
  • Compassion - R1+Circle : Obtain 18 glyphs
  • Lingering Touch - L1+Circle : Obtain 18 glyphs
  • Startled Lover - Circle : Obtain 18 glyphs
  • Level 3 Combos
  • Adoring Traveler - R1+Circle : Obtain 48 glyphs
  • Stolen Kiss - Circle : Obtain 48 glyphs
  • Whirling Passion - L1+Circle : Obtain 48 glyphs
  • Speed Stance Combos

  • Angel's Crop - Square, Triangle, Triange, Square, Square : Obtain 68 glyphs
  • Angel's Grave - Square, Triangle, Triangle, when landing Square : Obtain 10 glyphs
  • Angel's Harvest - Suqare, Triangle, Triangle, Square, Triangle : Obtain 68 glyphs
  • Angel's Smite - Square, Square, Triangle, Square : Obtain 58 glyphs
  • Angelic Fury - Triangle, Square, Triangle : Obtain 22 glyphs
  • Heaven's Ascent - Square, Triangle, Triangle, when landing Triangle : Obtain 10 glyphs
  • Heaven's Spiral - Square, Square, Triangle, Triangle, Square : Obtain 58 glyphs
  • Heavenly Storm - Square, Square, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle : Obtain 58 glyphs
  • Twin Angels - Triangle, Square, Square : Obtain 22 glyphs
  • Power Stance Combos

  • Blade of the Devil - Square, Triangle, Square, Square, Square : Obtain 65 glyphs
  • Hell's Envy - Triangle, Square, Square : Obtain 14 glyphs
  • Hell's Wrath - Triangle, Square, Triangle : Obtain 14 glyphs
  • Laughing Devil - Triangle, Triangle, Square, Triangle : Obtain 24 glyphs
  • Raising Hell - Square, Triangle, Square, Triangle : Obtain 65 glyphs
  • Striking Hell - Triangle, Triangle, Square, Square : Obtain 24 glyphs
  • Aerial Combos

  • Bladed Downfall - L1+Triangle, Shake controller, Hold R1 and press Triangle, Square, Square : Obtain 28 glyphs
  • Falling Blossom - L1+Triangle, Shake controller, Square Triangle Triangle, Square and then R1+Square : Obtain 61 glyphs
  • Flying Angel - L1+Triangle, Shake controller, R1+Triangle, Triangle Triangle Triangle : Obtain 16 glyphs
  • Soaring Embrace - L1+Triangle, Shake controller, Hold L1 and press Square Square, Square : Obtain 54 glyphs
  • Easy Way to Beat Roach

    An easy way to beat roach is to use your heavy attacks between his spin attacks. R1+ square or triangle. Hit him three times and back away. Or if you keep pounding him, he will pound back. Also if you dodge his rolls and make him hit the pillars they do a lot of damage.

    Heavenly Sword Unlockables & Awards

    How To Unlock Hard Mode

    Beat the game and after the credits hard mode will be unlocked. It is called heck mode.

    Ranged Stance Combos

  • Divine Storm - Triangle, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle : Obtain 74 glyphs
  • Twisted Soul - Square, Square, Square, Square, Square, Square, Square : Obtain 33 glyphs
  • Unfurling Wrath - Square, Square, Square, Square, Square, Square, Square, Square, Square : Obtain 74 glyphs
  • Violent Tempest -Triangle, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle, Triangle : Obtain 33 glyphs
  • Animations

    You can unlock the animation series prologue:
  • Gaurdians of the sword : Obtain 47 glyphs
  • The legend of the sword : Obtain 07 glyphs
  • Hell Mode

    You can unlock "Hell Mode" by beating the game at least once.

    Unlockable Art Gallery Items

  • Andy Serkis as Bohan : Obtain 26 glyphs
  • Andy Serkis as Bohan (2nd) : Obtain 40 glyphs
  • Andy Serkis as Bohan (3rd) : Obtain 96 glyphs
  • Andy Serkis facial sketch : Obtain 119 glyphs
  • Anime character concept art : Obtain 88 glyphs
  • Arena balcony concept art : Obtain 69 glyphs
  • Arena concept art : Obtain 67 glyphs
  • Assasin concept art : Obtain 85 glyphs
  • Assassin weapon concept art : Obtain 84 glyphs
  • Axeman concept art : Obtain 35 glyphs
  • Back of Snowy Fort : Obtain 02 glyphs
  • Back of Snowy Fort (2nd) : Obtain 102 glyphs
  • Bazooka concept art : Obtain 52 glyphs
  • Bohan and Raven concept art : Obtain 90 glyphs
  • Bohan armor concept art : Obtain 17 glyphs
  • Bohan Armor concept art (2nd) : Obtain 105 glyphs
  • Bohan early concept art : Obtain 33 glyphs
  • Bohan early concept art (2nd) : Obtain 44 glyphs
  • Bohan early concept art (3rd) : Obtain 123 glyphs
  • Bohan promo screenshot : Obtain 39 glyphs
  • Bohan promo screenshot (2nd) : Obtain 49 glyphs
  • Bohan weapon concept art : Obtain 21 glyphs
  • Central Hall early concept art : Obtain 53 glyphs
  • Ch. 5 Port concept art : Obtain 19 glyphs
  • Chainman concept art : Obtain 66 glyphs
  • Clansmen concept art : Obtain 63 glyphs
  • Commander concept art : Obtain 94 glyphs
  • Cover art - Bazooka : Obtain 71 glyphs
  • Cover Art - Bohan : Obtain 97 glyphs
  • Cover art - Nariko : Obtain 73 glyphs
  • Cover Art - Power Stance : Obtain 110 glyphs
  • Cover art - Ranged Attack : Obtain 70 glyphs
  • Crossbowman concept art : Obtain 104 glyphs
  • Decrepit temple concept art : Obtain 89 glyphs
  • Desert Battleground concept art : Obtain 81 glyphs
  • Desert Buildings concept art : Obtain 99 glyphs
  • Desert Fort concept art : Obtain 93 glyphs
  • Desert Level concept art : Obtain 116 glyphs
  • Early Bohan weapon concept art : Obtain 106 glyphs
  • Early packaging concept art : Obtain 72 glyphs
  • Early Pond concept art : Obtain 111 glyphs
  • Encampment concept art : Obtain 103 glyphs
  • Encampment concept art (2nd) : Obtain 114 glyphs
  • Enviornment early concept art : Obtain 55 glyphs
  • Enviornment early concept art (2nd) : Obtain 59 glyphs
  • Enviornment early concept art (3rd) : Obtain 115 glyphs
  • Flying Fox costume concept art : Obtain 25 glyphs
  • Flying Fox facial concept art : Obtain 30 glyphs
  • Forest Patch concept art : Obtain 57 glyphs
  • Funeral Boat concept art : Obtain 124 glyphs
  • Funeral Landscape concept art : Obtain 125 glyphs
  • Funeral Landscape Painting : Obtain 126 glyphs
  • Heaven and Hell concept art : Obtain 118 glyphs
  • Heavenly Sword concept art : Obtain 60 glyphs
  • Kai concept : Obtain 06 glyphs
  • Kai early concept art : Obtain 08 glyphs
  • Kai early concept art (2nd) : Obtain 34 glyphs
  • Kai promo screenshot : Obtain 46 glyphs
  • Kai promo screenshot (2nd) : Obtain 127 glyphs
  • Kai with bow concept art : Obtain 29 glyphs
  • Nariko approaching cage : Obtain 101 glyphs
  • Nariko color sketch : Obtain 09 glyphs
  • Nariko costume concept art : Obtain 23 glyphs
  • Nariko early concept art : Obtain 80 glyphs
  • Nariko early concept art (2nd) : Obtain 87 glyphs
  • Nariko early concept art (3rd) : Obtain 109 glyphs
  • Nariko early cover : Obtain 13 glyphs
  • Nariko imprisoned concept art : Obtain 64 glyphs
  • Nariko pencil sketch : Obtain 12 glyphs
  • Nariko promo screenshot : Obtain 20 glyphs
  • Nariko promo screenshot (2nd) : Obtain 129 glyphs
  • Nariko promo screenshot (2nd) : Obtain 31 glyphs
  • Nariko with Heavenly Sword : Obtain 27 glyphs
  • Natural Bridge concept art : Obtain 62 glyphs
  • Oraguman concept art : Obtain 78 glyphs
  • Oraguman sketch : Obtain 79 glyphs
  • Packaging artwork : Obtain 98 glyphs
  • Prison Approach concept art : Obtain 56 glyphs
  • Prison Exterior concept art : Obtain 112 glyphs
  • Prison Interior concept art : Obtain 113 glyphs
  • Rain Battle concept art : Obtain 100 glyphs
  • Raven concept art : Obtain 117 glyphs
  • Raven God concept art : Obtain 121 glyphs
  • Raven God early concept art : Obtain 122 glyphs
  • Raven God facial sketch : Obtain 120 glyphs
  • Roach concept art : Obtain 41 glyphs
  • Roach weapon concept art : Obtain 83 glyphs
  • Shen concept art : Obtain 04 glyphs
  • Shen promo screenshot : Obtain 128 glyphs
  • Shen with staff : Obtain 05 glyphs
  • Snowy Fort concept art : Obtain 01 glyph
  • Swordsman concept : Obtain 11 glyphs
  • Swordsman concept art (2nd) : Obtain 51 glyphs
  • The Sword early concept art : Obtain 50 glyphs
  • The Sword Landscape concept art : Obtain 107 glyphs
  • The Sword Landscape painting : Obtain 108 glyphs
  • Throne Room concept art : Obtain 43 glyphs
  • Tower Interior concept art : Obtain 92 glyphs
  • Water Lift concept art : Obtain 91 glyphs
  • Water Temple Interior : Obtain 95 glyphs
  • Whiptail costume art : Obtain 75 glyphs
  • Whiptail early concept art : Obtain 38 glyphs
  • Whiptail early concept art (2nd) : Obtain 45 glyphs
  • Whiptail Eel concept art : Obtain 36 glyphs
  • Whiptail promo screenshot : Obtain 76 glyphs
  • Young Kai concept art : Obtain 15 glyphs
  • Young Nariko sketch : Obtain 82 glyphs
  • Video Unlockables

  • Bringing design to life : Obtain 37 glyphs
  • Capturing performance : Obtain 42 glyphs
  • Creating the music : Obtain 86 glyphs
  • Introduction : Obtain 03 glyphs
  • The sound of combat : Obtain 77 glyphs