The ability to deal an attack exploiting the weak points in your opponent(s). Combination of Weakness Detection and Enhanced Combat.

Also Called

  • Critical Damage/Hit/Strike
  • Super Effective Hit
  • Serious Damage


The user is able to deal attacks to the weak points in their enemy dealing double the damage or causing very lethal pain or fatal wounds. Highly advanced users can take down their opponent in one attack.


  • Exploit weaknesses in your opponents armor or shields
  • One swift attack can damage an enemy's vital organs
  • Use a series a combos to wear down your opponent



  • Attack may have to be timed just right.

Known Users

  • Antlion Guards (Half-Life 2 Series)
  • Antlion Guardian (Half-Life 2: Episode Two)
  • Yang (Final Fantasy IV); via Deadly
  • Gladiator Class (Final Fantasy V)
  • Terra (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Keyblade Wielders (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Various Pokémon (Pokémon)
  • Digimon (Digimon)
  • Karnak (Marvel Comics)
  • Shinobi (Naruto)
  • Ted Asher (Alphas)
  • Assassins (Assassin's Creed series)
  • Lone Wanderer (Fallout)
  • Most characters in RPG games
  • Bio-Metal Model H (Mega Man ZX series)
  • Mario (Super Mario)
  • Sonic the Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Link (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Kain (Legacy of Kain)
  • Marth (Fire Emblem)
  • Various Martial Artists (Dragon Ball)
  • Oboro (Gintama)
  • Most Fighters (Yu Yu Hakusho