The Buster Claw is one of Vega's unique attacks, introduced in Street Fighter V.

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(Claw attack)

Description[edit | edit source]


Executed by pressing forward and Heavy Punch with the claw, Vega lunges forward and extends his claw-hand toward the opponent. This move can only be performed when Vega is in his claw stance. If the claw is removed or if he is in the bare-handed stance, Vega will only perform a regular Heavy Punch

Tactics[edit | edit source]

Despite the slow startup, this move is Vega's farthest reaching attack. Vega uses this move to keep the opponents at bay, as well as fish for a Crush Counter hit. When Vega gets a Crush Counter off of this move, he can link to a sweep to continue pressure on the opponent. If V-Trigger is available, Vega can link into it, followed by his Critical Art for a large amount of damage. However, this move can leave Vega vulnerable if blocked.

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