How to taunt in AEW: Fight Forever

How to taunt in AEW: Fight Forever
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Jack Roberts


29th Jun 2023 16:11

Taunting in AEW: Fight Forever is an essential part of the fighting experience since it ties heavily into your special moves. Taunting isn’t just a way of flexing your ego in the ring, it can also help you in your matches.

Here, we’ll be going over everything you need to taunt in the game, and the benefits of doing so – so read on.

How to use taunt

To taunt in AEW: Fight Forever, you just need to click down on the Right Stick on your respective controller.

Kenny Omega uses his taunt in AEW: Fight Forever
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If you do so before the Momentum Meter is full, you’ll perform the taunt and nothing more. However, if you do so when the meter is full, you will be able to use a Special Attack.

What does taunting do in AEW: Fight Forever?

In AEW: Fight Forever, taunting allows you to use a Special Move when your Momentum Meter is full. As well as kicking your opponents while they’re down (sometimes literally) and rubbing your victory in their faces, taunting has a function that can tip the balance of a match in your favor.

orange Cassidy puts his hands in his pockets in AEW: Fight Forever
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These Special Attacks are more powerful than your wrestler’s signature move and reference their real-world counterparts. They can do some serious damage, so be sure to taunt your heart’s content before they bring you down.

In the case of someone like Orange Cassidy, who is renowned for fighting with his hands in his pockets, it can change his move set dramatically and present a whole new fighting style.

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Jack Roberts
About the author
Jack Roberts
Jack is a Guides Writer at GGRecon. With a BA (Hons) & MA in English and Creative Writing, he was also the Gaming Editor for The Indiependent. When not pondering which game has the best cup of coffee (and drinking far too much of it himself), he can often be found playing Dead by Daylight, Street Fighter or making yet another build in Bloodborne.