The Prologue is the beginning of gameplay in Heavenly Sword.
- Press or for attacks.
- Press for superstyle attacks!
The Prologue introduces players to the combat system in Heavenly Sword. Use or to attack Bohan's advancing soldiers as they near Nariko. When prompted, press ; this will initiate a Superstyle and slaughter many of Bohan's men. Eventually a red haze will appear around the screen and a heartbeat can be heard, meaning Nariko's death is near. Continue fighting until the screen goes black; a cutscene will begin to play. After watching Nariko's death at the hands of the Sword, she will ascend to Purgatory and the section will be complete.
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