Also interesting destrian thinks its a problem the player can juggle caius buit its ok for caius to juggle the player?
I don't think anything of the sort. Granted, the reason I am not thinking it is because it isn't true, not because I've made a judgment about it. Caius can't juggle the player in the same sense as in that video, even if you let him knock you off your feet (and you shouldn't).
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Seems a very unbalanced fight, was very tough on my first easy playthru, second easy playthru got through it on brute force.
On hard seems just very broken, basically had to try and wait for a tiny window to deprotect, and then spam attack during overclock, but even that wasnt a clean process as I spent much of my overclock time in the air after he hits me during the overclock. He seems immediatly always do one move after another, so in one overclock he managed to buff himself and debuff whilst time is supposedbly slowed down for him, 3 different overclocks he hits me and im flying in the air yet when I hit him he doesnt flinch (bad unfair game mechanics). The cut and keep system seems in favour of the enemy by default. The only time he briefly stops is when he under veil and I cant do any meaningful damage to him.
Guide says to load up with ga spells, and imperil, and curse, and debrave and deshell, but he just despells them anyway and I get starved of atb.
I beat aeronite on hard and aeronite = cakewalk compared to caius.
Not happy as used 2 turbo ethers which are extremely valuable on hard with its almost non existant EP supply.
I beat Caius on normal on my third try (first nearly beat him, second I accidentally switched to the wrong schema and ate a bajillion damage) on normal, first playthrough, without really doing anything special. In fact it may have been my favorite fight in this game because it was the first one where I really started to get the hang of the more detailed strategies. All you really have to do is make a defensive schema to soak up the damage when he starts spamming. I thought Aeronite was far more difficult, and I thought XIII-2's bosses, speaking of Caius, were balanced far worse. (Easy easy easy |brick wall| easy easy easy easy easy easy -> I shall give you despair.)
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