how do you do assists without launchers?

#1Arroyo1291Posted 3/7/2012 2:17:24 PM
Having a hard time figuring this out but I've seen people swap partners while attacking leading to a safe swap. for example akuma will use an unsuccesful shoryuken and as I go to punish the partner character comes out, hits me, and akuma hops off screen.

Not quite sure how to do this. The only non cross assault/launch/etc swap i've seen is the regular one that leaves you exposed. (the MP and MK one)
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#2ChojinSNKPosted 3/7/2012 2:22:47 PM
If you hit tag during certain moves you can swap with your partner mid move. It costs 1 meter to do so.
#3Arroyo1291(Topic Creator)Posted 3/7/2012 2:26:39 PM
oh ok awesome guess i'll have to play around with that. thank you!
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#4Sharp_CheddahPosted 3/7/2012 2:28:34 PM
think of it like EX focus from sf4... same button combo, similar timing.
example: ken ex hurricane kick, tag, yoshimitsu stone hands.
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