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    Andre the Giant by acroman56

    Version: 1.0 | Updated: 11/15/04 | Printable Version | Search Guide | Bookmark Guide

    Game       : WWE Smackdown! vs. Raw
    Platform   : Sony Playstation 2
    Content    : Character FAQ Of Andre the Giant
    Author     : Acroman56
    Created    : 15th November 2004
    Contact    : acroman56@hotmail.com
    
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                                 CONTENTS
    
    1.Versions Update
    2.Biography: Andre the Giant Biography
    3.Titles Held
    4.Season Mode/Attire Information
    5.Move List
    6.Credits
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    1. Versions Updates     
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    Version 1.0
    15th Nov 2004  This is the first and probably last version of the FAQ
                   I hope you find it useful.
    
    
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    2. Biography
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    Real Name : Andre Rene Rousimoff
    Ring Name : Andre the Giant
    Birthdate : 19th May 1946
    Weight    : 380 - 540lbs
    Height    : 7ft 4ins
    Birthplace: Grenoble, France
    Home Town : Grenoble, France
    WWE Debut : 1973 in the then WWF
    Nicknames : None
    Misc.     : January 27, 1993: Andre Rene Roussimoff a.k.a. Andre The
                Giant dies of a heart attack in a hotel room in Paris.  
     	   * Washington Redskins head coach George Allen once 
                 offered Andre the Giant a contract to play professional
                 football..
               * Andre was often considered the Uncrowned World Champion
               * Andre downed 119 bottles of beer in one sitting!
               * Andre was probably the most recognizable figure in 
                 wrestling history..
               * Andre was probably six feet eleven inches tall, though  
                 he was advertised as seven feet four inches..
               * Andre weighed close to five hundred pounds and was 
                 famous for his immense capacity for alcohol and food..
               * Andre was once estimated that he consumed 7,000 
                 calories a day in alcohol alone..
               * Andre, who never married, lived most of the year on 
                 a 200-acre ranch in Ellerbe, North Carolina..
               * Andre does have at least one daughter
    
    
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    3. Titles Held
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    # IWA Tag Titles w/Michael Nador - 1970
    # Austral-Asian Tag Titles w/Ron Miller
    # NWA U.S. (Tri-State) Tag Titles w/Dusty Rhodes
    # Florida Tag Titles w/Dusty Rhodes
    # WWF Heavyweight Title
    # WWF Tag Team Titles (with Haku)
    
    
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    4. Season Mode/Attire Information
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    Attires still to be updated.
    
    
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    5. Move List
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    Ring In Move  : R1 + Any Direction        = Over the Rope
    Ring Out Move : R1 + Any Direction        = Roll Down
    Fighting Style: Andre the Giant
    Walking Style : Normal
    Running Style : Normal
    
    Entrance Moves: Logo
    Entrance Movie: Andre the Giant
    Entrance Music: No Music
    
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    Taunt:
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    Right Analog Stick + Down    = Andre the Giant
    Right Analog Stick + Left    = Sweat is Wiped
    Right Analog Stick + Right   = Andre the Giant
    Right Analog Stick + Up      = Sweat is Wiped
             
    
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    Ready Moves:
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    Attack:   Down + X                   = Big Boot 01
              Left/Right Diagonal Down   = Toe Kick 01
              Left + X                   = Body Punch
              Left/Right Diagnoal Up     = Overhand Punch
              Up + X                     = Big Boot 01
              Right + X                  = Slap 02
    
    
    Grapple Attack:
    
    First     X                          = Grapple Elbow Strike 01
    Second    X                          = Grapple Elbow Strike 01
    Third     X                          = Grapple Elbow Strike 03
    
    
    Grapple Submission:
    (Down + O)
    
              Down  + O                  = Bearhug 03
              Left  + O                  = Headlock 01
              Up    + O                  = Shoulder Claw 01
              Right + O                  = Snapmere & Neck Lock 02
    
    Grapple Signature:
    (Left + O)
    
              Down  + O                  = Sidewalk Slam 01
              Left  + O                  = Big Knee Smash
              Up    + O                  = Big Punch 03
              Right + O                  = Scoop Slam 04
    
    Grapple Power:
    (Up + O)
    
              Down  + O                  = Neck Lock Suplex
              Left  + O                  = Headbutt 03
              Up    + O                  = Neck Twist
              Right + O                  = Headbutt 01
    
    Grapple Quick:
    (Right + O)
    
              Down  + O                  = Russian Leg Sweep 01
              Left  + O                  = Big Punch 01
              Up    + O                  = Club to Neck
              Right + O                  = Big Punch 02
    
    
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    Back Attack:
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              Down  + O                  = Atomic Drop
              Left  + O                  = Headbutt 06
              Up    + O                  = Elbow to Back of Head 02
              Right + O                  = Forearm Smash
    
    G         Down  + O                  = Super Atomic Drop
              Left  + O                  = Bubba Bomb
              Up    + O                  = Full Nelson
              Right + O                  = Russian Leg Sweep 02
    
    
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    Edge Of The Cell 
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    Front:       O                       = Downward Thrust
    Front:       O + Any Direction       = Downward Thrust
    Back:        O                       = Downward Thrust
    Back:        O + Any Direction       = Downward Thrust
    
    
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    Ground
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    Attack:
    
    X                         = Angry Stomp
    X + Up Or Down            = Double Axe Handle 05
    X + Left Or Right         = Elbow Drop 02
    
    Grapple:
    
    Head:
    
    Down  + O                 = Pin
    Left  + O                 = Reverse Chin Lock 02
    Up    + O                 = Big Stomp
    Right + O                 = Big Shoulder Claw 02
    
    Feet:
    
    Down  + O                 = Pin
    Left  + O                 = Leg Lock 10
    Up    + O                 = Stomp on Leg
    Right + O                 = Kick to Leg
    
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    Turnbuckle
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    Attack:
    
    Opponent Standing:
    
    X                          = Turnbuckle Clothesline
    X + Any Direction          = Turnbuckle Clothesline
    
    Opponent Lying:
    
    X                          = Knee Attack 01
    
    Grapple:
    
    Opponent Standing:
    
    Down  + O                  = Chop Battle
    Left  + O                  = Big Thump
    Up    + O                  = Toss to Turnbuckle
    Right + O                  = Big Chop
    
    Opponent Lying:
    
    O + Any Direction          = Foot Choke 02
    
    Back Attack:
    
    Down  + O                  = Turnbuckle Smash
    Left  + O                  = 10 Turnbuckle Smash
    Up    + O                  = Turnbuckle Smash
    Right + O                  = 10 Turnbuckle Smash
    
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    Rope Opponent
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    Rope Down: 
    
    O + Any Direction                     = Big Slap
    
    Rebound Attack:
    
    Standing: Triangle + X                = Clothesline 04
    Lying:    Triangle + X                = Running Leg Drop
    Outside:  Triangle + X                = Vaulting Body Press 02
    
    Jump Down Over:
    
    Square + X                            = Baseball Slide 01
    
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    Aerial
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    Stand:
    
    Left  + X                             = Double Axe Handle 03
    Right + X                             = Double Axe Handle 03
    
    Down:
    
    X                                     = Diving Elbow Drop 01
    X + Down                              = Diving Elbow Drop 01
    X + Up                                = Diving Elbow Drop 01
    
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    Running
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    Attack:
    
    X                                      = Shoulder Block 02
    X + Any Direction                      = Clothesline 04
    
    Grapple (Groggy):
    
    O                                      = Neckbreaker 01
    0 + Any Direction                      = Reverse Mat Slam
    
    Back Attack: 
     
    O                                      = Bulldog 02
    O + Any Direction                      = Bulldog 03
    
    Squatting Attack:
    
    Square + X                             = Double Axe Handle 04
    Square + X + Any Direction             = Running Leg Drop
    
    Counter:
    
    O                                      = Sleeper Hold 05
    Up   Or Down  + O                      = Back Body Drop 01
    Left Or Right + O                      = Flapjack 03
    
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    Double Team
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    Grapple:
    
    O                                     = Double Elbow Drop 03
    Down  + O                             = Double DDT
    Left  + O                             = Punches & Full Nelson
    Up    + O                             = Double Clothesline
    Right + O                             = Double Beath Head
    
    Turnbuckle:
    
    Down  + O                             = Double Elbow Drop 02
    Left  + O                             = Double Stomping
    Up    + O                             = Body Attack
    Right + O                             = Kick to Gut
    
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    Special
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    Opponent Down, Facing Up: L1                 = Elbow Drop 12
    Opponent Down, Facing Up: Any Direction + L1 = Big Splash Pin
    
    Special Weapon:
    
    L1                                    = DDT 29
    L1 + Any Direction                    = DDT 29
    
    Favourites:
    
    Big Knee Smash
    Scoop Slam 04
    Sidewalk Slam 01
    
    Combination Moves:
    
    X                                      = Back Chop 01
    X                                      = Back Chop 01
    X                                      = Big Boot 01
    
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    6. Copyright/Credits
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    Copyright
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    (me). All information in this document was written by Acroman56
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    Credits
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    * GameFAQs for having such an amazing website.
    * WWE For allowing such a cool game to be made.
    * Andre the Giant himself for becoming a wrestler in the first place.
    
    If you see any mistakes, or have any questions please E-Mail me: 
    acroman56@hotmail.com
    
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