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Survival Maya achievement in Killer Instinct

Survival Maya

Win a survival match as Maya

Survival Maya0
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How to unlock the Survival Maya achievement

  • TranierxTranierx455,234
    25 Dec 2015 04 May 2016 11 Dec 2016
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    After earning this achievement, try going for 10 matches to earn:
    Killer InstinctMaya's EnduranceThe Maya's Endurance achievement in Killer Instinct worth 37 pointsDefeat 10 opponents in one Survival as Maya

    From the main menu select:
    Single Player
    If you are having trouble on higher difficulties, change the AI to Beginner by pressing cn_Y from the character select menu.
    The following tips are geared towards the Beginner AI.
    One of Maya's special characteristics is her daggers. She has moves which she can throw the daggers, at which point they will fall to the ground. To pick them up go to where the dagger is and press cn_LB.

    Combo Breakers
    If the AI has captured you in a combo, try doing a High combo breaker (cn_RSu or cn_RB + cn_RT). The AI will usually go for High attacks.

    Aerial attacks hit a good percentage of times, so try using these to start your combos. Try keeping your combos up until your bar, which represents your Knockdown Value Meter, is almost full and then make sure to end your combos (a list of Combo Enders is available in game under Command List). Use your Shadow Moves as well since they don't have Knockdown Value.

    While throws don't do much damage, they are unblockable, so if an AI is blocking to much, get through it. It is also useful to guarantee a hit when they have low health.

    Possession Rite: Summons the Temperance and Vengeance daggers to Maya.
    Upon activating Instinct, your KV Meter will empty, so use this to extend your combos.
    When activated, you can spam cn_down cn_downright cn_right cn_X / cn_Y since the daggers will return to you.
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