Green Lantern Rise of the Manhunters Guide

Green Lantern Rise of the Manhunters Game Guide: Upgrades, Constructs and Attacks

Released on June 7, 2011 in U.S and June 10, 2011 in Europe, Green Lantern Rise of the Manhunters is an action video game developed by Double Helix Games for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PlayStation Portable.

The title is also available on Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS and Nintendo 3DS, but it was developed by Griptonite Games. Green Lantern Rise of the Manhunters was rated T forTeen and is the first video game based on Green Lantern DC Comics.

In the single player mode, players assume the role of Hal Jordan, who is recruited by the Green Lantern Corps to fight against the Manhunters.

Using the Green Lantern Power Ring, Hal Jordan can create various constructs that allows him fight against his enemies.

Additionally, the player can increase Jordan’s effectiveness in the game by purchasing different upgrades which modify the hero’s stats, special powers and special attacks.

The Green Lantern Rise of the Manhunters guide below reveals all upgrades available in the game, offering tips and information that can help players who purchased the game.

The guide also includes the full list of constructs and ring surge upgrades that can be bought by spending Willpower points.

Special Attacks and Attack Upgrades

Buzz-Saw

Type: – Special Attack
Description: – Fast-acting Buzz-Saw strikes targets multiple times. Ending the attack can result in launching the targeted foe.
How to use: Tip the left thumbstick toward target and hold X (on Xbox 360). Release to launch.
Features: – Continue holding X to deal more hits. Useable in-air!

Grab-Slam

Type: – Special Attack
Description: – Grab-Slam can activate a 360 degree spin-slam.
How to use: – Press B (on Xbox 360) to grab an enemy or object then press Y (on Xbox 360).
Special: – Strikes surrounding enemies.

Fast Attack

Type:– Upgrade
Description: – Increases the damage of the Fast Attack chain to the maximum amount.

Strong Attack

Type: – Upgrade
Description: – Increases the damage of the Strong Attack chain to the maximum amount.

Ring Surge Upgrades

Willpower

Type: – Upgrade
Description: – Dealing damage fills the Ring Surge meter at the fastest rate.

Stamina

Type: – Upgrade
Description: – Increases the amount of time that Ring surge lasts by the maximum amount.
Tip: – Ring Surge gives you unlimited Ring Energy until the effect wears off.

Warrior

Type: – Upgrade
Description: – Raises damage to max for all basic attacks and Construct powers when Ring Surge is active.

Guardian

Type: – Upgrade
Description: – Gains invulnerability when Ring Surge is active.

Ring Power Upgrades

Reserve

Type: – Upgrade
Description: – Increases the capacity of the Reserve Ring Energy meter to max.
Tip: – Reserve Energy is marked on the meter by a divider line.

Enforcer

Type: – Upgrade
Description: – Globally increases the damage of all Construct powers by the maximum amount.

Proficiency

Type: – Upgrade
Description: – Reduces the Ring Energy cost of all Construct powers by the maximum amount.

Lantern Ring

Type: – Ring Power
Description: – Ability to store the Lantern in a pocked dimension so you can recharge your Ring energy at will.
How to use: – Press and hold any button on the directional pad. Be careful – you can be attacked!

Constructs

Ring Blaster

Type: – Construct
Description: – Fires semi-automatic energy blasts. Ring Blaster can be charged up by holding the fire command.
Features: – Charge and release to fire a stronger blast. Regular blasts can juggle launched enemies!
Special Action: – Strike targets outside of navigation range.

War Hammer

Type: – Construct
Description: – Overhead slam damages and launches foes through air! Also used to activate pressure plates.
Features: – Area of effect enemy launcher.
Special Action: – Only the down force of the War Hammer can destroy anchors and activate pressure plates.

Hover Mine

Type: – Construct
Description: – Deploy Mines that damage and launch enemies. Also used to destroy cracked walls and exhaust ports.
Features: – Mines can be thrown with Grab Claw.
Special Action: – Only mine explosions destroy cracked walls and exhaust ports.

Baseball Bat

Type: – Construct
Description: – Close range attack knocks away enemies! Also used to reflect certain projectiles.
Features: – Charge and release to increase power. Bat can knock Hover Mines through the air.
Special Action: – Only the Baseball Bat can reflect ball-like projectiles fired from special enemies.

Mace Storm

Type: – Construct
Description: – Medieval maces are swung around to greatly damage surrounding enemies!
Features: – Strong against armored shields equipped by Zamarons.
Special Action: – Mace Storm attacks can be cancelled by using a different Construct power or evade.

Blade Whip

Type: – Construct
Description: – Whips blades through the air in succession that strike through enemies.
Features: Efficient medium range weapon. Strong against energy shields equipped by Manhunters.
Special Action: – Blade Whip attacks can be used in succession to create a combo chain!

Gatling Gun

Type: – Construct
Description: – Rapidly fires bolt of energy that both damage and juggle most enemies!
Features: – Great for increasing the Combo Counter.
Special Action: – Strike targets outside of navigation range.

Rocket Punch

Type: – Construct
Description: – Auto-strike multiple targets in rapid succession or a single target multiple times!
Features: – Battle gloves launch enemies through the air.
Special Action: – Rocket Punch can strike enemies that dodge most other attacks.

Missile Pack

Type: – Construct
Description: – Automatically acquires targets when the command input is held and then fires missiles when released.
Features: – 360 degree targeting system locks the weak spots of big enemies!
Special Action: – Like other Constructs, Missile Pack can be used in-air.

Mech Suit

Type: – Construct
Description: – Mechanized armor reduces damage and has a powerful Attack Chain, until wears off.
How to use: – X,X,X or Y,Y,Y (on Xbox 360). Press A (on Xbox 360) to perform a Blast Stomp. Deactivate Mech Suit by inputting the assigned activation command.

Piston Blitz

Type: – Construct
Description: – Giant-sized pistons deal heavy damage at close range!
Features: – Strong against armored shields equipped by Zamarons.
Special Action: – Piston attacks can be used in succession to create a combo chain!

Jet Fighter

Type: – Construct
Description: – Constructs a Jet Fighter and then launches it forward to critically damage enemies in its flight path!
Features: – High damage attack.
Special Action: – Wide area of effect.

Green Lantern Rise of the Manhunters Guide
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