Cover swap

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There's a simple way to swap to a nearby cover, usually much faster and more fluidly than otherwise would be possible.


The first video game about Cover swap was released on March 24, 2009.

Square Enix, Warner Bros. Interactive and Ubisoft has published most of these games

* Usually includes prompts for how to accomplish the cover swap and where it is possible.
* Often accomplished via holding down the cover button as usual as well as movement direction and tapping jump/dodge key.
* Vaulting is often integrated as part of this behaviour.
* In some instances this may be completely unnoticeable to NPCs for some obscure reason. Maintaining stealth despite the player character appearing in plain sight while moving between cover.

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Cover system


Windows 5
X360 4
PS3 4

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