Kitana Character Abilities & Control Guide

Welcome to Kitana Abilities & Control Guide. Here you can learn about all her basic & combo attacks, special moves, and finishers both fatalities and brutalities.

Kitana Default Abilities - Her Highness

Kitana default character is known as Her Highness.

The Character 2 default abilities are:

  • (Air) Fan Flutter
  • Royal Protection
Ability NameControl
(Air) Fan Flutter↓ ← Δ
Royal Protection↓ → o

Note: You can also change her abilities to the way you preferred the character to execute.

Kitana Guide in Mortal Kombat 11

Kitana has 13 abilities for the player to execute. In order to execute the abilities, you have to press the following button for each ability.

Note: All Abilities control button changes when your character moves into a different position.


↓ ← Δ

 (Air) Piercing Dagger

↓ ← □

Upward Fan Toss

↓ ← □

Low Fan Toss

↓ ← □

Dancing Fans

↓ → □

(Air) Fan Flutter

↓ ← Δ

Retreating and Advancing Fan Flutter

↓ ← Δ

Edenian Twist

← → x

Ground War

← → x

Half Blood Stance

↓ ← o

Edenian Fade

↓ ← o

Royal Protection

↓ → o

Edenian Razors

↓ ← Δ


Kitana Abilities Stats & Detail Table

The table shows all the detail of all 13 abilities for Kitana.

Fan-Nado1130Edenian Razors
(Air) Piercing Dagger1160N/A
Upward Fan Toss1160Low Fan
Low Fan Toss1160Upward Fan
Dancing Fans1160N/A
(Air) Fan Flutter1130Advancing Fan Flutter
Retreating and Advancing Fan Flutter2N/AN/A(Air) Fan Flutter
Edenian Twist1277.50N/A
Ground War1160N/A
Half Blood Stance2150Edenian Fade
Edenian Fade2N/AN/AHalf Blood Stance
Royal Protection1N/AN/AN/A
Edenian Razors1160Fan-Nado

If you don't know what Slot(s), Hit, Damage, & Conflict is you can visit the guide about all these mechanic here.

Kitana Control List & Guide in Mortal Kombat 11

The list includes 4 important fighting techniques and all control buttons for Kitana.

Basic Attacks

There are 29 Basic Attacks for you to use as Kitana:

Press the following Button to activate the attacks.

Blade Jab2.00
Back Swipe← + □3.00
Low Poke↓ + □2.00
Neck SliceΔ3.00
Royal Hand← + Δ3.00
Fand Out→ + Δ5.00
Rising Power↓ + Δ14.00
Pretty Kickx5.00
Quick Flick← + x3.00
Heel Poke↓ + x1.00
Spinning HeelΟ7.00
Low Slice← + Ο7.00
Fan Stab↓ + Ο3.00
Jumping Attacks
Punishing Poke5.00
Edenian StikeΔ7.00
Bloody Heelx or Ο9.00
Hop Attacks
Full Slice↑, □ or ↑, Δ9.00
Flick Kick↑, x or  ↑, Ο9.00
Getup Attacks
Step Back↑ + Δ5.00
Fanning Out↑ + x9.00
Flawless Block Attacks
Step Back↑ + Δ5.00
Fanning Out↑ + x9.00
Toward ThrowL1 + → or → + □ + x14.00
Back ThrowL1 or □ + x14.00
Roll Escapes
Forward Roll Escape→ + L2N/A
Away Roll Escape← + L2N/A
Air Escape
(Air) Breakaway↓ + R2N/A

Kombo Attacks

There are 17 Kombo Attacks for you to use as Kitana.

Press the following button to activate the combo attacks.

Learn Respect□, Δ3.00
Dark Empress□, Δ, ↓ + Δ7.00
New Power← + □, x3.00
No Mercy← + □, x, □7.00
Purge The Weak← + □, o5.85
Dark Deception← + □, o, Δ5.00
Fan-TasticΔ, □3.00
Edenian DanceΔ, □, Δ, Δ, Δ7.42
Noble AssaultΔ, □, o, x, o 9.41
A Royal Welcome← + Δ, x, □7.65
Follow Me← + Δ, x, □, x, o, x8.56
Dark Empress← + Δ, x, □, ↓ + Δ7.00
Leave Now→ + Δ, Δ, Δ, Δ11.13
Follow The Leader→ + Δ, x, o9.65
Blood Sacrificex, Δ3.00
Punishmentx, Δ, □, Δ5.85
Eternal Damnation← + x, o5.00

Special Moves

These Special moves don't include abilities in the list, there are 4 Special moves that Kitana can execute.

Press the following button to activate the special moves.

Fan Toss↓ → □6.00
(Air) Fan Toss← → □6.00
Fan Lift↓ ← Δ3.00
Quick Execution↓ → Δ10.00
(Air) Square Wave← → x6.00

Fatal Blow

Fatal Blow is also in Special Moves but you can only use it one time per matches when your health is above 30%. It does huge damage and shows the animation of you dominating the enemy.

There is 1 Fatal Blow that Kitana can execute:

Deadly GameL2 + R231.00

Kitana Fatalities / Brutalities - Finishers Control

Finisher is the last ability that you use it to show off your character finishing your enemy in a very harsh animation.

Fatalities Guide:

  • Gore-Nado

Control↓ ↓ ↓ ↓ Δ

Guide: You need to position yourself in the mid-range to the enemy to activate this move.

  • Royal Execution

Control↓ ← → □

Guide: You need to position yourself in the mid-range to the enemy to activate this move.

Brutalities Guide:

There are 2 Brutalities that Kitana can perform:

The Klassic↓ + Δ
  • Do not block an attack during the final round.
  • Must Hold Δ
  • Final hit must come from an uppercut ↓ + Δ
Punished← → x
  • Must have less than 40% Health
  • Final Hit Must Come From Square Wave


Visiting Our Control Guide will make you understand this guide better. Since all the control on the list only portray when your character is facing right.

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