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Each playable character has a stamina bar, which is the smaller bar below the health meter, divided into several smaller chunks. The performance of most melee attacks costs one stamina slot, which must then be recovered before it can be put to use. Recovery is limitless, but there are some restrictions on the speed of recovery as you can see in the table below. For example, walking, normal running, or even aiming while standing still all significantly impair your stamina recovery rate and cause it to take twice as long. On the other hand, laying completely still on the ground speeds the recovery rate by three times the normal speed. Relax, will you?!

It’s furthermore important to note that if you use up more stamina than you have, in other words when you use up the last slot when it wasn’t completely full yet, your character will enter into a mode of exhaustion. In this mode your character cannot dash nor perform any regular melee attacks (only a weak kick, merely good for opening boxes and such). A red exhaustion bar will temporarily replace the stamina bar, and until this bar has been fully recharged, your character remains impaired. The recovery of the exhaustion bar takes three times as long as it takes to fill a regular stamina slot, although once it’s filled it does automatically grant the first slot of your stamina bar. When your character is exhausted he/she cannot dash, and running is 12.5% slower than normal.

Recovery Rate Mechanics

**Mixture** **Amount of Tablets** **Recovery per slot**
Standing Still 100% 3 seconds
Walking/Running 50% 6 seconds
Aiming 50% 6 seconds
Dashing None --
Melee Moves None --
Rolling None --
Ducking 100% 3 seconds
Crawling 100% 3 seconds
Laying still 300% 1 second
Use a tablet Instant Full recovery

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Capcom
  • Platforms
    PC, PS3, PS4, 360, XB1
  • Genre
    Action Adventure, Survival Horror
  • Guide Release
    1 November 2012
  • Last Updated
    7 December 2020
  • Guide Author
    Steve Huijboom

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It has been ten years since the Raccoon City incident and the President of the United States has decided to reveal the truth behind what took place in the belief that it will curb the current resurgence in bioterrorist activity. Due to be by the President’s side is his personal friend and Raccoon City survivor, Leon S. Kennedy, but when the venue suffers a bioterrorist attack, Leon is forced to face a President transformed beyond recognition and make his hardest ever decision.

At the same time, Bioterrorism Security Assessment Alliance member, Chris Redfield arrives in China, itself under threat of a bioterrorist attack. With no country safe from these attacks and the ensuing outbreaks, the entire world’s population is united by a common fear that there is no hope left. In a first for the franchise, Resident Evil 6 sees series favourites Leon and Chris come together to face this unprecedented threat. They will be joined by new characters, each with their own unique perspective and involvement in this relentless dramatic horror experience enacted on a global scale.

  • An Intro to the games controls, skill points & physical attacks.
  • Comprehensive walkthrough for Leon, Chris, Jake and Ada's Campaigns.
  • Skills, Templates, Emblems and Titles Lists.
  • Trophy / Achievement List.
  • Playing Tips.
  • Campaign Rankings.
  • Weapons, Mercenaries and Enemies info.

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