During the gameplay, you can use 3 stances: Balanced, Heavy, Light. Balance beats Light stance, Light stance beats Heavy stance and Heavy stance beats Balanced stance. Each has it's own features and weaknesses,
Light Stance Edit
Light stance has a big slash range and it's the most popular stance to older players because it gives more of a challenge, it's feature is light stance launch which unlike balanced stance and heavy stance launch is unlocked at level 3 stance while bal and heavy launch are unlocked at level 5 stance, it got the best range and speed between the stances. , however it has low damage
Balanced Stance Edit
Balanced stance is balanced between light and heavy amount of damage is lower than heavy but bigger than light and defense is the same as light stance. however, it has smaller slash range then light, so if you need more damage or more range switch stances.
Heavy Stance Edit
Heavy Stance does a big amount of damage, but in return, it makes you more open to the enemy, basically, your defense is weaker by 20%.