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The Open Foe Bonus is a gameplay mechanic in Bloodborne.

Description[]

Open Foe Bonuses account for bonus damage dealt when the target is backstepping, staggering, or missing its attack.

When triggered it will deal between 20% to around 70% bonus damage.

Mechanics[]

Ways to increase Open Foe Bonus[]

Notes[]

  • You can tell when you're getting a bonus when blood spurts out of your target. The amount of blood is roughly proportional to the bonus, hence, the larger the damage bonus, the more blood will appear.

Trivia[]

  • This mechanic is the spiritual successor to "counter-damage" in Dark Souls.
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