- See Also: Punch
The kick button is usually 'tied' to attacks performed with the lower half of the body. As with the punch button, it is the basis of many special attacks, such as the Flash Kick and every type of Tatsumaki attack.
- A light kick, also known as a short kick, is usually angled downward and very fast. Crouching light kicks are easily chained into combos.
- Heavy kicks, also known as hard kicks or roundhouses, are usually angled upwards and are very powerful. When used as a crouching attack, they trip the foe. In most cases, the user spins around while delivering the blow, hence the "roundhouse" nickname.