Just Cause 4 Controls (PS4/XB1/PC)

Just Cause 4 Controls

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Just Cause 4 Controls

Just Cause 4 Controls PS4

Just Cause 4 Controls PS4

Here are all of the controls for Just Cause 4 on PS4

Walking Controls

  • Left Stick – Movement
  • Right Stick – Camera
  • R3 – Careful Aim
  • X – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • Circle – Melee attack / Cancel / Detach
  • Square – Reload weapon
  • Triangle – Open wingsuit / Interact
  • D-Pad Up – Select one-handed weapon
  • D-Pad Right -Select two-handed weapon
  • D-Pad Left – Select special weapon
  • D-Pad Down – Select explosives
  • L1 – Grappling hook
  • L2 – Pull the tether
  • R1 – Throw grenade / (hold) Detonate explosives
  • R2 – Fire weapon
  • Options Button – Pause game / Menu
  • TouchPad Button – Open Commlink

Vehicle Controls

  • Left Stick – Turn right / left
  • Right Stick – Camera
  • R3 (hold) – Look behind / Center view
  • L3 – Activate shield / Horn
  • X – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • Circle – (hold) Nitro / Turbojump
  • Square – Handbrake
  • Triangle – Enter / Leave vehicle
  • D-Pad Down – Release tether
  • L1 – Fire main weapon
  • L2 – Backwards
  • R1 – Fire secondary weapon
  • R2 – Accelerate
  • Options Button – Pause game / Menu
  • TouchPad Button – Open Commlink

Motorcycle Controls

  • Left Stick – Turn right / left
  • Right Stick – Camera
  • R3 (hold) – Look behind / Center view
  • L3 – Horn
  • X – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • Circle (hold) – Nitro / Turbojump
  • Sqaure – Handbrake
  • Triangle – Enter / Leave vehicle
  • D-Pad Up – Select one-handed weapon
  • D-Pad Right – Select two-handed weapon
  • D-Pad Left – Select special weapon
  • D-Pad Down – Release tether
  • L1 – Reload Weapon / (hold) holster weapon
  • L2 – Backwards
  • R1 – Fire weapon
  • R2 – Accelerate
  • Options Button – Pause game / Menu
  • TouchPad Button – Open Commlink

Boat Controls

  • Left Stick – Turn right / left
  • Right Stick – Camera
  • R3 (hold) – Look behind / Center view
  • L3 – Activate shield / Horn
  • X – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • Circle (hold) – Nitro / Turbojump
  • Square – Handbrake
  • Triangle – Enter / Leave vehicle
  • D-Pad Down – Release tether
  • L2 – Backwards
  • R1 – Fire secondary weapon
  • R2 – Accelerate
  • Options Button – Pause game / Menu
  • TouchPad Button – Open Commlink

Jet Ski Controls

  • Left Stick – Turn right / left
  • Right Stick – Camera
  • R3 (hold) – Look behind / Center view
  • L3 – Horn
  • X – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • Circle (hold) – Nitro / Turbojump
  • Triangle – Enter / Leave vehicle
  • D-Pad Up – Select one-handed weapon
  • D-Pad Right – Select two-handed weapon
  • D-Pad Left – Select special weapon
  • D-Pad Down – Release tether
  • L1 – Reload Weapon / (hold) holster weapon
  • L2 – Backwards
  • R1 – Fire weapon
  • R2 – Accelerate
  • Options Button – Pause game / Menu
  • TouchPad Button – Open Commlink

Helicopter Controls

  • Left Stick – Turn right / left
  • Right Stick – Camera
  • R3 (hold) – Look behind / Center view
  • L3 – Activate shield / Horn
  • X – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • Circle (hold) – Nitro / Turbojump
  • Sqaure – Handbrake
  • Triangle – Enter / Leave vehicle
  • D-Pad Down – Release tether
  • L1 – Fire main weapon
  • L2 – Decrease altitude
  • R1 – Fire secondary weapon
  • R2 – Increase altitude
  • Options Button – Pause game / Menu
  • TouchPad Button – Open Commlink

Jet Controls

  • Left Stick – Turn left / right/ Nose up / Nose down
  • Right Stick – Tilt left / right
  • R3 (hold) – Look behind / Center view
  • L3 – Activate shield
  • X – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • Circle – Turn right
  • Sqaure – Turn left
  • Triangle – Enter / Leave vehicle
  • D-Pad Down – Release tether
  • L1 – Fire main weapon
  • L2 – Decelerate
  • R1 – Fire secondary weapon
  • R2 – Accelerate
  • Options Button – Pause game / Menu
  • TouchPad Button – Open Commlink

Just Cause 4 Controls XB1

Just Cause 4 Controls – XB1

Here are all of the controls for Just Cause 4 on Xbox 1

Walking Controls

  • Left Stick – Movement
  • Right Stick – Camera
  • Right Stick Click – Careful aim
  • A – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • B – Melee attack / Cancel / Detach
  • X – Reload weapon
  • Y – Open wingsuit / Interact
  • D-Pad Up – Select one-handed weapon
  • D-Pad Right -Select two-handed weapon
  • View Button – Open Commlink
  • D-Pad Left – Select special weapon
  • D-Pad Down – Select explosives
  • LB – Grappling hook
  • LT – Pull the tether
  • RB – Throw grenade / (hold) Detonate explosives
  • RT – Fire weapon
  • Menu Button – Pause game / Menu

Vehicle Controls

  • Left Stick – Turn right / left
  • Right Stick – Camera
  • Right Stick Click – Look behind / Center view
  • Left Stick Click – Activate shield / Horn
  • A – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • B – (hold) Nitro / Turbojump
  • X – Handbrake
  • Y – Enter / Leave vehicle
  • D-Pad Down – Release tether
  • LB – Fire main weapon
  • LT – Backwards
  • RB – Fire secondary weapon
  • RT – Accelerate
  • Menu Button – Pause game / Menu
  • View Button – Open Commlink

Motorcycle Controls

  • Left Stick – Turn right / left
  • Right Stick – Camera
  • Right Stick Click – Look behind / Center view
  • Left Stick Click – Horn
  • A – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • B (hold) – Nitro / Turbojump
  • X – Handbrake
  • Y – Enter / Leave vehicle
  • D-Pad Up – Select one-handed weapon
  • D-Pad Right – Select two-handed weapon
  • D-Pad Left – Select special weapon
  • D-Pad Down – Release tether
  • LB – Reload Weapon / (hold) holster weapon
  • LT – Backwards
  • RB – Fire weapon
  • RT – Accelerate
  • Menu Button – Pause game / Menu
  • View Button – Open Commlink

Boat Controls

  • Left Stick – Turn right / left
  • Right Stick – Camera
  • Right Stick Click – Look behind / Center view
  • Left Stick Click – Activate shield / Horn
  • A – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • B (hold) – Nitro / Turbojump
  • X – Handbrake
  • Y – Enter / Leave vehicle
  • D-Pad Down – Release tether
  • LT – Backwards
  • RB – Fire secondary weapon
  • RT – Accelerate
  • Menu Button – Pause game / Menu
  • View Button – Open Commlink

Jet Ski Controls

  • Left Stick – Turn right / left
  • Right Stick – Camera
  • Right Stick Click (hold) – Look behind / Center view
  • Left Stick Click – Horn
  • A – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • B (hold) – Nitro / Turbojump
  • Y – Enter / Leave vehicle
  • D-Pad Up – Select one-handed weapon
  • D-Pad Right – Select two-handed weapon
  • D-Pad Left – Select special weapon
  • D-Pad Down – Release tether
  • LB – Reload Weapon / (hold) holster weapon
  • LT – Backwards
  • RB – Fire weapon
  • RT – Accelerate
  • Menu Button – Pause game / Menu
  • View Button – Open Commlink

Helicopter Controls

  • Left Stick – Turn right / left
  • Right Stick – Camera
  • Right Stick Click – Look behind / Center view
  • Left Stick Click – Activate shield / Horn
  • A – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • B (hold) – Nitro / Turbojump
  • X – Handbrake
  • Y – Enter / Leave vehicle
  • D-Pad Down – Release tether
  • LB – Fire main weapon
  • LT – Decrease altitude
  • RB – Fire secondary weapon
  • RT – Increase altitude
  • Menu Button – Pause game / Menu
  • View Button – Open Commlink

Jet Controls

  • Left Stick – Turn left / right/ Nose up / Nose down
  • Right Stick – Tilt left / right
  • Right Stick Click – Look behind / Center view
  • Left Stick Click – Activate shield
  • A – Jump / open parachute (in the air)
  • B – Turn right
  • X – Turn left
  • Y – Enter / Leave vehicle
  • D-Pad Down – Release tether
  • LB – Fire main weapon
  • LT – Decelerate
  • RB – Fire secondary weapon
  • RT – Accelerate
  • Menu Button – Pause game / Menu
  • View Button – Open Commlink

Just Cause 4 Controls PC

Just Cause 4 Controls – PC

Here is the full list of controls for Just Cause 4 on PC

Nav

  • Look – Mouse Movement
  • Move – WASD
  • Jump – Space
  • Melee – Q
  • Parachute – Space
  • Close Parachute – Ctrl
  • Wingsuit – E
  • Wingsuit (Airbrake) – Ctrl
  • Interact – E
  • Cancel Interact – Ctrl

UI

  • Open Pause Menu – ESC
  • Open Comm Link – 1
  • Confirm – LMB
  • Cancel – RMB
  • Next Menu – 3 or TAB
  • Previous Menu – 2
  • Next Objective – E
  • Previous Objective – Q

Weapons

  • Precision Aim – Shift
  • Fire Primary – LMB
  • Fire Secondary – MMB
  • (TAP) Reload, (HOLD) Switch Weapon – R

Grappling Hook

  • (TAP) Grapple, (HOLD) Tether – RMB
  • Cancel Reel-In – CTRL
  • Release Tether(s) – X
  • Grappling Hook Action – F
  • Next Loadout – C
  • Previous Loadout – Z

Vehicles

  • Steer – WASD
  • (HOLD) Change Position – E
  • Hand brake – Shift
  • Cycle Radio – Left Arrow Key
  • Horn / Siren – C
  • Switch Camera – Right Arrow Key
  • Look Back – B
  • Fire Primary Mounted Weapon – LMB
  • Fire Secondary Mounted Weapon – RMB
  • Primary Action – LMB
  • Secondary Action – RMB

Planes

  • Steer – WASD
  • Yaw Left – Z
  • Yaw Right – C
  • Throttle Up – Shift
  • Throttle Down – Ctrl
  • Helicopters
  • Steer – WASD
  • Dive – Ctrl
  • Climb – Shift
  • Yaw – Mouse Movement

Cranes

  • Toggle Boom – RMB
  • (HOLD) Raise / Lower Arm – WASD
  • (BOOM) Lower Payload – Mouse Movement
  • (BOOM) Lift Payload – Mouse Movement
  • (BOOM) Toggle Suction – LMB
  • (BOOM) Extend – Z
  • (BOOM) Retract – Ctrl

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