Injustice: Gods Among Us Sinestro Moves, Combos and Strategy Guide

From being the greatest champion of justice to the embodiment of fear, Sinestro is definitely one of the most famous villains in the DC Universe.

Green Lantern’s arch enemy, Sinestro was once an exemplar of what a Green Lanterns stood for. However, seeing that control and fear tended to reap better results as far as order was concerned, he began to oppress and dominate the people of his sector.

Injustice: Gods Among Us Sinestro Moves, Combos and Strategy

When news of his actions came to light, he was dishonorably discharged from the Green Lantern Corps. Nevertheless, Sinestro was determined that his way was the correct way to justice, and to prove it he formed the Sinestro Corps, a force that uses the Yellow power rings of fear.

He remains in direct opposition to the guardians of the universe, who he sees as not only his enemies, but also believes they are holding his former comrades (the green lantern corps) back from performing their duty properly.

Highly intelligent with an almost unbreakable will, Thaal Sinestro will do anything to achieve control and thereby order—control over his emotions, control over others, and even control over the entire universe.

“Once a member of the Green Lantern Corps, Sinestro’s obsession with order at any cost eventually let him to create his own power ring. He is obsessed with the destruction of the Green Lanterns.”

Button Key Mapping

  • PS3/Xbox 360 = Output

Triangle/Y = High Attack
Square/X = Mid Attack
X/A = Low Attack
Circle/B = Character Trait
R1/RB = Environment Attack
L1/LB = Throw
LT + RT/LT + RT = Super Move
R2/RT = Meter Burn

Sinestro Basic Attacks

Ring Jab:  X
Axe Swing:  Y
Comet Kick:  A
Axe Stab:  ← + X
Ring Hammerfist:  ← + Y
Smashing Fist:  ← + A
Front Kick:  → + Y
Trashing Hammerfist:  → + A
Low Jab:  ↓ + X
Ascending Construct:  ↓ + Y
Low Axe Swing:  ↓ + A

Sinestro Air Attacks

Lowering Kick: X
Descending Stab: Y
Downward Slice: A

Sinestro Throws

Forward Throw: LB + → or → + X + A
Reverse Throw: LB or ← + X + A

Sinestro Combos

Distortion:  X, X
Positive Matter:  X, X, X
Sinful Pride:  X, X, Y
Ego Trip:  X, X, ↑ + A
Tainted Reputation:  X, ← + Y
Yellow Element:  X, ← + Y, A
Lost Will:  ← + X, Y
Zero Compassion:  ← + X, A
Dashed Hope:  Y, Y
Devastating:  Y, Y, ↓ +Y
Fearless:  Y, Y, A
Blind Ambition:  ← + Y, X
In Blackest Day:  ← + Y, X, A
Fallen Hero:  ← + Y, ← + A
War Of Light:  → + Y, ↓ + X
Power Burn:  → + Y, ↓ + X, A

Sinestro Bounce Cancels

Trashing Hammerfist:  → →, RT
Smashing Fist:  ← ←, RT

Sinestro Special Attacks

Fear Blast:  ↓→ X
Impact Event:  ↓← Y
Arachnid Sting:  ↓→ Y
(Air) Axe of Terror:  ↓← X
Final Shackles:  ↓← X

Sinestro Super Move

Sinestro’s Might:  LT + RT

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