Axe is one of the many weapons in Brawlhalla that players can use during matches to gain an advantage over opponents. The Axe offers a decent cover area with medium attack speed. It is not as fast as Spear or Rocket Lance. However, it has its own fair share of uses.

To help new and old Brawlhalla players we have gathered a list of the best Axe combos(created by some of the best players) that you can start practicing right now. This combos list will be a series of articles, where we talk about the best combos using different weapons.

Brawlhalla Best Combos Series

Glossary of Actions in Brawlhalla

Here is a glossary of different actions and their short forms that you will be seeing in the best combos list.

  • NH = Neutral/Up Signature
  • DH = Down Signature
  • SH = Side Signature
  • Light Attacks:
  • NL = Neutral Light
  • DL = Down Light
  • SL = Side Light
  • Aerial Attacks
  • R = Recovery
  • GP = Ground Pound
  • NA = Neutral Air
  • DA = Down Air
  • SA = Side Air


  • GC = Gravity Cancel (Spot dodge in air and do a move)
  • J = Jump
  • DJ= Dash Jump
  • FF = Fast Fall
  • UD = UP Dodge
  • FD = Forward Dodge
  • BD = Dodge Away
  • DD = Down Dodge
  • T=Throw
  • PU=Pick Up

Best Axe Combos for Brawlhalla

Thanks to the Brawlhalla player and steam user Handsome | SelahW we have a list of some of the best Axe combos in Brawlhalla.

  • SL→DL (27 damage)
  • SL→J→SA (3 dodge frames, 32 damage)
  • SL→J→NA (2 frames, 31 damage)
  • SL→J→DA (6 frames if you use not as a read, Down dodge read, 31 damage)
  • DA(Grounded)→DL (4 frames, Good DA follow-up, 32 damage)
  • NL→FD→SL (6 frames, Good combo starter, 32 damage)
  • DA(Grounded)→J→SA (9 frames, Good DA follow-up, 37 damage)
  • NA→GC→DL (32 damage)
  • SL→J→GC→SL (Spot dodge read, Follow up with J→NA, J→SA, or R 26 damage)
  • NA→J→SA (6 frames, Good NA follow-up, 37 damage)
  • SL→WAIT→NL (Down dodge read, 32 damage)
  • SL→J→GC→DL (Up-away dodge read, TURN AROUND BEFORE DL IF THEY DODGE UP-TOWARDS, 27 damage)
  • SA(Grounded)→NL (10 frames, 38 damage)
  • DA(Grounded)→J→NA (Jump/up dodge read, 36 damage)
  • SL→J→R (Up-away dodge read, turn around for up-towards read, 26 damage)

If the above Axe combo list doesn’t suit your likings or is hard to visualize or understand. Here is a great video tutorial that will guide you through the learning phase of the best Axe combos with different tips and tricks.

Brawlhalla is a free-to-play 2D fighting game currently available on Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PS5, PS4, Steam, iOS, and Android platforms.

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