On top of standard Numpad Notation, MBON Dustloop pages have a few added pieces of notation.
- Charged Actions
cs.: ("Charge Shot") Charge the given button until the charge meter fills, then release to perform a different attack. These types of actions are more generally known as Negative Edge actions.
cs.A: Hold until the charge meter fills, then release to trigger the action.
cs.2B: Hold until the charge meter fills, then press while releasing to trigger the action.
- Actions during a Boost Dash
bd.: Execute the inputs while in a Boost Dash.
bd.8B: First Boost Dash then Press during the dash.
- Actions during Mobile Armor mode
ma.: Execute the inputs while in Mobile Armor mode.
ma.A: First enter MA mode then press while transformed.
- Cancel / Derivative
~: Cancel one action's recovery animation directly into another action. This symbol is usually omitted if there's no change of inputs other than pushing a single button.
5BBB: Press three times, each press occurring during the recovery of the previous attack. Notice how
5BB ~ 2B: Press , press again during the first attack's recovery, then press during the second attack's recovery.
- Step Cancel
>: Step during or before an attack connects. Commonly used with melee attacks.
5B > 8B: Press , then when the attack connects enter a step input to Rainbow Step ( or , for example) then quickly press .
- Boost Dash Cancel
>>: Boost Dash during or before an attack connects. More commonly used with ranged attacks.
5A >> 5A >> 5A: Press , Boost Dash as soon as the main shot is fired, press again, Boost Dash as soon as the main shot is fired, then press .