This page of the Stray game guide contains a list of controls. You will learn about the most important moves and types of interactions. In addition, we have posted information about the available controls settings.
PS4 and PS5
center the camera
jump - you can't jump on command, instead you can only jump to sufficiently close ledges and objects (with the HUD turned on, the jump button icon will always appear);
validate action when communicating with B-12
meow - it has no use for most of the game and is only required at a few points in the game to attract attention;
cancel action when communicating with B-12
use / conversation (with robots);
have B-12 show an item
run - it's unlimited and quite useful, for example while escaping from monsters
Defluxor - it's a UV lamp to attack monsters, but you have to unlock it first in chapter 7; after chapter 8 it will be unavailable again
Inventory and Memories menu (B-12 has to be traveling with you)
help - B-12 can give you tips for the current stage goal
flashlight (B-12 has to be travelling with you)
Additional controls settings
The list of options in the control tab is limited. You can:
- Set the sensitivity of camera rotation - by default, it's the central value on the bar.
- Invert view - it's available separately for the vertical view (Y axis) and for the horizontal view (X axis).
- Assign actions to other buttons - it's possible while viewing the list of control buttons.