Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey console controls & PC key bindings

Have a look over each of the controller button functions and essential key bindings for Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey.


Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey is the latest game from Panache Digital Games and publisher Private Division. A third-person survival experience based around the earliest days of mankind, the game offers a slightly different spin on the traditional third-person action formula. To make the most of the experience, players will want to know how to control themselves and properly command the clan. Read on to discover the essential controller buttons and key bindings for Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey controller and PC key bindings

Here are each of the buttons, controls, and key bindings for Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Note that some controls on PC are combined for consoles, so not every function will have its own corresponding button on PlayStation 4 or Xbox One controllers.

Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey controls PC PS4 Xbox One
Command PC PlayStation 4 Xbox One
Emotions/Concentration L2/R2 LT/RT
Handling/Alteration/Crafting L1/R1 LB/RB
Movement W, A, S, D Left Analog Left Analog
Camera Mouse Right Analog Right Analog
Skip Tab Touchpad View
Pause Esc Options Menu
Reflex X A
Communication Right Mouse Circle B
Sense Q Square X
Intelligence E Triangle Y
Drop/Throw/Give/Quit Action C
Switch Hands X
Enter Altercation Space
Vigilant CTRL
Alert Caps Lock
Show Objectives Up Arrow
Toggle HUD Mode Down Arrow

When all things are said and done, experienced video game fans shouldn't have any trouble coming to terms with the controls and key bindings for Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey. To learn more about the latest Panache Digital release, including news, trailers, and helpful how-to guides, be sure to stop by Shacknews' Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey home page. For more details about recent releases and upcoming launches, drop by our 2019 video game release date schedule.

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