Returnal Controls and Shortcuts Guide

Are you having a hard time navigating into the life of Selene? If so, this guide is specifically created for you. On this page, you will be able to learn the complete Returnal controls and keyboard shortcuts to help you get started. Returnal is a single-player action video game developed by Housemarque and Climax Studios. The game is currently available on PlayStation 5 and Windows PC via Steam.

Returnal Controls

The following are the default Returnal key bindings. You can change these default controls in the settings section of the game.

Move ForwardW
Move BackwardS
Move LeftA
Move RightD
FireLeft Mouse Button
Alt-FireQ / Mouse Button 4
Focus AimRight Mouse Button
MeleeMouse Wheel Up / F
Use Consumable 11 / X
Use Consumable 22 / C
Use Consumable 33 / V
Game MenuEsc / P
Suit ComputerTab / M
Area ScanT
Nominate ConsumableR
Toggle Extended HUDZ
Photo ModeG
Returnal Controls

Keep in mind that Returnal has full gamepad controller support. So, if you’re planning to play the game with a controller, you can refer to the button mapping below:

This concludes our Returnal controls guide. If you have any questions or suggestions to improve this guide, please let us know.