Hold is one of many Weapon Arts in Dark Souls 3. ( UNCONFIRMED) It is a move that can be used with the Katanas. Allows the user to use quick slashes and and to interrupt, or break one's guard or attack. Very fast sword art of drawing one's sword, cutting down one's opponent and sheathing the sword, all in one motion. Pressing R1: Slashes, and pressing R2 causes the user to "Repel Parry".