Shuma-Gorath fires a beam from his eye that travels the full length of the screen. Each version has Shuma start firing at the ground below him, as he moves the beam depending on what button is pressed. The low attack version will have Shuma stop firing when the beam is straight in front of him. The medium attack version has Shuma stop firing at an angle. The heavy attack version will have Shuma stop firing when the beam is pointed straight above him. All these versions are able to hit opponents on the ground.