Originally posted by Fractal-Coffee
You mean the crouchy thing for Protect/Absorb and the float-in-the-air-looking-really-cool thing for Rage?
Happens when you've got level 1 or 2 of those powers. At least, from what I've seen. Level 3 means there's no delay and it activates automatically, skipping the stylish animation.
He's asking about how to do that action when you turn on protect,absorb and rage.
And that action does not work all the time.