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Best Characters in Free Fire (2022)

Garena Free Fire has several characters to choose from, but their different abilities make some better than others.
Best Characters in Free Fire (2022)

Free Fire is one of the most popular mobile games in the world featuring over 32 characters to play with. The game is a survival Battle Royal that pits 50 players against one another on an island where they can find weapons and equipment.

Each character in Free Fire has different abilities that can adjust a player’s gameplay. Some characters’ skills are more notable than others making them the best characters in Free Fire.

Best characters in Free Fire

We have listed out the best characters in Free Fire, according to us, below however if you are comfortable with someone not on this list, you should stick with that character for better performance.

Kelly

Kelly is great for players who enjoy dashing around the map
Kelly is great for players who enjoy dashing around the map. (Picture: Garena)

You wouldn’t think that a high school sprinter would be a likely candidate for this list, but Kelly defies expectations. Her ability is Dash which starts by increasing sprinting speed by 1% and once at the max level increases by 6%.

Alok

Players can drop the beat with the character Alok
Players can drop the beat with the character Alok. (Picture: Garena)

Alok is a DJ character who is based on the Brazilian music artist Alok. With his ability Drop the Beat, Alok creates a 5m aura that increases movement speed and regenerates 5 HP for 5 seconds.

K

 K is a master of the mind and the body
K is a master of the mind and the body. (Picture: Garena)

K is known as the “Master of All” because he is a professor and a jiu-jitsu master. K’s ability has two different modes, but both increase maximum EP by 50. 

Psychology Mode recovers 3 EP every two seconds with a maximum of 100 EP. Jiu-jitsu Mode gives allies within 6m increased EP conversion rate by 500%

Skyler

Skyler is great for tearing down other players' defences.
Skyler is great for tearing down other players' defences. (Picture: Garena)

Inspired by the Vietnamese artist Son Tung M-TP, Skylar fights with the ability Riptide Rhythm. This ability creates a sonic wave that damages up to 5 gloo walls within 50m and allows Skyler to increase HP recovery when deploying gloo walls. The cooldown for this ability is sixty seconds.

Chrono

Chrono’s ability is good for players who like extra defence.
Chrono’s ability is good for players who like extra defence. (Picture: Garena)

Chrono is a bounty hunter from a parallel universe. At the base level, his ability Time-Turner generates a shield that blocks 800 damage, but Alok can’t attack enemies outside of the field.

Jota

For sweaty players, Jota offers a strong ability to play aggressively.
For sweaty players, Jota offers a strong ability to play aggressively. (Picture: Garena)

The character Jota is a stuntman and parkour expert with a passive ability. Sustained Raids restores HP when attacking another player while it restores 10% HP when knocking an enemy down.

A124

A124’s ability makes her one of the best characters in Free Fire.
A124’s ability makes her one of the best characters in Free Fire. (Picture: Garena)

The character A124 is a robot that was created to bring peace to Bermuda. She’s become more attached to the human world and tries to live a human lifestyle.

A124’s ability is Thrill of Battle which releases an electromagnetic wave that reaches 8m. The electromagnetic wave lasts for 20 seconds and disables an enemy’s skill while stopping their interaction countdown.

Wukong

Wukong hides from other players with his Camouflage ability
Wukong hides from other players with his Camouflage ability. (Picture: Garena)

Wukong the Monkey King is a playable character in Free Fire and is easily one of the top played characters in the game.

His ability Camouflage turns him into a bush shield for 10 seconds. This ability reduces movement speed by 20% and has a 300-second cooldown, but the cooldown resets when an enemy is downed.

Xayne

Xayne offers an aggressive playstyle that places her among the best Free Fire characters.
Xayne offers an aggressive playstyle that places her among the best Free Fire characters. (Picture: Garena)

Xayne is an athlete of extreme sports with the ability Xtreme Encounter. At the base level, this ability temporarily grants 120 HP which slowly decays over 6 seconds and also gives Xayne 100% increased damage to Gloo Walls and shields.

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