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Find out all you need to know about the Best Operator Character Tier List in Arknights. This Tier List has been categorized per class and role!

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About Tier List Rating

Tier List Rated by Uniqueness & Combat Performance per Class

S TierExtremely capable, second to none.
A TierTop tier for that Class. Great choice for party.
B TierUseful in most combat cases. Upgrade when necessary.
C TierViable, but not ideal.
D TierUse only if you don't have any C Tiers.

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ChCh'en
A Tier
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C Tier
GreyyGreyy
C Tier
FEaterFEater
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EyjafjallaEyjafjalla
S Tier
IfritIfrit
A Tier
SilenceSilence
A Tier
LapplandLappland
A Tier
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B Tier
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S-Tier Operator Details

S Rank Characters

Vanguard
SiegeSiegeRarity: ★6 / Cost: 12 / Vanguard
- Excels in DP Recovery
- Also has effective offensive abilities
Guard
SilverAshSilverAshRarity: ★6 / Cost: 18 / Guard
- Guard with ranged attack
- Has a skill that can target multiple enemies in an area
- Can increase Defense & can recover HP
Defender
SariaSariaRarity: ★6 / Cost: 18 / Defender
- Defender that can heal allies
- Increases attack & defense the longer she remains in the field
- Increases the damage taken by enemies
Sniper
ExusiaiExusiaiRarity: ★6 / Cost: 12 / Sniper
- High-class all-around operator
- Can hit flying units
- Can attack a large area with high damage
- Can significantly increase ATK
Caster
EyjafjallaEyjafjallaRarity: ★6 / Cost: 19 / Caster
- Increases the attack of all Casters
- Can attack a large area
- Can buff oneself and can attack multiple enemies

Vanguard Operator Tier List

DP Recovery

SSiegeSiege (★6)---
ATexasTexas (★5)ZimaZima (★5)--
BScavengerScavenger (★4)CourierCourier (★4)--
CFangFang (★3)VanillaVanilla (★3)YatoYato (★2)-

DPS

AVignaVigna (★4)GraniGrani (★5)--
CPlumePlume (★3)---

Guard Operator Tier List

Area Attack Buff

SSilverAshSilverAsh (★6)---
AChCh'en (★6)LapplandLappland (★5)--
CFrostleafFrostleaf (★4)MidnightMidnight (★3)SwireSwire (★5)-
DDobermannDobermann (★4)---

Single Target Attackers

AIndraIndra (★5)SkadiSkadi (★6)--
BFrankaFranka (★5)MatoimaruMatoimaru (★4)MelanthaMelantha (★3)-
CBeehunterBeehunter (★4)---

Arts Damagers

AMousseMousse (★4)---

Area Attackers

ASpecterSpecter (★5)---
CSavageSavage (★5)---
DPopukarPopukar (★3)EstelleEstelle (★4)--

Defender Operator Tier List

Has Healing

SSariaSaria (★6)---
ANearlNearl (★5)---
BGummyGummy (★4)VulcanVulcan (★5)--

Defense Specialists

AHoshigumaHoshiguma (★6)LiskarmLiskarm (★5)--
BCroissantCroissant (★5)CuoraCuora (★4)MatterhornMatterhorn (★4)-
CBeagleBeagle (★3)CardiganCardigan (★3)--
DNoir CorneNoir Corne (★2)---

Specialist Operator Tier List

Specialists are not tiered since they each have unique gamestyles

Fast Redeployment Cooldown

Projekt RedProjekt Red (★5)GravelGravel (★4)--

Can Move Enemy Position

FEaterFEater (★5)CliffheartCliffheart (★5)RopeRope (★4)ShawShaw (★4)

Stealth

ManticoreManticore (★5)---

Sniper Operator Tier List

Single Target Attackers

SExusiaiExusiai (★6)---
AFirewatchFirewatch (★5)Blue PoisonBlue Poison (★5)--
BPlatinumPlatinum (★5)ProvenceProvence (★5)--
CMeteorMeteor (★4)JessicaJessica (★4)KroosKroos (★3)-
DAdnachielAdnachiel (★3)RangerRanger (★2)--

Area Attackers

AMeteoriteMeteorite (★5)---
BShiraYukiShiraYuki (★4)---
DCatapultCatapult (★3)---

Caster Operator Tier List

Single Target Attackers

SEyjafjallaEyjafjalla (★6)---
BAmiyaAmiya (★5)---
CHazeHaze (★4)StewardSteward (★3)NightmareNightmare (★5)-
DDurinDurin (★2)---

Area Attackers

AIfritIfrit (★6)---
BSkyfireSkyfire (★5)GitanoGitano (★4)--
CGreyyGreyy (★4)---
DLavaLava (★3)12F12F (★3)--

Medic Operator Tier List

Single Target Healing

AShiningShining (★6)SilenceSilence (★5)WarfarinWarfarin (★5)-
BMyrrhMyrrh (★4)GavialGavial (★4)--
CAnselAnsel (★3)HibiscusHibiscus (★3)--

Area Healing

ANightingaleNightingale (★6)PtilopsisPtilopsis (★5)--
BPerfumerPerfumer (★4)---

Support Operator Tier List

Can Slow

AAngelinaAngelina (★6)---
BIstinaIstina (★5)---
CEarthspiritEarthspirit (★4)---

Can Debuff

APramanixPramanix (★5)---
BSoraSora (★5)---

Summoners

BMayerMayer (★5)---
CDeepcolorDeepcolor (★4)---

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Anonymous 12

This is full of ****

Anonymous 11

This tier list should commit an hero immediately, followed by being beaten to death before it's own an hero-ing by a gang of midget clowns armed with two foot horse phallus shaped dildoes. Whoever wrote it should do the same directly afterwards. And anyone related to them, past present and future.

Raven 10

This tier list is garbage.

Anonymous 9

tolol

Anonymous 8

I don't think you should underestimate low star unit especially lava. I have lava & gitano at lvl max E1 and lava do better job than gitano

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