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Find out all you need to know about the Best Operator Character Tier List in Arknights. This top 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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S-Tier Operator Details

S Rank Characters

SiegeSiegeRarity: ★6 / Cost: 12 / Vanguard
- Excels in DP Recovery
- Also has effective offensive abilities
MyrtleMyrtle★4 / Cost: 8DP / Vanguard
・Heals all Vanguards after a few seconds
・Cannot attack while using DP-Recovery skill
・Has one of the best DP-Recovery skills
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
HellagurHellagur★6 / Cost: 22DP / Guard
・Cannot be healed by other sources
・Recovers HP with every attack
・Has the 3rd highest HP out of all Operators
・Low HP increases ASPD
・Great for 1v1 fights
LapplandLappland★5 / Cost: 17DP / Guard
・AoE damage with skill
・Can attack flying units
・Can deal Arts damage
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
Hoshiguma iconHoshiguma★6 / Cost: 19DP / Defender
- High ATK Defender.
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
EyjafjallaEyjafjallaRarity: ★6 / Cost: 19 / Caster
- Increases the attack of all Casters
- Can attack a large area
- Can buff oneself and can attack multiple enemies
NightingaleNightingale★6 / Cost: 16DP / Medic
・Can heal multiple allies at the same time
・Can increase ally DEF
・Can summon a Phantom to draw enemy aggro

Vanguard Operator Tier List

DP Recovery

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


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

Guard Operator Tier List

Area Attack Buff

SSilverAshSilverAsh (★6)LapplandLappland (★5)--
AChCh'en (★6)---
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)AstesiaAstesia (★5)--
CSavageSavage (★5)---
DPopukarPopukar (★3)EstelleEstelle (★4)--

Defender Operator Tier List

Has Healing

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

Defense Specialists

SHoshigumaHoshiguma (★6)---
ALiskarmLiskarm (★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 playstyles

Fast Redeployment Cooldown

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

Can Move Enemy Position

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


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

SNightingaleNightingale (★6)---
APtilopsisPtilopsis (★5)---
BPerfumerPerfumer (★4)---

Support Operator Tier List

Can Slow

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

Can Debuff

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


AMagallanMagallan (★6)---
BMayerMayer (★5)---
CDeepcolorDeepcolor (★4)---

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Anonymous 23

Please update information like this leonhard poca and etc

Anonymous 22

Lappland cannot do area damage, she only attack 2 targets using spirit wolf, pramanix is debuffer but sora is buffer, and last, astessia is arts dealer guard like mousse lol, she not an aoe guard, lol

Anonymous 21

What happen with this trash tier comment ??

Anonymous 20

This tier list is a trash and not about my waifu got low rank.
since I got all of them mx pot I know what Im say.
Some of them even got group up in wrong way.
Trash and misleading

Anonymous 19

that Area Healling list is a joke lol

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