A modernized rendition of the original four heroes: Warrior
(front), Valkyrie (right), Elf (left), and Wizard (back)
A "hero" is any of the five playable characters in
Gauntlet: Thor the Warrior, Thyra the Valkyrie, Merlin the Wizard, Questor the Elf, and Lilith the Necromancer.
Strong Melee Fighter with Wide Attacks
Likes to rush into the thick of battle
Sword, Spear and Shield
Swift Melee Fighter with Strong Defense
Can stand her ground against any foe
Complex but Versatile All-round Fighter
Combines Elements to Select Spells
Bow and Arrows
Agile, Long-range Fighter
Good at taking out important targets
Medium Range Melee Fighter
Drains Souls to Summon Undead
Heroes have various amounts of maximum health depending on their class. When a hero's health is depleted, they
die, at which point a Skull Coin is required in order to revive. Food, however, may be consumed to replenish certain amounts of health.
Values modified based on difficulty
Lilith the Necromancer is the only character that is not obtainable through the base game and must be purchased separately as DLC.