Elsword is a free-to-play, an action gameplay online role-playing MMORPG (Massively multiplayer online game) game that was released in 2007 for the fighting game players all around the world.
There are more than ten playable fighter characters in the game. You have the option to completely customize these characters. You can change their costumes according to your liking.
And some of the costumes and player items are purchasable, you can purchase them after making progress in the game.
Here are thirteen playable characters players that you can choose within the game, each with unique backstories and distinct abilities.
13. Elsword (Knight)
Elsword has always been a strong willed Knight. He never gave up, always trying to become stronger. Improving his skills like never before, he began to create new ways of fighting with his sword with more speed. After being trained by the people of Elder, he became known as the mighty Sword Knight.
As soon as Elsword arrived in Velder, he began to train his swordsmanship skills once more. Being trained by Vanessa, Elsword grew stronger than ever before. Soon the other knights in Velder started to respect him, and he was appointed Lord Knight.
Elsword now walks his own path while shouldering everyone’s expectations as the Knight of Elrios. To be closer to his sister, Elsword became a Knight of Velder, eventually working up the ranks to become Lord Knight, the strongest of the knights.
12. Aisha (Magician)
Aisha was already a mage of the highest order at the tender age of 12 untill a ring sinister power absorbed her abilities.Intelligent and brash,she once again start her journey to relearn all thats she lost.
Aisha is a mage who relies on her spells casting ability(Active skills)to inflick major damage to an opponent.She also have the ability to attack multiple targets at once.
All of the mage’s spell are elemental,meaning she can gain advantages by tailoring her attack to a monsters natural element.In hand to hand combat she favours the staff
11. Rena (Ranger)
Rena is an elf living in the mortal world. Her place in this world is jeopardized by the weakening of El, the power gems that energize everything including the connection to her home world.
If this power fades the ties that bind the two planes will vanish as will Rena herself. She uses her abilities as a Ranger to protect the El and her friends.
Rena is a marksman with ranged weapons but can call on the elements to fuel her magic attacks as well. When cornered though, she has no problem striking enemies with her awesome kicks. She also has the ability to seemingly fly through the air with her double jump.
10. Raven (Taker)
Raven is a fellow commoner from the Kingdom of Velder who rejected the idea of nobles and aristocrats.
However, he was still proud of his kingdom, and thus worked hard to become the Captain of the Crow Mercenary Knights. Being a commoner in such a high-ranking position, he caused jealousy among the nobles.
It was just a matter of time before he was framed and sentenced to prison. His friends, comrades, and fiancée rescued him and hid within the forest in the outskirts of Velder.
9. Eve (Nasod)
Eve, an upper-class Nasod, was once called ‘The Little Queen of Nasods’ when Humans and Nasod coexisted in Ancient Elrios.
The times were peaceful and they worked side by side with their creators. However, the reign of prosperity was fleeting, as the power of El began to weaken.
Nasod civilization declined without its power source. They sought help from the Humans, but they were denied help, and the war of Nasod and Humans began.
8. Chung (Guardian)
Chung was born into the Seiker Family that protects Hamel, the capital of Senace. Known widely as Prince Seiker, he was trained in combat ever since he was young.
When Hamel was under attack by demons, his father was devoted to holding off the attacks. Unfortunately, the demon possessed his father, who then unwittingly led the enemies to attack Hamel.
Chung tried to hold off his father, but he got seriously wounded by him Elsword and his friends helped Chung escape the battlefield so he could recover from his wounds. While he recuperated, most parts of Senace became occupied by demons.
7. Ara (Little Xia)
The young lady Ara of the Haan warrior family in Fluone’s Northern Empire is a skilled martial artist specializing in the spear. One day, she came very close to death when her brother Aren, now known as Ran, came upon the Dark El, transformed into a demon, and led other demons to attack and destroy their village.
At that moment, she found the heirloom—an old hairpin, from which a spirit’s powers emerged to help her drive the demons away. It was the spirit of the nine-tailed fox named Eun.
The spirit agrees to keep lending Ara her abilities in order to find Aren, and in return, Ara promises to help Eun find El that is strong enough to set her free from the heirloom.
6. Elesis (Free Knight)
Headstrong and prone to act immediately, Elesis will do anything for her younger brother Elsword. Elesis’ swordsmanship was taught by her father, a former Velder Kingdom Knight. She mastered her father’s teachings quickly while integrating her own skill set.
Unsatisfied with this training in Ruben, Elesis sought out to become a stronger swordswoman, thus venturing out into the world of Elrios. Three years later, Elesis returned to Ruben bearing the title “Red Haired Knight” and spent time observing Elsword’s training.
However, the reunion was short-lived as the two siblings were ambushed by a horde of demons led by Scar, a Captain of the Demon Realm. A skirmish ensued, resulting in the demon horde’s defeat. Elesis, with the help of her brother Elsword, dispatched Scar.
5. Add (Tracer)
A descendant of a family that studied Nasods, Add is an intelligent mechanic who had inherited the fascination for the robotic race. When his entire family was captured and slain for investigating the Nasods’ forbidden secrets, Add was forced into slavery.
While trying to escape, he fell into an ancient library and was trapped for a long time. Here, he continued his study of Nasods and in due time, he invented a weapon called the Nasod Dynamo. He eventually used the weapon to escape the library before it could collapse on him.
Ridden with insanity due to isolation, Add took to the road to find rare Nasod codes, but discovered that the library’s time distortion had sent him far into the future when the Nasod race had already fallen. He tried to return to the past at first, but then he changed his mind when he found traces of Eve.
4. Lu/Ciel (Demons)
The demon monarch Lu emerges in Elrios as a small child after using up all her mana to escape the realm of demons. Due to her servant’s betrayal, she has lost all her power and possessions.
A hitman named Ciel finds Lu in her weak state and takes her in. Her name is all she remembers. Before long, assassins from the demon world come for Lu, and Ciel gives his life to protect her.
Just then, Lu remembers everything. A mystical contract allows her to revive Ciel as a half-demon, and he is bound to serve her in return. Now, with Ciel’s help, Lu sets out to take everything back. Together, they are Luciel, a dangerous duo in pursuit of demons that plague the land.
3. Rose (Gunner)
Before she was called Rose, she was known as Anna Testarossa. She was sent to military school at a young age following her family’s path.
She graduated to become a Royal Guard and eventually became part of an elite force called Majestic Garden, a group whose sole purpose was to protect the Princess.
She was sent to Elrios after monsters from that dimension slipped through a dimensional tear and attacked the Princess. Her task is to seek out the source of the catastrophe and put an end to it.
2. Ain (God’s Agent)
Born as a being created by the Goddess Ishmael, Ain was sent to Elrios with the mission of restoring the El. However, due to events of the El-explosion, Ain was blown into a gap of space and time.
With the El destroyed, Ain loses his sense of purpose as his mission was impossible at that point. He then wandered the gap aimlessly while being corrupted by Henir energy.
As Henir was the opposite of Ishmael, Ain slowly became unstable and is unable to maintain his existence. When all seems lost, he sense a faint source of El energy and quickly chased after it.
1. Laby (Mysterious Child)
Every new thing is exciting and interesting to Laby. She may seem eccentric with how she expresses her feelings, but she is always eager to learn new things.
She lived deep within Black Forest for an unspecified time, but she was finally able to leave, led by ‘Third Blue Light.’ She decides to leave the forest and go on a journey to learn who she is.
The mirror that follows her around is her trusted ally and confidant. It helps Laby out as if it has its own conscience. Adept at using her fists, Laby will occasionally use her mirror in combat.