Honkai: Star Rail 2.0 Tier List: Conquering the Cosmos with the Best Characters

Are you a new captain embarking on the celestial journey of Honkai Star Rail? Choosing the right crewmates for your bridge can be daunting, but fear not! This guide shines a light on the strongest characters in the 2.0 update, categorized for your convenience.

Honkai: Star Rail 2.0 Tier List

Tier Characters
SS-tier Bronya, Fu Xuan, Huohuo, Luocha, Pela, Ruan Mei, Silver Wolf, Tingyun
S-tier Gepard, Imbibitor Lunae, Jingliu
A-tier Argenti, Asta, Bailu, Blade, Clara, Dr Ratio, Hanya, Jing Yuan, Kafka, Lynx, March 7th, Qingque, Seele, Topaz, Welt, Xueyi, Yukong
B-tier Guinaifen, Herta, Himeko, Luka, Natasha, Sampo, Serval, Trailblazer (Fire), Yanqing
C-tier Sushang
D-tier Arlan, Dan Heng, Hook, Trailblazer (Physical)

Best Characters Worth Your Investment


Bronya emerges as the top all-rounder offensive support, possessing a unique ability that advances the turn forward for a designated ally. This strategic advantage in a turn-based game proves crucial, giving your party the upper hand against opponents.

Jing Yuan

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Jing Yuan combines abundant energy and remarkable speed to efficiently clear content, dealing multiple rounds of damage in a single turn. Considered one of the game’s strongest and most versatile characters, he is a formidable addition to any team.


Seele stands out as the game’s premier single-target DPS character, renowned for her colossal damage output from both Skills and Ultimate abilities.


Clara emerges as a formidable force, excelling at dealing significant damage to marked enemies. With her taunt ability and counterattacks, she functions as an effective tank, drawing enemy attention and maximizing damage output.

Fire Trailblazer

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Despite being a free character, Fire Trailblazer proves exceptionally strong for current game content. Balancing offensive prowess with protective support capabilities, this character is an excellent choice for players seeking collective blows against enemies.

Remember: This tier list is a suggestion, not a mandate. Experiment, explore, and discover the characters that resonate with you. The most important thing is to have fun navigating the celestial seas of Honkai Star Rail with a crew you enjoy!