This Skul The Hero Slayer characters guide will list out all of the Skulls available in the game and what they awaken into. I will also look at what each Skull’s distinct ability is although there won’t be a deep dive into their skills as each version of the awakening has its own skill variant.
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Skul the Hero Slayer Characters (Skulls)
- Skul ‘Little Bone’ – Base Character
Carleon skulls can attack with a sword and can call on comrades for help.
Awakening Path: Carleon Recruit, Calreon Sargeant, Carleon Officer, Carleon Commander.
The Ent Skull is a power-based tree who attacks with its fists and inflicts physical damage.
Awakening Path: Ent Skul, Old Ent Skull, Huge Ent Skull, Elder Ent Skull
The Grave Digger path attacks with a coffin, providing some range on offence.
Awakening Path: Grave Digger, Undertaker, Soul Bearer, Saviour
This unit uses a mage staff to attack and uses up mana to deal magic damage.
Awakening Path: Mage, Grand Mage, Archmage, Sage
The Thief used daggers to deal magic damage it is a speed-type unit who can steal gold when attacking.
Awakening Path: Petty Thief, Thief, Wanderer, Outlaw
The Pike is a speed unit who attacks with a spear and has a shield. It deals physical damage.
Awakening Path: Skeleton-Pike, Foot Soldier, Pikeman, Pikeman Captain
The shield is a power unit who deals physical damage. It attacks using the shield.
Awakening Path: Skeleton-Shield, Shield Bearer, Guardian, Guardian Commander
This is a balanced unit who deals physical damage. It attacks using a sword.
Awakening Path: Skeleton-Sword, Guard, Royal Guard, Royal Guard Captain
The monkey is a speed unit who attacks using physical damage. It attacks using a mix of a staff and fighting combat.
Awakening Path: Stone Monkey, Monkey King, Immortal King, Overlord
The werewolf is a speed unit who is a hybrid attacker. Its attacks use the werewolves claws and paws to attack
Awakening Path: Werewolf, Elder Werewolf, Alpha Werewolf, Eternal Werewolf
The alchemist is a balanced unit who deals magic damage using its staff to shoot energy balls at enemies.
Awakening Path: Alchemist, Grand Alchemist, Dark Alchemist
The clown throws knives at opponents to do damage. It is a speedy unit who deals a mix of damage.
Awakening Path: Clown, Pierrot, Joker
The frost unit is a balanced unit who deals magic-type damage. It uses icicles to attack
Awakening Path: Frost Skull, Ancient Frost Skull, Frozen Soul
The Gargoyle is a rare, balanced unit who attacks using magic damage. This character can fly.
Awakening Path: Gargoyle, Bronze Gargoyle, Golden Gargoyle
The Gene is a play on genie and is a powerful unit who attacks using its fists
Awakening Path: Gene, Apprentice Gene, Magnifico
The Ghoul is a power-based unit who attacks using a chain, by biting, and a cleaver. It deals physical damage.
Awakening Path: Ghoul, Ghoooul, Ghooooooul
The Hunter is a balanced unit who attacks from range with a bow and arrow. It deals physical damage
Awakening Path: Hunter, Bow Master, Sniper
Minotaurus is a power-based unit that attacks with a club and fists. It deals physical damage
Awakening Path: Minotaurus, Minotaurus 1, Minotaurus 2
The mummy is a balanced unit that deals a variety of damage with a handgun, breath, and sharp claws.
Awakening Path: Mummy, Revived Mummy, Revived Ancient Mummy
The rider is a speed-based unit. It deals a variety of damage using both chains and a bike to attack.
Awakening Path: Rider, Phantom Rider, Nightmare
The bomber is a speed-based unit that deals physical damage from explosions.
Awakening Path: Skeleton-Bomber, Skeleton Bomber, Demolitions Expert
The Warrior is a power-based unit that attacks with a greatsword. It does physical damage.
Awakening Path: Warrior, Gladiator, Warlord
The water unit is a power-based unit. It attacks using magic damage from water waves.
Awakening Path: Water Skull, Aqua Skull, Poseidon
The Berserker is a power-based unit that attacks with a wide axe or a sword. It deals physical damage and has powerful skills.
Awakening Path: Berserker, Devil Berserker
The Paladin is a balanced unit. It deals physical damage using a dark longsword. Its skills turn damage into darkness with major benefits.
Awakening Path: Dark Paladin, Dark Avenger
The Warlock is a balanced unit. It deals magic damage using magic orbs and energy attacks.
This is a power-based unit who deals magic damage. It attacks using flaming fists and gains flame spirits when doing damage.
Awakening Path: Living Armor, Soul Knight
The Ninja is a Speed-based unit. It seals physical damage using kunai to attack
Awakening Path: Ninja, Ninja Master
The Predator is a Power-based unit. It uses two broadswords to attack and deal physical damage.
Awakening Path: Predator, Destroyer
The Prisoner is a speed-based unit. It deals a variety of damage with daggers and cells to attack.
Awakening Path: Prisoner, The King
The Rock Star is a speed-based unit that deals magic damage. It generates music waves using its guitar to attack. Has an amp skill to amplify abilities.
Awakening Path: Rock Star, Super Rock Star
The Samurai is a speed-based unit that deals physical damage with the katana.
Awakening Path: Samurai, Neo Samurai
This is a balanced unit that attacks via magic damage. It summons chains that attack for it.
Summons chains periodically to attack and has a powerful magic attack for use when the gauge fills.
The Champion is a speed-based unit that attacks using physical damage. It uses its own fists to attack.
The Champion has a rage gauge that fills up and slows time when filled and activated.
Davy Jones is a power unit that attacks using physical damage. Davy Jones has a large cannon that it uses to attack.
Does not have a gauge to fill but can switch to a melee attack when out of cannonballs.
The Gambler is a balanced unit that deals magic damage. It attacks by throwing cards.
The Grim Reaper is a balanced unit that deals magic damage. It attacks with its scythe.
Defeating enemies can turn them into souls which increases magic attack power.
Yaksha is a power type unit. It deals physical damage using foot stomps and a powerful kanabo weapon.
It gains Tao energy when using skills which when filled unleashes Domain of The Wicked where enemies do 30% less damage.
That is all for this Skul the Hero Slayer Characters guide. Did we omit anything? Is there any other Skul content you’d like to see from us? Be sure to chime in and let us know.
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