What we know about For Honor: The Knights

by Gina Lees

Probably the most popular characters in the For Honor factions, The Knights are the general all rounders of the group. Built to withstand sharp blows and just as effective in dealing them. We’ve outlined the pros and cons of the For Honor Knights fighting style, so you’re prepared for the battlefield.

The Warden (Vanguard Class)

The Warden

Special capabilities:

  • Unblockable shoulder-bash attack
  • Strong interruption abilities and throws

Difficulty to master: Easy

Pros:

  • Unblockable shoulder-bash attack
  • Strong interruption abilities and throws

Cons:

  • Maybe not the most exciting character, although the easiest to master, The Warden is not a challenge. A straight-forward character for a more laid back playing style, especially as an introduction to the game.

The Conqueror (Heavies Class)

Conqueror

Special capabilities:

  • Interrupts attacks with standard block
  • Highly effective defencive mode
  • Unblockable shield-based attacks

Difficulty to master: Medium

Pros:

  • Heavily armoured, they are built like a tank and have to take some knocks before they can be taken down. The For Honor Conqueror
  • The infinite chain attack is great for taking down enemies and surprising them with a weighty attack at the end.

Cons:

  • Cannot perform misleading manoeuvres, they are obvious through their heavy movement.
  • Due to their weight, you cannot charge when The Conqueror is out of stamina.
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