The Mobile Legends heroes are playable characters who will fight to the death in the most popular mobile MOBA in the market, Mobile Legends: Bang Bang. As of Feb. 12, 2021, with the arrival of the latest hero, Yve the Astrowarden, there are currently a total of 103 ML heroes in the regular servers of Mobile Legends and are divided into five categories, Tank, Fighter, Assassin, Mage, Marksman, and Support. The ML heroes are categorized based on their playstyle and stats in the game. Here is the list of the current and possibly, upcoming ML heroes in the game.
How to Unlock Mobile Legends Heroes
Moonton offers a wide range of options for players to play the heroes they wanted. Here are the ways that players can obtain ML characters in the game.
Weekly Free Heroes
Every week, Moonton offers a wide variety of heroes that players can use during regular matches. However, the free weekly hero pool can’t be accessed in ranked games.
Starlight Free Heroes
If players purchased the Starlight Membership, they will also be able to play a wide range of ML heroes for free. These heroes change every week similar to the weekly free heroes. As a bonus, you can use these free heroes on ranked games.
Purchasing ML Heroes in the Shop
Players can unlock a hero permanently through the in-game shop. Heroes can be purchased using Battle Points, Hero Fragments, Tickets, or Diamonds. Some several promotions or bundles allow players to unlock a hero at a cheaper price.
There are ML characters that can’t be purchased using Battle Points. Freya can only be purchased by topping up a certain amount of Diamonds. Oddete can be unlocked through various events like the jigsaw event or the Lucky Shop.
Total Number of Heroes in Mobile Legends (ML)
As of February 12, 2021, there are currently 103 heroes in Mobile Legends.
The latest hero that was added to the game is Yve the Astrowarden, who was added to the regular server on February 2nd 2021. Beatrix and Gloo are two unreleased ML heroes that are available on the advanced server.
ML Heroes List as of Feb. 2021
Here is the complete list of Mobile Legends heroes as of Feb. 2021. Take note that some heroes appear on different roles because they are flexible and can do multiple roles;
Tank: Mobile Legends Heroes that can withstand the most amount of damage. They are usually the front liners during a team fight.
Fighters are ML Heroes that are good at dueling and can initiate fights for the team.
- Yu Zhong
Assassins ML heroes are heroes who can easily kill with their massive damage but suffer from less HP and armor.
Mobile Legends characters who are mages boast tremendous magic damage but similar to assassins, they lack HP and armor.
- Luo Yi
Marksman are ranged ML Heroes that can dish out damage from a distance. They are usually the late game carries being protected by the team during a team fight.
- Popol And Kupa
- Yi Sun-Shin
Support ML Characters offer a wide range of utilities like shields, and healing to the team.
Upcoming ML Characters in the Game
These ML Characters are only available in the advanced server for Mobile Legends. They are still a work in progress and will are subject to change before they get released in the regular servers.
Beatrix - The Dawn Breaker Soldier
This Mobile Legends character has a unique ability to switch between different types of weapons which also changes his skills and basic attacks. She is expected to be released sometime in March 2020 along with various in-game events that tell her origin story.
Gloo - Forest Goo
This new ML Character can attach himself to enemies and passively deal damage to them. He can also split himself into puddles of goo that can slow enemies and deal continuous damage to them. The release date for this ML hero is yet to be determined.
Other ML heroes are yet to be added to the advanced server but have appeared in various surveys provided by Moonton. These ML Heroes are the Shift Punisher and Dr. Rooney. There are still no updates regarding these Mobile Legends Characters.