As of November 7th, 2020, Benedetta | Shadow Ranger is the latest assassin hero in the Original Server.
Aamon | Duke of Shards is the latest Assassin hero in the Advanced Server.
There are currently 20Assassins in 5 categories in the game (Assassins, Fighter/Assassins, Mage/Assassin, Marksman/Assassins, and Support/Assassin).
This gives them more survivability than other Assassins, but more damage than Fighters.
Lesley gives herself a deadly advantage due to her longer range than regular Assassins. Yi Sun-Shin can switch his weapons from melee to ranged attacks based on the distance between the target and himself.
They are more agile than most mages and have higher burst damage like assassins. They also have either AoE CC and/or Special Effects that separate them from other assassins.
She has the ability to support allies and assassinate as well.
- 2 of the assassins have Season Exclusive skins: Alucard and Fanny.
- Natalia and Aamon is the only Assassin heroes that can be fully Invisible to enemies.
- Natalia and Lancelot are the only assassins whose first skill can be cast again if it hits an enemy.
- Harley and Kadita changed their roles into Mage/Assassin Heroes without changing their skills.
- Gusion and Karina changed their roles into Pure Assassin due to the addition of Magic Damage Specialty in Patch 1.4.94 and making Selena, Harley and Kadita be the only hero with a Assassin /Mage hybrid roles.
- Fanny is the hardest hero to handle because of the complexity of her skills, with a 100% difficulty rating, but is also considered one of the strongest heroes. She is also the most agile hero in the game.
- Natalia and Helcurt are the only assassins who can Silence enemies.
- But, Helcurt's Silence effect has been nerfed 2x in 2 Patch Notes:
- In Natalia's Silence effect, they will be warned with a Exclamation Mark ("!") in her passive.
- Yi Sun-Shin's previous role was pure Marksman ; Since got revamped, role was changed to Marksman /Assassin due different weapons in his passive.
- Ling is the only hero who can walk wall to wall with a special camouflage.
- Benedetta is the only hero who can hold down her basic attack and release to dash forward and deal more damage than the original basic attack damage.
- Mathilda is the first hero received the Support role with the Assassin hybrid.
- Karina, Gusion, and Aamon are the only assassins are Magical Damage specialty.
- Lapu-Lapu was removed in Assassin membership. He is now changed to Pure Fighter in Patch 1.5.46.
- Selena and Hanzo are the only Assassins who have 2 forms.
- Gusion and Karina are the only Assassins who got the SNK Collaboration Skin of KoF.
- 4 of the assassins have Zodiac skins:
- 7 of the assassins have Squad skins: