Garena Free Fire is the most popular mobile battle royale title with special features. It has an extensive collection of characters that offers a large variety in the gameplay mechanism. There is a total of 39 characters in Free Fire, and almost all of them, except Nulla and Primis, have unique abilities that benefit players on the battleground.
While playing the game, picking the best character is very important as powerful choices will help the player to get maximum output on the battlefield.
Therefore, this article lists the best overpowering Free Fire characters in May 2021.
Top 5 overpowering Free Fire characters in May 2021
1. DJ Alok
DJ Alok has an active skill called Drop the Beat in Free Fire. At its most basic level (level 1), it generates a 5m aura that boosts the ally’s movement speed by 10% and restores 5 HP/s for five seconds.
DJ Alok’s ability improves with the increase in level in the game. He is advantageous for both Clash Squad and ranked mode matches.
Wukong’s active ability is called Camouflage. This ability turns the player into a bush for 10 seconds at the base level (level 1). The cooldown has a duration of 300 seconds.
However, the transformation stops when the player fights in combat. The CD resets when an enemy is defeated. Wukong’s ability grows as he levels up, and it is beneficial during a close-range fight.
Skyler has an active ability in Free Fire called Riptide Rhythm. This skill creates a sonic wave that destroys five gloo walls inside 50 meters, at its default state. When one gloo wall deploys, it increases the HP recovery starting with 4 points. The effect has a sixty seconds cooldown.
Skyler’s ability improves when he advances through the levels. Riptide Rhythm is a helpful ability for aggressive players, especially in the Clash Squad mode.
4. K (Captain Booyah)
K possesses an active ability called Master of All. He is a jiu-jitsu practitioner who grants players 50 points of EP. When in the jiu-jitsu mode, allies within a 6m radius get a 500% increase in EP conversion rate. The character can instantly recover 2 EP every three seconds, up to a limit of 100 EP when in psychology mode. The mode switch has a cooldown of three seconds.
K’s abilities improve as he advances through the levels. He is advantageous for both aggressive and passive players, especially in squad-ranked mode matches.
Chrono’s active ability called TimeTurner produces a force field that blocks enemies from causing 600 damage at its default level (level 1). Within the force field, players can fire outside enemies, the movement speed increases by 5%. The effect lasts for three seconds and has a cooldown time of 200 seconds.
Chrono’s ability improves when he reaches higher levels. TimeTurner is an advantageous ability for ranked mode matches.
Disclaimer: The selection of a character is a personal decision, and prioritizing one over the other entirely depends on an individual’s gaming style.