This page of our Steelrising guide lists the classes we consider the most beginner-friendly.
Soldier is probably the single most beginner-friendly class in Steelrising. You start the game equipped with a halberd, which deals considerable damage and has a very long range. Its heavy attacks can knock down weaker enemies, letting you eliminate them easily.
When playing as a Soldier, we recommend investing Anima essence into:
Dancer is yet another beginner-friendly class. She's agile, mobile, and can chain attacks with her bladed fans into quick and deadly combos. This seemingly weak weapon lets you block enemy attacks as well, letting you survive for much longer.
When playing Steelrising as a Dancer, we recommend investing Anima essence into: