This is a guide to changing characters in Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity (HW:AoC) for the Nintendo Switch. Learn how to change characters before taking on a battle and while on the battlefield below!
List of Contents
|1||Select a Battle and Choose Party.|
|2||Select the character's portrait to swap them with another.|
|3||Press the Up and Down D-Pads to change characters during the battle.|
Choose a battle you wish to embark on and select Party from the menu. Take note that there are battles with character restrictions or party size limit.
Select the character's portrait to change the party lineup. This takes you to another screen which allows you to swap the chosen character with another one.
Only the chosen party members will receive EXP and Weapon drops from the battle so you can bring along other characters to passively make them stronger.
Pressing the Up or Down D-Pads while on the battlefield lets you change between characters currently present on your party.
You can also change characters from the Allies menu. Press the Plus (+) Button and then press the Y Button to change to the chosen character.
You can issue orders to party members to move them to an area in the map to efficiently control multiple characters at a time.
Press the Plus (+) Button to open up the Allies menu. Select a character and then press the A Button to have them move in a specific area.
This way, you can simply switch to other characters to complete specific objectives without having to move each of them manually!
Age of Calamity Tips and Tricks
|Gameplay and Controls|
|How to Perform a Weak-Point Smash||How to Perform a Flurry Rush|
|Parrying Guide: Who Can Parry?||Controls and Controller Options|
|Restoring Hearts: How to Heal||How to Change Characters|
|Sheikah Runes Guide||How to Use Rods|
|Blood Moon Rewards and How to Unlock|
|Tips and Tricks|
|Korok Seed Locations||Treasure Chest Locations|
|Rupee Farming Guide||EXP Farming Guide|
|Weapon Fusion Guide||How to Use the Sheikah Sensor|
|What to Do With Rusty Weapons||How to Break Korok Balloons|
|How to Remove Weapon Seals||How to Unlock the Secret Ending|
|How to Unlock Hidden Seals||How to Use the Korok Sensor|
|Weapon Farming Guide||100 Percent Rewards and Guide|
|Combat Tips and Techniques||All Secrets and Unlockables|
|How to Jump and Use the Paraglider||Best Items to Sell|
|How to Catch Blupees||List of Upgrades|
|List of Multiplayer Features||Difference Between Difficulty Modes|
|amiibo Support and Rewards||How to Save|
|Expansion Pass Contents||Is Age of Calamity Canon?|
|Is Age of Calamity Open World?||How Long is Age of Calamity?|
|Version 1.2.0 Patch Notes and How to Update||Is There a New Game Plus?||How to Change Language Settings||Frame Rate Issues and How to Fix|
How to Change Characters
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