Ashigaru's "strike back" ability.
Ambre's "courage" ability.
Vansaar's 5th level ability
Strike back allow makes you opponent pick the first fighter in battle one.
Ambre ability gives you an attack bonus if you attack first
Vansaar is 1.2 XP meaning your cards get extra xp points when they win and he is in the battle
It's all in the game rules.......just read them.
Readings for kids!!
Oh... I better close my comic store then!