Hero points are one of the three key tactical features in Battlefield Heroes, the others being weapons and widgets. Every hero starts on one Hero Point, with no points available to spend. They are awarded permanently through gaining experience. Each additional Hero Point is granted upon reaching levels of multiples of two. With the level cap at 30, you can earn a maximum of 16 Hero Points. Hero points are spent to unlock or upgrade abilities and may be redistributed without penalty by clicking the refund button. Each hero has one HP as default, which is automatically placed in the basic class specific ability:
See Abilities for a list of abilities organized by class.