As the journey progresses, the hero will gain experience points by completing quests, learning about the secrets of Ethernalis world and killing enemies. The character starts at level 0 and requires 100 experience points to advance. Each level gained will double the experience points required to level up.
Character experience level will determine many aspects of the game, from cards available to the player, character attributes to dialogue options available during interactions.
Experience levels also apply to enemies that heroes will encounter during their adventures. Enemy experience level will be clearly displayed on their card. It may be wise to avoid and flee from enemies with higher experience level.
Character's will receive additional experience bonus for victories against enemies with higher experience level.