When ranking up, you have a maximum amount you may allocate to your rank. 1st and 2nd can only have a maximum of 5 points, 3rd/4th/5th ten, and 6th/7th 15. Rank 8 may have any points allocated. For visual, red is rank 1 and 2. White is 3rd, 4th, and 5th. Green is 6th and 7th. Melee Attack OOOOO OOOOO OOOOO Ranged Attack OOOOO OOOOO OOOOO Magic Attack OOOOO OOOOO OOOOO Life Points OOOOO OOOOO OOOOO Defense From Melee OOOOO OOOOO OOOOO Defense From Ranged OOOOO OOOOO OOOOO Defense From Magic OOOOO OOOOO OOOOO The same rules apply for Initiative and Healing. Initiative OOO OOO OO Healing OOO OOO OO They also have allocation limits: -Until a character reaches level 3, they are only allowed to spend up to 3 points in the red category. -Until a character reaches level 6, they are only allowed to spend up to 6 points in the white category. -No character can have more than 8 points spent in the green category.