Level 32 is very good.
I used a sword or axe when a warrior.
If a sword/ long sword with shield..
Also used the scorpion traps as much as possible.
Thing is with RPGs, don't be in a hurry. The games are usually very big and the quests are plenty in this game. More quest you do and finish, the higher your levels. The more you nose around, the more you'll find..If an enemy is too strong, go elsewhere.
Always save..egads, I really need to drill that into my own head..SAVE
You're a natural