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Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright

Jakob

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Nathan Garvin

Devoted Servant.

A multitalented Nohrian butler who serves Corrin at home and on the battlefield. While generally cool toward others, he took a vow of absolute loyalty to Corrin. Not a morning person.

Stat Growth Rate
Health 50%
Strength 30%
Magic 15%
Skill 40%
Speed 35%
Luck 45%
Defense 25%
Resistance 25%
Primary Class Secondary Class(es)
Butler Troubadour, Cavalier

Similar to Felicia, Jakob is useful if you are female Corrin, but will feel rather redundant if you are male Corrin since you already have Felicia.

Jakob is more physically oriented than Felicia. He has enough Magic to get by, but is unlikely to be fulfilling enough to be your primary healer due to his lackluster Magic. He does fulfill the Butler role better than Felicia as a Maid due to his higher Strength, meaning he can actually get in kills and defend himself with his Daggers.

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Nintendo
  • Platforms
    3DS
  • Genre
    Tactical RPG
  • Guide Release
    20 April 2016
  • Last Updated
    7 December 2020
  • Guide Author
    Nathan Garvin, Cassie Sun

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You are the Avatar, born into the Hoshido royal family but raised by the Nohr royal family. With the two families on the brink of war, you must choose whether to follow your destiny tied to your birthplace or the fate bound to the kingdom which raised you. Birthright charts the path of the Hoshido family and their defense against the Nohr. But ultimately the choice is yours.

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  • Complete coverage of the main story.
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  • Gameplay details and tactics on how to get the best from your game.
  • Details on features new to the Fire Emblem series.
  • Skills, monsters, Promotions and Reclassing explained and much, much more!

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