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Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright


Nathan Garvin

Nohrian. A knight who fights on horseback. Wields swords and lances.

Stat Growth Rate
Health 10%
Strength 15%
Magic 0%
Skill 10%
Speed 10%
Luck 15%
Defense 10%
Resistance 5%
Katana/Swords, Naginata/Lances
Skill Effect
Elbow Room When the user fights in terrain with no additional effect, damage increased by +3 points
Shelter Grants use of the command “Shelter” to pair up with a unit while still being in attack stance

Promotes to: Paladin or Great Knight

The Cavalier is a great balanced package complete with high movement range, perfect for ferrying units back and forth and leading the charge when blitzing the enemy. Shelter allows them to pull in weakened units who may have already expended their turn, and still maintain attack stance, protecting said unit, which is really great to have as a last resort if you make a mistake or if RNG is being cruel to you.

The Cavalier’s two upgrades, Great Knight and Paladin, are also really great, each with their own arsenal of powerful skills, are as such greatly increases the value of the Cavalier itself. Weapon versatility is also appreciated and lets you have control over most of the weapon triangle.

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    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.

Our guide will include the following:

  • Complete coverage of the main story.
  • All side quests uncovered.
  • 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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