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Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes

Dark Knight Class Guide for Three Hopes

Vincent Lau

This page has information for the Dark Knight class in Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes.

Not be to confused with a certain masked vigilante superhero, the Dark Knight is a horse-riding, lance-swinging, magic-casting knight.



Stat Boost 200 2 3 3 2 (-3) 2 (+2) 5 2
Growth Rates 25% 20% 20% 0% 0% 0% 10% 10% 10%

Fixed Abilities

Icon Ability Description
Icon Black Magic+ Increases black magic damage to enemies.
Icon Dark Magic+ Increases dark magic damage to enemies.
Icon Sword Buster Lv 4 Grants one tier greater advantage against enemies equipped with swords. Increases damage to them by 95%.

Learnable Abilities and Arts

Rank Icon Ability/Art Description
1-star Icon Swordbreaker Effective against enemies equipped with swords.
1-star Icon Dark Lance Send dark hexes flying at foes. Damage dealt will increase with Mag.
2-star Icon Max HP +1500 Increases max HP by 1500.
2-star Icon Vanguard’s Benefit When this unit is the active unit: if the adjutant would gain any experience, this unit gains it instead.
2-star Icon Cyclical Specials Temporarily increases the Warrior Gauge fill rate after initiating a Warrior Special.
2-star Icon Vengeance An attack that increases in Mt in relation to the user’s missing HP.
3-star Icon Specials Master Defeating 30 or more enemies with a single Warrior Special temporarily increases critical hit rate.
3-star Icon Driven Spirit Increases the Warrior Gauge fill rate while Awakened.
3-star Icon Panache Defeating multiple enemies with a single Warrior Special restores the Awakening Gauge in proportion to the number of foes defeated.
3-star (Innate) Icon Range Master Increases attack range.
3-star (Innate) Icon Nullify Magic Nullifies enemies’ offensive magic.

Class Action

Hold Joy-Con-ButtonX to charge the Class Gauge and release to unleash a powerfula rea attack. Can move while charging.

The attack will activate magic sigils placed by strong attacks and trigger follow-up attacks. Press and hold Joy-Con-ButtonX during a strong attack to reduce the charge time of the next class action.


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    Hack-n-slash, RPG
  • Guide Release
    19 June 2022
  • Last Updated
    29 July 2022
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