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Old 05-12-2017, 06:59 AM
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Damage from staff users is normally halved. Presumably Wrathful Staff causes this to be ignored, and calculates staff damage as though they were tomes.
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Old 05-17-2017, 03:45 AM
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A new batch of quests for sacred seals is up. This time it has HP +3, Fortify Res 1, and Spur Def 1 as rewards. And apparently the KO L35+ tasks, even though it's Barst and Hana, is relatively easy to accomplish because 8-5 Lunatic has a L40 enemy with no weapon.
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Old 05-19-2017, 10:10 AM
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Old 05-19-2017, 10:44 AM
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The new Grand Hero Battle is live, and Lloyd looks more like a character from Trails then from Fire Emblem. Interesting set of skills, though. His unique sword gives +2 Atk/Spd if the target is at full health, and he also gets Iceberg, Pass, and Threaten Atk.
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Old 05-19-2017, 07:41 PM
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Daaaang.
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Old 05-24-2017, 04:37 AM
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A new set of present maps just launched, this time letting you fight against Awakening and Fate's illustrator's favourite characters. 5 maps, 2 difficulties, 10 orbs, with some quests structured basically just like the defensive battles ones.
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Old 05-29-2017, 04:28 AM
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Details on tomorrow's banner are up, and this time it's on everyone's favourite part of Fire Emblem: Marriage.

Wedding Caeda: Blue Tome Infantry
  • Blessed Bouquet: Allies within 2 spaces gain +2 Def/Res for their next turn after any combat this unit initiates.
  • Iceberg
  • Atk/Res 2
  • Hone Spd

Wedding Charlotte: Blue Lance Infantry
  • First Bite: Allies within 2 spaces gain +2 Def/Res for their next turn after any combat this unit initiates.
  • Smite
  • Wind Boost: If this unit has more HP then foe at start of combat, gain +6 Spd.
  • Threaten Atk

Wedding Cordelia: Colourless Archer Infantry
  • Cupid Arrow: Allies within 2 spaces gain +2 Def/Res for their next turn after any combat this unit initiates. Effective against fliers.
  • Rally Atk/Spd: Grants +3 Atk/Spd to adjacent ally until end of turn.
  • Escape Route
  • Breath of Life

Wedding Lyn: Colourless Staff Infantry
  • Candlelight: After combat, foe is inflicted with a debuff that prevents counterattacks.
  • Rehabilitate
  • Swift Winds Balm
  • Dazzling Staff: Enemy cannot counterattack.
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Old 05-30-2017, 03:41 PM
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Old 05-30-2017, 04:09 PM
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Well, I'm never going to top that.
I drew the above banner again before the event ended. I got Genny and a 5-star Klein. I got all four of the Focus heroes in just two attempts. Plus 1 extra five star. Crazy.

I also drew the new Bride banner once last night and got Caeda and a 5-Star Cain. Pretty good haul using nothing but freebie Orbs. Seven 5-star Heroes for 60 Orbs and $0.
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Old 05-30-2017, 04:51 PM
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Yeah, I got a Caeda with my pulls this morning myself. I think she might be the best unit in the banner, though I think Bridal Lyn has an interesting kit.

I started leveling her without checking her IVs, though. Oh well.
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Old 06-05-2017, 05:00 AM
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Details on that survival mode IS teased a few months back just came out. From 8 June to 22 June, the Tempest Trials will be active, featuring a new type of challenge event. As was teased, the event will feature a number of different "stages" that are actually wave-based survival maps. Each stage has a number of ally teams you can take into them, as well as a number of maps that they are comprised of. If an ally is defeated they can't be used for the rest of that stage, and if a whole team is knocked out then you can take another team, until you run out of teams you can take into the stage or the stage is beaten.

When you finish a stage, you get ranked on your performance and get a number of points from it. These points then tally up to grant a number of rewards, including orbs, seals, and even a 4* and 5* "Marth".

There'll also be heroes that grant bonus points that you can use to help climb the tally faster, and IS is also looking to see if the whole community can gather a billion points within the first 5 days in order to get some more bonus rewards.

I think this sounds pretty neat, and I'm looking forward to checking it out!
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Old 06-08-2017, 04:22 AM
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So, the Tempest Trials are now active. Good number of different stage options to challenge, and point targets up to 99999 (with the bulk of them being orbs). "Marth" is an interesting pull, though, since this version seems to only get her sword chain and no other skills at all. You have to use skill transfers to build her.

Also, with the way the stages work (they're all 20 stamina, and you don't get clear bonuses other then points), there's no reason to not just go straight to the highest difficulty you think you can reasonably clear.
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Old 06-13-2017, 04:46 AM
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Tomorrow is new banner day! Next up: New Mystery of the Emblem.

Katarina: Red Tome Infantry
  • Raudowl
  • Glacies
  • Swift Sparrow
  • Atk Ploy: At start of turn, foes in all cardinal directions with lower Res then unit suffer -5 Atk.

Roderick: Blue Lance Cavalry
  • Firesweep L: Unit and foes cannot make counterattacks.
  • Rally Def/Res
  • Drag Back
  • Drive Def: Allies within 2 spaces gain +3 Def during combat.

Athena: Red Sword Infantry
  • Wo Dao: +10 damage when special triggers.
  • Moonbow
  • Sturdy Blow
  • Sword Exp: If unit survives, all sword users on team get x2 XP.

Luke: Red Sword Cavalry
  • Brave Sword
  • Bonfire
  • Fire Boost: If unit has 3 more HP then foe, gain +6 Atk.
  • Panic Ploy: At start of turn, bonuses become penalties to all foes in all cardinal directions.
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Old 06-13-2017, 06:58 AM
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I've had a couple of my 5* characters randomly give me 500 feathers which is pretty cool!

I need to play Tempest Trials some more, apparently you get Masked Marth after a certain score level?
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Old 06-13-2017, 07:05 AM
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Yeah, there's a 4* at 6000 and a 5* at 30000. She's interesting because she actually has no skills other then the Falchion line, so you have to build her entirely using skill transfers.

I'm... probably going to stop at 6000 or so. I'd kind of like to get 20000 for the Breath of Life 1 seal, but grinding points is a super slog, and I need a deeper pool of characters to be able to handle the Lunatic tier stages consistently.
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Old 06-30-2017, 06:56 AM
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It's summer time in FEH, so that means swimsuit heroes!

Tiki: Green Axe Infantry
  • Melon Crusher: If at full HP, gain +2 Atk/Def/Spd/Res. Take 2 damage after combat if attacking.
  • Sol
  • Close Def: Gain +6 Def/Res if attacked by a foe using a sword, lance, axe, or dragonstone.
  • Axe Valor: As long as this unit is alive, axe units gain x2 SP.

Frederick: Colourless Dagger Infantry
  • Seashell: Target takes Def/Res -7 until the end of it's next action. If at full HP, gain +2 Atk/Def/Spd/Res. Take 2 damage after combat if attacking.
  • Ardent Sacrifice
  • Armored Blow 3
  • Seal Atk/Spd

Gaius: Colourless Bow Infantry
  • Refreshing Bolt: If at full HP, gain +2 Atk/Def/Spd/Res. Take 2 damage after combat if attacking. Effective against flyers.
  • Astra
  • Vantage
  • Def Ploy

Robin: Blue Lance Infantry
  • Deft Harpoon: If at full HP, gain +2 Atk/Def/Spd/Res. Take 2 damage after combat if attacking.
  • Reposition
  • HP/Def 2: HP+4, Def +2
  • Lance Valor: As long as this unit is alive, lance units gain x2 SP.


And all the same typical stuff is out with this new banner.
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Old 06-30-2017, 09:09 AM
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Old 06-30-2017, 10:11 AM
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Ha, I like that Gaius' special attack line is "it's too damn hot".
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Old 06-30-2017, 12:05 PM
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I ended up getting a Gaius after my 100 stocked up orbs. Which, well. He's fine, but I wanted Tiki or Robin instead since I'm a little light in those colours.
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Old 07-12-2017, 04:34 AM
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I've definitely been falling behind on the content in the game. But I've been working on some other things first, and just bleh.

But more importantly, tomorrow we get a proper new banner for Echoes! This time it's a split banner, one for Celica's army and one for Alm's

Leon: Colourless Bow Infantry
  • Slaying Bow: -1 Special trigger.
  • Ignis
  • Speed +3
  • Guard: If unit's HP is over 80% at start of combat, enemy loses one cooldown charge.

Saber: Red Sword Infantry
  • Slaying Edge: -1 Special trigger.
  • Aegis
  • HP/Spd
  • Shield Pulse: If special triggers on an enemy attack, gain 2 special charge next turn. Reduce incoming damage by 5 when special triggers.

Sonya: Green Tome Infantry
  • Dark Excalibur: +10 damage when special triggers.
  • Moonbow
  • Mirror Strike: Unit gains Atk/Res +4 when initiating attack.
  • Res Ploy

Mathilda: Blue Lance Cavalry
  • Ridersbane: Effective against cavalry.
  • Rally Resistance
  • Cancel Affinity: Negate weapon triangle advantages on this unit. If disadvantage exists, reverse the enemy's advantages.
  • Hone Atk

Gray: Red Sword Infantry[*] Zanbato: Effective against cavalry.[*] Swap[*] Wind Boost[*] Sword Valor[/list]
Delthea: Blue Tome Infantry
  • Dark Aura: Adjacent allies who use swords, axes, lances, or dragonstones gain +6 Atk at the start of each turn.
  • Miracle
  • Death Blow
  • Drive Atk
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Old 07-27-2017, 10:59 PM
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Old 07-28-2017, 06:56 AM
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Xander is ripped and his floatie is Lilith?! That is spectacular.
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Old 07-28-2017, 08:15 AM
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So I'm playing now, hit me up:

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The latest update added a lot of things that really should have been in the game from the beginning:

- The Hero Catalogue, to better see who you already have and who you're missing (and replay their summoning intros and confessions, where applicable).
- Being able to refresh the training tower without having to spend stamina.
- Letting you do the first summoning of a banner for free - I wouldn't have touched the latest one otherwise, since the focus is on people I already have.
- Switching the 3* and 4* appearance rates, which has become more necessary as more heroes get added to the 4* pool, yet the 3* pool is still the same guys from February.
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Old 08-08-2017, 07:44 AM
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Also when you're leveling up instead of defaulting to 40 it goes to 20 if the character is under that, and just one level up once they're at 20. I spent so much time holding down the button to only level up one level so this is great.
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Old 08-15-2017, 08:22 AM
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Sacred Stones characters are up! I need Innes!
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Old 08-15-2017, 08:34 AM
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Seth is a little disappointing, but at least he'll probably be 4* if I don't get him while the banner is up...
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Old 08-26-2017, 02:15 PM
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I managed to get two Seths in the same banner draw and one of them was +Attack -HP, which is not bad. If you ditch is base kit, he's actually pretty decent, statwise. High attack and decent speed for a sword cavalier.



Sacred Stones was my first FE and I've always liked Seth, so I'm going out of my way to customize him. I swapped out his Ruby Sword+ for a Silver Sword+. Not sure what A/B/C skills to pass onto him from here. Luckily, Gray with Sword Valor and the weekend SP bonus has made building up his SP reasonable.


He'd probably be really good with a Slaying Edge+, but I don't have one to give him.
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Old 08-27-2017, 05:36 PM
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I've linked my copy of FEH to my Nintendo account. I can now delete FEH and my data will be saved in case I want to reinstall it later, right?
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I've linked my copy of FEH to my Nintendo account. I can now delete FEH and my data will be saved in case I want to reinstall it later, right?
When you go to delete a game from your SD card, it'll ask you if you want to back up the save data. The save data backup is located on the SD card. The process is independent of your account.

Edit: wait what the fuck thread is this. Sorry, I answered the wrong question. Yes, your save data is now tied to your account, and if you reinstall and log back in it will be restored.
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