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| Icon of Arcfire from Radiant Dawn.|
High-level fire magic. It is very effective against beast tribe laguz.
Arcfire (ギガファイアー, Gigafire) is a fire tome that debuted in Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn. As a counterpart to Arcwind, Arcthunder and Shine, it acts as the game's third "stage" of fire magic, superior to Fire and Elfire.
Etymology and other languages
|Names, etymology and in other regions
|| Definition, etymology and notes
|| From "arc", a prefix referring to the highest of something which is used in the English version to indicate the third "tier" of spells + "fire".
|| Gigafire; from "giga", the Japanese version's equivalent prefix + "fire".
|| From Arkus, the German versions's equivalent prefix, a corruption of the German arcus, "arc" + licht, "light".
|| From arci-, "arch-", the Italian version's equivalent prefix + fuoco, "fire".