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Despair and Hope

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Despair and Hope

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Location

Gebal Castle

New units

Ilyana

Boss(es)

Kamura

So many of them…and so few of us…It doesn’t look good, does it
— Titania

Despair and Hope (Japanese: 絶望そして希望 Despair and hope) is chapter 8 of Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance.

Contents

Plot

Main article: Despair and Hope/Script

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Chapter data

Chapter Data
Conditions
Unit Data
Victory: Defend for 8 turns Player Enemy
Defeat: Ike dies, or enemy seizes location 7+1 29+12-1
 
Bonus EXP
Requirement Easy Normal/Hard Maniac
Units not deployed
75 per unit
50 per unit
25 per unit


Character data

Characters
New Units
Ilyana
 
Mage
HP
20
Level
6
Talk with Ike
Returning Characters

       

  • Note: Shinon and Gatrie desert the army at the beginning of the chapter.

Item data

Items
Name Obtainment Method
  Pure Water Dropped by priest
  Red Gem Dropped by priest
  Longbow Dropped by archer
  Soldier Band Dropped by Kamura*

Enemy data

Enemy Units
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Soldier Archer 7 1   Iron Bow --
Soldier Archer 8 1   Steel Bow --
Soldier Archer 9 1   Longbow  --
Soldier Axe Knight 6 1   Iron Axe --
Soldier Axe Knight 7 1   Iron Axe --
Soldier Fighter 7 1   Poleax --
Soldier Knight 7 1   Steel Lance --
Soldier Knight 8 3   Steel Lance --
Soldier Knight 8 1   Javelin --
Soldier Lance Knight 6 1   Javelin --
Soldier Lance Knight 7 1   Javelin --
Ilyana Mage 6 1   Thunder  Elthunder  Vulnerary
  Shade
--
Soldier Mage 7 1   Fire --
Soldier Mage 8 1   Fire --
Soldier Myrmidon 7 2   Iron Sword --
Soldier Myrmidon 8 1   Steel Sword --
Soldier Myrmidon 8 1   Iron Blade --
Soldier Priest 7 1   Heal  Vulnerary --
Soldier Priest 7 1   Heal  Pure Water  --
Soldier Priest 7 1   Heal  Vulnerary  Red Gem  --
Soldier Soldier 8 3   Steel Lance --
Soldier Sword Knight 7 1   Steel Sword --
Soldier Sword Knight 10 1   Iron Sword  Vulnerary --
Kamura Knight 18 1   Steel Lance  Short Spear --
Reinforcements
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Soldier Knight 10 1   Iron Lance --
Soldier Knight 10 1   Javelin --
Soldier Lance Knight 6 1   Iron Lance --
Soldier Lance Knight 7 1   Iron Lance --
Soldier Myrmidon 11 1   Steel Sword --
Soldier Soldier 8 1   Iron Lance --
Soldier Soldier 9 4   Iron Lance --
Soldier Soldier 10 2  Iron Lance --


Boss data

Main article: Kamura
 
Knight
Level 18
Affinity  
Constitution 12
Stats
Max HP 35 Speed 6
Strength 13 Luck 8
Magic 2 Defense 13
Skill 8 Resistance 8
Movement 5 Weight 16
Inventory Skills
  Steel Lance
  Short Spear
  Soldier Band *
--
Weapon Levels
  --   B   --   --
  --   --   --   --

Strategy


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Trivia

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Despair and Hope --
Japanese 絶望そして希望 Despair and hope
Spanish ¿Desesperación? Desperation?
French Peines et espoirs Pains and hopes
German Unbeugsam Uncompromising
Italian Dolore e gioia Sorrow and joy

Gallery


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Shades of Evil Beyond Darkness Gallia


Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance
Playable characters AstridBastianBoydBromCalillDevdanElinciaEnaGatrieGiffcaGeoffreyHaarIkeIlyanaJanaffJillKieranLargoLetheLuciaMakalovMarciaMiaMistMordecaiMuarimNaesalaNasirNepheneeOscarRanulfReysonRhysRolfShinonSorenSotheStefanTanithTauroneoTibarnTitaniaTormodUlkiVolkeZihark
Trial map characters AshnardBryceOliverPetrineShiharam
Non-playable characters AimeeAltinaAsheraCaineghisDanielDeghinseaElenaGarethGreilHetzelIzukaJorgeKurthnagaLilliaLeanneLekainLoraziehLotzMustonNealuchiRajaionRamonRenningSanakiSephiranSigrunZelgius
Bosses AshnardBalmerBertramBlack KnightBoydBryceDakovaDanomillEmilEnaGashilamaGreilGromellHafeddHavettiHeddwynHomasaIkanauKamuraKasataiKayacheyKimaarsiKotaffMackoyaMaijinMuarimNaesalaNedataNorrisOliverPetrineRikardSchaefferSeekerShiharamTomenamiZawana
Regalia and personal weapons AlonditeAmitiAshera StaffDouble BowGurgurantRagnellRegal SwordRexauraRexboltRexcaliburRexflameRolf's BowUrvanVague KattiWishblade
Chapters P: Mercenaries • 1: The Battle Begins • 2: Rescue • 3: Pirates Aground • 4: Roadside Battle • 5: Flight! • 6: A Brief Diversion • 7: Shades of Evil • 8: Despair and Hope • 9: Gallia • 10: Prisoner Release • 11: Blood Runs Red • 12: A Strange Land • 13: A Guiding Wind • 14: Training • 15: The Feral Frontier • 16: The Atonement • 17: Day Breaks (part 1part 2part 3part 4) • 18: Crimea Marches • 19: Entrusted • 20: Defending Talrega • 21: Without a King • 22: Solo • 23: The Great Bridge • 24: Battle Reunion • 25: Strange Lands • 26: Clash! • 27: Moment of Fate (part 1part 2) • 28: Twisted Tower • Endgame: RepatriationTrial Maps
Locations TelliusBegnion (Sienne) • CrimeaDaein (NevassaTalrega) • GalliaGoldoaGrann DesertGritnea TowerKilvasPhoenicisSerenes Forest
Groups, objects and events Ancient languageGreat FloodGreil MercenariesLehran's MedallionMad King's War • Races (BeorcBrandedLaguz) • Serenes MassacreWarp Powder
Related topics List of regional version differences (Name chart) • Other games (Radiant Dawn) • Pre-release information (Unused content) • Sound RoomTimeline