Across the River

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Across the River

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The Great River of Thracia


Cohen, Saias, Reinhardt

Lord Leif, this river has traditionally been easy to defend and difficult to conquer. The Empire will be sending in its strongest forces to maintain this defense point. This battle will be the toughest yet... Be very careful.
— August to Leif

Across the River (Japanese: 渡河作戦 River crossing operation) is the twenty-second chapter of Fire Emblem: Thracia 776.


Main article: Across the River/Script

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Chapter data

Chapter Data
Unit Data
Victory: Seize the throne Player Partner Other Enemy Third
Defeat: Leif dies 16 {{{partner}}} {{{other}}} 44+44 {{{third}}}

Character data

New Units












Returning Characters


Item data

Name Obtainment Method
  Pure Water Visit northwestern house
  Warp Visit southwestern house
  Rescue Visit southeastern house
  Blessed Sword Talk to Reinhardt with Olwen

Shop data

Shop data

Armory Vendor

Name Cost
Killing Edge 3,800
Killer Lance 3,000
Killer Axe 2,000
Killer Bow 3,200

Enemy data

Enemy Units
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Friege Armored Axe 20 3   Hammer  Poleax --
Friege Armored Sword 19 5   Great Sword  Killing Edge --
Friege Ballista 20 4   Ballista --
Friege Bow Knight 16 3   Great Bow  Killer Bow --
Friege General 10 1   Hammer  Ridersbane --
Friege Iron Ballista 14 4   Iron Ballista --
Gelb Ritter Mage Knight 18 11   Thoron  Vulnerary --
Friege Mercenary 16 1   Paragon Sword  Vulnerary --
Friege Paladin 20 3   Ridersbane  Armorslayer --
Friege Priest 16 1   Physic  Silence  Heal --
Friege Sniper 17 1   Meisterbogen --
Friege Soldier 6 4   Killer Lance  Vulnerary  Pure Water --
Reinhardt Mage Knight 20 1   Dire Thunder  Meisterschwert  Vulnerary
  Adept  Vantage  Accost  Pavise
Saias High Priest 12 1   Sleep  Fortify  Silence  Lightning
  Nihil  Immortal*
Leaves the map on turn 40, or after a unit enters the 5×5 square area centered on his starting position.
Cohen Baron 20 1   Blizzard  Berserk  Restore  Master Lance
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Friege Armored Axe 19 11   Battle Axe --
Friege Arch Knight 17 11   Great Bow --
Friege Lance Knight 18 11   Great Lance --
Friege Axe Knight 15 11   Battle Axe --


  • Turns 10-20

Boss data

Main article: Cohen
Level 20
Authority ★★★★
Max HP 46 Speed 8
Strength 12 Luck 7
Magic 12 Defense 15
Skill 16 Constitution 14
Movement 6 FCM 0
Inventory Skills
  Master Lance
Weapon Levels
  D   A   D   D   A
  D   D   D   --   --

Main article: Saias
  High Priest
Level 12
Action ★★★
Authority ★10
Max HP 23 Speed 12
Strength 0 Luck 5
Magic 18 Defense 4
Skill 16 Constitution 5
Movement 7 FCM 0
Inventory Skills
Weapon Levels
  --   --   --   --   A
  --   --   --   A   --

Main article: Reinhardt
  Mage Knight
Level 20
Action ★★★★★
Authority ★★★★★
Max HP 48 Speed 14
Strength 13 Luck 18
Magic 20 Defense 12
Skill 15 Constitution 15
Movement 9 FCM 2
Inventory Skills
  Dire Thunder
Weapon Levels
  A   --   --   --   --
  A   A   A   --   --


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Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes

• Across the River
• Beyond the River

• Used in FireLizard's translation.
• Used in the Lil' Manster fan translation patch.



River crossing operation


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Fire Emblem: Thracia 776
Playable characters AlvaAmaldaAsbelBrightonCainCarrionCedConomorDagdarDalsinDeenDiarmuidEdaEyvelFergusFinnFredGalzusGladeHalvanHicksHomerIliosKarinLaraLeifLifisLinoanMachyuaMareetaMartyMirandaMishaNannaOlwenOsianPerneRalfRobertRonanSafySaiasSalemSaraSelphinaShannamShivaSleufTanyaTinaTroudeXavier
Non-playable characters AltenaArionAugustCoirpreDryasEthlynHannibalIshtarJuliaJuliusLewynQuanSeliphTravant
Bosses AlphandBaldackBandolBaraatBucksBovisBrookCanisCoddaCohenColhoCoulterDracoDvorakEichmannEisenauFardenFrausGomezGustafKempfLargoLifisLinecockListMcCloyMerlockMooreMuellerMusNikalafOltophPalmanPaulusPernePorcusRaydrikReinhardtRobosRumeiSaiasSeimetolTigrisTrumanVeldWeissmannWolfXavierZaomZyle
Personal Weapons Beo's SwordBragi SwordBlessed SwordBrave LanceDire ThunderDragonpikeEarth SwordForsetiGrafcaliburKiaLight BrandLopt SwordMareeta's SwordVougeRepairThiefUnlock
Chapters 1: The Warrior of Fiana • 2: The Coastal Village • 2x: The Corsair Isles • 3: Kelbeth's Gate • 4: The Dungeon • 4x: Hero on the Wind • 5: Mother and Daughter • 6: The Escape • 7: The Shield of Thracia • 8: Mt. Violdrake • 8x: Dagdar's Mansion • 9: The Emblem of Njörun • 10: Noel Canyon • 11: Dandrum Fortress • 11x: Murder Hollace • 12: The Thieves of Dakia • 12x: Dandelion • 13: The Walled City • 14: Open Fire • 14x: Freedom • 15: The Two Paths • 16A: Nohrden Line • 17A: Leonster's Gate • 16B: The Dark Forest • 17B: The First Rain of May • 18: The Liberation of Leonster • 19: The Empire's Counterattack • 20: The Scion of Light • 21: The Liberation War • 21x: The Detention Center • 22: Across the River • 23: The Palace of Evil • 24: The Baron in Black • 24x: The Lopt Altar • Endgame: An Undying Oath
Locations JugdralMunster District (ConoteLeonsterMunsterUlster) • Thracia (FianaTahra)
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