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An enemy Automaton in Fates.

An automaton controlled by a mechanist. It uses yumi and saws.


Yumi, Saw



The Automaton (Japanese: 絡繰人形 Karakuri Ningyou) is a non-human class exclusive to Fire Emblem Fates. They are a type of mechanical puppet which is used by the armies of Hoshido. They are adept in wielding both yumi and their own special saws.


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Base stats

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Movement Constitution Weight Experience Weapon Level
Fates 16 5 0 8 7 0 4 6 5 -- -- -- FE14RankBow.png E Puppets E

Maximum stats

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Movement Constitution Weapon Level
Fates 60 28 25 34 33 20 29 33 7 -- FE14RankBow.png B Puppets A

Class growth rates

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Charm Constitution* Movement*
Fates 80% 40% 0% 60% 55% 0% 35% 55% -- -- --
Click here for more details on the mechanics of class growths in each game.

Class skills


Class change

Special class
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Flavor text

Game Text
Fates An automaton controlled by a mechanist. It uses yumi and saws. ??


  • In Birthright and Revelation, NPC Automata may be purchased with Dragon Vein points to help defend My Castle during invasions.

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Automaton --
Japanese 絡繰人形 Officially romanized as Karakuri Ningyou; literally "mechanical doll". Karakuri puppets are a type of traditional Japanese clockwork puppet which originated in the 17th century.
Spanish Autómata Automaton
French Marionnette Marionette
German Automat Automaton
Italian Automa Automaton



See also

Project Classes.png This article is part of Project Classes, a project focused in writing articles for every class present in the Fire Emblem series.
Classes in Fire Emblem Fates
Base classes ApothecaryArcherCavalierDark MageDivinerFighterKitsuneKnightMercenaryMonkNinjaNohr PrinceNohr PrincessOni SavageOutlawSamuraiShrine MaidenSky KnightSpear FighterTroubadourVillagerWolfskinWolfssegnerWyvern Rider
Advanced classes AdventurerBerserkerBasaraBlacksmithBow KnightButlerDark KnightFalcon KnightGeneralGreat KnightGreat MasterHeroHoshido NobleKinshi KnightMaidMalig KnightMaster NinjaMaster of ArmsMechanistMerchantNine-TailsNohr NobleOni ChieftainOnmyojiPaladinPriestessSilent DragonSniperSorcererSpear MasterStrategistSwordmasterWyvern Lord
Non-human classes Astral DragonAutomatonBlight DragonFacelessFeral DragonStoneborn
Other classes BallisticianClericDark FalconDread FighterEmpty VesselGreat LordLancerLodestarLordNohrian KingOutrealm ClassPegasus KnightSongstressVanguardWitch