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Beyond the Desert

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Beyond the Desert

Cm fe04 7.png

Location

The Yied Desert and the Manster District

New units

Leif, Finn, Nanna/Janne, Shanan, Patty/Daisy, Ares, Lene/Laylea, Teeny/Linda

Boss(es)

Ctuzof, Liza, Ishtore, Javarro, Bramsel, Bloom, Banba, Teeny/Linda

Beyond the Desert (Japanese: 砂漠を越えて) is the seventh chapter of Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War and the second chapter of the second generation.

Plot

Main article: Beyond the Desert/Script

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Chapter data

Chapter Data
Conditions Unit Data
Victory: Seize Alster
Defeat: Seliph dies or Rivough Castle is seized
Player:
11+8
Partner:
0
Other:
6-6
Enemy:
38+66-2+∞
Chapter Map
Cm fe04 7.png
Combatants and Castles
Army Commander Affiliation Units Castles Guardian Notes
Seliph's Seliph Player 11+8 Rivough -- Home castle
Yied Ctuzof Enemy 20 Yied Ctuzof The cliffs south of the castle become sands once Yied is seized.
Darna -- Other 6 Darna -- • The border guards move to block off Darna Castle once Yied is seized.
• The enemy army appears once Melgen is seized.
Bramsel Enemy 23+∞ Bramsel
Melgen Ishtore Enemy 22 Melgen Ishtore • The Melgen army appears once Yied has been seized.
• The gates around Alster are lowered when Melgen is seized.
-- -- Partner -- Leonster -- The only facility that can be used is the Blacksmith.
Alster Bloom Enemy 18+21+∞ Alster Bloom Additional forces appear once Melgen is seized.

Character data

Characters
New Units
Leif
Portrait leif fe04.png
Prince
HP
Variable
Level
1
Automatically from the start
Finn
Portrait finn 02 fe04.png
Lance Knight
HP
32
Level
1
Automatically from the start
Nanna / Janne*
Portrait nanna fe04.png Portrait janne fe04.png
Troubadour
HP
Var / 30
Level
3
Automatically from the start
Shanan
Portrait shanan 02 fe04.png
Swordmaster
HP
38
Level
12
Automatically from the start
Patty / Daisy*
Portrait patty fe04.png Portrait daisy fe04.png
Thief
HP
Var / 24
Level
1
Automatically from the start
Ares
Portrait ares fe04.png
Cavalier
HP
40
Level
7
Enemy, automatically one turn after seizing Melgen
Lene / Laylea*
Portrait lene fe04.png Portrait laylea fe04.png
Dancer
HP
Var / 24
Level
3
Upon Ares entering Darna Castle
Teeny / Linda*
Portrait teeny fe04.png Portrait linda fe04.png
Mage / Thunder Mage
HP
Var / 26
Level
3
Enemy, talk with Arthur
Returning Characters

Portrait seliph fe04.pngPortrait ulster fe04.pngPortrait roddlevan fe04.pngPortrait larcei fe04.pngPortrait radney fe04.pngPortrait lana fe04.pngPortrait mana fe04.pngPortrait delmud fe04.pngPortrait tristan fe04.pngPortrait lester fe04.pngPortrait dimna fe04.pngPortrait oifey 02 fe04.pngPortrait julia fe04.pngPortrait fee fe04.pngPortrait femina fe04.pngPortrait arthur fe04.pngPortrait amid fe04.pngPortrait johalva fe04.pngPortrait johan fe04.png

  • Finn will have whatever stats he had when he left Sigurd's army, including a possible promotion. He will always have an Iron Lance in his inventory; if he had no lover, he will also keep his inventory when he left Sigurd's army.

Item data

Items
Name Obtainment Method
Is snes02 bargain band.png Bargain Band Dropped by Ctuzof*
Is snes02 skill ring.png Skill Ring Dropped by Javarro*
Is snes02 ridersbane.png Ridersbane Dropped by Bramsel*
Is snes02 magic ring.png Magic Ring Dropped by Liza*
Is snes02 thoron.png Thoron Dropped by Ishtore*
Is snes02 silver blade.png Silver Blade Dropped by Bloom*
Is snes02 speed ring.png Speed Ring Visit the village southeast of Leonster
Is snes02 shield ring.png Shield Ring Visit the village west of Darna
Is snes02 barrier blade.png Barrier Blade Visit the village southwest of Leonster with Laylea
Is snes02 balmung.png Balmung Event: Talk to Patty/Daisy with Shanan
Is snes02 brave sword.png Brave Sword Event: Talk to Seliph with Patty/Daisy

Castle data

Castle facilities

Vendor Arena enemies

Name Cost
Is snes02 steel blade.png
Steel Blade* 6,000
Is snes02 slim sword.png
Slim Sword* 3,000
Is snes02 flame sword.png
Flame Sword 10,000
Is snes02 iron lance.png
Iron Lance* 1,000
Is snes02 iron lance.png
Iron Lance* 1,000
Is snes02 iron lance.png
Iron Lance* 1,000
Is snes02 slim lance.png
Slim Lance 3,000
Is snes02 iron axe.png
Iron Axe 1,000
Is snes02 steel axe.png
Steel Axe 3,000
Is snes02 hand axe.png
Hand Axe 3,000
Is snes02 steel bow.png
Steel Bow* 3,000
Is snes02 fire.png
Fire 3,000
Is snes02 heal.png
Heal* 5,000
Is snes02 heal.png
Heal* 5,000
Is snes02 recover.png
Recover 15,000
Is snes02 return staff.png
Return* 5,000
  • Additionally, the armory will sell anything not bought in the previous chapter.

Event Data

Events
Initiator Recipient Criteria Reward
Seliph Shanan -- +1 Skl for Seliph
Larcei/Radney Shanan -- +2 Str for Larcei/Radney and 100 love points between the pair
Delmud/Tristan Nanna/Janne -- +1 Lck for Nanna/Janne
Oifey Delmud/Tristan -- +1 to Str, Skl, and Def for Delmud/Tristan
Shanan Patty/Daisy -- Balmung for Shanan and 100 love points between the pair
Leif Seliph -- --
Anyone Neutral Darna Myrmidons Yied not yet seized --
Patty/Daisy Seliph Yied seized Brave Sword for Seliph and 100 love points between the pair
Arthur/Amid Teeny/Linda Melgen seized Teeny/Linda joins
Ares Seliph Ares recruited --
Tristan Roddlevan Melgen seized, both units are below level 10, and Tristan waits next to Roddlevan +2 Str and +1 Def for both units, +1 Spd for Roddlevan, and +1 Skl for Tristan
Teeny/Linda Seliph Teeny/Linda recruited --
Finn Larcei Darna seized and Finn is Larcei's father +5 Skl for Larcei
Finn Lana Darna seized and Finn is Lana's father +5 Mag for Lana
Finn Nanna Darna seized and Finn is Nanna's father +5 Str for Nanna
Ares -- Ares enters Darna Castle Lene/Laylea joins
Lene/Laylea Seliph Lene/Laylea recruited --
Laylea -- Laylea visits the village southwest of Leonster Barrier Blade for Laylea
Daisy Shanan Bloom defeated and Daisy waits next to Shanan. +3 to Skl and Spd for Daisy

Unit data

Yied

The Yied army is present at the start of the chapter.

Enemy Units
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Ma snes02 dark mage enemy.gif
Yied Dark Mage 4 8 Jormungand Authority:
Ma snes02 dark mage enemy.gif
Yied Dark Mage 1 4 Jormungand --
Ma snes02 myrmidon enemy.gif
Mercenary Myrmidon 12 4 Silver Sword
Follow-Up
--
Ma snes02 dark mage enemy.gif
Yied Dark Mage 7 3 Jormungand Authority: Ctuzof
Does not move while Ctuzof is alive.
Ma snes02 dark bishop enemy.gif
Ctuzof Dark Bishop 20 1 Fenrir* Jormungand Bargain BandThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.*
Follow-Up
Authority:
• Does not move; guards Yied Castle.
• After 12 turns, Fenrir will be added to his inventory; this also makes him immobile.
Reinforcements
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes


Darna

The neutral Darna army is present at the start of the chapter. The enemy army emerges after Melgen is seized.

Neutral Enemy

Other Units
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Ma snes02 myrmidon other.gif
Darna Myrmidon 5 6 Steel Blade
Follow-Up
Authority:
• Does not move.
• 4 move to block Darna Castle once Yied is seized.
• Becomes an enemy once Melgen is sezied.
Reinforcements
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Reinforcements
  • One turn after Javarro reaches Darna Castle

Melgen

The Melgen army appears once Yied has been seized.

Enemy Units
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Ma snes02 knight enemy.gif
Melgen Knight 10 6 Steel Lance Authority: Liza
Moves to attack any player unit in range of any unit under Liza's authority.
Ma snes02 bow armor enemy.gif
Melgen Bow Armor 10 2 Steel Bow Authority: Liza
Moves to attack any player unit in range of any unit under Liza's authority.
Ma snes02 thunder mage enemy.gif
Melgen Thunder Mage 10 4 Thunder Authority: Liza
Moves to attack any player unit in range of any unit under Liza's authority.
Ma snes02 thunder mage enemy.gif
Melgen Thunder Mage 10 1 Elthunder Authority: Liza
Moves to attack any player unit in range of any unit under Liza's authority.
Ma snes02 priest enemy.gif
Melgen Priest 10 2 Physic Authority: Liza
Moves to attack any player unit in range of any unit under Liza's authority.
Ma snes02 ballista enemy.gif
Melgen Ballista 10 2 Ballista Authority: Liza
Immobile.
Ma snes02 thunder mage female enemy.gif
Liza Thunder Mage 20 1 Elthunder Shield Ring Magic RingThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.* Authority: ★★★★
Moves to attack any player unit in range of any unit under her authority.
Ma snes02 thunder mage enemy.gif
Melgen Thunder Mage 6 3 Elthunder Authority: Ishtore
Does not move while Ishtore is alive.
Ma snes02 mage fighter enemy.gif
Ishtore Mage Fighter 20 1 Bolting ThoronThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.*
Adept
Authority: ★★★
Immobile; guards Melgen Castle.
Reinforcements
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes


Alster

The Alster army is present at the start of the chapter. Additional forces emerge after Melgen is seized.

Enemy Units
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Ma snes02 brigand enemy.gif
Ruffian Brigand 8 5 Steel Axe Authority:
Prioritizes raiding villages.
Ma snes02 brigand enemy.gif
Ruffian Brigand 8 1 Steel Axe Authority:
• Prioritizes raiding villages.
• Begins to move on turn 15.
Ma snes02 armored sword enemy.gif
Alster Armored Sword 5 6 Steel Sword Authority: Commander
Ma snes02 thunder mage enemy.gif
Alster Thunder Mage 7 1 Elthunder Authority: Commander
Ma snes02 general enemy.gif
Commander General 12 1 Steel Axe
Pavise
Authority:
Begins retreating to Alster Castle upon receiving severe damage; upon reaching the castle, returns healed the next turn with reinforcements.
Ma snes02 general enemy.gif
Alster General 15 3 Silver Blade Steel Bow
Pavise
Authority: Bloom
Does not move.
Ma snes02 baron enemy.gif
Bloom Baron 25 1 Mjölnir Silver BladeThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.* Authority: ★★★★
Does not move; guards Alster Castle.
Reinforcements
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Ma snes02 armored sword enemy.gif
Alster Armored Sword 5 Steel Sword Authority: Commander
Ma snes02 thunder mage enemy.gif
Alster Thunder Mage 7 Elthunder Authority: Commander
Ma snes02 thunder mage female enemy.gif
Eriu Thunder Mage 22 1 Elthunder Renewal Band Authority: Banba
Performs a Triangle Attack when attacking a target adjacent to herself, Banba, and Fotla; as such, she moves adjacent to foes to attack.
Ma snes02 wind mage female enemy.gif
Fotla Wind Mage 22 1 Elwind Renewal Band Authority: Banba
Performs a Triangle Attack when attacking a target adjacent to herself, Banba, and Eriu; as such, she moves adjacent to foes to attack.
Ma snes02 fire mage female enemy.gif
Banba Fire Mage 22 1 Elfire Renewal Band Authority: ★★★
Performs a Triangle Attack when attacking a target adjacent to herself, Fotla, and Eriu; as such, she moves adjacent to foes to attack.
Ma snes02 thunder mage enemy.gif
High Mage Thunder Mage 21 Elthunder Authority: Teeny/Linda
Ma snes02 mage female enemy.gif
Teeny Mage 3 1 ElthunderInherited items
WrathInherited skills
• Replaced by Linda if Tailtiu didn't have a lover and survive to the end of Chapter 5.
• Begins retreating to Alster Castle upon killing every unit under her authority and Eriu, Folta and Banba or receiving severe damage; upon reaching the castle, returns healed the next turn with reinforcements.
Ma snes02 thunder mage female enemy.gif
Linda Thunder Mage 3 1 Elthunder
Wrath Paragon
• Replaced by Teeny if Tailtiu had a lover and survived to the end of Chapter 5.
• Begins retreating to Alster Castle upon killing every unit under her authority and Eriu, Folta and Banba or receiving severe damage; upon reaching the castle, returns healed the next turn with reinforcements.
Ma snes02 armored sword enemy.gif
Alster Armored Sword 5 Steel Sword Authority: Commander
Ma snes02 thunder mage enemy.gif
Alster Thunder Mage 7 Elthunder Authority: Commander
Ma snes02 general enemy.gif
Commander General 12 1 Steel Axe
Pavise
Authority:


Reinforcements
  • One turn after either General Commander reaches Alster Castle or one turn after defeating any unit under the first General Commander's authority
    • Up to 6 Knights and 1 Thunder Mage to replace those lost under the commander's authority, and, if the commander returned to the castle, the General Commander emerge from the castle.
  • One turn after Teeny/Linda reaches Alster Castle

Major units

Yied

Main article: Ctuzof
Portrait ctuzof dagon fe04.png
Dark Bishop
Level 20
Holy Blood --
Movement 5
Authority
Stats
Max HP 60 Speed 16
Strength 2 Luck 0
Magic 21 Defense 12
Skill 16 Resistance 18
Inventory Skills
Fenrir*
Jormungand
Bargain BandThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.*
5000 gold
Follow-Up
Weapon Levels
SNESRankSword.png -- SNESRankLance.png -- SNESRankAxe.png -- SNESRankBow.png -- SNESRankStaff.png A
SNESRankFire.png A SNESRankThunder.png A SNESRankWind.png A SNESRankLight.png -- SNESRankDark.png A
  • Ctuzof is the guardian of Yied Castle and the Boss of Yied.

Darna

Main article: Javarro
Portrait javarro fe04.png
Ranger
Level 20
Holy Blood --
Movement 9
Authority ★★★
Stats
Max HP 60 Speed 18
Strength 14 Luck 0
Magic 2 Defense 14
Skill 21+5 Resistance 5
Inventory Skills
Silver Sword
Skill RingThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.*
3,000 Gold
Adept
Weapon Levels
SNESRankSword.png A SNESRankLance.png -- SNESRankAxe.png -- SNESRankBow.png -- SNESRankStaff.png --
SNESRankFire.png -- SNESRankThunder.png -- SNESRankWind.png -- SNESRankLight.png -- SNESRankDark.png --
  • Javarro is a sub-boss affiliated with Darna. He and the enemy Darna army appear after Melgen is seized.


Main article: Bramsel
Portrait bramsel fe04.png
General
Level 16
Holy Blood --
Movement 5
Authority
Stats
Max HP 56 Speed 9
Strength 14 Luck 0
Magic 1 Defense 16
Skill 10 Resistance 4
Inventory Skills
RidersbaneThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.*
3,000 Gold
Pavise
Weapon Levels
SNESRankSword.png A SNESRankLance.png A SNESRankAxe.png B SNESRankBow.png B SNESRankStaff.png --
SNESRankFire.png -- SNESRankThunder.png -- SNESRankWind.png -- SNESRankLight.png -- SNESRankDark.png --
  • Bramsel is the guardian of Darna Castle and the boss of Darna. He and the enemy Darna army appear after Melgen is seized.

Melgen

Main article: Liza
Portrait liza fe04.png
Bishop
Level 20
Holy Blood --
Movement 5
Authority ★★★★
Stats
Max HP 46 Speed 12
Strength 2 Luck --
Magic 13+5 Defense 3+5
Skill 15 Resistance 11
Inventory Skills
Elthunder
Shield Ring
Magic Ring
1,000 Gold
--
Weapon Levels
SNESRankSword.png -- SNESRankLance.png -- SNESRankAxe.png -- SNESRankBow.png -- SNESRankStaff.png --
SNESRankFire.png -- SNESRankThunder.png B SNESRankWind.png -- SNESRankLight.png -- SNESRankDark.png --
  • Liza is a sub-boss affiliated with Melgen. She and the Melgen army emerge after Yied is seized.


Main article: Ishtore
Portrait ishtore fe04.png
Mage Fighter
Level 20
Holy Blood SNESHolyBloodThrud.png
Movement 6
Authority ★★★
Stats
Max HP 50 Speed 18
Strength 12 Luck 9
Magic 19 Defense 14
Skill 18 Resistance 14
Inventory Skills
Bolting
ThoronThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.*
3,000 Gold
Adept
Weapon Levels
SNESRankSword.png C SNESRankLance.png -- SNESRankAxe.png -- SNESRankBow.png -- SNESRankStaff.png --
SNESRankFire.png B SNESRankThunder.png A SNESRankWind.png B SNESRankLight.png -- SNESRankDark.png --
  • Ishtore is the guardian of Melgen Castle and the boss of Melgen. He and the Melgen army emerge after Yied is seized.

Alster

Main article: Bloom
Portrait bloom fe04.png
Baron
Level 25
Holy Blood SNESHolyBloodThrud.gif
Movement 5
Authority ★★★★
Stats
Max HP 65 Speed 14+10
Strength 21 Luck 3
Magic 16 Defense 21
Skill 13+20 Resistance 16
Inventory Skills
Mjölnir
Silver BladeThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.*
5,000 Gold
Pavise
Weapon Levels
SNESRankSword.png A SNESRankLance.png A SNESRankAxe.png A SNESRankBow.png A SNESRankStaff.png A
SNESRankFire.png A SNESRankThunder.png SNESRankWind.png A SNESRankLight.png -- SNESRankDark.png --
  • Bloom is the guardian of Alster Castle and the boss of Alster.


Main article: Banba
Portrait banba fe04.png
Fire Mage
Level 22
Holy Blood --
Movement 5
Authority ★★★
Stats
Max HP 52 Speed 16
Strength 3 Luck 7
Magic 16 Defense 11
Skill 16 Resistance 15
Inventory Skills
Elfire
Renewal Band
1,000 Gold
--
Weapon Levels
SNESRankSword.png -- SNESRankLance.png -- SNESRankAxe.png -- SNESRankBow.png -- SNESRankStaff.png --
SNESRankFire.png B SNESRankThunder.png -- SNESRankWind.png -- SNESRankLight.png -- SNESRankDark.png --
  • Banba is a sub-boss affiliated with Alster. She and the additional Alster forces emerge after Malgen is seized.


Main articles: Teeny and Linda

Teeny Linda

Portrait teeny fe04.png
Mage
Level 3
Holy Blood Thrud
Movement 5
Stats
Max HP Variable Speed Variable
Strength Variable Luck Variable
Magic Variable Defense Variable
Skill Variable Resistance Variable
Inventory Skills
Elthunder
Inherited items
Inherited gold
Wrath
Inherited skills
Weapon Levels
SNESRankSword.png -- SNESRankLance.png -- SNESRankAxe.png -- SNESRankBow.png -- SNESRankStaff.png --
SNESRankFire.png C SNESRankThunder.png B SNESRankWind.png C SNESRankLight.png -- SNESRankDark.png --
  • Teeny/Linda is a sub-boss affiliated with Alster. She and the additional Alster forces emerge after Melgen is sezied.

Strategy

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Trivia

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English
(unofficial)
Beyond the Desert --
Japanese 砂漠を越えて Beyond the Desert

Gallery


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References

Heir of Light Beyond the Desert The Dracoknights of Thracia


Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War
Playable characters First gen. AdeanAlecArdenAyraAzelBeowolfBriggidClaudDeirdreDewEthlynFerryFinnHolynJamkeLachesisLewynLexMidayleNoishQuanSigurdSilviaTailtiu
Second gen. AltenaAresArthur/AmidCed/HawkCorpul/SharlowDelmud/TristanFaval/AsaelloFee/FeminaFinnHannibalJohalvaJohanJuliaLana/ManaLarcei/RadneyLeifLene/LayleaLester/DimnaNanna/JanneOifeyPatty/DaisySeliphShananTeeny/LindaUlster/Roddlevan
Non-playable characters First gen. AidaAlvaArvisAzmurBatuCalfCigyunEldiganEthniaEvaEveGrahnyeImcaKurthMahnyaManananMariccleOifeyRahnaRingShananTravantVictorVylon
Second gen. AnnaFelipeJakeLewynPalmarch
Other GalleForsetiLoptousMaeraNagaSalamand
Bosses First gen. AndoreyBeowolfBordeauxChagallClementCuvuliDaccarDeet'varDiMaggioDonovanDuvallElliotEldiganFerryGandolfGerrardJacobanJamkeKinboisLamiaLangobaltMacbethMagornMaiosPamelaPapillonPhilipPizareReptorSandimaSlayderVahaWaltzZane
Second gen. AltenaAnguillaAreoneArvisBanbaBaranBlegBloomBovisBoyceBramselBurianCanisCoulterCtuzofDagonDananDistlerDracoEquusEriuFisherFotlaGallusHannibalHaroldHildaIshtarIshtoreJavarroJohalvaJohanJudahJuliaJuliusJuphielKanatzLizaMabelManfroyMaykovMengMorriganMuhammadMusMusarOvisOvoPorcusRiddellRobertoRodanSchmidtScopioSimiaTeeny/LindaTigrisTravantZagam
The Twelve Crusaders BaldrBragiCedDainFjalarHeimHezulNeirNjörunOdThrudUlir
Holy Weapons BalmungForsetiGáe BolgGungnirHelswathLoptousMjölnirMystletainnNagaTyrfingValflameValkyrieYewfelle
Chapters First gen. P: Birth of a Holy Knight • 1: Lady of the Forest • 2: Crisis in Agustria • 3: Eldigan, the Lionheart • 4: Dance in the Skies • 5: Doorway to Destiny
Second gen. 6: Heir of Light • 7: Beyond the Desert • 8: The Dracoknights of Thracia • 9: For Whose Sake • 10: Light and Darkness • Endgame: The Final Holy War
Locations JugdralAgustria (Bragi TowerNordionOrgahil) • Yied Desert (Darna) • Grannvale (BelhallaChalphyDozelEddaFriegeJungbyVelthomer) • Isaach (Tirnanog) • Manster District (AlsterConoteLeonsterManster) • MiletosSilesseThraciaVerdane
Groups, objects and events Battle of BelhallaChild huntsCross KnightsHoly BloodHoly WarKnight brigades of GrannvaleLanceritterLoptyrians (DeadlordsLopt Empire) • Miracle of DarnaQuintessenceTwelve CrusadersYied Massacre
Related topics Mitsuki Ōsawa manga adaptationNuts Fujimori manga adaptationName chart • Other games (Thracia 776Awakening) • Timeline