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FESoV Blake.png
Artwork of Blake from Echoes: Shadows of Valentia.




Starting class


Ignorance is a pitiable thing, aye, so it is.
— Blake

Blake (Japanese: ブライ Bly) is a myrmidon and minor boss in Fire Emblem Gaiden. Like many bosses in Gaiden, he does not have a single line of dialogue.

Fire Emblem Gaiden



Portrait blake fe02.png
Ma nes02 myrmidon enemy.gif Myrmidon
Level 1
Max HP 30 Luck 0
Strength 24 Defense 7
Skill 11 Resistance 6
Speed 9 Movement 5
Equipment Spells
Shadow SwordThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat. --
Sword Yes check.png Axe X mark.png B. Magic X mark.png
Lance X mark.png Bow X mark.png W. Magic X mark.png

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia


Blake reprises his role as a minor boss in the remake. However, he gains additional dialogue before the battle, in which he mocks the fate of the priestesses that have failed to reach Mila's Temple.[1]

Once again, he wields the Shadow Sword in the remake.


Normal Hard

Portrait blake status fe15.png
Ma 3ds03 myrmidon enemy.gif Myrmidon
Level 1
Max HP 30 Luck 0
Attack 11+13 Defense 7
Skill 11 Resistance 6
Speed 14-5 Movement 5
Item Skills
Shadow SwordThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat. Lifetaker*
FE15RankSword.png Yes check.png FE15RankAxe.png X mark.png FE15RankBlackMagic.png X mark.png
FE15RankLance.png X mark.png FE15RankBow.png X mark.png FE15RankWhiteMagic.png X mark.png


Battle quotes

Blake does not have any battle quotes in Gaiden.

What are you waiting for? Soon you'll all serve as scabbards for my shadow sword!
— Blake in Echoes: Shadows of Valentia

Death quotes

Blake does not have any death quotes in Gaiden.

Damn... You're stronger than you look... Shame you're too late... Mila is...already...
— Blake in Echoes: Shadows of Valentia


  • In Gaiden, Blake's portrait is a recolor of Deen's.

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Blake From a surname which was derived from Old English blæc "black" or blac "pale".[2]
Romanization of the katakana.
Alternate spelling.
Japanese ブライ Bly
Spanish Blake As above.
French Blake As above.
German Blake As above.
Italian Blake As above.
Dutch Blake As above.
Simplified Chinese 布莱
Traditional Chinese 布萊



  1. "You're a priestess, aye? Other of your kind have tried to cross this valley and seek Mila's blessing...but nary a one of them have completed their journey in one piece. [...] Why waste time explaining when you're about to be dead like all the rest?!" — Blake, talking to Celica, Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia
  2. Behind the Name: Meaning, origin and history of the name Blake,, Retrieved: 8 September 2018
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Fire Emblem Gaiden
Playable characters AlmAtlasBoeyCatriaCelicaClairCliveDeenDeltheaEstForsythGennyGrayJesseKamuiKliffLeonLukasLuthierMaeMathildaMycenNomahPallaPythonSaberSilqueSonyaTatianaTobinValbarZeke
Non-playable characters HalcyonIrmaLima IVLipricaMassenaMila
Bosses BarthBlakeDeenDeltheaDesaixDolthDumaGarciaGarthGazelleGharnGriethHestiaJamilJedahJeromeLawsonMagnusMarlaMikhailMuellerNuibabaRudolfShizasSlaydeSonyaTatarrahWolffXaizorZaksonZeke
Personal weapons FalchionRoyal Sword
Acts 1: Zofia's Call • 2: The Pilgrimage • 3: War of Deliverance • 4: Land of Sorrow • 5: Together to the End
Locations ValentiaMila ShrinesNovisRigel (Fear Mountain ShrineLost TreescapeDuma Tower) • Zofia (Ram)
Groups, objects and concepts DeliveranceMonsters
Related topics Fire Emblem Gaiden (manga)Name chart • Other games (Shadow Dragon & the Blade of LightAwakeningEchoes: Shadows of Valentia) • Sound Test ModeTimelineUnused contentWorld map
Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia
Playable characters Alm's
DLC EmmaRandalShadeYuzu
Non-playable characters ForneusHalcyonIrmaLima IVLipricaMassenaMila
Bosses ArgentumAurumBarthBerkutBlakeBrigand BossCerberusThe CreationDeenDeltheaDesaixDolthDumaFernandGarthGarciaGazelleGharnGriethHadesHestiaJamilJarth*JedahJeromeLawsonMagnusMarlaMikhailMuellerNaberiusNuibabaRineaRudolfSlaydeSonyaTatarrahWolffXaizorZaksonZeke
Regalia and personal weapons Beloved ZofiaFalchionGradivusMercuriusParthiaRoyal Sword
Acts P: Alm and Celica • 1: Zofia's Call • 2: The Pilgrimage • 3: War of Deliverance • 4: Land of Sorrow • 5: Together to the EndAct 6
Locations ValentiaDuma's OrdealsMila's OrdealsRigel (Fear Mountain ShrineSecret ShrineLost TreescapeDuma TowerDuma Temple) • Zofia (Deliverance HideoutDragon ShrineNovisRamSylvan ShrineTemple of MilaSeabound ShrineThieves' Shrine) • ArchaneaThabes
Groups, objects and concepts Death MasksBook of Valentian RevelationsDeliveranceMila's TurnwheelTerrors
Related topics Ancient LettersName chartDownloadable content • Other games (GaidenShadow Dragon & the Blade of LightAwakening) • Pre-release information (Unused content) • SidequestsSound TestTimelineWorld map