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Breath of Blight

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Breath of Blight

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Neutralizes "effective against dragons" bonuses. At the start of turn 4, deals 10 damage to foes within 3 spaces, and restores HP to unit = number of foes within 3 spaces × 5. If foe's Range = 2, calculates damage using the lower of foe's Def or Res.


Weapon (Breath)



Breath of Blight (Japanese: 暗夜竜のブレス Dark Night Dragon's Breath) is a weapon skill in the breath category which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes. It is a personal weapon of Garon. Breath of Blight is a skill that neutralizes all anti-dragon bonus damage negated against it, and also allows its wielder to deal damage over a wide radius on turn 4 and heal itself based on the number of targets hit.


Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
Heroes Is feh skill weapon.png Is feh all breaths.png 5★ 16 -- -- -- 1 -- 400 SP -- --



Units Garon: King of Nohr


  • In Fire Emblem Fates, dragon Garon's weapon Dark Breath (暗夜竜の翼 "Dark Night Dragon's Wing" in Japanese) is internally referred to as 暗夜竜のブレス "Dark Night Dragon's Breath", which is Breath of Blight's Japanese name.
  • The effect granted by the Breath of Blight in Heroes is based on the Dragon Veins' effects in the Birthright endgame.

Etymology and other languages

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

Breath of Blight




Dark Night Dragon's Breath


Aliento pútrido

Putrid breath

(Latin America)

Soplo rancio

Rancid breath


Souffle fléau

Scourge breath



Rot Breath


Soffio malevolo

Malevolent breath


Sopro ferrugem

Rust breath

Traditional Chinese


Dark night dragon breath


See also

Breath skills in Heroes
Basic breath skills Fire BreathFlametongue
Breath skills with secondary effects Blackfire BreathDark BreathGlittering BreathLight BreathLightning BreathPale BreathWater Breath
Regalia and personal breath skills Astral BreathAurora BreathBreath of BlightBreath of FogBrutal BreathDemonic BreathDivine BreathDivine MistDraconic RageDusk DragonstoneEternal BreathEthereal BreathExpirationFell BreathFlamelick BreathFrost BreathFrostbite BreathFrostfire BreathGloom BreathGreat FlameLilac-Jade BreathMoonless BreathNurturing BreathOracle's BreathPrimordial BreathPurifying BreathRazing BreathSavage BreathScalding BreathSnow's GraceSpirit BreathSublime SurgeSummer's BreathSun DragonstoneZephyr Breath
Other breath skills Umbra Burst