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Class strength

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Class strength is a mechanic appearing in Fire Emblem Gaiden and its remake Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia influencing the amount of experience points a unit receive.


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Class strength in Gaiden
1 Gold KnightBaronBow KnightFalcon KnightDracozombieWhite DragonFiendHadesAurum
2 Dread FighterSageCantorKelbethNaberius
3 Paladin
4 MyrmidonSniper
5 KnightMage (Male units)PriestessPrincessFighterHeroArcanistRevenantEntombedFell God
6 CavalierPegasus KnightMage (Female units)WitchGargoyleDeathgoyleArcanist
7 MercenaryArcherSaintBonewalkerLich
8 Soldier
10 VillagerBrigandClericMogall
Class strength in Shadows of Valentia
1 Gold KnightBaronBow KnightFalcon KnightPriestess (normal-version only)DracozombieWhite DragonFiendGuardianVestalFafnirDagonBalorDeimosFire DragonFell DragonSkogulSpartanOliphantierHarrierEnchantressTomb LordMila's ServantDuma's Apostle
2 Dread FighterSageSaintPrincessHeroCantorLichDeathgoyleTitanGarudaYashaGuruExemplarRigainConquerorIllusory Hero
3 PaladinMogall
4 MyrmidonSniperDracul
5 KnightMage (Male units)Priestess (Celica-version only)FighterArcanistRevenantEntombedFell God
6 CavalierPegasus KnightMage (Female units)WitchGargoyleArcanist
7 MercenaryArcherBonewalker
8 SoldierCleric
10 VillagerBoyGirlBrigand

In Gaiden and Echoes: Shadows of Valentia, Class strength is used to calculate the unit's experience gain in battle.

Formula Notes
Killing an enemy [Enemy’s Class EXP x (Enemy’s Level + 9)/10)] x Class strength x Level Factor/100 If result is 0, treated as 1 (except against Duma)
Player unit deals damage but does not kill the enemy EXP for Killing an enemy x Damage done/Enemy’s Max HP/2 --
Player unit was deployed during the map Class strength x Level Factor/5 --

The Level Factor is calculated as below

Unit's Level Level Factor
1 and 2 10
3 9
4 8
5 7
6 6
7 5
8 4
9 3
10 and over 2


Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Class strength
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