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Is wii corrosion.png
Icon of the Corrosion skill in Radiant Dawn.

In certain instances, causes enemy's weapon durability to drop.






Corrosion (Japanese: 武器破壊 Weapon Break) is a skill which debuted in Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance. When activated, it reduces the number of uses left in the enemy's equipped weapon; the decrease is based on the level of the skill's user.


Game Icon Effect Activation Capacity Notes
Path of Radiance Is gcn corrosion.png It decreases the remaining durability of the target's equipped weapon. (Skill)% 10 Formula for uses decrease:
- (User's level)/4
Radiant Dawn Is wii corrosion.png It decreases the remaining durability of the target's equipped weapon. (Skill/2)% 10 Beorc units only. Formula for uses decrease:
- (User's level)


Path of Radiance

Units Bastian
Scrolls Corrosion

Radiant Dawn

Units Bastian
Scrolls Corrosion

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Game Text
Path of Radiance ?? ??
Radiant Dawn
(skill assignment menu)
Can cause an enemy's
equipped weapon to
lose endurance points
equal to attacker level.
Beorc only.
Radiant Dawn
In certain instances, causes enemy's weapon durability to drop. ??


Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Corrosion The gradual decay of metal caused by chemical reaction with their environment, as with rust. This suggests that the skill is meant to work by rusting the enemy's weapon rather than actively breaking it.
Japanese 武器破壊 Weapon Break
Spanish Destrucción Destruction
French Corrosion As above.
German Abtrag Erosion
Italian Corrosione Corrosion



Skills in Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance
Experience-related skills BlossomParagon
Low-HP skills MiracleResolveWrath
Mobility skills CelerityCantoMove AgainSaviorShoveSmite
Miscellaneous skills AdeptCorrosionCounterGambleGuardInsightNihilParityProvokeReinforceRenewalSerenityShadeTempestVantageVigilance
Class skills KnifeLuminaMove AgainShoveSteal
Mastery skills AetherAstraBlessingBoonCancelColossusDeadeyeFlareLethalityLunaRoarSolStunVortex
Enemy-exclusive skills DisciplineDaunt
Skills in Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn
Command skills FlourishGambleGaldrarGlareParitySacrificeShoveSmiteStealWildheart
Counter skills CounterHowlMaelstromQuickclawShriek
Bonus damage skills BeastfoeBirdfoeDragonfoeNullify
Experience-related skills BlossomDisciplineParagon
Healing skills BlessingBoonGaldrarImbueMantleRenewalSacrifice
Low-HP skills MiracleResolveWrath
Mobility skills CantoCelerityGaldrarPassSaviorShoveSmite
Proximity skills Blood TideDauntNight TideWhite Pool
Miscellaneous skills AdeptCancelFortuneGuardMercyNihilPaviseProvokeVantage
Beorc-exclusive skills CorrosionDisarmDisciplineShadeStillness
Laguz-exclusive skills BlessingBlood TideBoonFormshiftGaldrarHowlInsightMaelstromNight TideQuickclawShriekVigilanceWhite PoolWildheart
Class skills CantoCritical +ShoveSteal
Mastery skills AetherAstraBaneColossusCoronaDeadeyeEclipseFlareImpaleIreLethalityLunaRendRoarSavageSolStunTear
Enemy-exclusive skills Aurora