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Dark Emperor

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Dark Emperor


Location

Millennium Court

New units

Midia

Boss(es)

Hardin

Dark Emperor (Japanese: 暗黒皇帝) is the twentieth chapter of Fire Emblem: Mystery of the Emblem and Fire Emblem: New Mystery of the Emblem.

Plot

Main article: Dark Emperor/Script

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Chapter data

Chapter Data
Conditions
Unit Data
Victory: Seize Player Enemy
Defeat: Marth dies 12+1 32+20
Cm fe03 b2 20.png


Character data

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Characters
New Units
Midia
Portrait midia fe12.png
Paladin
HP
35
Level
12
Automatically from turn 1*
Returning Characters

Small portrait default female player's unit fe12.pngSmall portrait raian fe12.pngSmall portrait luke fe12.pngSmall portrait roderick fe12.pngSmall portrait cecil fe12.pngSmall portrait marth fe12.pngSmall portrait gordin fe12.pngSmall portrait draug fe12.pngSmall portrait arran fe12.pngSmall portrait malliesia fe12.pngSmall portrait catria fe12.pngSmall portrait warren fe12.pngSmall portrait cord fe12.pngSmall portrait linde fe12.pngSmall portrait palla fe12.pngSmall portrait bord fe12.pngSmall portrait julian fe12.pngSmall portrait matthis fe12.pngSmall portrait wrys fe12.pngSmall portrait ogma fe12.pngSmall portrait yumina fe12.pngSmall portrait yubello fe12.pngSmall portrait sirius fe12.pngSmall portrait castor fe12.pngSmall portrait caeda fe12.pngSmall portrait barst fe12.pngSmall portrait rickard fe12.pngSmall portrait frey fe12.pngSmall portrait norne fe12.pngSmall portrait samto fe12.pngSmall portrait wendell fe12.pngSmall portrait caesar fe12.pngSmall portrait radd fe12.pngSmall portrait navarre fe12.pngSmall portrait phina fe12.pngSmall portrait cain fe12.pngSmall portrait bantu fe12.pngSmall portrait roger fe12.pngSmall portrait jeorge fe12.pngSmall portrait minerva fe12.pngSmall portrait etzel fe12.pngSmall portrait merric fe12.pngSmall portrait ellerean fe12.pngSmall portrait dice fe12.pngSmall portrait malice fe12.pngSmall portrait horace fe12.pngSmall portrait jake fe12.pngSmall portrait darros fe12.pngSmall portrait roberto fe12.pngSmall portrait belf fe12.pngSmall portrait leiden fe12.pngSmall portrait beck fe12.pngSmall portrait athena fe12.pngSmall portrait xane fe12.pngSmall portrait tiki fe12.pngSmall portrait est fe12.pngSmall portrait dolph fe12.pngSmall portrait abel fe12.pngSmall portrait macellan fe12.pngSmall portrait astram fe12.pngSmall portrait katarina fe12.pngSmall portrait tomas fe12.pngSmall portrait sheena fe12.pngSmall portrait samson fe12.pngSmall portrait frost fe12.pngSmall portrait roshea fe12.pngSmall portrait vyland fe12.pngSmall portrait sedgar fe12.pngSmall portrait wolf fe12.png

Item data

Items
Name Obtainment Method
Is snes01 ladyblade.png Ladyblade Northernmost chest
Nothing.png 10,000 G Uppermost treasure room chest
Is snes01 orion's bolt.png Orion's Bolt Upper-middle treasure room chest
Is snes01 knight crest.png Knight Crest Lower-middle treasure room chest
Is snes01 wyvern whip.png Wyvern Whip Lower-left treasure room chest
Is snes01 bishop ring.png Bishop Ring Lower-right treasure room chest
Is snes01 devil sword.png Devil Sword Southernmost chest
Is snes01 gradivus.png Gradivus Dropped by Hardin
Is snes01 darksphere.png Darksphere Dropped by Hardin if every other orb was obtained, immediately forming the Binding Shield
Is snes01 binding shield.png Binding Shield Immediately formed after obtaining the Darksphere

Enemy data

Enemy Units
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Ma snes01 thief enemy.gif
Thief Thief 20 1 Iron Sword Outside the castle during preparations, opens the front door and enters the castle during the opening.
Ma snes01 hero enemy.gif
Bodyguard Hero 20 3 Silver Sword --
Ma snes01 hero enemy.gif
Bodyguard Hero 20 2 Swordslayer --
Ma snes01 sniper enemy.gif
Bodyguard Sniper 20 4 Silver Bow --
Ma snes01 knight enemy.gif
Bodyguard Knight 1 2 Steel Lance Does not move.
Ma snes01 general enemy.gif
Bodyguard General 20 3 Javelin --
Ma snes01 mage enemy.gif
Bodyguard Mage 20 3 Bolganone --
Ma snes01 mage enemy.gif
Bodyguard Mage 20 2 Thoron --
Ma snes01 bishop enemy.gif
Bodyguard Bishop 20 1 Bolganone --
Ma snes01 bishop enemy.gif
Bodyguard Bishop 20 3 Meteor Does not move.
Ma snes01 bishop enemy.gif
Bodyguard Bishop 20 2 Swarm --
Ma snes01 bishop enemy.gif
Bodyguard Bishop 20 3 Fortify Does not move.
Ma snes01 earth dragon enemy.gif
Earth Dragon Earth Dragon 1 1 Dark Breath --
Ma snes01 dark mage enemy.gif
Dark Bishop Dark Mage 20 1 Dulam --
Ma snes01 emperor enemy.gif
Hardin Emperor 1 1 GradivusThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat. DarksphereThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.* Does not move; stands on a throne, the chapter's seize point.
Reinforcements
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Ma snes01 hero enemy.gif
Bodyguard Hero 10 10 Silver Sword --
Ma snes01 sniper enemy.gif
Bodyguard Sniper 10 5 Silver Bow --
Ma snes01 mage enemy.gif
Bodyguard Mage 10 5 Bolganone --


Reinforcements

  • Upon nearing the throne room, continuing until 5 of each appear.
  • Note: All reinforcements are halted when Hardin is defeated.

Boss data

Main article: Hardin
Boss data

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Normal Hard Maniac Lunatic

Portrait hardin 01 fe12.png
Emperor
Level 30
Movement --
Stats
Max HP 50 Speed 20
Strength 20 Luck 0
Magic 0 Defense 20
Skill 20 Resistance 15
Inventory
GradivusThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.
DarksphereThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.*
Weapon Levels
FE12RankSword.png -- FE12RankLance.png A FE12RankAxe.png --
FE12RankBow.png -- FE12RankTome.png -- FE12RankStaff.png --

Strategy

This section details unofficial strategies that may help with completion of the chapter. This may not work for everybody.


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Trivia

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English
(unofficial)
Dark Emperor Used in the Mystery of the Emblem and New Mystery of the Emblem fan translations
Japanese 暗黒皇帝 The Dark Emperor

Gallery

References

The Last Decisive Battle Dark Emperor The Wyvern's Dale
Depths of the Abyss


Fire Emblem: Mystery of the Emblem
Playable characters Book 1 AbelArranAstramBantuBarstBoahBordCaedaCaesarCainCastorCatriaCordDolphDraugEliceEstGordinHardinJagenJeorgeJulianLenaLindeLorenzMacellanMariaMarthMatthisMerricMidiaMinervaNavarreOgmaPallaRaddRickardRosheaSamsonSedgarTikiTomasVylandWendellWolfXane
Book 2 AbelArranAstramBantuCaedaCainCastorCatriaCecilDraugEliceEllereanEstPhinaGordinJeorgeJulianLenaLindeLukeMalliesiaMariaMarthMatthisMerricMidiaMinervaNavarreNynaOgmaPallaRaianRickardRoderickRosheaSamsonSamtoSheenaSiriusTikiVylandWarrenWendellXaneYubelloYumina
Non-playable characters Book 1 AnriCorneliusGotohIoteLizaMalledusNynaMostyn
Book 2 Aurelis KingBoahCamusGotohJagenLangLorenzMichalis
Bosses Book 1 CamusEmereusGazzakGharnefGomerHarmeinHollstadtHymanJiolKannivalKhozenMedeusMerachMichalisMorzasTikiVolzhinXemcelZharov
Book 2 DallEibelEllereanFire DragonGailGharnefHardinHereticIce DragonJeorgeLangLorenzLumelMage DragonMedeusNehringRuckeSheenaTorusWillowWyvernYodel
Regalia and personal weapons AumAuraExcaliburFalchionFire Emblem/Binding ShieldFortifyGradivusImhulluMercuriusParthiaRapierStarlight
Chapters Book 1 1: Marth Embarks • 2: The Pirates of Galder • 3: A Brush in the Teeth • 4: Champions of Aurelis • 5: Fire Emblem • 6: Lefcandith Gauntlet • 7: Port Warren • 8: Princess Minerva • 9: Knorda Slave Market • 10: The Ageless Palace • 11: Land of Sorrow • 12: An Oasis of Magic • 13: The Battle for Altea • 14: Star and Savior • 15: Manakete Princess • 16: Camus the Sable • 17: A Knight-Filled Sky • 18: Dark Pontifex • 19: The Dragonkin Realm • 20: Chosen by Fate
Book 2 1: The Grustian Expedition • 2: Rebellion at Macedon • 3: Abducted Princess • 4: Joy and Sorrow • 5: Liberation of Grust • 6: The Nest of Evil • 7: The Scarlet Sword • 8: Soulful Bridge • 9: Sanctuary of Sorcery • 10: Two Sorcerers • 11: Anri's Way • 12: Graveyard of Fire Dragons • 13: Frozen Land • 14: A Mystery Revealed • 15: Return of the Prince • 16: Regaining the Capital • 17: Gra's Sun Sets • 18: Battle of the Pass • 19: The Last Decisive Battle • 20: Dark Emperor • E1: The Wyvern's Dale • E2: The Dragon's Table (part 1part 2part 3)
Locations ArchaneaAlteaAnri's WayAurelisDolhr (Dragon's Table) • Empire of ArchaneaGraGrustKhadeinMacedonTalys
Groups, objects and concepts Archanean LeagueDragons (Divine DragonEarth DragonManakete) • HereticsSable OrderWar of HeroesWar of LiberationWar of ShadowsWhitewinged Order
Related topics Name charts (Book 1Book 2) • Other games (Shadow Dragon and the Blade of LightGaidenBS Fire Emblem: Archanea War ChroniclesShadow DragonNew Mystery of the EmblemAwakening) • Pre-release information (Unused content) • Sound MuseumTimeline
Fire Emblem: New Mystery of the Emblem: Heroes of Light and Shadow
Playable characters AbelArranAstramAthenaBantuBarstBeckBelfBordCaedaCaesarCainCastorCatriaCecilCordDarrosDiceDolphDraugEliceEllereanEstEtzelPhinaFreyFrostGordinHoraceJakeJeorgeJulianKatarinaKrisLeidenLenaLindeLukeMacellanMaliceMalliesiaMariaMarthMatthisMerricMichalisMidiaMinervaNagiNavarreNorneNynaOgmaPallaRaianRaddRickardRobertoRoderickRogerRosheaSamsonSamtoSedgarSheenaSiriusTikiTomasVylandWarrenWendellWolfWrysXaneYmirYubelloYumina
Non-playable characters Aurelis KingBoahCamusGotohJagenLangLorenz
Bosses AthenaCaedaCainClarisseDallDark BishopDraugEibelEllereanEremiyaEstFire DragonGailGharnefHardinIce DragonJagenJeorgeKatarinaLangLegionLorenzLumelLukeMage DragonMedeusNehringOgmaRoderickRuckeRuffianSheenaTorusWillowWyvernYodel
Regalia and personal weapons AumFalchionGradivusHauteclereImhulluMercuriusParthiaRapierStarlightWing Spear
Chapters Main story P1: Meeting • P2: Young Squires • P3: Training Begins • P4: New Companions (Jeorge, Athena) • P5: March Duty • P6: Bonds (Ogma, Draug) • P7: The Final Test (Est, Cain) • P8: Assassination of the Hero-King • 1: The Grustian Expedition • 2: Rebellion at Macedon • 3: Abducted Princess • 3x: Shadows Behind the Scenes • 4: Joy and Sorrow • 5: Liberation of Grust • 6: The Nest of Evil • 6x: Mercenary Squad • 7: The Scarlet Sword • 8: Soulful Bridge • 9: Sanctuary of Sorcery • 10: Two Sorcerers • 10x: The Mask Laughs • 11: Anri's Way • 12: Graveyard of Fire Dragons • 13: Frozen Land • 13x: Within the White Darkness • 14: A Mystery Revealed • 15: Return of the Prince • 16: Regaining the Capital • 16x: Reunion • 17: Gra's Sun Sets • 18: Battle of the Pass • 19: The Last Decisive Battle • 20: Dark Emperor • 20x: Depths of the Abyss • 21: The Wyvern's Dale • 22: The Dragon's Table • 23: The Dark Pontifex Lives • Endgame: Light and Shadow
New Archanea War Chronicles 1: Fall of the Palace • 2: Red Dragoon • 3: Thieves of Justice • 4: The Beginning
DLC bonus chapters 1: Wind and Thunder • 2: Three Assassins • 3: That Which Was Done by the Blade, Shall be Undone By the Blade
Locations ArchaneaAlteaAnri's WayAurelisDolhr (Dragon's Table) • Empire of ArchaneaGraGrustKhadeinMacedonTalys
Groups, objects and concepts Dragon (Divine DragonEarth DragonManakete) • HereticsSable OrderFire Emblem/Binding ShieldWar of HeroesWar of LiberationWar of ShadowsWhitewinged Order
Related topics Name chart • Other games (Shadow Dragon and the Blade of LightGaidenMystery of the EmblemBS Fire Emblem: Archanea War ChroniclesShadow DragonAwakening) • Pre-release information (Unused content) • Sound RoomTimeline