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Day Breaks (stage 1)

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Day Breaks

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Serenes Forest

New units




Previous chapter(s)

The Atonement

Next chapter(s)

Day Breaks (stage 2)

Hunt them down like dogs! Let none leave this forest alive! They will not rob me of my prize.
— Oliver

Day Breaks (Japanese: 黎明 Daybreak) is chapter 17 of Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance. This page covers the first stage of the chapter.


Main articles: Day Breaks (stage 1)/Script and Day Breaks/Conversations

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Chapter data

Chapter Data
Unit Data
Victory: Rout enemy Player Partner Other Enemy Third
Defeat: Ike dies 10 {{{partner}}} {{{other}}} 14+9 {{{third}}}
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Bonus EXP
Requirement Easy Normal/Difficult Maniac
Clear the chapter in 30 turns or less
(-penalty per # of turns after)
1050 (-60) 700 (-40) 350 (-20)
Clear bonus 225 150/-- --
Note: Bonus experience is rewarded at the end of stage 4 and will add together the turn counts of all four stages.

Character data

New Units


Returning Characters

Ike ​Titania ​Oscar ​Boyd ​Rhys ​Soren ​Mia ​Ilyana ​Mist ​Rolf ​Marcia ​Lethe ​Mordecai ​Volke ​Brom ​Kieran ​Nephenee ​Zihark ​Sothe ​Jill ​Astrid ​Gatrie ​Makalov ​Muarim ​Tormod ​Devdan ​

Item data

Name Obtainment Method
Is gcn killer lance.png Killer Lance Dropped by halberdier
Is gcn antitoxin.png Antitoxin Dropped by fighter
Is gcn hand axe.png Hand Axe Dropped by fighter (reinforcement)
Is gcn vulnerary.png Vulnerary Steal from halberdier
Is gcn vulnerary.png Vulnerary Steal from mage
Is gcn vulnerary.png Vulnerary Steal from myrmidon

Enemy data

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Easy Normal Hard



  • At the start of turn 3
    • 3 Myrmidons from the southern part of the map
  • At the start of turn 4
  • At the start of turn 6


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Etymology and other languages

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

Day Breaks






Al romper el alba

Breaking dawn


Premières lueurs

First lights



Red Dawn





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Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance
Playable characters AstridBastianBoydBromCalillDevdanElinciaEnaGatrieGiffcaGeoffreyHaarIkeIlyanaJanaffJillKieranLargoLetheLuciaMakalovMarciaMiaMistMordecaiMuarimNaesalaNasirNepheneeOscarRanulfReysonRhysRolfShinonSorenSotheStefanTanithTauroneoTibarnTitaniaTormodUlkiVolkeZihark
Trial map characters AshnardBryceOliverPetrineShiharam
Non-playable characters AimeeAltinaAsheraCaineghisDanielDeghinseaElenaGarethGreilHetzelIzukaJorgeKurthnagaLilliaLeanneLekainLoraziehLotzMustonNealuchiRajaionRamonRenningSanakiSephiranSigrunZelgius
Bosses AshnardBalmerBertramBlack KnightBoydBryceDakovaDanomillEmilEnaGashilamaGreilGromellHafeddHavettiHeddwynHomasaIkanauKamuraKasataiKayacheyKimaarsiKotaffMackoyaMaijinMuarimNaesalaNedataNorrisOliverPetrineRikardSchaefferSeekerShiharamTomenamiZawana
Regalia and personal weapons AlonditeAmitiAshera StaffDouble BowGurgurantRagnellRegal SwordRexauraRexboltRexcaliburRexflameRolf's BowUrvanVague KattiWishblade
Chapters P: Mercenaries • 1: The Battle Begins • 2: Rescue • 3: Pirates Aground • 4: Roadside Battle • 5: Flight! • 6: A Brief Diversion • 7: Shades of Evil • 8: Despair and Hope • 9: Gallia • 10: Prisoner Release • 11: Blood Runs Red • 12: A Strange Land • 13: A Guiding Wind • 14: Training • 15: The Feral Frontier • 16: The Atonement • 17: Day Breaks (stage 1stage 2stage 3stage 4) • 18: Crimea Marches • 19: Entrusted • 20: Defending Talrega • 21: Without a King • 22: Solo • 23: The Great Bridge • 24: Battle Reunion • 25: Strange Lands • 26: Clash! • 27: Moment of Fate (stage 1stage 2) • 28: Twisted Tower • Endgame: Repatriation
Trial Maps Hillside BattleLonely IsleStrange TurnDesperationEscapeTrapped
Locations TelliusBegnion (SienneTower of Guidance) • CrimeaDaein (NevassaTalrega) • GalliaGoldoaGrann DesertGritnea TowerKilvasPhoenicisSerenes Forest
Groups, objects and events Ancient languageGreat FloodGreil MercenariesLehran's MedallionMad King's War • Races (BeorcBrandedLaguz) • Serenes MassacreWarp Powder
Related topics List of version differences (Name chart) • Other games (Radiant Dawn) • Pre-release information (Unused content) • Sound RoomTimeline