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Defense/Resistance Rein

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Defense/Resistance Rein

Is feh def res rein 1.png
Icon of the Def/Res Rein 1 skill in Heroes.


Passive (Type C)

First game


Defense/Resistance Rein (Japanese: 守備魔防の牽制 Defense/Resistance Suppression) is a three-tiered passive type C skill which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes; the individual tiers of the skill are Def/Res Rein 1, Def/Res Rein 2 and Def/Res Rein 3 in order from lowest to highest. Def/Res Rein reduces the defense and resistance of nearby enemies; the size of the drops increases with the skill's tier.


Game Icon Type Effect SP cost Prerequisites Usable by Inheritable Other effects and notes
(Def/Res Rein 1)
Is feh def res rein 1.png C Inflicts −2 each on defense and resistance to foes within 2 spaces during combat. 60 -- Flying --
(Def/Res Rein 2)
Is feh def res rein 2.png C Inflicts −3 each on defense and resistance to foes within 2 spaces during combat. 120 Def/Res Rein 1 Flying --
(Def/Res Rein 3)
Is feh def res rein 3.png C Inflicts −4 each on defense and resistance to foes within 2 spaces during combat. 240 Def/Res Rein 2 Flying --



Method Data
Def/Res Rein 1 Def/Res Rein 2 Def/Res Rein 3
Unit (★★★★★) Cordelia: Unyielding SnowHinoka: Fair Pirate PairTriandra: Sunlit Nightmare Cordelia: Unyielding SnowHinoka: Fair Pirate PairTriandra: Sunlit Nightmare Cordelia: Unyielding SnowHinoka: Fair Pirate PairTriandra: Sunlit Nightmare

Flavor text

Game Text
(Def/Res Rein 1)
Inflicts Def/Res-2 on foes within 2 spaces
during combat.
(Def/Res Rein 2)
Inflicts Def/Res-3 on foes within 2 spaces
during combat.
(Def/Res Rein 3)
Inflicts Def/Res-4 on foes within 2 spaces
during combat.

Etymology and other languages

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

Defense/Resistance Rein

Abbreviated as Def/Res Rein.



Defense/Resistance Suppression


Amarra Defensa/Resistencia

Moor Defense/Resistance; abbreviated as Amarra Def/Res in the European localization and as Amrr. Def./Res. in the American localization.


Bride Défense/Résistance

Defense/Resistance bridle; abbreviated as Bride Déf/Rés.



Defense/Resistance Rein; abbreviated as Ver./Res.-Zügel.


Briglia Difesa/Resistenza

Defense/Resistance rein; abbreviated as Briglia Dif/Res.


Rédea Defesa/Resistência

Defense/Resistance rein; abbreviated as Rédea Def./Res.

Traditional Chinese


Impede Defense/Magic defense

See also

Type C passive skills in Heroes
Debuffing skills Atk PloyAtk SmokeAtk/Def ReinAtk/Res PloyAtk/Res ReinAtk/Spd ReinA/S Rein SnapChaos NamedDef PloyDef SmokeDef/Res PloyDef/Res ReinGlarePanic PloyRes PloyRes SmokeSpd PloySpd SmokeSpd/Def ReinS/D Rein SnapSpd/Res Rein
Experience-related skills Axe ExperienceAxe ValorBeast Exp.Beast ValorB Tome Exp.B Tome ValorBow Exp.Bow ValorDagger Exp.Dagger ValorDragon Exp.Dragon ValorG Tome Exp.G Tome ValorLance Exp.Lance ValorR Tome Exp.R Tome ValorStaff Exp.Staff ValorSword Exp.Sword Valor
Healing skills Breath of LifeEven RecoveryOdd RecoverySparkling Boost
Mobility skills Air OrdersArmor MarchArmored StrideAssault TroopA/D Near SaveA/R Far SaveA/R Near SaveA/S Far SaveA/S Near SaveCanto ControlD/R Far SaveD/R Near SaveEven TempestFanged TiesFetters of DromiFlier GuidanceGround OrdersGuidanceOdd TempestOpening RetainerSoaring GuidanceSolitary Dream
Proximity skills Alarm Atk/DefAlarm Atk/SpdAlarm Def/ResAlarm Spd/DefArmor MarchArmored StrideAtk TacticA/D Far SaveAtk/Def GapAtk/Def HoldAtk/Def MenaceA/D Near SaveAtk/Def OathAtk/Def ReinA/R Far SaveAtk/Res GapAtk/Res HoldAtk/Res MenaceA/R Near SaveAtk/Res OathAtk/Res ReinAtk SmokeA/S Far SaveAtk/Spd GapAtk/Spd HoldAtk/Spd MenaceA/S Near SaveAtk/Spd OathAtk/Spd PledgeAtk/Spd ReinA/S Rein SnapBern's New WayBreath of LifeChaos NamedClose GuardCross Spur AtkCross Spur SpdCross Spur ResDarkling GuardianDef TacticDef/Res GapDef/Res HoldDef/Res MenaceD/R Near SaveDef/Res OathDef/Res ReinDef SmokeDistant GuardDivine FangDomain of FlameDomain of IceDream DelivererDrive AtkDrive DefDrive ResDrive SpdEven RecoveryEverliving DomainFaith in HumanityFatal SmokeFortify ArmorFortify BeastsFortify CavalryFortify DefFortify DragonsFortify FliersFortify ResGlareGoad ArmorGoad BeastsGoad CavalryGoad DragonsGoad FliersGoddess BearerHeart of CrimeaHeir to LightHoly GroundHone ArmorHone AtkHone BeastsHone CavalryHone DragonsHone FliersHone SpdHuman VirtueIncite Atk/SpdInevitable DeathInfantry BreathInfantry FlashInf. HexbladeInf. Null FollowInfantry PulseInfantry RushInf. Spd TacticJoint Close GuardJoint Dist. GuardJoint Drive AtkJoint Drive DefJoint Drive ResJoint Drive SpdJoint Hone AtkJoint Hone DefJoint Hone ResJoint Hone SpdOdd RecoveryOpened DomainOrder's RestraintOstia's PulsePanic SmokePulse SmokeRallying CryRes SmokeRes TacticRouse Atk/DefRouse Atk/ResRouse Atk/SpdRouse Def/ResRouse Spd/DefRouse Spd/ResSavage BlowSeveranceSolitary DreamSpd/Def GapSpd/Def HoldSpd/Def MenaceSpd/Def OathSpd/Def ReinS/D Rein SnapSpd/Res GapSpd/Res HoldSpd/Res MenaceSpd/Res OathSpd/Res ReinSpd SmokeSpd TacticSpur AtkSpur Atk/DefSpur Atk/ResSpur Atk/SpdSpur DefSpur Def/ResSpur ResSpur SpdSpur Spd/DefSpur Spd/ResStall PloySurtr's MenaceSurtr's PortentThreaten AtkThreat. Atk/DefThreat. Atk/ResThreat. Atk/SpdThreaten DefThreat. Def/ResThreaten ResThreaten SpdThreat. Spd/DefThreat. Spd/ResWard ArmorWard BeastsWard CavalryWard DragonsWard FliersWith Everyone!
Stat-boosting skills All Together!Atk OpeningDef OpeningInborn IdealismRes OpeningSpd OpeningVision of ArcadiaWings of Light
Turn-related skills A/D Near SaveA/R Far SaveA/S Near SaveBreath of LifeD/R Near SaveEven Atk WaveEven Def WaveEven RecoveryEven Res WaveEven Spd WaveEven TempestFatal SmokeFuture-FocusedOdd Atk WaveOdd Def WaveOdd RecoveryOdd Res WaveOdd Spd WaveOdd TempestSavage BlowTip the Scales!
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