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Flame Emperor (class)

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Flame Emperor

Ss fe16 flame emperor battle.png
The Flame Emperor as it appears in Three Houses.

Implacable as a flame, this masked figure is clad in heavy armor.

Unit type(s)


  • Various
  • Axes (specialty)

Charm, Axefaire

The Flame Emperor (Japanese: 炎帝 Flame emperor) is an enemy-exclusive class in Fire Emblem: Three Houses. It is the personal class of Edelgard under her "Flame Emperor" identity; she does not retain access to this class when playable. The Flame Emperor acts as a customized variant of the Armored Knight and Fortress Knight classes, specializing in axes, heavy armor, and authority.


Base stats

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Movement Constitution Weapon level
Three Houses 38 17 8 12 6 10 17 8 5 -- --

Class growth rates

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Charm Constitution* Movement* Weapon level
Three Houses 30% 10% 10% 0% 0% 0% 5% 5% 10% -- -- Axes +3 Authority +3
Heavy Armor +3
See class growth rate for more details on the mechanics of class growths in each game.

Class modifiers

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Charm Movement
Three Houses 5 0 0 0 -3 0 5 0 2 1

Class skills

Game Skill Learning conditions
Three Houses Charm Innate.
Three Houses Axefaire Innate.

Class change

Unique class
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Flame Emperor

Notable enemy Flame Emperors

Enemy Units
Name Game
Flame Emperor Three Houses Blue LionsGolden Deer
Edelgard Three Houses
Enemy Flame Emperor units in the Fire Emblem series.

Flavor text

Game Text
Three Houses
(Flame Emperor)
Implacable as a flame, this masked figure
is clad in heavy armor.
Three Houses
The Flame Emperor, who has been revealed as
Edelgard. It remains unclear why she has
chosen such a title...


  • The Flame Emperor's base stats, stat modifiers, skill level growth bonuses, and class abilities are all identical to those of the Armored Lord.

Etymology and other languages

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

Flame Emperor

As per the character who bears this class.



Flame emperor


Emperador del Fuego

Emperor of Fire


Empereur des Flammes

Emperor of Flames



Flame Emperor


Imperatore Fiamma

Flame Emperor



Flame Emperor

Simplified Chinese


Flame emperor

Traditional Chinese


Flame emperor



See also

Project Classes.png This article is part of Project Classes, a project focused in writing articles for every class present in the Fire Emblem series.
Classes in Fire Emblem: Three Houses
Unique classes Armored LordBarbarossaCommonerDancerDeath KnightEmperorEnlightened OneGreat LordHigh LordNobleWyvern Master
Beginner classes FighterMonkMyrmidonSoldier
Intermediate classes ArcherArmored KnightBrawlerBrigandCavalierDark MageLordMageMercenaryPegasus KnightPriestThief
Advanced classes AssassinBishopDark BishopFortress KnightGrapplerHeroPaladinSniperSwordmasterWarlockWarriorWyvern Rider
Special classes Dark FlierTricksterValkyrieWar ClericWar Monk
Master classes Bow KnightDark KnightFalcon KnightGreat KnightGremoryHoly KnightMortal SavantWar MasterWyvern Lord
Monster classes Altered Demonic BeastAltered GolemBlack BeastDemonic BeastExperimental Demonic BeastFlying Demonic BeastGiant BirdGiant CrawlerGiant Demonic BeastGiant WolfGolemGuardian GolemHegemon HuskThe Immaculate OneLord of the DesertLord of the LakeTitanusUmbral BeastWandering BeastWhite BeastWild Demonic Beast
Other classes AgastyaArchbishopFlame EmperorKing of LiberationRuffianSaintVerrat