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Fortress Defense/Resistance

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Fortress Defense/Resistance

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

Type(s)

Passive (Type A)

First game

Heroes

Fortress Defense/Resistance (Japanese: 守備魔防の城塞 Defense/Resistance Fortress) is a three-tiered passive type A skill which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes; the individual tiers of the skill are Fort. Def/Res 1, Fort. Def/Res 2, and Fort. Def/Res 3 in order from lowest to highest. Fort. Def/Res boosts its user's defense and resistance, but reduces their attack; the size of the defense and resistance boosts increases with the skill's tier, and the size of the attack drop decreases.

Data

Game Icon Type Effect SP cost Prerequisites Unusable by Inheritable Other effects and notes
Heroes
(Fort. Def/Res 1)
Is feh fort def res 1.png A Grants +3 defense, +3 resistance, −3 attack. 100 Fortress Def 1 or Fortress Res 1 -- --
Heroes
(Fort. Def/Res 2)
Is feh fort def res 2.png A Grants +4 defense, +4 resistance, −3 attack. 200 Fort. Def/Res 1 -- --
Heroes
(Fort. Def/Res 3)
Is feh fort def res 3.png A Grants +6 defense, +6 resistance, −2 attack. 300 Fort. Def/Res 2 -- --

Availability

Heroes

Method Data
Fort. Def/Res 1 Fort. Def/Res 2 Fort. Def/Res 3
Unit (★★★★) Mordecai: Gentle FiretenderSonia: Inhuman Beauty Mordecai: Gentle Firetender
Unit (★★★★★) Gatrie: Armored AmourIdunn: Dark PriestessKliff: Curious SpiritMirabilis: Daydream Gatrie: Armored AmourIdunn: Dark PriestessKliff: Curious SpiritMirabilis: DaydreamSonia: Inhuman Beauty Gatrie: Armored AmourIdunn: Dark PriestessKliff: Curious SpiritMirabilis: Daydream
Tempest Trials Burden of Gifts: 10,000 points
Sacred Seal Forge 100 Transparent Badge, 20 Great Transparent Badge, 20 Sacred Coin 1,000 Transparent Badge, 400 Great Transparent Badge, 100 Sacred Coin, Fort. Def/Res 1 seal

Flavor text

Game Text
(English)
Text
(Japanese)
Heroes
(Fort. Def/Res 1)
Grants Def/Res+3.
Inflicts Atk-3.
攻撃-3、守備、魔防+3
Heroes
(Fort. Def/Res 2)
Grants Def/Res+4.
Inflicts Atk-3.
攻撃-3、守備、魔防+4
Heroes
(Fort. Def/Res 3)
Grants Def/Res+6.
Inflicts Atk-2.
攻撃-2、守備、魔防+6

Trivia

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  • When Fort. Def/Res was added to the game in the Brave Redux update, its icons used the borders of a traditional three-tier skill, with the lowest tier using a bronze border (shown right) and the highest a gold. In the Legendary Hero Eirika: Graceful Resolve update, the icons where altered to their current state.
    • The character reveal trailer for the Brave Redux update shows the original tier 3 icon alongside its listing for Fort. Def/Res 3 in Kliff's listing.[1]

Etymology and other languages

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

Fortress Defense/Resistance

Abbreviated as Fort. Def/Res.

Japanese

守備魔防の城塞

Defense/Resistance Fortress

Spanish
(Spain)

Bastión Defensa/Resistencia

Defense/Resistance bastion; abbreviated as Bastión Def/Res.

Spanish
(Latin America)

Fortaleza Defensa/Resistencia

Defense/Resistance fortress; abbreviated as Fort. Def./Res.

French

Fortesse Défense/Résistance

Fortress Defense/Resistance; abbreviated as Fort. Déf/Rés.

German

Verteidigung/Resistenz-Festung

Defense/Resistance-Fortress; abbreviated as Ver./Res.-Fest.

Italian

Forte Difesa/Resistenza

Defense/Resistance fortress; abbreviated as Forte Dif/Res.

Portuguese

Fortaleza Defesa/Resistência

Defense/Resistance fortress; abbreviated as Fort. Def./Res.

Traditional Chinese

防守魔防堡壘

Defense/Magic defense fortress

References

  1. Nintendo Mobile, Fire Emblem Heroes - New Heroes (Brave Redux), YouTube, Published: October 21, 2018, Retrieved: October 23, 2018

See also

Type A passive skills in Heroes
Aether Raids skills AR-D Atk/DefAR-D Atk/ResAR-D Atk/SpdAR-D Def/ResAR-D Spd/DefAR-D Spd/ResAR-O Atk/DefAR-O Atk/SpdAR-O Spd/Res
Bonus damage skills Ashera's ChosenDragonhideDragonscaleDragonskinDragoon ShieldGrani's ShieldIote's ShieldSvalinn Shield
Counter-attack skills Close CounterClose FoilClose ReversalClose SalvoClose WardDistant CounterDistant DartDistant FerocityDistant FoilDistant PressureDistant ReversalDistant StanceDistant StormDistant WardEmblems' MiracleOstian CounterOstia's HeartRealms United
Proximity skills Ashera's ChosenAtk/Def BondAtk/Def FinishAtk/Def FormAtk/Def SoloAtk/Def UnityAtk/Res BondAtk/Res FinishAtk/Res FormAtk/Res ScowlAtk/Res SoloAtk/Res UnityAtk/Spd BondAtk/Spd FinishAtk/Spd FormAtk/Spd HexbladeAtk/Spd ScowlAtk/Spd SoloAtk/Spd UnityAtk/Spd WildDef/Res BondDef/Res FinishDef/Res FormDef/Res ScowlDef/Res SoloDef/Res UnityDistant A/S SoloDistant D/R SoloLaws of SacaePower of NihilitySorcery BladeSpd/Def BondSpd/Def FormSpd/Def SoloSpd/Res BondSpd/Res FinishSpd/Res FormSpd/Res HexbladeSpd/Res Solo
Stat-boosting skills Attack +Attack/Def +Atk/Def CatchAtk/Def ClashAtk/Def IdealAtk/Def PrimeAtk/Def PushAttack/ResAtk/Res CatchAtk/Res IdealAtk/Res PushAtk/SpdAtk/Spd CatchAtk/Spd ClashAtk/Spd HexbladeAtk/Spd IdealAtk/Spd PrimeAtk/Spd PushBeyond WitcheryB Duel CavalryB Duel FlyingB Duel InfantryBonus DoublerBrazen Atk/DefBrazen Atk/ResBrazen Atk/SpdBrazen Def/ResBrazen Spd/DefBrazen Spd/ResC Duel CavalryC Duel FlyingC Duel InfantryDefense +Def/Res CatchDef/Res IdealDef/ResDefiant AtkDefiant DefDefiant ResDefiant SpdDistant PressureDragoon ShieldDualityEarth BoostEarthfire BoostEarthwind BoostFire BoostFireflood BoostFortress DefFort. Def/ResFortress ResFuryG Duel CavalryG Duel FlyingG Duel InfantryHP +HP/AtkHP/DefHP/ResHP/SpdKnightly DevotionLife and DeathObsessionPart of the PlanRare TalentR Duel CavalryR Duel FlyingR Duel InfantryResistance +ScendscaleSelf-ImproverSolid GroundSpeed +Spd/DefSpd/Def CatchSpd/Def ClashSpd/Def IdealSpd/ResSpd/Res CatchSpd/Res HexbladeSpd/Res IdealStill WaterSwift SliceThunder's FistTriangle AdeptVerdict of SacaeWater BoostWind Boost
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Proximity skills Armor MarchAtk SmokeAtk TacticAtk/Def BondAtk/Def FormAtk/Def SoloAtk/Res BondAtk/Res FormAtk/Res OathAtk/Res ReinAtk/Res SoloAtk/Spd BondAtk/Spd FormAtk/Spd OathAtk/Spd SoloBreath of LifeClose GuardDef TacticDef/Res BondDef/Res FormDef/Res SoloDist. Counter (D)Dist. Counter (M)Distant GuardDrive AtkDrive DefDrive ResDrive SpdFortify BeastsFortify DragonsHone AtkHone BeastsHone DragonsHone SpdInf. HexbladeInfantry RushRes TacticRouse Atk/DefRouse Spd/DefSavage BlowSorcery BladeSpd TacticSpd SmokeSpd/Def BondSpd/Def FormSpd/Def ReinSpd/Def SoloSpd/Res BondSpd/Res FormSpd/Res OathSpd/Res SoloSpur AtkSpur Atk/DefSpur Atk/ResSpur Atk/SpdSpur DefSpur Def/ResSpur ResSpur SpdSpur Spd/DefSpur Spd/ResThreaten AtkThreat. Atk/ResThreaten DefThreaten ResThreaten SpdThreat. Atk/DefThreat. Spd/ResWard BeastsWard Dragons
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