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Hel (tome)

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Hel

FESK Hel.png
Artwork of Hel from Genealogy of the Holy War.
Type

Dark

First game

Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War

(Japanese: ヘル Hel) is a dark tome present only in Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War and Thracia 776, usable only by enemy Dark Mages and Dark Bishops. It possesses the unique ability to reduce its target's HP directly to just 1 in a single strike.

Stats

Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
Genealogy of the Holy War Is snes02 hel.png SNESRankDark.png B -- 28 60 -- 1-2 50 65,535 -- Deals (target's current HP - 1) damage to the target, leaving them with 1 HP; if the target is already at 1 HP, it kills them.
Thracia 776 Is snes03 hel.png SNESRankDark.png Prf* -- 20 60 0 1-2 3 Cannot be sold 1 Deals (target's current HP - 1) damage to the target, leaving them with 1 HP; if the target is already at 1 HP, it kills them. Usable only by enemies.

Locations

Genealogy of the Holy War

Unobtainable Exclusively wielded by enemy Dark Mages and Dark Bishops. No playable unit can legitimately wield dark magic.

Thracia 776

Capture and steal Chapter 23, enemy AlphandChapter 24, enemy Dark Mage(x5) • Chapter 24x, enemy Dark Mage(x128, reinforcement) • Final Chapter, enemy Dark Mage(x69)
(cannot be used by Salem)

Trivia

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English
(unofficial)
• Hel
• Hell
• Used in the Genealogy of the Holy War fan translation.
• Used in the Thracia 776 fan translation.
Japanese ヘル Either Hel, the afterlife of Norse mythology, Hel, that location's ruler, or Hell, the disciplinary afterlife of Abrahamic religions. Given the Jugdral duology's tendency toward Norse theming, it is more likely to be named for the former two.

Gallery

References

See also

Dark magic
Basic tomes CarreauFenrirFluxGoetiaHades ΩJormungandMiasma ΔRuinVerrineWorm
Long-range tomes Bohr ΧDeath ΓEclipseFenrirMirePoisonStone
Tomes with secondary effects Aversa's NightBanshee ΘDark Spikes ΤEclipseHelJormungandLunaNosferatuQuake ΣSwarm ΖWaste
Regalia and personal tomes ApocalypseBalberithEreshkigalGespenstGleipnirGrima's TruthLoptousNaglfar
Monster attacks Crimson EyeDemon SurgeEvil EyeShadowshotStone