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Instant Bow

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Instant Bow

Is feh instant bow.png
The Instant Bow as it appears in Heroes.

Type(s)

Weapon (bow)

Game(s)

Heroes

Instant Bow (Japanese: 瞬撃の弓 Instant attack bow ) is a weapon skill in the bow category which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes. Instant Bow increases its user's attack and defense and prevents the foe from making a follow-up attack if the user initiates combat.

Stats

Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth WEXP Other effects and notes
Heroes Is feh skill weapon.png Bows 3★ 8 -- -- -- 2 -- 200 SP -- Deals bonus damage to Is feh flying.png flying units.
If user initiates combat, boosts their attack and defense by 4 each and prevents the foe from making a follow-up atttack.
Heroes
(+, unrefined)
Is feh skill weapon.png Bows 5★ 12 -- -- -- 2 -- 300 SP -- Deals bonus damage to Is feh flying.png flying units.
If user initiates combat, boosts their attack and defense by 4 each and prevents the foe from making a follow-up atttack.
Heroes
(+, refined: +Atk)
Is feh wpn atk refined.png Bows 5★ 13 -- -- -- 2 -- 350 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
50 Is feh refining stone.png
-- Deals bonus damage to Is feh flying.png flying units.
If user initiates combat, boosts their attack and defense by 4 each and prevents the foe from making a follow-up atttack.
Grants +2 HP.
Heroes
(+, refined: +Spd)
Is feh wpn spd refined.png Bows 5★ 12 -- -- -- 1 -- 350 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
50 Is feh refining stone.png
-- Deals bonus damage to Is feh flying.png flying units.
If user initiates combat, boosts their attack and defense by 4 each and prevents the foe from making a follow-up atttack.
Grants +2 HP and +2 speed.
Heroes
(+, refined: +Def)
Is feh wpn def refined.png Bows 5★ 12 -- -- -- 1 -- 350 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
50 Is feh refining stone.png
-- Deals bonus damage to Is feh flying.png flying units.
If user initiates combat, boosts their attack and defense by 4 each and prevents the foe from making a follow-up atttack.
Grants +2 HP and +3 defense.
Heroes
(+, refined: +Res)
Is feh wpn res refined.png Bows 5★ 12 -- -- -- 1 -- 350 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
50 Is feh refining stone.png
-- Deals bonus damage to Is feh flying.png flying units.
If user initiates combat, boosts their attack and defense by 4 each and prevents the foe from making a follow-up atttack.
Grants +2 HP and +3 resistance.

Availability

Heroes

Instant Bow

Units Sedgar: Coyote's Dutiful

Instant Bow+

Units Sedgar: Coyote's Dutiful

Flavor text

Game Text
(English)
Text
(Japanese)
Heroes Effective against flying foes. If unit initiates
combat, grants Atk/Def+4 during combat and
foe cannot make a follow-up attack.
飛行特効

自分から攻撃した時、戦闘中の攻撃、守備+4
かつ、敵は追撃不可

Etymology and other languages

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

Instant Bow

--

Japanese

瞬撃の弓

Instant attack bow; references the "impact" series of skills (i.e. Sturdy Impact, Mirror Impact, etc.), both having 瞬撃 ("instant attack") in their respective names.

Spanish

Arco fugaz

Bleeting bow

French

Arc vif

Brisk bow

German

Sekundenbogen

Seconds bow

Italian

Arco rapido

Quick bow

Portuguese
(Brazil)

Arco fugaz

Fleeting bow

Traditional Chinese

瞬擊之弓

Quick strike bow

Gallery

See also

Bow skills in Heroes
Basic bow skills Iron BowKiller Bow / Slaying BowSilver BowSteel Bow
Bow skills with secondary effects Assassin's BowBeguiling BowBig-Catch BowBouquet BowBrave BowBudding BowCandlewax BowCarrot-Tip BowClarisse's BowCocobowCoral BowCourtly BowCupid ArrowDevilish BowFiddlestick BowFiresweep BowFishie BowFortune BowGratiaGuard BowHama YaHelm BowInstant BowKabura YaMonstrous BowNinja YumiPlegian BowRefreshing BoltRein BowReindeer BowShining BowShort BowSpendthrift BowSpringy BowSunflower BowTannenbowUnbound BowWhitecap BowWyvern Yumi
Regalia and personal bow skills Argent BowBow of BeautyBow of DevotionBow of FreliaBow of TwelveBow of VerdaneCunning BowDamiell BowDaniel-Made BowDeep-Blue BowDestiny's BowDignified BowDouble BowFailnaughtFirst-Dream BowFlame of MúspellFlamefrost BowFujin YumiGuardian's BowHoly YewfelleIndignant BowJötnar BowKeen Coyote BowLuna ArcMeisterbogenMermaid BowMirage LongbowMulagirNidhoggNiles's BowParthiaPersecution BowRandgríðrRapid-Crier BowRebecca's BowRenowned BowRose-Quartz BowSetsuna's YumiSkadiSnide BowSniper's BowSpy-Song BowSurvivalist BowTanngrisnirThögnWarrior Princess
Other bow skills Umbra Burst