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Joint Close Guard

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Joint Close Guard

Is feh joint close guard.png
Icon of the Joint Close Guard skill in Heroes.

Type(s)

Passive (Type C)

First game

Heroes

Joint Close Guard (Japanese: 近距離相互警戒 Short-distance mutual caution) is a passive type C skill which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes; Joint Close Guard comes in only one tier. Joint Close Guard boost the defense and resistance of the user and nearby allies when facing users of 1-range weapons.

Data

Game Icon Type Effect SP cost Prerequisites Unusable by Inheritable Other effects and notes
Heroes
Is feh joint close guard.png C Grants +4 each to defense and resistance to allies within 2 spaces during combat against sword, lance, axe, breath, or beast foes.
If user is within 2 spaces of an ally and foe uses sword, lance, axe, breath, or beat weapon, grants +4 each to defense and resistance during combat.
300 Close Guard 3 -- --

Availability

Heroes

Method Data
Unit (★★★★★) Mycen: Zofia's Champion

Flavor text

Game Text
(English)
Text
(Japanese)
Heroes
Grants Def/Res+4 to allies within 2 spaces
during combat against sword, lance, axe,
dragonstone, or beast foes. If unit is within
2 spaces of an ally and foe uses sword,
lance, axe, dragonstone, or beast damage,
grants Def/Res+4 to unit during combat.
周囲2マス以内の味方は、
剣、槍、斧、竜、獣の敵と戦闘時、
戦闘中、守備、魔防+4

周囲2マス以内に味方がいる時、
剣、槍、斧、竜、獣の敵と戦闘時、
戦闘中、自身の守備、魔防+4

Etymology and other languages

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

Joint Close Guard

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Japanese

近距離相互警戒

Short-distance mutual caution

Spanish

Maxiguardia corta

Near max-guard

French

Entraide garde proche

Mutual aid near guard; abbreviated as Entr. garde pr.

German

Nachbar Nahschutz

Neighbor near position; abbreviated as Nachb. Nahschutz.

Italian

Guardia vicina gruppo

Group near guard; Guardia vicina gr..

Portuguese

Omniguarda rente

Near omni-guard

Traditional Chinese

近距離相互警戒

Short-distance mutual caution

See also

Type C passive skills in Heroes
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