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Artwork of Jormungand from Genealogy of the Holy War.



First game

Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War

Jormungand (Japanese: ヨツムンガンド Jotsmungand) is the basic dark tome in the magic hierarchy of Jugdral, present only in Genealogy of the Holy War and Thracia 776. Primarily exclusive to enemies as with dark magic in general, with its sole playable user between the two games being Salem in Thracia 776, it has no extra effect in Genealogy of the Holy War and when wielded by Salem in Thracia 776; however, when used by enemies in the latter game, it will poison its victim if it hits.


Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth WEXP Other effects and notes
Genealogy of the Holy War Is snes02 jormungand.png Dark magic C 20 12 90 -- 1–2 50 65,535 -- --
Thracia 776 Is snes03 jormungand.png Dark magic C 14 12 70 10 1–2 20 2,200 1 If wielded by an enemy or NPC unit outside of the arena, inflicts Is snes03 status poison.png poison status on hit.


Genealogy of the Holy War

Unobtainable Exclusively wielded by enemy Dark Mages and Dark Bishops.

Thracia 776

Inventory Salem
Capture or steal Chapter 5, enemy Dark Mage, enemy Dark BishopChapter 12, enemy SalemChapter 14, enemy Dark Mage (×9, reinforcement) • Chapter 14x, enemy Dark Mage (up to ×103), enemy CoddaChapter 16B, enemy Dark Mage (×25), enemy LinecockChapter 17A, enemy Dark Mage (×16), enemy MooreChapter 18, enemy Dark Mage (×12, reinforcement) • Chapter 21, enemy Dark Mage (×8, reinforcement) • Chapter 21x, enemy Dark Mage (×128, reinforcement) • Chapter 23, enemy Dark Mage (up to ×82), enemy AlphandChapter 24, enemy Dark Mage (×42 + ∞) • Chapter 24x, enemy Dark Mage (×137), enemy Dark BishopFinal Chapter, enemy Dark Mage (×70)

Flavor text

Game Text
Thracia 776
Potent dark tome
Applies poison
on contact if used
by enemy mages*

Etymology and other languages

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

• Jormung
• Yotsmung
• Yotsmungand
• Jormungand
• Jörmungandr

• Used in older versions of the Genealogy of the Holy War fan translation.
• Used in the Thracia 776 fan translation.
• Used in the fandom outside of the fan translations.
• Used in the "Project Naga" patch for Genealogy of the Holy War.
• Used in the "Lil' Manster" patch for Thracia 776.



Jotsmungand. Corruption of Jörmungandr, a sea serpent and Loki's second son in Norse mythology.



Dark magic
Basic tomes CarreauFenrirFluxGoetiaHades ΩJormungandMiasma ΔRuinVerrineWorm
Long-range tomes Bohr ΧDeath ΓEclipseFenrirMirePetrifyPoison
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
Weapons in Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War
Swords ArmorslayerBalmungBarrier BladeBerserk SwordBrave SwordBroken SwordFlame SwordIron SwordIron BladeLands SwordLight BrandLightning SwordMiracle SwordMystletainnSafeguardSilver BladeSilver SwordSleep SwordSlim SwordSteel BladeSteel SwordThief's SwordTyrfingWind SwordWing Clipper
Lances Brave LanceBroken LanceGáe BolgGungnirIron LanceJavelinRidersbaneSilver LanceSlim LanceSteel Lance
Axes Brave AxeBroken AxeHand AxeHelswathIron AxeSilver AxeSteel Axe
Bows Brave BowBroken BowIron BowKiller BowSilver BowSteel BowYewfelle
Fire BolganoneDrained TomeElfireFireMeteorValflame
Thunder BoltingDrained TomeElthunderMjölnirThoronThunder
Wind BlizzardDrained TomeElwindForsetiTornadoWind
Light AuraDrained TomeLightningNagaNosferatu
Dark Drained TomeFenrirJormungandHelLoptous
Ballistae BallistaIron BallistaKiller Ballista
Staves Broken StaffFortifyHealMendPhysicRecoverRescueRestoreReturnSilenceSleepValkyrieWarp
Unused Weapons CharmGreat BallistaSilence SwordThief
Weapons in Fire Emblem: Thracia 776
Swords ArmorslayerBeo's SwordBerserk SwordBlessed SwordBragi SwordBrave SwordBroken SwordFlame SwordGreat SwordIron BladeIron SwordKilling EdgeKing SwordLands SwordLight BrandLightning SwordLong SwordLoptr SwordMareeta's SwordMeisterschwertParagon SwordRapierShadow SwordShort SwordSilver SwordSleep SwordSlim SwordSteel SwordVenin EdgeWind Sword
Lances Brave LanceBroken LanceDragon LanceGreat LanceIron LanceJavelinKiller LanceLong LanceMaster LanceRidersbaneShort LanceSilver LanceSlim LanceSteel LanceVenin Lance
Axes Battle AxeBrave AxeBroken AxeDevil AxeHammerHand AxeIron AxeKiller AxeMaster AxePoleaxSilver AxeSteel AxeVenin AxeVouge
Bows Brave BowBroken BowGreat BowIron BowKiller BowLong BowMeisterbogenShort BowSilver BowSteel BowVenin Bow
Fire Drained TomeElfireFireMeteor
Thunder BoltingDire ThunderDrained TomeThoronThunder
Wind BlizzardDrained TomeGrafcaliburForsetiTornadoWind
Light Drained TomeLightningNosferatu
Dark Drained TomeFenrirJormungandHelPetrifyPoison
Ballistae BallistaPoison BallistaIron Ballista
Staves BerserkBroken StaffFortifyHealKiaMagic UpMendPhysicRecoverRepairRescueRestoreRewarpSilenceSleepThiefTorchUnlockWarp
Unused weapons AuraBolganoneDarkness LanceGáe BolgGungnirKiller BallistaLoptousMjölnirValflameWatch