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Knightkneeler (Japanese: 葬騎の一撃 Bury Cavalry Blow) is a skill which debuted in Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia. A weapon skill linked to the Rhomphaia, Knightkneeler grants its user an anti-cavalry effect, allowing them to deal bonus damage to cavalry foes.


Game Icon Effect Activation Capacity Notes
Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Is 3ds03 skill lance.png User deals bonus damage to Is 3ds03 mounted.png mounted units.
Grants +5 to Might and +15 to Hit.
(Cost: 4 HP)
-- Requires 15 SP to learn.
Cannot double attack.
Three Houses Is ns01 combat art lance.png User deals bonus damage to Is ns01 eff cavalry.png mounted units.
Grants +5 to Might and +15 to Hit.
(Cost: 4 durability)
-- Cannot double attack.


Echoes: Shadows of Valentia

Weapons Rhomphaia


Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Knightkneeler
Japanese 葬騎の一撃 Bury Cavalry Blow
Désarçonneur Unhorser



Skills in Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia
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Other skills AbsolveAnathemaAnti-ArmorAnti-CavalryAnti-FliersAntihexAnti-TerrorsApotropeBanishBowrange +1Bowrange +2Bowrange +3Dark SpikesDeicideDisciplineDivideDragonskinDuma's GiftEerie ScreechEvade CriticalHalve AxesHalve LancesHalve SwordsHeavy ArmorHexIncarnationInfluenceLifetakerMagic +5MiracleNullify AilmentsPactPhalanxPhantasmReconstructRecoveryResistance +5SanctuarySoothing LightSophisticateTeleportationTransmuteTri-afflictionUpheavalVengeful CryWildfireWrath