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FESoV Lawson.png
Artwork of Lawson from Echoes: Shadows of Valentia.

A soldier from the Rigelian Empire.





Starting class


Voiced by

Lawson (Japanese: ローソン Lawson) is a paladin and minor boss appearing in Fire Emblem Gaiden. He is one of the bosses appearing in Alm's portion of Act 3. Like many bosses in Gaiden he has no dialogue.

Fire Emblem Gaiden


Lawson appears at the second portion of Zofia Forest to oppose Alm.


Portrait lawson fe02.png
Ma nes02 paladin enemy.gif Paladin
Level 2
Max HP 31 Luck 0
Magic 13 Defense 9
Skill 6 Resistance 5
Speed 9 Movement 8
Equipment Spells
-- --
Sword X mark.png Axe X mark.png B. Magic X mark.png
Lance Yes check.png Bow X mark.png W. Magic X mark.png

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia


Lawson reprises his role to oppose Alm during the Second Battle of Zofia Forest.


Normal Hard

Portrait lawson status fe15.png
Ma 3ds03 paladin enemy.gif Paladin
Level 5
Max HP 35 Luck 0
Attack 14 Defense 10
Skill 7 Resistance 5
Speed 10 Movement 8
Item Skills
-- Lance
FE15RankSword.png X mark.png FE15RankAxe.png X mark.png FE15RankBlackMagic.png X mark.png
FE15RankLance.png Yes check.png FE15RankBow.png X mark.png FE15RankWhiteMagic.png X mark.png


Battle quotes

Lawson does not have any battle quotes in Gaiden.

Zofian dullards... I'll dismantle you limb by limb!
— Lawson in Echoes: Shadows of Valentia

Death quotes

Lawson does not have any death quotes in Gaiden.

So this is the end... Forgive me, sire...
— Lawson in Echoes: Shadows of Valentia

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Lawson From an English surname meaning "son of Laurence".[1]
Loso Used in the most recent Gaiden fan translation. Possibly used over "Lawson" due to space issues.
Japanese ローソン Lawson
Spanish Lawson As above.
French Lawson As above.
German Lawson As above.
Italian Lawson As above.
Dutch Lawson As above.
Simplified Chinese 罗森
Traditional Chinese 羅森


Sprite Gallery
Portrait lawson fe02.png Paladin
Bs fe02 enemy paladin lance.png


  1. Behind the Name: Meaning, origin and history of the name Lawson,, Retrieved: 3 February 2019
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Fire Emblem Gaiden
Playable characters AlmAtlasBoeyCatriaCelicaClairCliveDeenDeltheaEstForsythGennyGrayJesseKamuiKliffLeonLukasLuthierMaeMathildaMycenNomahPallaPythonSaberSilqueSonyaTatianaTobinValbarZeke
Non-playable characters HalcyonIrmaLima IVLipricaMassenaMila
Bosses BarthBlakeDeenDeltheaDesaixDolthDumaGarciaGarthGazelleGharnGriethHestiaJamilJedahJeromeLawsonMagnusMarlaMikhailMuellerNuibabaRudolfShizasSlaydeSonyaTatarrahWolffXaizorZaksonZeke
Personal weapons FalchionRoyal Sword
Acts 1: Zofia's Call • 2: The Pilgrimage • 3: War of Deliverance • 4: Land of Sorrow • 5: Together to the End
Locations ValentiaMila ShrinesNovisRigel (Fear Mountain ShrineLost TreescapeDuma Tower) • Zofia (Ram)
Groups, objects and concepts DeliveranceMonsters
Related topics Fire Emblem Gaiden (manga)Name chart • Other games (Shadow Dragon & the Blade of LightAwakeningEchoes: Shadows of Valentia) • Sound Test ModeTimelineUnused contentWorld map
Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia
Playable characters Alm's
DLC EmmaRandalShadeYuzu
Non-playable characters ForneusHalcyonIrmaLima IVLipricaMassenaMila
Bosses ArgentumAurumBarthBerkutBlakeBrigand BossCerberusThe CreationDeenDeltheaDesaixDolthDumaFernandGarthGarciaGazelleGharnGriethHadesHestiaJamilJarth*JedahJeromeLawsonMagnusMarlaMikhailMuellerNaberiusNuibabaRineaRudolfSlaydeSonyaTatarrahWolffXaizorZaksonZeke
Regalia and personal weapons Beloved ZofiaFalchionGradivusMercuriusParthiaRoyal Sword
Acts P: Alm and Celica • 1: Zofia's Call • 2: The Pilgrimage • 3: War of Deliverance • 4: Land of Sorrow • 5: Together to the EndAct 6
Locations ValentiaDuma's OrdealsMila's OrdealsRigel (Fear Mountain ShrineSecret ShrineLost TreescapeDuma TowerDuma Temple) • Zofia (Deliverance HideoutDragon ShrineNovisRamSylvan ShrineTemple of MilaSeabound ShrineThieves' Shrine) • ArchaneaThabes
Groups, objects and concepts Death MasksBook of Valentian RevelationsDeliveranceMila's TurnwheelTerrors
Related topics Ancient LettersName chartDownloadable content • Other games (GaidenShadow Dragon & the Blade of LightAwakening) • Pre-release information (Unused content) • SidequestsSound TestTimelineWorld map