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Malig Knight

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Malig Knight

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Camilla as a Malig Knight in Fates.

Nohrian. A tamer of evil dragons. Crushes foes with axes and tomes.

Unit type(s)
  • Flying
  • Dragon

Axe, Tome


Savage Blow, Trample

The Malig Knight (Japanese: レヴナントナイト Revenant Knight) is an advanced mounted class debuting in Fire Emblem Fates. One of the class change options available to Wyvern Riders, it wields axes and tomes. It is the second flying class in the Fire Emblem series with access to offensive magic, after the Dark Flier class from Awakening.


Base stats

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Movement Constitution Weapon level
Fates 18 7 6 6 5 0 8 6 8 -- Axes/Clubs E Tomes/Scrolls E
56 8 6 7 7 4 8 3 20 -- Axes E

Max stats

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Movement Constitution Weapon level
Fates 55 31 30 28 27 25 31 31 ?? -- Axes/Clubs A Tomes/Scrolls B
955 144 110 121 129 76 134 60 20 -- Axes S

Class growth rates

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Charm Constitution* Movement* Weapon level
Fates 0/75% 15/50% 15/50% 10/40% 5/30% 0/15% 10/45% 15/45% -- -- -- --
See class growth rate for more details on the mechanics of class growths in each game.

Class skills

Game Skill Learning conditions
Fates Savage Blow Learned from Level 5 and up.
Fates Trample Learned from Level 15 and up.

Class change


Base class Promotion method Advanced class
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Wyvern Rider
Using a Master Seal after reaching Level 10. Ma 3ds02 wyvern lord playable.gif
Wyvern Lord
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Malig Knight
Promotion choice criteria: The player can freely choose.


Base class Promotion method Advanced class
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Malig Knight
Using a Master Seal after reaching Level 15. Ma fewa malig knight camilla playable.gif
Malig Master

Playable Malig Knights

Playable Characters
Name Game
Camilla FatesConquestRevelation, Warriors
Nichol Fates
Playable Malig Knight units in the Fire Emblem series.

Notable enemy Malig Knights

Enemy Units
Name Game
Camilla FatesBirthrightRevelation, Warriors
Nichol Fates
Enemy Malig Knight units in the Fire Emblem series.

Flavor text

Game Text
Nohrian. A tamer of evil dragons.
Crushes foes with axes and tomes.


Etymology and other languages

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

Malig Knight

A pun on "malignant", having or showing ill will.



Officially romanized as Revenant Knight.


Jinete espectral

Ghostly knight






Robber Baron


Cavaliere spettrale

Ghostly knight. Abbreviated as Cav. spettrale in gameplay due to space restrictions.


레버넌트 나이트

Revenant Knight



  1. "暗夜の兵種。魔竜を従える魔竜騎士。斧と魔道で、敵軍を蹂躙する。(Nohrian class. Mage dragon knights who tame mage dragons. Tramples the enemy army with axes and magic.)" — Japanese Malig Knight flavor text, Fire Emblem Fates

See also

Project Classes.png This article is part of Project Classes, a project focused in writing articles for every class present in the Fire Emblem series.
Classes in Fire Emblem Fates
Base classes ApothecaryArcherCavalierDark MageDivinerFighterKitsuneKnightMercenaryMonkNinjaNohr PrinceNohr PrincessOni SavageOutlawSamuraiShrine MaidenSky KnightSpear FighterTroubadourVillagerWolfskinWyvern Rider
Advanced classes AdventurerBerserkerBasaraBlacksmithBow KnightButlerDark KnightFalcon KnightGeneralGreat KnightGreat MasterHeroHoshido NobleKinshi KnightMaidMalig KnightMaster NinjaMaster of ArmsMechanistMerchantNine-TailsNohr NobleOni ChieftainOnmyojiPaladinPriestessSniperSorcererSpear MasterStrategistSwordmasterWolfssegnerWyvern Lord
Non-human classes Astral DragonAutomatonFacelessFeral DragonStoneborn
Other classes BallisticianBlight DragonClericDark FalconDread FighterEmpty VesselGrandmasterGreat LordLancerLodestarLordMyrmidonNohrian KingOutrealm ClassPegasus KnightSilent DragonSongstressVanguardWitch
Classes in Fire Emblem Warriors
Playable base classes ArcherClericDancerDark KnightDark MageGreat KnightLordMageMalig KnightManaketeMercenaryMyrmidonNohr PrinceNohr PrincessOutlawPaladinPegasus KnightPriestessShrine MaidenSky KnightSongstressSpear FighterSwordmasterTacticianTricksterTroubadourWyvern Rider
Playable advanced classes AdventurerBlade LordCrown PrinceDark CrusaderDivaDivine DragonFalcon KnightGrandmasterGreat LordGuardian KnightHeroHigh PriestessHigh PrinceHoshido NobleLodestarMalig MasterMaster MerchantNohr NoblePrimaPrincessSageSniperSorcererSpear MasterStrategistSwordmasterWar ClericWyvern Lord
Enemy base classes Myrmidon (SamuraiMercenary) • Thief (NinjaOutlaw) • Cavalier (Expert Rider) • Soldier (Spear Fighter) • Pegasus Knight (Sky Knight) • Knight (Armored Knight) • Fighter (Oni SavageAxe Fighter) • Wyvern Rider (Wyvern Warrior) • Great Knight (Steel Knight) • ArcherMage (DivinerDark Mage) • Manakete (Ryujin)
Enemy advanced classes Swordmaster (Hero) • Assassin (Master NinjaAdventurer) • Paladin (Master Rider) • Halberdier (Spear Master) • Falcon KnightGeneral (Shield Master) • Warrior (Oni ChieftainBerserker) • Wyvern Lord (Wyvern Ace) • Guardian Knight (Sturdy Knight) • SniperSage (OnmyojiSorcerer) • Fafnir (Great Ryujin)
Other enemy/NPC classes Outrealm FiendVelezarkVillager