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Is wii mercy.png
Icon of the Mercy skill in Radiant Dawn.

Allows an enemy unit to retain one HP when the unit receives a lethal blow.






Mercy (Japanese: 慈悲 Mercy) is a combat skill exclusive to Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn. It is usable only by Queen Elincia of Crimea, and she comes with it equipped when she becomes playable again in Part 4. It inhibits Elincia from killing anything so long as it remains equipped, leaving enemies with 1 HP remaining no matter what happens.


Game Icon Effect Activation Capacity Notes
Radiant Dawn Is wii mercy.png It leaves the target with 1 HP if the user's attack would kill the target. 100% 10 Elincia only.


Radiant Dawn

Units Elincia (When she returns in the Part 3 Endgame)
Items Mercy

Flavor text

Game Text
Radiant Dawn
(skill assignment menu)
Allows an enemy unit to
retain 1 HP when it
receives a lethal blow.
Elincia only
Radiant Dawn
Allows an enemy unit to retain one HP when the unit receives a lethal blow. ??


Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Mercy --
Japanese 慈悲 Romanized as MERCY in its internal file name.
Spanish Piedad Pity
French Clémence Clemency
German Barmherzigkeit Mercy
Italian Grazia Grace



See also

Skills in Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn
Command skills FlourishGambleGaldrarGlareParitySacrificeShoveSmiteStealWildheart
Counter skills CounterHowlMaelstromQuickclawShriek
Bonus damage skills BeastfoeBirdfoeDragonfoeNullify
Experience-related skills BlossomDisciplineParagon
Healing skills BlessingBoonGaldrarImbueMantleRenewalSacrifice
Low-HP skills MiracleResolveWrath
Mobility skills CantoCelerityGaldrarPassSaviorShoveSmite
Proximity skills Blood TideDauntNight TideWhite Pool
Miscellaneous skills AdeptCancelFortuneGuardMercyNihilPaviseProvokeVantage
Beorc-exclusive skills CorrosionDisarmDisciplineShadeStillness
Laguz-exclusive skills BlessingBlood TideBoonFormshiftGaldrarHowlInsightMaelstromNight TideQuickclawShriekVigilanceWhite PoolWildheart
Class skills CantoCritical +ShoveSteal
Mastery skills AetherAstraBaneColossusCoronaDeadeyeEclipseFlareImpaleIreLethalityLunaRendRoarSavageSolStunTear
Enemy-exclusive skills Aurora