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Mystletainn

Genealogy of the Holy War Awakening


FESK Mystletainn.png
Artwork of Mystletainn from Genealogy of the Holy War.
Type

Sword

Wielder(s)

Hezul*
Eldigan
Ares

First game

Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War

Mystletainn (pronounced /ˈmɪsəlˌteɪn/[key][1]; Japanese: ミストルティン Mystletainn) is a regalia sword introduced in Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War. Also known by the epithet "Demon Sword" (Japanese: 魔剣 demon sword or magic sword), it is the weapon once wielded by Hezul of Jugdral's Twelve Crusaders, bestowed upon him at the Miracle of Darna after his blood-bond with a dragon. The blade is the property of Hezul's descendants, those in possession of major Hezul Holy Blood, and is sealed to their exclusive use.

History

Originally, Mystletainn was the the property of Hezul's family, the Agusty royal family of Agustria, but when his major-blooded daughter married into the Nordion noble family, the major Hezul lineage was accidentally passed to House Nordion while the Agusty family was left with only minor blood, which by the time of King Chagall has apparently dissipated. The royal family then gave Mystletainn to House Nordion, in exchange for an oath of unwavering fealty to the crown.[2]

The blade was eventually inherited by Eldigan the Lionheart, the lord of Nordion as of Grann 757 and a friend of Sigurd of Chalphy. He wielded it in combat first to defend Sigurd's base at Evans Castle from Elliot during Sigurd's sortie into Verdane, and later against Sigurd's forces at the behest of King Chagall, up until his execution by his king. The blade was then passed to his son, Ares, who wielded it as a mercenary serving Javarro in Darna and later in fighting in Seliph's liberation army.

Eons later, possession of Mystletainn was sought by Prince Owain of Ylisse, who considered it the "fated mate to his sword hand"; in his eagerness, he mistook a common sword belonging to a resident of the Sage's Hamlet for Mystletainn.[3]

Stats

In the main Fire Emblem series

Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
Genealogy of the Holy War Is snes02 mystletainn.png SNESRankSword.png * 30 5 80 -- 1 50 50,000 -- +20 Skill, +10 Resistance, and Critical when equipped.
Awakening Is 3ds01 mystletainn.png Swords A 14 -- 85 15 1 25 0 2 +5 Skill when equipped. Cannot be forged.

In other Fire Emblem series titles

Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
Heroes
(Unrefined)
Is feh skill offense.png Is feh sword.png 5★ 16 -- -- -- 1 Infinite 400 SP -- -1 maximum special skill cooldown count when equipped.
Heroes
(Refined: +Effect)
Is feh wpn fury refined.png Is feh sword.png 5★ 16 -- -- -- 1 Infinite 400 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
200 Is feh divine dew.png
-- -1 maximum special skill cooldown count when equipped.
Grants +3 HP.
Also grants user +3 each in Attack, Speed, Defense, and Resistance, but inflicts 6 damage after combat.
Heroes
(Refined: +Atk)
Is feh wpn atk refined.png Is feh sword.png 5★ 18 -- -- -- 1 Infinite 400 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
200 Is feh divine dew.png
-- -1 maximum special skill cooldown count when equipped.
Grants +5 HP.
Heroes
(Refined: +Spd)
Is feh wpn spd refined.png Is feh sword.png 5★ 16 -- -- -- 1 Infinite 400 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
200 Is feh divine dew.png
-- -1 maximum special skill cooldown count when equipped.
Grants +5 HP and +3 Speed.
Heroes
(Refined: +Def)
Is feh wpn def refined.png Is feh sword.png 5★ 16 -- -- -- 1 Infinite 400 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
200 Is feh divine dew.png
-- -1 maximum special skill cooldown count when equipped.
Grants +5 HP and +4 Defense.
Heroes
(Refined: +Res)
Is feh wpn res refined.png Is feh sword.png 5★ 16 -- -- -- 1 Infinite 400 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
200 Is feh divine dew.png
-- -1 maximum special skill cooldown count when equipped..
Grants +5 HP and +4 Resistance.
Heroes
(Dark)
Is feh skill offense.png Is feh sword.png 5★ 16 -- -- -- 1 Infinite 400 SP -- -1 maximum special skill cooldown count when equipped. If special skill triggers before or during combat, further accelerate special trigger by an additional -2 after combat.
Click "Expand" to view Tokyo Mirage Sessions ♯FE information

Mystletainn appears as one of Itsuki Aoi's Carnages in Tokyo Mirage Sessions ♯FE. It is only available if Itsuki's carnage, Chrom, has been made a Great Lord.

Carnage tmsfe mystletainn.png
Icon Is tmsfe sword.png
Attack 114
Skills Unity Cost
Is tmsfe elec.png
SIs tmsfe elec.png
Is tmsfe moon.png
Is tmsfe passive.png
Is tmsfe passive.png
Maziodyne
Axe-Elthunder
Diarahan
Aether
Absorb Elec
Is tmsfe enemy performa.png Dark Knight Force ×1
Is tmsfe enemy performa.png Pale Scale ×1
Is tmsfe prestige performa.png 6-Star Prestige ×3
Weaknesses and Resistances
Is tmsfe sword.png -- Is tmsfe lance.png Wk Is tmsfe axe.png Rs Is tmsfe bow.png -- Is tmsfe fire.png Wk
Is tmsfe ice.png -- Is tmsfe elec.png Dr Is tmsfe force.png -- Is tmsfe spirit.png -- Is tmsfe body.png --
No added effect.

Locations

Genealogy of the Holy War

Inventory Second Generation: Ares

Awakening

Treasure Infinite Regalia, chosen at random from a pool of other items.
SpotPass distribution Available for download from July 5th, 2012JP/April 18th, 2013US/July 4th, 2013EU onward.

Heroes

Mystletainn

Units Eldigan: Lionheart

Dark Mystletainn

Units Ares: Black Knight

Trivia

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English • Mystletainn
• Dark Mystletainn
• As of Fire Emblem Awakening. From Mistilteinn (Icelandic: "mistletoe"), a sword from Norse mythology, wielded by Hrómundr Gripsson against the god Baldr; its name is sometimes rendered as Mystletainn.
• Used for the upgraded version in Heroes.
English
(unofficial)
• Mistolteen
• Mistoltin
Alternative romanizations.
Japanese ミストルティン
魔剣ミストルティン
Officially romanized as Mystletainn; as above.
• Demon Sword Mystletainn; used for the upgraded version in Heroes.
Spanish Mistilteinn From Mistilteinn, as above.
French Mistilteinn From Mistilteinn, as above.
German Misteltein Another variant of Mistilteinn, as above.
Italian Mystletainn As above.

Gallery

References

  1. Eldigan in Heroes
  2. "Black Knight Hezul founded the Agusty Royal Family. He had many children and one of them, his youngest daughter who possessed the Brand, was married off to the Nordion family. From then on, the successor of the Brand appeared within the Nordion Royal Family and they were allowed to take the Demon Sword Mystletainn if they swore an oath of loyalty to the Agusty Royal Family. In terms of bloodline, the rulers of Agusty were Hezul's direct descendants." - Designers' notes from a Genealogy of the Holy War playing guide, as translated by Serenes Forest
  3. "Owain: My mettle in combat is the stuff of legend! Bards sing tales of my— H-hey! Wait! Uncle Chrooom! I have but one request. If you find the sword Mystletainn, please permit me to wield it!
    Chrom: I heard you wailing about that before. What kind of blade are we talking here?
    Owain: A legendary one, Uncle! Imbued with the very power of the gods, if the tales are to be believed. I would use its might to defend my sacred queen and mother!
    " — Owain and Chrom, Fire Emblem Awakening

See also

Swords
Basic swords Al's SwordAlm's BladeBamboo SwordBlunt SwordBottleBroken SwordBronze SwordCecil's SwordEliwood's BladeEmblem BladeGlass SwordGreat SwordIke's BackupIron BladeIron SwordKilling EdgeLaslow's BladeLong SwordLucina's EstocLuke's SwordMarth's SpathaMeisterschwertNohrian BladeOgma's BladeRoy's BladeRusted SwordSelena's BladeSeliph's BladeShamshirShort SwordSilver BladeSilver SwordSlim SwordSteel BladeSteel SwordSwordTrainerTree BranchWo Dao
Swords with secondary effects AstraArmorslayerBarrier SwordBerserk SwordBlessed SwordBrave SwordDevil SwordEirika's BladeGolden DaggerIlwoonKing SwordLadybladeLaguzslayerLancereaverLeif's BladeLopt SwordMeisterschwertMiracle SwordParagon SwordPure SwordQuick SwordRapierSafeguardSeven SwordShadow SwordShadowkillerSilence SwordSleep SwordSoothing SwordSuperior EdgeSwordslayerThief's SwordVenin SwordWarrior's SwordWing ClipperWyrmslayerZanbatoZweihänder
Magic-based swords Flame SwordLeo's IcebladeLight BrandLightning SwordRuneswordSonic SwordWind Sword
Ranged swords Iron KukriSilver KukriSteel KukriStorm SwordTempest BladeUmbrellaWind Edge
Regalia and personal swords AlonditeAmatsuAmitiAudhulmaBalmungBeloved ZofiaBeo SwordBinding BladeBragi SwordBlessed SwordCaladbolgDurandalEarth SwordEckesachsEttard • Falchion (ArchaneanValentianParallel Falchion) • FloreteGanglariGurgurantLight BrandMani KattiMareeta's SwordMercuriusMissiletainnMystletainnNoble RapierRagnellRapierRegal BladeRegal SwordRoyal SwordShadow SwordSiegfriedSieglindeSolSol KattiTyrfingVague KattiYato
Sword skills in Heroes
Basic sword skills Iron SwordKilling Edge / Slaying EdgeSilver SwordSteel Sword
Sword skills with secondary effects Armorslayer / ArmorsmasherBrave SwordFiresweep SwordKadomatsuRuby SwordSafeguardWo DaoZanbato
Regalia and personal sword skills AlonditeAmitiAudhulmaAyra's BladeBeloved ZofiaBinding BladeDark GreatswordDurandalEckesachsFalchion (AlmLucina) • FólkvangrLaevateinLight BrandMeisterschwertMystletainnNameless BladeNíuRagnellRaijintoRegal BladeResolute BladeSiegfriedSieglindeSkuldSol KattiTyrfingVassal's BladeWing SwordYato
Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War
Playable characters First gen. AdeanAlecArdenAyraAzelBeowolfBriggidClaudDeirdreDewEthlynFerryFinnHolynJamkeLachesisLewynLexMidayleNoishQuanSigurdSylviaTailtiu
Second gen. AltenaAresArthur/AmidCed/HawkCorpul/SharlowDelmud/TristanFaval/AsaelloFee/FeminaFinnHannibalJohalvaJohanJuliaLana/ManaLarcei/RadneyLeifLene/LayleaLester/DimnaNanna/JanneOifeyPatty/DaisySeliphShananTeeny/LindaUlster/Roddlevan
Non-playable characters First gen. AidaAlvaArvisAzmurBatorCalfCigyunEldiganEthniaEvaEveGrahnyeImcaKurthMahnyaManananMariccleOifeyRahnaRingShananTravantVictorVylon
Second gen. AnnaFelipeJakeLewynPalmarch
Other GalleForsetiLoptousMaeraNagaSalamand
Bosses First gen. AndoreyBeowolfBordeauxChagallClementCuvuliDaccarDeet'varDiMaggioDonovanDuvallElliotEldiganFerryGandolfGerrardJacobanJamkeKinboisLamiaLangobaltMacbethMagornMaiosPamelaPapillonPhilipPizareReptorSandimaSlayderVahaWaltzZane
Second gen. AltenaAnguillaAreoneArvisBanbaBaranBlegBloomBovisBoyceBramselBurianCanisCoulterCtuzofDagonDananDistlerDracoEquusEriuFisherFotlaGallusHannibalHaroldHildaIshtarIshtoreJavarroJohalvaJohanJudahJuliaJuliusJuphielKanatzLizaMabelManfroyMaykovMengMorriganMuhammadMusMusarOvisOvoPorcusRiddellRobertoRodanSchmidtScopioSimiaTeeny/LindaTigrisTravantZagam
The Twelve Crusaders BaldrBragiCedDainFjalarHeimHezulNeirNobaOdThrudUlir
Holy Weapons BalmungForsetiGáe BolgGungnirHelswathLoptousMjölnirMystletainnNagaTyrfingValflameValkyrieYewfelle
Chapters First gen. P: Birth of the Holy Knight • 1: Lady of the Forest • 2: Crisis in Agustria • 3: Eldigan the Lionheart • 4: Dance in the Skies • 5: Threshold of Fate
Second gen. 6: Heir of Light • 7: Beyond the Desert • 8: The Dracoknights of Thracia • 9: For Whose Sake • 10: Light and Darkness • Endgame: The Final Holy War
Locations JugdralAgustria (Bragi TowerNordionOrgahil) • Yied Desert (Darna) • Grannvale (BelhallaChalphyDozelEddaFriegeJungbyVelthomer) • Isaach (Tirnanog) • Manster District (AlsterConoteLeonsterManster) • MiletosSilesseThraciaVerdane
Groups, objects and events Battle of BelhallaChild huntsCross KnightsHoly BloodHoly WarKnight brigades of GrannvaleLanceritterLoptyrians (DeadlordsLopt Empire) • Miracle of DarnaQuintessenceTwelve CrusadersYied Massacre
Related topics Mitsuki Ōsawa manga adaptationNuts Fujimori manga adaptationName chart • Other games (Thracia 776Awakening) • Timeline
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DLC characters AlmCatriaCelicaEirikaEldiganElinciaEphraimEstIkeKatarinaLeifLynPrince MarthMicaiahPallaRoySeliph
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Binding Blade CeciliaLilinaLughPercevalRaighRoyShannaSophiaWoltZephiel
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Sacred Stones AmeliaEirikaEphraimInnesL'ArachelLuteLyonMarisaMoulderSeth
Path of Radiance AshnardElinciaGeoffreyIkeLuciaMiaMistSorenTitaniaZihark
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Others CamusIshtarLinusLloydNarcianOliverPetrineSelenaTravantUrsula
Regalia and personal weapons AmatsuArmadsBalmungBook of NagaDouble BowExcaliburFalchion (Exalted FalchionParallel Falchion) • ForsetiGáe BolgGoddess StaffGoetiaGradivusGrima's TruthGungnirHauteclereHelswathMercuriusMissiletainnMjölnirMystletainnNidhoggNoble RapierParthiaRagnellRapierSol KattiTyrfingValflameWolf BergYewfelle
Chapters Main story path Pm: Invisible Ties • P: The Verge of History • 1: Unwelcome Change • 2: Shepherds • 3: Warrior Realm • 4: Two Falchions • 5: The Exalt and the King • 6: Foreseer • 7: Incursion • 8: The Grimleal • 9: Emmeryn • 10: Renewal • 11: Mad King Gangrel • 12: The Seacomers • 13: Of Sacred Blood • 14: Flames on the Blue • 15: Smoldering Resistance • 16: Naga's Voice • 17: Inexorable Death • 18: Sibling Blades • 19: The Conqueror • 20: The Sword or the Knee • 21: Five Gemstones • 22: An Ill Presage • 23: Invisible Ties • 24: Awakening • 25: To Slay a God • Endgame: Grima
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