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Night Tide

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Night Tide

Is wii night tide.png
Icon of the Night Tide skill in Radiant Dawn.

Increase the defense and resistance of adjacent allies by 5. Black dragons






Night Tide (Japanese: 黒の波動 Black Wave) is a combat skill which is exclusive to Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn. Usable only by black dragon tribe laguz, it grants defensive boosts to its user's neighboring allies as long as they remain next to the skill's user.


Game Icon Effect Activation Capacity Notes
Radiant Dawn Is wii night tide.png +5 defense, +5 resistance to all adjacent allies. 100% 10 Black Dragons only.


Radiant Dawn

Units Kurthnaga
Items Night Tide

Flavor text

Game Text
Radiant Dawn
(skill assignment menu)
Increase the defense
and resistance of
adjacent allies by 5.
Black dragons
Radiant Dawn
Increases the defense and resistance of adjacent allied units by 5. ??


Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Night Tide --
Japanese 黒の波動 Romanized as BLACKWAVE in its internal file name.
Spanish Ola nocturna Night wave
French Vague noire Black wave
German Nachtwut Nightrage
Italian Neronda Black wave



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