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Nils

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Nils

The Blazing Blade Heroes


FERK Nils.png
Artwork of Nils from The Blazing Blade.

A bard possessing arcane powers. Brother of Ninian.

Gender

Male

Race

Half-human, half-dragon

Family
Starting class

Bard

Voiced by
Appearance(s)

Nils (Japanese: ニルス Nils) is a character in Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade. He plays an important role in the story, and is Ninian's brother.

Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade

Role


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Starting stats and growth rates

Portrait nils fe07.png
Ma gba bard nils playable.gif Bard
Level 1
Affinity Is gba iceaffin.png
Recruitment: Lyn's tale: Chapter 7, automatically from turn 1.
Eliwood's tale: Chapter 28, automatically from battle preparations.
Hector's tale: Chapter 30, automatically from battle preparations.

Stats Growth Rates

Inventory
Vulnerary
Weapon Levels
GBARankSword.gif -- GBARankLance.gif -- Axe -- GBARankBow.gif --
GBARankAnima.gif -- GBARankLight.gif -- GBARankDark.gif -- GBARankStaff.gif --
  • Note: When Nils returns in Eliwood/Hector's Tale, his inventory and stats will be the same as Ninian's.

Fire Emblem Heroes

Role

Nils is one of the characters added to the game in the On Dark Wings update, and became available for summoning by players on February 17, 2020. Only one variation of Nils is currently available in Heroes, based on his Fire Emblem incarnation.

Starting stats

Nils: Bright Bard is only available at 5★ rarity.
Portrait nils bright bard feh.png
Rarity ★★★★★
Weapon type Is feh blue breath.png
Movement type Infantry

Initial Stats Level 40 Stats

Maximum HP 16/17/18
Attack 6/7/8 Speed 8/9/10
Defense 3/4/5 Resistance 5/6/7
Skills
Is feh skill offense.png Frost Breath
Is feh skill support.png Play
Is feh skill special.png --

Skill set

Skill Rarity SP cost
Is feh skill offense.png Fire Breath Innate
Is feh skill offense.png Fire Breath+ Innate
Is feh skill offense.png Flametongue Innate
Is feh skill offense.png Frost Breath Innate
Is feh skill support.png Play Innate
Is feh hp +3.pngA HP +3 ★★★★★ 40 SP
Is feh hp def 1.pngA HP/Def 1 ★★★★★ 80 SP
Is feh hp def 2.pngA HP/Def 2 ★★★★★ 160 SP
Is feh even pulse tie 1.pngB Even Pulse Tie 1 ★★★★★ ?? SP
Is feh even pulse tie 2.pngB Even Pulse Tie 2 ★★★★★ ?? SP
Is feh even pulse tie 3.pngB Even Pulse Tie 3 ★★★★★ ??? SP
Is feh infantry pulse 1.pngC Infantry Pulse 1 ★★★★★ 60 SP
Is feh infantry pulse 2.pngC Infantry Pulse 2 ★★★★★ 120 SP
Is feh infantry pulse 3.pngC Infantry Pulse 3 ★★★★★ 240 SP

Personality and character


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Supports

Nils does not possess any supports in The Blazing Blade.

Endings

Nils, Child of Destiny
Nils vanished through the gate in order to seal it from the other side. Those who saw him go will never forget his look of sorrow.

Nils and Ninian
After these dragonkin bid farewell to the land of their birth, they returned to their new world. Meeting Eliwood warmed the hearts of these ice dragons with the hope that man and dragon could live in peace.

Quotes

Battle quotes

Nils does not have any battle quotes.

Death quotes

Lyn's Tale

In-battle conversation

Lyn: Nils! Are you all right?
Nils: I'm sorry, Lyn... I've been injured.
Lyn: Tactician! Take care of Nils!

Post-battle conversation

Lyn: How are you feeling, Nils?
Nils: I'm... I'm fine. So please take me with you.
Lyn: Don't worry, Nils. We won't leave you. Leave the fighting to me. You stay with Ninian.
Nils: Lady Lyndis... Thank you.

Eliwood's/Hector's Tale

In-battle conversation

Nils: Forgive me... I'm done for...
Eliwood: Nils!

Post-battle conversation

Eliwood: Nils, how are you feeling?
Nils: I'm... I'll be fine... It's... nothing...
Eliwood: Don't push yourself. You can rest in the rear. If anything happened to you, I couldn't face Ninian.
Nils: Lord Eliwood...

Battle History quotes

Fantastic! You must be a genius!
— Nils, with S or A rank
That's a good score! Everyone did well!
— Nils, with B or C rank
My flute must be out of tune, I guess.
— Nils, with D or E rank

Heroes' quotes

Main article: Nils/Quotes (Heroes)

Other appearances

Fire Emblem Cipher

Nils is currently featured on one card in Fire Emblem Cipher.

Fire Emblem Cipher data for Nils
TCGCipher B13-016SR.png Wind-Riding Ballad, Nils
Elibe

Male



"I believe in you. I will continue to protect you. I have to. That... That's both mine and Ninian's wish."
Attack: 30 Support: 20 Range: - Deploy Cost: 3
Class: Bard Tier: Base Class Change Cost: --
Purifying Flute Melody: [Activate] [Tap this unit] Choose one other ally. Until the end of the turn, that ally gains +30 attack.
Keepsake Ring: [Always] During your opponent's turn, this unit cannot be destroyed as the cost or effect of a skill.
Warming Hope: [Trigger] [Once per turn] When this unit is attacked in the Back Line, until the end of battle, this unit cannot be destroyed by the enemy's attack.
Card #B13-016SRArtist: Kawasumi
Some card information translation provided by Serenes Forest.
For more detailed strategic information on these cards, see their TCG wiki article on Nils .

Trivia

  • Nils and Ninian both have the same growth rates.

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Nils The Scandinavian form of Nicholas, a Greek name meaning "victory of the people".[1]
Japanese ニルス Officially romanised as Nils.
Spanish Nils As above.
French Nils As above.
German Nils As above.
Italian Nils As above.

Gallery

Small portrait nils fe07.png Sprite Gallery
Portrait nils fe07.png Bard
Bs fe07 nils bard.png
(Unarmed)

References


Project Characters.png This article is part of Project Characters, a project focused in writing articles for every character present in the Fire Emblem series.
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Chapters Lyn's Tale Prologue: A Girl from the Plains • 1: Footsteps of Fate • 2: Sword of Spirits • 3: Band of Mercenaries • 4: In Occupation's Shadow • 5: Beyond the Borders • 6: Blood of Pride • 7: Siblings Abroad • 7x: The Black Shadow • 8: Vortex of Strategy • 9: A Grim Reunion • 10: The Distant Plains
Eliwood's Tale 11: Taking Leave • 12: Birds of a Feather • 13: In Search of Truth • 13x: The Peddler Merlinus • 14: False Friends • 15: Noble Lady of Caelin • 16: Whereabouts Unknown • 16x: The Port of Badon • 17: Pirate Ship • 18: The Dread Isle • 18x: Imprisoner of Magic • 19: Dragon's Gate • 20: New Resolve • 21: Kinship's Bond • 22: Living Legend • 22x: Genesis • 23: Four-Fanged Offense (Lloyd, Linus) • 24: Unfulfilled Heart • 25: Pale Flower of Darkness (Kenneth, Jerme) • 26: Battle before Dawn • 26x: Night of Farewells • 27: Cog of Destiny • 28: Valorous Roland • 29: Sands of Time • 29x: Battle Preparations • 30: Victory or Death • Final: Light (part 1part 2)
Hector's Tale 11: Another Journey • 12: Birds of a Feather • 13: In Search of Truth • 13x: The Peddler Merlinus • 14: False Friends • 15: Talons Alight • 16: Noble Lady of Caelin • 17: Whereabouts Unknown • 17x: The Port of Badon • 18: Pirate Ship • 19: The Dread Isle • 19x: Imprisoner of Magic • 19x pt 2: A Glimpse in Time • 20: Dragon's Gate • 21: New Resolve • 22: Kinship's Bond • 23: Living Legend • 23x: Genesis • 24: Four-Fanged Offense (Lloyd, Linus) • 25: Crazed Beast • 26: Unfulfilled Heart • 27: Pale Flower of Darkness (Kenneth, Jerme) • 28: Battle before Dawn • 28x: Night of Farewells • 29: Cog of Destiny • 30: The Berserker • 31: Sands of Time • 31x: Battle Preparations • 32: Victory or Death • 32x: The Value of Life • Final: Light (part 1part 2)
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