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Rienfleche

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Rienfleche

Is gba rienfleche.png
Icon of Rienfleche from Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade.

Can strike consecutively.*
For experienced units only.*

Type

Bow

First game

Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade

Rienfleche (Japanese: リヤンフレチェ Rienfleche) is an S-ranked bow, exclusive to Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade. It is one of the seven S-ranked weapons wielded by the familiar morphs serving Nergal in the Final Chapter, and is borne by the Uhai morph, dropped and obtained by the player upon its defeat. Nothing is known of its origin.

Stats

In the main Fire Emblem series

Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
The Blazing Blade Is gba rienfleche.png S 20 7 80 0 2 25 15,000 1 Deals bonus damage to Is gba pegasus.png flying units. Though its NTSC English description claims so, it does not act as a Brave weapon.

In other Fire Emblem series titles

The Rienfleche appears as one of Eleonora Yumizuru's Carnages in Tokyo Mirage Sessions ♯FE. It is only available if Eleonora's carnage, Virion, has been made an Assassin.

Carnage tmsfe rienfleche.png
Icon Is tmsfe bow.png
Attack 116
Skills Unity Cost
Is tmsfe almighty.png
Is tmsfe passive.png
SIs tmsfe elec.png
Is tmsfe fire.png
Is tmsfe passive.png
Overload
Spd Amplify
Lance-Plasma EX
Inferno Strike
Vital Shot
Is tmsfe enemy performa.png Giant Force ×1
Is tmsfe enemy performa.png Unruly Ectoplasm ×1
Is tmsfe prestige performa.png 5-Star Prestige ×3
Weaknesses and Resistances
Is tmsfe sword.png -- Is tmsfe lance.png -- Is tmsfe axe.png Wk Is tmsfe bow.png -- Is tmsfe fire.png Rs
Is tmsfe ice.png -- Is tmsfe elec.png Nu Is tmsfe force.png Wk Is tmsfe spirit.png -- Is tmsfe body.png --
No added effect.

Locations

The Blazing Blade

Dropped by Final Chapter, enemy Uhai

Flavor text

Game Text
(English)
Text
(Japanese)
The Blazing Blade
(NTSC-U)
Can strike consecutively.[sic] ??
The Blazing Blade
(PAL)
For experienced units only. ??

Trivia

Rienfleche's description error.
  • The Rienfleche's erroneous help description in the NTSC English version, "Can strike consecutively", was fixed in the PAL English version to match up with the other S-rank weapons: "For experienced units only." This error was not in the Japanese version.

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Rienfleche A portmanteau of the French rien, "nothing", and flèche, "arrow".
Japanese リヤンフレチェ Rienfleche
Spanish Rienfleche As above.
French Arbalète Crossbow
German Geistespfeil Spirit arrow
Italian Arco reale Royal bow

Gallery

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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)
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