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Rouse Speed/Defense

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Rouse Speed⁄Defense

Is feh rouse spd def 1.png
Icon of the Rouse Spd/Def 1 skill in Heroes.

At start of turn, if unit is not adjacent to an ally, grants Spd/Def+2 to unit for 1 turn.


Passive (Type C)



Rouse Speed/Defense (Japanese: 速さ守備の奮起 Speed/Defense awakening) is a three-tiered passive type C skill which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes; the individual tiers of the skill are Rouse Spd/Def 1, Rouse Spd/Def 2, and Rouse Spd/Def 3 in order from lowest to highest. Units with a Rouse Spd/Def skill will receive a temporary boost to their Speed and Defense if they are not adjacent to any allies.


Game Icon Effect Activation Capacity Notes
(Rouse Spd/Def 1)
Is feh rouse spd def 1.png Boosts user's Speed and Defense by 2 each for the turn. If no allied units are adjacent of the user -- Cost: 60 SP
(Rouse Spd/Def 2)
Is feh rouse spd def 2.png Boosts user's Speed and Defense by 4 each for the turn. If no allied units are adjacent of the user -- Cost: 120 SP
(Rouse Spd/Def 3)
Is feh rouse spd def 3.png Boosts user's Speed and Defense by 6 each for the turn. If no allied units are adjacent of the user -- Cost: 240 SP



Units Corrin: Bloodbound BeastFerdinand: Noblest of Nobles

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Game Text
(Rouse Spd/Def 1)
At start of turn, if unit is not adjacent to an ally,
grants Spd/Def+2 to unit for 1 turn.
(Rouse Spd/Def 2)
At start of turn, if unit is not adjacent to an ally,
grants Spd/Def+4 to unit for 1 turn.
(Rouse Spd/Def 3)
At start of turn, if unit is not adjacent to an ally,
grants Spd/Def+6 to unit for 1 turn.

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes

Rouse Speed/Defense

Abbreviated as Rouse Spd/Def.



Speed/Defense awakening


Brío Velocidad/Defensa

Speed/Defense vigor; abbreviated as Brío Vel/Def in the European localization and as Brío Vel./Def. in the Latin American localization.


Réveil Vitesse/Défense

Speed/Defense awakening; abbreviated as Réveil Vit/Déf.



Speed/Defense High; abbreviated as Ges./Ver.-Hoch.


Sveglia Velocità/Difesa

Speed/Defense awakening; abbreviated as Sveglia Vel/Dif.


Velocidade/Defesa ânimo

Speed/Defense motivation; abbreviated as Vel./Def. ânimo.

Traditional Chinese


Speed/Defense awakening

See also

Type C passive skills in Heroes
Debuffing skills Atk PloyAtk SmokeAtk/Def ReinAtk/Res ReinAtk/Spd ReinChaos NamedDef PloyDef SmokeGlarePanic PloyRes PloyRes SmokeSpd PloySpd Smoke
Experience-related skills Axe ExperienceAxe ValorBeast Exp.Beast ValorB Tome Exp.B Tome ValorBow Exp.Bow ValorDagger Exp.Dagger ValorDragon Exp.Dragon ValorG Tome Exp.G Tome ValorLance Exp.Lance ValorR Tome Exp.R Tome ValorStaff Exp.Staff ValorSword Exp.Sword Valor
Healing skills Breath of LifeEven RecoveryOdd RecoverySparkling Boost
Mobility skills Air OrdersArmor MarchArmored StrideA/D Near SaveA/R Far SaveD/R Near SaveEven TempestFlier GuidanceGround OrdersGuidanceOdd TempestSolitary Dream
Proximity skills Armor MarchArmored StrideAtk TacticAtk/Def GapAtk/Def MenaceA/D Near SaveAtk/Def OathAtk/Def ReinA/R Near SaveA/R Far SaveAtk/Res GapAtk/Res MenaceAtk/Res OathAtk/Res ReinAtk SmokeAtk/Spd GapAtk/Spd MenaceAtk/Spd OathAtk/Spd ReinBreath of LifeChaos NamedClose GuardDef TacticDef/Res GapDef/Res MenaceD/R Near SaveDef/Res OathDef/Res ReinDef SmokeDistant GuardDivine FangDomain of FlameDomain of IceDrive AtkDrive DefDrive ResDrive SpdEven RecoveryFatal SmokeFortify ArmorFortify BeastsFortify CavalryFortify DefFortify DragonsFortify FliersFortify ResGlareGoad ArmorGoad BeastsGoad CavalryGoad DragonsGoad FliersHone ArmorHone AtkHone BeastsHone CavalryHone DragonsHone FliersHone SpdHuman VirtueInevitable DeathInfantry FlashInf. HexbladeInfantry PulseInfantry RushJoint Dist. GuardJoint Drive AtkJoint Drive DefJoint Drive ResJoint Drive SpdJoint Hone AtkJoint Hone DefJoint Hone ResJoint Hone SpdOdd RecoveryOrder's RestraintOstia's PulsePanic SmokePulse SmokeRes SmokeRes TacticRouse Atk/DefRouse Atk/ResRouse Atk/SpdRouse Def/ResRouse Spd/DefRouse Spd/ResSavage BlowSolitary DreamSpd/Def GapSpd/Def OathSpd/Def ReinSpd/Res GapSpd/Res ReinSpd SmokeSpd TacticSpur AtkSpur Atk/DefSpur Atk/ResSpur Atk/SpdSpur DefSpur Def/ResSpur ResSpur SpdSpur Spd/DefSpur Spd/ResStall PloySurtr's MenaceSurtr's PortentThreaten AtkThreat. Atk/DefThreat. Atk/ResThreat. Atk/SpdThreaten DefThreaten Def/ResThreaten ResThreaten SpdThreat. Spd/DefWard ArmorWard BeastsWard CavalryWard DragonsWard FliersWith Everyone!
Stat boosting skills Atk OpeningDef OpeningRes OpeningSpd OpeningVision of ArcadiaWings of Light
Turn-related skills A/D Near SaveA/R Far SaveBreath of LifeD/R Near SaveEven Atk WaveEven Def WaveEven RecoveryEven Res WaveEven Spd WaveEven TempestFatal SmokeOdd Atk WaveOdd Def WaveOdd RecoveryOdd Res WaveOdd Spd WaveOdd TempestSavage Blow
Miscellaneous skills Divine FangTime's PulseUpheaval