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Shadowy Quill

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Shadowy Quill

Is feh shadowy quill.png
The Shadowy Quill as it appears in Heroes.

Type

Dagger

Wielder(s)

Nina

First game

Heroes

Shadowy Quill (Japanese: 双夜舞う怪盗の羽根 Dancing phantom thieves' feather) is a weapon skill in the dagger category which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes; it is a personal weapon of the masked-thief variation of Nina. Shadowy Quill boosts its user's attack at all times; if the user initiates combat or is near any allies, it boosts its user's attack and speed, calculates damage using the lower of the foe's defensive stats, and boosts the user's damage based on their active bonuses or the foe's active penalties; and, after certain actions, it allows its user to move back to the space they were on prior to their actions.

Stats

Game Icon Type Might Range SP cost Refine cost Prerequisites Unusable by Inheritable Other effects and notes
Heroes
Is feh skill weapon.png Daggers 14 2 400 -- Silver Dagger -- Enables Canto (Recall) (After attacking, using an assist skill, or destroying an Aether Raids structure, user can warp to space they started from (once per turn); cannot attack, use an assist skill, or destroy an Aether Raids structure; activates after action granted from skills like Galeforce).
Grants +3 attack.
If user initiates combat or is within 2 spaces of an ally, attack deals damage based on lower of their defense or resistance, grants +6 each to attack and speed to user during combat, and user deals +⁠(greater of total of user's bonuses or foe's penalties; calculated independently) damage (except with area-of-effect specials).
If user attacked in combat, after combat, inflicts −7 each to defense and resistance of foe and enemies within 2 spaces of foe through their next actions.

Availability

Heroes

Method Data
Unit (★★★★★) Nina: Shadowy Figures

Flavor text

Game Text
(English)
Text
(Japanese)
Heroes
Enables【Canto (Recall)】.

Grants Atk+3. If unit initiates combat or is
within 2 spaces of an ally, calculates damage
using the lower of foe's Def or Res, grants
Atk/Spd+6 to unit during combat, and deals
damage = total of the greater between unit's
current bonus or foe's current penalty to
Atk/Spd/Def/Res. (Calculates each value
independently. Excluding area-of-effect
Specials.)
Effect:【Dagger 7】

【Canto (Recall)】
After an attack, Assist skill, or structure
destruction, unit can return to the space
they moved from.

(Once per turn. Cannot attack or assist. After
moving, if a skill that grants another action would
be triggered (like with Galeforce), Canto will
trigger after the granted action. Unit's base
movement has no effect on movement granted.
Granted movement treated as Warp movement.)

【Dagger 7】
After combat, if unit attacked, inflicts
Def/Res-7 on target and foes within
2 spaces of target through their next actions.
攻撃+3
【再移動(移動前)】を発動可能

自分から攻撃した時、または
周囲2マス以内に味方がいる時、
敵の守備か魔防の低い方でダメージ計算、かつ
戦闘中、攻撃、速さ+6、かつ、ダメージが増加
増加値は、攻撃、速さ、守備、魔防の
スキル所持者の強化値と敵の弱化値の
高い方の合計
(能力値ごとに計算)(範囲奥義除く)

【暗器(7)】効果

【再移動(移動前)】
自分から攻撃、補助、地形破壊の行動をした後、
直後に移動前のマスに移動できる

(攻撃、補助、地形破壊不可)(1ターンに1回のみ)
(行動直後に再行動可能にするスキル発動時は、
 再行動で条件を満たせば、再移動が可能)
(再移動できる距離は、通常の移動の距離とは無関係)
(ワープ移動として扱う)

【暗器(7)】
戦闘中に攻撃していれば、戦闘後に
敵と、その周囲2マスの敵の
守備、魔防-7(敵の次回行動終了まで)

Etymology and other languages

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

Shadowy Quill

--

Japanese

双夜舞う怪盗の羽根

Dancing phantom thieves' feather

Spanish

Pluma oscura

Dark feather

French

Plume sombre

Dark feather

German

Schattenfeder

Shadow Feather

Italian

Penna ombra

Shadow feather

Portuguese

Pluma obscura

Dark feather

Traditional Chinese

飛舞雙夜的怪盜羽毛

Dancing pair's phantom thief feather

Gallery

Dagger skills in Heroes
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Regalia and personal dagger skills Abyssal BladeAsura BladesAthameBlade of JehannaBlade RoyaleBrightwind FansCandied DaggerConstant DaggerDeathly DaggerDreamflakeFelicia's PlateFireman's HookFrozen DelightGöndulHoarfrost KnifeHonorable BladeHunting BladeHurricane DaggerJakob's TrayKagero's DartKaze's NeedleKindling TaikoLevin DaggerLyfjabergNabata KunaiNiðavellir SprigPeshkatzPlayful PinwheelSæhrímnirSaizo's StarShadowy QuillSilent Yule KnifeSpy's DaggerSpy's ShurikenSummer StrikersSylgrTailwind ShurikenWildcat DaggerYmir, Everliving