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Sword of the Creator

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Sword of the Creator

Three Houses Heroes

Artwork of the Sword of the Creator from Three Houses.

Grants Byleth alone its power and the ability to use Ruptured Heaven.

Type

Sword

Wielder(s)
First game

The Sword of the Creator (Japanese: 天帝の剣 Sword of the creator) is a regalia weapon which first appeared in Fire Emblem Heroes and made its proper debut in Fire Emblem: Three Houses. It was once wielded by Nemesis in his conflict with Seiros, and is currently the personal weapon of Byleth, granting them the ability to use the Ruptured Heaven combat art and to attack at 2 range by extending its blade like a whip. Unlike traditional personal weapons, the Sword of the Creator can be used by any unit; however, if anyone other than Byleth equips it, it loses all of its unique power.

History

The Sword of the Creator is one of the Heroes' Relics of Fódlan. It was originally forged from the goddess Sothis's heart and bones by the so-called Liberation King Nemesis and wielded in his conflict with Seiros, but he was slain and the blade taken from him. The Sword of the Creator was eventually placed in the coffin generally presumed by the public to contain Seiros' remains. Approximately 1000 years later, a squad of soldiers led by the Death Knight raided the tomb in an attempt to collect the blade, but were repelled by Byleth and their students. The soldiers managed to unlock the seal containing the Sword of the Creator, and Byleth proved to be able to wield its full power. In response, Archbishop Rhea entrusted the sword to Byleth. Several months later, Byleth was caught in a spell created by the dark bishop Solon and trapped in a realm of darkness. In order to save them, Sothis sacrificed herself to grant Byleth her power, awakening the true potential of the Sword of the Creator. Byleth would continue to wield the blade throughout the conflict that would erupt in Fódlan over the next five years. If they chose to lead the Golden Deer, Nemesis was resurrected by "those who slither in the dark" to continue their campaign against Seiros and humanity. He was armed with an Agarthan copy of the Sword of the Creator known as the Dark Creator Sword, but slain for good by Byleth and Claude.

Stats

In the main Fire Emblem series

Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
Three Houses
(Normal, for Byleth)
Is ns01 sword relic.png Swords E 7 9 90 0 1-2 20 -- ? Grants access to Ruptured Heaven.
Recovers 5 durability when resting on the week's day off.
Three Houses
(Normal, for anyone else)
Is ns01 sword relic.png Swords E 7 19 90 0 1 20 -- ? Recovers 5 durability when resting on the week's day off.
Three Houses
(Sublime, for Byleth)
Is ns01 sword relic.png Swords E 15 7 90 10 1-2 20 -- ? Grants access to Sublime Heaven.
Recovers 5 durability when resting on the week's day off.
Three Houses
(Sublime, for anyone else)
Is ns01 sword relic.png Swords E 15 17 90 10 1 20 -- ? Recovers 5 durability when resting on the week's day off.
Three Houses
(Dark)
Is ns01 sword relic.png Swords A 16 7 85 0 1-2 30 -- ? Grants access to Heaven's Fall for units with the Crest of Flames.

In other Fire Emblem series titles

Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
Heroes Is feh skill offense.png Is feh sword.png 5★ 16 -- -- -- 1 Infinite ??? SP -- -1 maximum special skill cooldown count when equipped. Disables foe's skills that prevent user's follow-up attacks, guarantee enemy follow-up attacks, accelerate enemy special cooldown charge, or decelerate user's special cooldown charge.

Availability

Three Houses

Normal form

Event Automatically upon clearing Chapter 4

Sublime Creator Sword

Event Chapter 10, automatically after defeating Kronya. Replaces the Sword of the Creator when obtained.

Dark Creator Sword

Unobtainable Exclusively wielded by Nemesis in Verdant Wind Chapter 22

Heroes

Units Byleth: Proven ProfessorByleth: Tested Professor

Other appearances

Both Byleths wielding the Sword of the Creator in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Byleth wields the Sword of the Creator along with several other Heroes' Relics as a playable character in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. It is used in several of their moves, both in its sword form and its extended whip-like form. These attacks tend to be faster than Byleth's attacks with the other relics. Its whip-like characteristics are further expanded upon in Byleth's up special, where it can grab onto ledges, making it their primary method of recovery; the move is even capable of latching onto enemy fighters and sending Byleth toward them.

Flavor text

Game Text
(English)
Text
(Japanese)
Three Houses
(Sword of the Creator)
Grants Byleth alone its power
and the ability to use Ruptured Heaven.
ベレスのみ力を発揮できる
戦技「破天」が使用可能
Three Houses
(Sublime Creator Sword)
Exalted Sword of the Creator. Byleth
alone can wield it. Enables Sublime Heaven.
ベレスのみ力を発揮できる
戦技「覇天」が使用可能
Three Houses
(Dark Creator Sword)
Fell Sword of the Creator with two Crest Stones,
this enables Heaven's Fall for Crest of Flames.
2つの紋章石の力を得た、闇の魔剣
炎の紋章のみ戦技「崩天」を使用可能

Trivia

  • The Sword of the Creator is the only Hero's Relic to not have a Crest Stone embedded into it during the events of Three Houses; by extension, this also means it is the only Hero's Relic that cannot be used at full power by everyone who has the correct crest, responding only to Byleth due to their possession of the Crest Stone tied to it. By contrast, its copy (the Dark Creator Sword) is the only known Relic to have two Crest Stones embedded into it.
    • The Crest Stones embedded into the Dark Creator Sword are engraved with the Crests of Noa and Timotheos, both of which are Crests that were lost to history by the time of Three Houses.

Etymology and other languages

Sword of the Creator

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English • Sword of the Creator
• Creator Sword
• This name is used in Three Houses.
• This name is used in Heroes, likely due to space limitations.
Japanese 天帝の剣 Sword of the creator
Spanish Espada de la Creación Sword of Creation
French Épée du Créateur Sword of the Creator
German Schwert des Schöpfers Sword of the Creator
Italian Spada della Creazione Sword of Creation
Korean 천제의 검 Sword of heaven
Simplified Chinese 天帝之剑 Sword of heaven
Traditional Chinese 天帝之劍 Sword of heaven

Sublime Creator Sword

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Sublime Creator Sword --
Japanese 天帝の覇剣 Supreme sword of the creator
Spanish Espada Suprema Supreme sword
French Épée Suprême Supreme sword
German Ewiger Schöpferschwert Eternal Creator Sword; abbreviated to Ewig. Schöpferschwert.
Italian Spada Creazione suprema Supreme Creator sword; abbreviated to Sp. Creazione suprema.
Korean 천제의 패검 Supreme sword of heaven
Simplified Chinese 天帝之霸剑+ Supreme sword of heaven+
Traditional Chinese 天帝之霸劍 Supreme sword of heaven

Dark Creator Sword

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Dark Creator Sword --
Japanese 天帝の闇剣 Dark sword of the creator
Spanish Espada del Caos Sword of Chaos
French Épée du Chaos Sword of Chaos
German Dunkles Schöpferschwert Dark Creator Sword; abbreviated to Dkl. Schöpferschwert
Italian Spada Creazione oscura Dark Creation sword; abbreviated to Sp. Creazione oscura
Korean 천제의 암흑검 Darkblade of heaven
Simplified Chinese 天帝之暗剑 Dark sword of heaven
Traditional Chinese 天帝之闇劍 Dark sword of heaven

Gallery

See also

Swords
Basic swords Al's SwordAlm's BladeBamboo SwordBlunt SwordBottleBroken SwordBronze SwordCecil's SwordEliwood's BladeEmblem BladeGlass SwordGreat SwordIke's BackupIron BladeIron SwordKilling EdgeLaslow's BladeLong SwordLucina's EstocLuke's SwordMarth's SpathaMeisterschwertNohrian BladeOgma's BladeRoy's BladeRusted SwordSelena's BladeSeliph's BladeShamshirShort SwordSilver BladeSilver SwordSlim SwordSteel BladeSteel SwordSwordSword of ZoltanTrainerTraining SwordTree BranchWo Dao
Swords with secondary effects AstraArmorslayerBarrier BladeBerserk SwordBlessed SwordBrave SwordCursed Ashiya SwordDevil SwordEirika's BladeGolden DaggerIlwoonKing SwordLadybladeLaguzslayerLancereaverLeif's BladeLopt SwordMeisterschwertMiracle SwordParagon SwordPure SwordQuick SwordRapierSafeguardSeven SwordShadow SwordShadowkillerSilence SwordSleep SwordSoothing SwordSuperior EdgeSwordslayerThief's SwordVenin SwordWarrior's SwordWing ClipperWyrmslayerZanbatoZweihänder
Magic-based swords Flame SwordLeo's IcebladeLevin SwordLight BrandRuneswordSonic SwordWind Sword
Ranged swords Giant KatarIron KukriSilver KukriSteel KukriStorm SwordTempest BladeUmbrellaWind Edge
Regalia and personal swords AlonditeAmatsuAmitiAthameAudhulmaBalmungBeloved ZofiaBeo SwordBinding BladeBlutgangBragi SwordBlessed SwordCaladbolgDurandalEarth SwordEckesachsEttard • Falchion (ArchaneanValentianParallel Falchion) • FloreteGanglariGurgurantLight BrandMani KattiMareeta's SwordMercuriusMissiletainnMystletainnNoble RapierRagnellRapierRegal BladeRegal SwordRoyal SwordShadow SwordSiegfriedSieglindeSolSol KattiSword of BegaltaSword of MoraltaSword of SeirosSword of the CreatorThunderbrandTyrfingVague KattiYato
Fire Emblem: Three Houses
Playable characters Black Eagles BernadettaCasparDorotheaEdelgardFerdinandHubertLinhardtPetra
Blue Lions AnnetteAsheDedueDimitriFelixIngridMercedesSylvain
Golden Deer ClaudeHildaIgnatzLeonieLorenzLysitheaMarianneRaphael
Other AloisAnna*BylethCatherineCyrilFlaynGilbertHannemanJeritza*ManuelaSetethShamir
Ashen Wolves* BalthusConstanceHapiYuri
Non-playable characters Duke AegirFlecheIonius IXJeraltJudithLadislavaLambertLord ArundelMonicaNaderRandolphRheaRodrigueSeirosSothisTomas
Bosses AcheronAelfric*BiasBlaiddydCatherineCharonChilonClaudeCorneliaDaphnelDeath KnightDimitriDominicEdelgardFlame EmperorFerdinandFraldariusGautierGloucesterGonerilGwendalHubertThe Immaculate OneThe ImmovableJudithKostasKronyaLadislavaLamineLonatoLord ArundelLorenzMetodeyMiklanMysonNaderNemesisOdessePallardóPittacusRandolphRheaRieganRodrigueSolonThalesWandering BeastThe Wind Caller
Personal weapons and regalia Aegis ShieldAreadbharAsclepiusAthameAxe of UkonvasaraAymrBlutgangCaduceus StaffCirce StaffCrusherFailnaughtFetters of DromiFreikugelThe InexhaustibleLance of RuinLúinOchain ShieldRafail GemScythe of SarielSeiros ShieldSpear of AssalSword of BegaltaSword of MoraltaSword of SeirosSword of the CreatorTathlum BowThunderbrandThyrsusVajra-Mushti
Chapters Part I Prologue: An Inevitable Encounter • 1: Three Houses • 2: Familiar Scenery • 3: Mutiny in the Mist • 4: The Goddess's Rite of Rebirth • 5: Tower of Black Winds • 6: Rumors of a Reaper • 7: Field of the Eagle and Lion • 8: The Flame in the Darkness • 9: The Cause of Sorrow • 10: Where the Goddess Dwells • 11: Throne of Knowledge • 12: To War Black Eagles, if Byleth sides against EdelgardBlue LionsGolden Deer / Outset of a Power StruggleBlack Eagles, if Byleth sides with Edelgard
Part II Silver Snow
Silver Snow
13: Reunion at Dawn • 14: A King Without a Kingdom • 15: Valley of Torment • 16: The Rose-Colored River • 17: The Impregnable Fortress • 18: The Chaos of War • 19: Conclusion of the Crossing Roads • 20: The City Without Light • 21: Following a Dream
Azure Moon
Azure Moon
13: Reunion at Dawn • 14: The Delusional Prince • 15: Valley of Torment • 16: The Rose-Colored River • 17: Blood of the Eagle and Lion • 18: The King's Triumphant Return • 19: The Golden Deer's Plea • 20: The Impregnable Fortress • 21: Our Chosen Paths • 22: Oath of the Dagger
Verdant Wind
Verdant Wind
13: Reunion at Dawn • 14: The Alliance Leader's Ambitions • 15: Valley of Torment • 16: The Rose-Colored River • 17: Blood of the Eagle and Lion • 18: The Golden Scheme • 19: The Chaos of War • 20: Conclusion of the Crossing Roads • 21: The City Without Light • 22: Fódlan's New Dawn
Crimson Flower
Crimson Flower
13: Beyond Escape • 14: The Master Tactician • 15: Tempest of Swords and Shields • 16: Lady of Deceit • 17: Field of Revenge • 18: To the End of a Dream
Paralogues Part I A Cursed Relic*An Ocean ViewBlack Market Scheme*Death TollDividing the WorldFalling Short of HeavenThe ForgottenLand of the Golden DeerOil and WaterRumored NuptialsSword and Shield of SeirosTales of the Red CanyonTrue ChivalryWar for the Weak
Part II Darkness Beneath the EarthEternal GuardianThe Face BeneathForeign Land and SkyForgotten HeroInsurmountableLegend of the LakeRetributionThe Secret Merchant*The Silver MaidenThe Sleeping Sand LegendWeathervanes of Fódlan
Cindered Shadows
(DLC side story)
1: The Fourth House • 2: What Lies Beneath • 3: The Rite of Rising • 4: Danger in the Dark • 5: Betrayal • 6: Return to Me • 7: Wolf Pack
Locations FódlanAbyssAdrestiaFaerghusGarreg Mach MonasteryLeicesterAlmyraBrigidDagdaSreng
Groups, objects and concepts 10 ElitesAshen WolvesBlack EaglesBlue LionsChurch of Seiros (Knights of Seiros) • Crests (Crest Stone) • Divine PulseGolden DeerHeroes' RelicsMonstersThose who slither in the darkTragedy of DuscurWar of Heroes
Related topics Music LibraryName chartPre-release informationUnused content
Sword skills in Heroes
Basic sword skills Iron SwordKilling Edge / Slaying EdgeSilver SwordSteel Sword
Sword skills with secondary effects Armorslayer / ArmorsmasherBarrier BladeBellringerBrave SwordCake CutterCarrot CudgelFiresweep SwordGeishunGuard SwordHeart's BladeKadomatsuMelee BouquetPetal ParasolRuby SwordSafeguardSandfort SpadeWo DaoZanbato
Regalia and personal sword skills AlonditeAmitiAstra BladeAudhulmaAyra's BladeBalmungBeloved ZofiaBinding BladeBull BladeConcealed BladeConjurer CuriosCreator SwordDark GreatswordDragonbindDurandalEckesachsFalchion (AlmLucina) • FólkvangrGjöllGladiator's BladeGolden DaggerHana's KatanaHikamiHinata's KatanaJubliant BladeLaevateinLaid-Back BladeLarcei's EdgeLaslow's BladeLight BrandMareeta's SwordMeisterschwertMercuriusMissiletainnMystletainnNameless BladeNíuPanther SwordRagnellRagnell•AlonditeRaijintoRapierRegal BladeResolute BladeRowdy SwordRoyal SwordScarlet SwordSelena's BladeShadow SwordSiegfriedSieglindeSilverbrandSkuldSökkvabekkrSol KattiSolitary BladeTyrfingVassal's BladeVenin EdgeWhitewing BladeWing SwordYato
Other sword skills Umbra Burst