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Terrain/Nintendo Entertainment System games

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This sub-page covers the terrain stats for the two Fire Emblem series games released on the Nintendo Entertainment System: Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light and Fire Emblem Gaiden.

Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light

Class categories

Every class has its own terrain effect, with the exception of the two flying classes, Pegasus Knight and Dracoknight, which share a set.[1]

Terrain stats


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Terrain types and effects in Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light
Terrain type Stat boosts Movement penalties
Avo HP Rec. Lord Cavalier Paladin Fliers Mercenary Hero Archer Sniper Hunter Horseman Ballistician Knight General Fighter Pirate Thief Freelancer Manakete Mage Priest Bishop
Misc. 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Plain 5 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Forest 15 0 2 3 3 1 2 2 3 2 2 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Desert 0 0 2 4 3 1 2 2 3 2 2 5 3 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 2
Pillar 20 0 3 3 1 2 2 3 2 2 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Fort 20 5 HP 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Castle 30 ? 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Mountain 25 0 4 X mark.png 6 1 4 3 X mark.png 3 3 X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png 3 4 4 3 4 4 X mark.png 4
Ledge 0 0 4 X mark.png 6 1 4 3 X mark.png 3 3 X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png 3 4 4 3 4 4 4 4
River 0 0 5 X mark.png X mark.png 1 X mark.png 5 X mark.png 4 X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png 2 5 2 X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png
Sea 30 0 X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png 2 X mark.png 2 X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png
Peak 0 0 X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png 1 X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png
Wall - - X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png

Sections marked with a X mark.png mean that units of the class type cannot cross this terrain under any circumstances. Fliers do not receive any stat boosts except HP recovery, always being considered as being on "Sky" terrain (which gives 0 avoid) for purposes of battle.

Fire Emblem Gaiden

Class categories

For the purposes of terrain effect, Gaiden divides classes into these categories:[2]

Infantry A MercenaryPriestessPrincessRevenantEntombed
Infantry B VillagerArcherSniperBrigand
Infantry C SoldierClericSaintBonewalkerLichMogall
Myrmidon Myrmidon
Dread Fighter Dread FighterCerberusNaberius
Bow Knight Bow KnightAurum
Knight Knight
Baron BaronFiend
Cavalier Cavalier
Paladin Paladin
Gold Knight Gold KnightHades
Mages MageSageArcanistCantorWitch
Fighter FighterHeroFell God
Fliers Pegasus KnightFalcon KnightGargoyleDeathgoyleNecrodragonWhite Dragon

Terrain stats

Terrain types and effects in Gaiden
Terrain type Stat boosts Movement penalties
Avo HP Rec. Infantry A Infantry B Infantry C Myrmidon Dread Fighter Bow Knight Knight Baron Cavalier Paladin Gold Knight Mages Fighter Fliers
Floor 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Tile 20 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Supplies 40 5 HP 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Grave 60 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Forest 40 0 2 2 2 1 1 3 2 2 3 3 3 1 2 1
Desert 0 0 3 3 3 3 2 5 3 3 6 5 5 2 2 1
Bulwark 30 0 2 2 2 2 2 X mark.png 2 2 X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png 2 2 2
Mountain 30 0 4 3 4 4 4 X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png 3 4 1
River 0 0 4 X mark.png X mark.png 4 4 X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png 6 X mark.png 4 1
Swamp 0 -5 HP 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 3 3 3 2 2 1
Aerial
(Peak, Rampart, Sea}
0 0 X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png 1
Wall - - X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png X mark.png

Sections marked with a X mark.png mean that units of the class type cannot cross this terrain under any circumstances. Fliers do not receive any stat boosts except HP recovery.

References

See also

Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light
Playable characters AbelArranAstramBantuBarstBeckBoahBordCaedaCaesarCainCastorCatriaCordDarrosDolphDraugEliceEstGordinGotohHardinJagenJakeJeorgeJulianLenaLindeLorenzMacellanMariaMarthMatthisMerricMidiaMinervaNavarreOgmaPallaRaddRickardRogerRosheaSamsonSedgarTikiTomasVylandWendellWolfWrysXane
Non-playable characters AnriCorneliusIoteMalledusMostynNyna
Bosses BentheonCamusEmereusGazzakGharnefGomerGrigasHarmeinHeimlerHollstadtHymanJiolKannivalKhozenMannuMedeusMerachMichalisMorzasOrridyonSternlinTikiVolzhinXemcelZharov
Regalia and personal weapons AumAuraExcaliburFalchionGradivusImhulluMercuriusParthiaRapierStarlight
Chapters 1: Marth Embarks • 2: The Pirates of Galder • 3: A Brush in the Teeth • 4: Battle in the Lea • 5: Champions of Aurelis • 6: Fire Emblem • 7: Lefcandith Gauntlet • 8: Port Warren • 9: The Pyrathi Dragon • 10: Princess Minerva • 11: Knorda Slave Market • 12: The Ageless Palace • 13: The Wooden Cavalry • 14: Land of Sorrow • 15: An Oasis of Magic • 16: The Battle for Altea • 17: Star and Savior • 18: The Sable Order • 19: Manakete Princess • 20: Camus the Sable • 21: Clash in Macedon • 22: A Knight-Filled Sky • 23: Dark Pontifex • 24: The Dragonkin Realm • 25: Chosen by Fate
Locations ArchaneaAlteaAurelisDolhrGraGrustKhadeinKingdom of ArchaneaMacedonPyrathiTalysThabes
Groups, objects and concepts Archanean LeagueDragons (Divine DragonsEarth Dragons) • DragoonsFire EmblemSable OrderWar of ShadowsWhitewinged Order
Related topics Maki Hakoda manga adaptationName chart • Other games (GaidenMystery of the EmblemShadow DragonAwakening) • Sound Test ModeTimeline
Fire Emblem Gaiden
Playable characters AlmAtlasBoeyCatriaCelicaClairCliveDeenDeltheaEstForsythGennyGrayJesseKamuiKliffLeonLukasLuthierMaeMathildaMycenNomahPallaPythonSaberSilqueSonyaTatianaTobinValbarZeke
Non-playable characters HalcyonIrmaLima IVLipricaMassenaMila
Bosses BarthBlakeDeenDeltheaDesaixDolthDumaGarciaGarthGazelleGharnGriethHestiaJamilJedahJeromeLawsonMagnusMarlaMikhailMuellerNuibabaRudolfShizasSlaydeSonyaTatarrahWolffXaizorZaksonZeke
Personal weapons FalchionRoyal Sword
Acts 1: Zofia's Call • 2: The Pilgrimage • 3: War of Deliverance • 4: Land of Sorrow • 5: Together to the End
Locations ValentiaMila ShrinesNovisRigel (Fear Mountain ShrineLost TreescapeDuma Tower) • Zofia (Ram)
Groups, objects and concepts DeliveranceMonsters
Related topics Fire Emblem Gaiden (manga)Name chart • Other games (Shadow Dragon & the Blade of LightAwakeningEchoes: Shadows of Valentia) • Sound Test ModeTimelineUnused contentWorld map