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The Baron in Black

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The Baron in Black

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New units



Raydrik, Galzus

We don’t have enough men... August, why did you divide our troops into three squads?
— Leif to August

The Baron in Black (Japanese: 黒衣の男爵 The Baron Clad in Black) is the twenty-fourth of Fire Emblem: Thracia 776. In order to play the sidequest after, the player must obtain the Kia Staff in this chapter and Sara must be alive.


Main article: The Baron in Black/Script

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Beginning log

After securing the city, Leif faced his final obstacle. Towering before him stood Castle Munster, the "Palace of Evil." Though in the past having to escape from this ominous castle, Leif now stood ready to breach its walls. To reclaim a long-lost treasure...and to cut open the path for a new age…

Chapter data

Chapter Data
Unit Data
Victory: Seize the throne Player Partner Other Enemy Third
Defeat: Leif dies 18+1 {{{partner}}} 8 40+reinforcements {{{third}}}

Character data

New Units
Enemy, talk to with Mareeta












Returning Characters


Item data

Name Obtainment Method
  Kia Open lone chest

Shop data

Secret Shop
Name Cost
Life Ring 8,000
Speed Ring 8,000
Skill Ring 8,000
Power Ring 8,000
Shield Ring 8,000

Enemy data

Enemy Units
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Munster Bishop 20 2   Restore  Physic  Pure Water --
Loptrian Dark Mage 18 14   Jormungand --
Loptrian Dark Mage 18 1   Jormungand  Door Key --
Loptrian Dark Mage 18 4   Jormungand  Hel --
Loptrian Dark Mage 18 1   Hel --
Loptrian Dark Mage 18 1   Fenrir --
Loptrian Dark Mage 18 1   Silence  Heal --
Loptrian Dark Mage 18 1   Restore  Heal --
Loptrian Dark Mage 18 1   Rescue  Heal --
Loptrian Dark Mage 18 1   Magic Up  Heal --
Loptrian Dark Mage 18 1   Fortify  Heal --
Loptrian Dark Mage 18 1   Sleep  Heal --
Loptrian Dark Mage 18 1   Berserk  Heal --
Mercenary Mercenary 14 1   Sleep Sword --
Mercenary Mercenary 15 1   Berserk Sword --
Mercenary Mercenary 16 1   Flame Sword  Armorslayer --
Mercenary Mercenary 16 1   Meisterschwert  Hammer --
Mercenary Mercenary 16 1   Lightning Sword  Poison Axe --
Mercenary Mercenary 16 1   Master Axe  Killing Edge --
Sniper Sniper 18 2   Meisterbogen  Poison Bow --
Galzus Mercenary 20 1   Meisterschwert  Flame Sword  Vulnerary  Vulnerary  Master Axe
  Luna  Astra
Raydrik Baron 20 1   Loptr Sword
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Loptrian Dark Mage 16 22   Jormungand --
Loptrian Dark Mage 20 1   Jormungand  Unlock --
Loptrian Dark Mage 20 varies   Jormungand  Hel --
Munster Soldier 20 8   Great Lance --
Thief Thief 20 1   Killing Edge  Lockpick


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  • Two Dark Mages will appear in the upper most room for every turn after the room is opened.

NPC data

NPC Units
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Civilian Civilian 1 4 -- --
Civilian Civilian 1 4 -- --
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes

Boss data

Main article: Raydrik
Level 20
Authority ★★★★
Max HP 56 Speed 9
Strength 16 Luck 6
Magic 8+20 Defense 16
Skill 12 Constitution 20
Movement 6 FCM 0
Inventory Skills
  Loptr Sword   Pavise
Weapon Levels
  A   A   A   A   A
  A   A   C   --   --

Main article: Galzus
Level 20
Action ★★★★★
Max HP 54 Speed 20
Strength 20 Luck 17
Magic 9 Defense 14
Skill 20 Constitution 18
Movement 7 FCM 3
Inventory Skills
  Flame Sword
  Master Axe
Weapon Levels
  A   --   A   --   --
  --   --   --   --   --


This section details unofficial strategies that may help with completion of the chapter. This may not work for everybody.

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The door in the upper center of the map that leads to the room with the Kia Staff chest cannot be opened through conventional means. In order to open it, one of the child NPCs must be able to reach the door, after which they will open it on their turn in a short cut-scene.


  • This chapter holds the only secret shop in the entire game.

Etymology and other languages

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

The Baron in Black




The Baron Clad in Black (lit. "the black-clad baron")


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The Palace of Evil The Baron in Black An Undying Oath
The Altar of Loptr
Fire Emblem: Thracia 776
Playable characters AlvaAmaldaAsbelBrightonCainCarrionCedConomorDagdarDalsinDeenDiarmuidEdaEyvelFergusFinnFredGalzusGladeHalvanHicksHomerIliosKarinLaraLeifLifisLinoanMachyuaMareetaMartyMirandaMishaNannaOlwenOsianPerneRalfRobertRonanSafySaiasSalemSaraSelphinaShannamShivaSleufTanyaTinaTroudeXavier
Non-playable characters AltenaArionAugustCoirpreDryasEthlynHannibalIshtarJuliaJuliusLewynQuanSeliphTravant
Bosses AlphandBaldackBandolBaraatBucksBovisBrookCanisCoddaCohenColhoCoulterDracoDvorakEichmannEisenauFardenFrausGomezGustafKempfLargoLifisLinecockListMcCloyMerlockMooreMuellerMusNikalafOltophPalmanPaulusPernePorcusRaydrikReinhardtRobosRumeiSaiasSeimetolTigrisTrumanVeldWeissmannWolfXavierZaomZyle
Personal Weapons Beo's SwordBragi SwordBlessed SwordBrave LanceDire ThunderDragonpikeEarth SwordForsetiGrafcaliburKiaLight BrandLoptr SwordMareeta's SwordVougeRepairThiefUnlock
Chapters 1: The Warrior of Fiana • 2: The Coastal Village • 2x: The Corsair Isles • 3: Kelbeth's Gate • 4: The Dungeon • 4x: Hero on the Wind • 5: Mother and Daughter • 6: The Escape • 7: The Shield of Thracia • 8: Mt. Violdrake • 8x: Dagdar's Mansion • 9: The Emblem of Njörun • 10: Noel Canyon • 11: Dandrum Fortress • 11x: Murder Hollace • 12: The Thieves of Dakia • 12x: Dandelion • 13: The Walled City • 14: Open Fire • 14x: Freedom • 15: The Two Paths • 16A: Nohrden Line • 17A: Leonster's Gate • 16B: The Dark Forest • 17B: The First Rain of May • 18: The Liberation of Leonster • 19: The Empire's Counterattack • 20: The Scion of Light • 21: The Liberation War • 21x: The Detention Center • 22: Across the River • 23: The Palace of Evil • 24: The Baron in Black • 24x: The Altar of Loptr • Endgame: An Undying Oath
Locations JugdralMunster District (ConoteLeonsterMunsterUlster) • Thracia (FianaTahra)
Groups, objects and events Aed MassacreBattle of BelhallaCaptureChild huntsDandelion BanditsFall of LeonsterFatigueFiana FreebladesHoly BloodLoptr Church (BergrosenDeadlords) • Magi
Related topics Other games (Genealogy of the Holy WarAwakening) • Name chartPre-release information (Unused content) • Sound RoomTimeline