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Transmute

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Transmute

Is 3ds03 skill sword.pngIs 3ds03 skill bow.png

Type(s)

Weapon/Passive

Game(s)

Echoes: Shadows of Valentia, Three Houses

Transmute (Japanese: 魔法武器 Magic Weapon) is a skill which debuted in Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia. A passive skill linked to the Lightning Sword and Radiant Bow, Transmute denotes the weapon that bears it to be a magic weapon, allowing its attacks to target Resistance instead of Defense.

Transmute returns in Three Houses as a class ability linked to the Dark Flier. In this game, the ability instead grants a boost to all of the unit's stats if they are targeted by a magic attack.

Data

Game Icon Effect Activation Capacity Notes
Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Is 3ds03 skill sword.pngIs 3ds03 skill bow.png Denotes attached weapon as a magic weapon, allowing weapon to target Resistance instead of Defense. -- -- --
Three Houses Is ns01 transmute.png Grants +3 strength, magic, dexterity, speed, luck, defense, resistance, and charm until the end of the unit's phase. If foe initiates combat and uses a magic attack. -- Despite what the description claims, activates even if the opponent's attack misses.[1] Cannot be equipped by Dark Fliers.

Availability

Echoes: Shadows of Valentia

Weapons Lightning SwordRadiant Bow

Three Houses

Classes Dark Flier
Class mastery Dark Flier (150 class Exp required)

Flavor text

Game Text
(English)
Text
(Japanese)
Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Attacks by this weapon are
treated as magical attacks.
??
Three Houses If unit is hit with a magic attack during enemy
phase, grants +3 to all stats until next player
phase ends.
敵フェイズ中に魔法による攻撃を
受けると、次の自軍フェイズ
終了時まで全能力+3

Trivia

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Transmute "Transmute" is a term, often associated with alchemy, that refers to transforming something into another substance.
Japanese 魔法武器
魔力変換
• Magic weapon; used in Shadows of Valentia.
• Magic conversion; used in Three Houses.
Spanish • Transmutar
• Refuerzo mágico
• Transmute; used in Shadows of Valentia.
• Magic reinforcement; used in Three Houses.
French • Mutation
• Conversion magique
• Mutation; used in Shadows of Valentia.
• Magic conversion; used in Three Houses.
German • Verwandlung
• Magische Wandlung
• Transformation; used in Shadows of Valentia.
• Magical change; used in Three Houses.
Italian • Transmutazione
• Conversione magica
• Transmutation; used in Shadows of Valenita.
• Magic conversion; used in Three Houses.
Dutch Transmutatie Transmutation
Korean 마력 변환 Spell conversion
Simplified Chinese 魔力变换 Magic transformation
Traditional Chinese 魔力變換 Magic transformation

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References

  1. @Amppelix, [1], Twitter, Published: February 17, 2020, Retrieved: February 17, 2020
Skills in Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia
Combat arts AegisamiiboArchballistaArmorcrushArmor DisruptorAstral BladeCelestial BowCoral CoverCrosswise CutCurved ShotDeath BlowDefensiveDestrezaDouble LionDragonhazeDuelist SwordEarth's BoonEarth's KissEncloserFlambergeFoudroyantGrounderHeaven or HellHeavy DrawHexbladeHit and RunHunter's VolleyKnightkneelerLeonine PoiseLongearcheLunar FlashLungeMistdancerOverrunPavisePenetratePlenitudeRagnarok ΩRoundhouseScendscaleShadow GambitShoveSolar ThrustSolo Triangle AttackSpeculumSubdueSunderSwapTempest LanceThunderclapTigerstanceTrance ShotTriangle AttackVendettaWard ArrowWindsweepWrath Strike
Other skills AbsolveAnathemaAnti-ArmorAnti-CavalryAnti-FliersAntihexAnti-TerrorsApotropeBanishBowrange +Dark SpikesDeicideDisciplineDivideDragonskinDuma's GiftEerie ScreechEvade CriticalHalve AxesHalve LancesHalve SwordsHeavy ArmorHexIncarnationInfluenceLifetakerMagic +5MiracleNullify AilmentsPactPhalanxPhantasmReconstructRecoveryResistance +5SanctuarySoothing LightSophisticateTeleportationTransmuteTri-afflictionUpheavalVengeful CryWildfireWrath
Abilities in Fire Emblem: Three Houses
Class and skill level abilities Personal abilities
Bonus damage abilities Armored Effect NullCavalry Effect NullDragon Effect NullEffect NullFlying Effect NullInfantry Effect NullMonster Effect Null Monstrous Appeal
Breaker abilities AxebreakerBowbreakerFistbreakerLancebreakerSwordbreakerTomebreaker --
Debuffing abilities Seal DefenseSeal MagicSeal MovementSeal ResistanceSeal SpeedSeal Strength Blade Breaker
Experience-related abilities Model LeaderParagon AptitudeImperial LineageLeicester LineageMastermindProfessor's GuidanceRoyal Lineage
Faire abilities AxefaireBowfaireBlack TomefaireDark TomefaireFistfaireLancefaireSwordfaireWhite Tomefaire --
Healing abilities Battalion RenewalLifetakerRenewalWhite Magic Heal + Animal FriendCatnapGoody BasketLive to ServeSongstress
Proximity abilities CharmHeartseekerSacred Power AdvocateBorn FighterGuardianHonorable SpiritInfirmary MasterLily's PoiseSongstress
Rally abilities Rally CharmRally DefenseRally DexterityRally LuckRally MagicRally MovementRally ResistanceRally SpeedRally Strength CompassionCrest ScholarPerseverance
Skill level abilities AuthorityAxe ProwessBow ProwessBrawling ProwessFaithLance ProwessReasonSword Prowess --
Stat boosting abilities Alert StanceAvo +10Crit +20Defense +2Defensive TacticsDefiant AvoDefiant CritDefiant DefDefiant MagDefiant ResDefiant SpdDefiant StrDexterity +4Hit +20HP +5Magic +2Movement +1Offensive TacticsPomp & CircumstanceResistance +2Special DanceSpeed +2Strength +2Weight - Business ProsperityCircadian BeatConfidenceDistinguished HouseFighting SpiritHunter's BoonKing of GrapplingLady KnightLone WolfOfficer DutyPersecution ComplexPhilandererRivalryStaunch ShieldSurvival InstinctVeteran KnightWatchful Eye
Turn-related abilities Alert StanceArmored BlowBattalion DesperationBattalion VantageBattalion WrathDarting BlowDeath BlowDesperationDuelist's BlowFiendish BlowLucky SevenPoison StrikeQuick RiposteTransmuteUncanny BlowVantageWarding BlowWrath Blade BreakerMurderous IntentStaunch ShieldSurvival Instinct
Weapon abilities Axe Avo +20Axe Crit +10Black Magic Avo +20Black Magic Crit +10Black Magic Range +1Black Magic Uses x2Bow Avo +20Bow Crit +10BowfaireBowrange +Brawl Avo +20Brawl Crit +10Close CounterDark Magic Avo +20Dark Magic Crit +10Dark Magic Range +1Dark Magic Uses x2Lance Avo +20Lance Crit +10Sword Avo +20Sword Crit +10White Magic Avo +20White Magic Crit +10White Magic Range +1White Magic Uses x2
Miscellaneous abilities AegisCantoCounterattackDanceFireHealLethalityLocktouchMiasma ΔMiraclePassPaviseStealStealthTerrain ResistanceUnarmed Combat
Enemy-exclusive abilities 10 ElitesAnchorAgarthan TechnologyAir of IntimidationAncient DragonskinAncient Dragon WrathAnti-Magic ArmorBarrierBlack Magic Uses x4CommanderCursed PowerDark Magic Uses x4Divine Dragon HornDragon-Scale WallEnhanced FortitudeEssence BarrierGeneralGiant WingsEnclosing WallHeavily Armored WallImmune StatusInfinite MagicKeen IntuitionMagic BindManifest PhantomMighty King of LegendNoncombatantPath of the ConquerorPoisonSurging LightTwin CrestsUmbral LeechUnsealable MagicVital DefenseWhite Magic Uses x4