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Umbra Burst

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Umbra Burst

Is feh skill weapon.png
Icon of offensive skills, to which Umbra Burst belongs, in Heroes.


Unit can counterattack regardless of foe's range. Deals a minimum of 1 damage.

Type(s)

Weapon (Sword, Lance, Axe, Bow, Dagger, Tome, Staff, Breath)

Game(s)

Heroes

Umbra Burst (Japanese: 影没の波動 Shadow death surge) is a weapon skill which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes. Umbra Burst is a skill used exclusively in the Røkkr Sieges mode, and can take multiple different forms; every weapon type in the game except beast has a form of Umbra Burst. All forms of Umbra Burst have the common trait of being able to counterattack its targets regardless of their range as well as dealing a minimum of 1 damage; certain forms of Umbra Burst also have additional effects based on the weapon type that particular form belongs to.

Stats

Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
Heroes
(Sword, Lance, Axe)
Is feh skill weapon.png SwordsLancesAxes 16 -- -- -- 1 -- ??? SP -- Enables counterattack regardless of distance if user is attacked.
User's strike deals a minimum of 1 damage.
Heroes
(Bow)
Is feh skill weapon.png Bows 14 -- -- -- 2 -- ??? SP -- Deals bonus damage to flying units.
Enables counterattack regardless of distance if user is attacked.
User's strike deals a minimum of 1 damage.
Color varies by user
Heroes
(Dagger)
Is feh skill weapon.png Daggers 14 -- -- -- 2 -- ??? SP -- Enables counterattack regardless of distance if user is attacked.
After combat, if unit made an attack, inflicts Defense and Resistance -7 on target and foes within 2 spaces of target until the end of their next actions.
User's strike deals a minimum of 1 damage.
Color varies by user
Heroes
(Tome)
Is feh skill weapon.png Red tomesBlue tomesGreen tomesColorless tomes 14 -- -- -- 2 -- ??? SP -- Enables counterattack regardless of distance if user is attacked.
User's strike deals a minimum of 1 damage.
Color varies by user
Colorless tome option added in the Bramimond: The Enigma Mythic Hero update
Heroes
(Staff)
Is feh skill weapon.png Staves 14 -- -- -- 2 -- ??? SP -- Enables counterattack regardless of distance if user is attacked.
Damage from the user's staff is calculated in the same fashion as other weapons.
User's strike deals a minimum of 1 damage.
Heroes
(Breath)
Is feh skill weapon.png Breaths 16 -- -- -- 1 -- ??? SP -- Enables counterattack regardless of distance if user is attacked.
If target is a ranged unit, attack deals damage based on whichever of the enemy's Defense or Resistance is the lower value.
User's strike deals a minimum of 1 damage.
Color varies by user

Availability

Heroes

Unobtainable Used exclusively by enemies in Røkkr Sieges

Trivia

  • The tome version of Umbra Burst is notably the game's first cross-color tome, able to be used by all tome wielders regardless of their color.

Etymology and other languages

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

Umbra Burst

Umbra is Latin for "Shadow"

Japanese

影没の波動

Shadow death surge

Spanish

Colisión sombría

Dark clash

French

Rafale sombre

Dark burst

German

Umbra-Stoß

Umbra Push

Italian

Boato notte

Night roar

Portuguese
(Brazil)

Maré umbra

Umbra tide

Traditional Chinese

影沒之波動

Shadow death surge

Gallery

See also

Sword skills in Heroes
Basic sword skills Iron SwordKilling Edge / Slaying EdgeSilver SwordSteel Sword
Sword skills with secondary effects Allied SwordArmorslayer / ArmorsmasherBarrier BladeBellringerBrave SwordCake CutterCarrot CudgelCoral SaberFiresweep SwordFlame GunbaiFlorid CaneGeishunGuard SwordHeart's BladeInstant SwordKadomatsuMelee BouquetNinja KatanaPetal ParasolPledged BladeRein SwordRuby SwordSafeguardSandfort SpadeSpirited SwordSteadfast SwordUnbound BladeUp-Front BladeVulture BladeWinter RapierWo DaoZanbato
Regalia and personal sword skills AlonditeAmatsuAmitiAncient RagnellArcane ÉljúðnirArden's BladeAscending BladeAstra BladeAudhulmaAyra's BladeBalmungBeloved ZofiaBinding BladeBlade of RenaisBlade of ShadowBull BladeCarnage AmatsuChaos RagnellConcealed BladeConjurer CuriosCreator SwordCrimson BladesDark GreatswordDivine TyrfingDragonbindDurandalEckesachs • Falchion (Archanean/YlisseanValentian) • Feather SwordFlower of EaseFólkvangrGjöllGladiator's BladeGolden DaggerGurgurantHallowed TyrfingHana's KatanaHikamiHinata's KatanaHolytide TyrfingJubliant BladeLadybladeLaevateinLaid-Back BladeLands SwordLarcei's EdgeLaslow's BladeLight BrandLioness BladeLyngheiðrMareeta's SwordMeisterschwertMercuriusMissiletainnMystletainnNameless BladeNíuPanther SwordRagnellRagnell·AlonditeRaijintoRapierRegal BladeRegal SunshadeResolute BladeRowdy SwordRoyal SwordScarlet SwordSelena's BladeShadow SwordShamshirSharp War SwordSiegfriedSieglindeSilverbrandSkuldSökkvabekkrSol KattiSoleil's ShineSolitary BladeSpendy ScimitarStalwart SwordSturdy War SwordSword BreidablikThunderbrandTyrfingVassal's BladeVenin EdgeVirtuous TyrfingWanderer BladeWarrior's SwordWhitewing BladeWing SwordYato
Other sword skills Umbra Burst
Red tome skills in Heroes
Basic red tome skills BolganoneElfireFenrirFireFluxRuin
Red tome skills with secondary effects Bridal OrchidCandelabraConch BouquetLoyal WreathLuminous GracePeachy ParfaitRauðrbladeRauðrfoxRauðrlionRauðrowlRauðrrabbitRauðrravenRauðrserpentRauðrvultureRauðrwolfTomato TomeUnity Blooms
Regalia and personal red tome skills Agnea's ArrowAncient CodexAversa's NightBanshee ΘBook of DreamsBrynhildrCorvus TomeCymbelineDark ScriptureDark Spikes ΤDawn SuzuÞjálfiDragon BouquetEternal TomeFell CandelabraFlower of PlentyForblazeFruit of IðunnGilt GobletGinnungagapGleipnirGrima's TruthGrimoireGullinkambi EggHades ΩHermit's TomeIago's TomeImhulluLoptousMirage RodMögþrasirMúspell FireposyNaglfarPetrifyRagnarokReese's TomeScarlet BreidablikSell-Spell TomeSoothing ScentSparking TomeSun's PercussorsTharja's HexTome of DespairValflame
Other red tome skills Umbra Burst
Lance skills in Heroes
Basic lance skills Iron LanceKiller Lance / Slaying LanceSapphire LanceSilver LanceSteel Lance
Lance skills with secondary effects Allied LanceBarrier LanceBerkut's LanceBrave LanceCandy CaneCarrot LanceCarrot-Tip SpearCasa BlancaCourtly CandleDeft HarpoonFiresweep LanceFirst BiteFlashing CarrotFlowing LanceGilt ForkGuard LanceHarmonic LanceHeavy Spear / Slaying SpearInstant LanceIt's Curtains...Killer Lance/Slaying LanceLofty BlossomsLuncheon LanceNinja NaginataNinja YariPiercing TributeReprisal LanceRidersbaneSapphire LanceShell LanceShellpoint LanceSpirited SpearSpringy LanceSteadfast LanceStout LanceTannenboom!TridentUnbound LanceVanguardWagasa
Regalia and personal lance skills Apotheosis SpearAreadbharAzure LanceBereft LanceBreaker LanceBridal SunflowerBright NaginataBull SpearCordelia's LanceCursed LanceDark Royal SpearDauntless LanceDaybreak LanceDivine Sea SpearDryblade LanceEffie's LanceFensalirFirelight LanceFlame LanceFlorina's LanceFlower LanceGáe BolgGeirskögulGeirdrifulGolden NaginataGradivusHeartbeat LanceHewn LanceHinoka's SpearHotshot LanceHreiðmarrHrímfaxiJolly Jade LanceKnightly LanceKriemhildLance BreidablikLance of FreliaLeiptrLordly LanceLoyal GreatlanceLoyalty SpearLúinMaltetMirage FeatherNinis's Ice LanceNoble LanceOboro's SpearObsidian LancePanther LancePeri's LancePrized LanceReginleifRhomphaiaSable LanceScythe of SarielSea-Sear LanceShanna's LanceSiegmundSilesse FrostSol LanceSpear of AssalSpear of ShadowStarpoint LanceSteady LanceSworn LanceThorn LanceTri-Edge LanceVengeful LanceVerðandiVeteran LanceVidofnirWeighted LanceWhitedown SpearWhitewing LanceWhitewing SpearWing-Lifted Spear
Other lance skills Umbra Burst
Blue tome skills in Heroes
Basic blue tome skills EllightElthunderLightShineThoronThunder
Blue tome skills with secondary effects BlárbladeBlárbloomsBlárfoxBlárlionBlárowlBlárrabbitBlárravenBlárserpentBlárwolfBlessed BouquetBlue EggBlue GiftDancer's ScoreDrifting GraceFlora GuideFresh BouquetJuicy WaveLove BouquetPact BloomsSealife TomeSilver GobletSpider PlushSpooky CenserTannenbitVessel of Cheer
Regalia and personal blue tome skills Argent AuraAuraAureolaAzure BreidablikBlue-Crow TomeBook of OrchidsBright-Shell EggDeathDemonic TomeDire ThunderDivine WhimsyEagle's EggFather's TacticsFell FlambeauFimbulvetrFlower of JoyHuginn's EggImbued KomaIvaldiLofty LeafletMissiletainnMjölnirNiðavellir LotsOdin's GrimoirePrayer WheelProfessorial GuideSagittaeSpirit Forest WritTactical BoltThaniTome of FavorsTome of GradoTome of StormsTrue-Love RosesValaskjálfVeiled ValaskjálfVirtuous NagaWargod's TomeWeirding TomeWind GenesisWorldsea Wave
Other blue tome skills Umbra Burst
Axe skills in Heroes
Basic axe skills Iron AxeKiller Axe / Slaying AxeSilver AxeSteel Axe
Axe skills with secondary effects Ardent ServiceBarrier AxeBeach BannerBrave AxeCarrot AxeDeck SwabberEmerald AxeFaithful AxeFiresweep AxeGiant SpoonGuard AxeHack-o'-LanternHagoitaHammer / Slaying HammerHandbellHelmsman AxeHuge FanInstant AxeLegion's AxeLilith FloatieLove CandelabraMelon CrusherNinja MasakariPlegian AxePoleaxeRearguardRein AxeReprisal AxeSack o' GiftsShoreline RakeShuriken CleaverSpirited AxeSpringy AxeSteadfast AxeStout AxeUnbound AxeVictorfishVulture AxeWo Gùn
Regalia and personal axe skills ArmadsArthur's AxeAuto-LofnheiðrAxe BreidablikAxe of DespairAxe of VirilityAymrBasilikosBeruka's AxeBlazing PolearmsBun-Bun BatonBýleistrCamilla's AxeCherche's AxeCrimson AxeCrimson War-AxeCrusherDevil AxeDolphin-Dive AxeDraconic PoleaxDragoon AxeEbon BölverkEldhrímnirFair-Fury AxeFrederick's AxeFreikugelFuming FreikugelGarmGate-Anchor AxeGerbera AxeGlitnirGoddess AxeGrado PoleaxGuardian's AxeHauteclereHel ScytheHel's ReaperInveterate AxeInviolable AxeLarge War AxeLofnheiðrLoyalist AxeMasking AxeMirage AxeNifl's BiteNóatúnPastel PoleaxeRinkah's ClubRuneaxeScepter of LoveSinmaraSkinfaxiSneering AxeStout TomahawkTalregan AxeTempest's ClawTiger-Roar AxeTwin Star AxeUnyielding OarUrðrUrvanVictorious AxeVougeWar-God MjölnirWedding-Bell AxeWhirling GraceWolf Berg
Other axe skills Umbra Burst
Green tome skills in Heroes
Basic green tome skills ElwindRexcaliburWind
Green tome skills with secondary effects BuoyboardDancer's RingGreen EggGreen GiftGronnbladeGronnbloomsGronnfoxGronnowlGronnravenGronnserpentGronnvultureGronnwolfHibiscus TomeMadness FlaskMelon FloatPlegian TorchSandwiches!Snow GlobeSpectral Tome
Regalia and personal green tome skills Amity BloomsBlizzardBlood TomeBond of the ÁlfarBook of ShadowsCaring ConchChaos ManifestCharging HornDancing FlamesÉlivágarExcaliburExotic Fruit JuiceFlower of SorrowForsetiGrafcaliburGrim BrokkrHristÍfingrInscribed TomeIris's TomeJade BreidablikKörmtLight of DawnMagic RabbitsMorph FimbulvetrMuninn's EggNagaNifl FrostflowersNinjutsu ScrollsObsessive CurseProfessorial TextSaintly SeraphimTactical GaleThunderheadTiger SpiritTome of ReasonTome of OrderTome of ReglayVafþrúðnirVeðrfölnir's EggWind's BrandWinds of ChangeWinds of SilesseWindy War Tome
Other green tome skills Umbra Burst
Colorless tome skills in Heroes
Basic colorless tome skills AtlasElstoneStone
Colorless tome skills with secondary effects Hvítrvulture
Regalia and personal colorless tome skills Achimenes FurlAdroit War TomeDire BreidablikInner WellspringJokers WildJoyful VowsMila's TestamentMoonlight DropNew DawnOrder's SentencePhantasm TomeSweet Yule LogThunderer TomeVoid Tome
Other colorless tome skills Umbra Burst
Staff skills in Heroes
Staff skills AbsorbAssaultCandlelightFearFlashGrandscratcherGravityJoyous LanternKumadeMelancholyObservant StaffOvoid StaffPainPalm StaffPanicRapport WandSerpentine StaffSlowStaff of TributeStaff of TwelveTannenbatonToasty SkewerTrilemmaWitchy Wand
Regalia and personal staff skills Caduceus StaffDiplomacy StaffDoting StaffElena's StaffElise's StaffGjallarbrúHliðskjálfKia StaffPunishment StaffSanngriðrSpringtime StaffStaff of RaustenStaff of the SaintSunshade StaffThökk
Other staff skills Umbra Burst
Bow skills in Heroes
Basic bow skills Iron BowKiller Bow / Slaying BowSilver BowSteel Bow
Bow skills with secondary effects Assassin's BowBeguiling BowBig-Catch BowBouquet BowBrave BowBudding BowCandlewax BowCarrot-Tip BowClarisse's BowCocobowCoral BowCourtly BowCupid ArrowDevilish BowFiddlestick BowFiresweep BowFishie BowFortune BowGratiaGuard BowHama YaHelm BowInstant BowKabura YaMonstrous BowNinja YumiPlegian BowRefreshing BoltRein BowReindeer BowShining BowShort BowSpendthrift BowSpringy BowSunflower BowTannenbowWhitecap Bow
Regalia and personal bow skills Argent BowBow of BeautyBow of DevotionBow of FreliaBow of TwelveBow of VerdaneCunning BowDamiell BowDaniel-Made BowDeep-Blue BowDestiny's BowDignified BowDouble BowFailnaughtFirst-Dream BowFlame of MúspellFujin YumiGuardian's BowHoly YewfelleIndignant BowJötnar BowKeen Coyote BowLuna ArcMeisterbogenMermaid BowMirage LongbowMulagirNidhoggNiles's BowParthiaPersecution BowRandgríðrRapid-Crier BowRebecca's BowRenowned BowRose-Quartz BowSetsuna's YumiSkadiSniper's BowSpy-Song BowSurvivalist BowTanngrisnirThögnWarrior Princess
Other bow skills Umbra Burst
Dagger skills in Heroes
Basic dagger skills Iron DaggerSilver DaggerSteel Dagger
Dagger skills with secondary effects Armorpin DaggerBarb ShurikenBone CarverBottled JuiceBroadleaf FanCaltrop DaggerThe CleanerCloud MaiougiCourtly FanCourtly MaskDancer's FanDragonslasherDusk UchiwaFlorid KnifeGoodie BootHidden ThornsKagami MochiKitty PaddleLethal CarrotMinty CaneOuch PouchPegasus CarrotPoison DaggerPumpkin-a-BoxQuick DaggerRed-Hot DucksRogue DaggerScallop BladeSeashellSky MaiougiSmoke DaggerSplashy BucketStarfishTemariTropical TreatsVicious Dagger
Regalia and personal dagger skills AthameBlade of JehannaCandied DaggerConstant DaggerDeathly DaggerDreamflakeFelicia's PlateFireman's HookFrozen DelightHoarfrost KnifeHonorable BladeHunting BladeHurricane DaggerJakob's TrayKagero's DartKaze's NeedleKindling TaikoLevin DaggerLyfjabergNabata KunaiNiðavellir SprigPeshkatzSæhrímnirSaizo's StarShadowy QuillSpy's DaggerSummer StrikersSylgrTailwind ShurikenYmir, Everliving
Other dagger skills Umbra Burst
Breath skills in Heroes
Basic breath skills Fire BreathFlametongue
Breath skills with secondary effects Blackfire BreathDark BreathGlittering BreathLantern BreathLight BreathLightning BreathPale BreathSerenity BreathSurprise BreathWater Breath
Regalia and personal breath skills Astral BreathAurora BreathBreath of BlightBreath of FlameBreath of FogBrutal BreathChilled BreathDazzling BreathDemonic BreathDew DragonstoneDivine BreathDivine MistDraconic RageDusk DragonstoneEerie ScriptureEnveloping BreathEternal BreathEthereal BreathEverliving BreathExpirationFaithful BreathFell BreathFlamelick BreathFrost BreathFrostbite BreathFrostfire BreathGhostly LanternsGloom BreathGodly BreathGreat FlameLilac-Jade BreathMoonless BreathMoonlight StoneMoonstrike BreathNurturing BreathOracle's BreathPrimordial BreathPurifying BreathRazing BreathRemote BreathRuinous FrostSavage BreathScalding BreathShadow BreathSilent PowerSnow's GraceSpirit BreathStarlight StoneSublime SurgeSummer's BreathSun DragonstoneWitch BreathZephyr Breath
Other breath skills Umbra Burst