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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 Is feh sword.pngIs feh lance.pngIs feh axe.png 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 Is feh all bows.png 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 Is feh all daggers.png 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 Is feh red tome.pngIs feh blue tome.pngIs feh green tome.pngIs feh colorless tome.png 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 Is feh staff.png 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 Is feh all breaths.png 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 Armorslayer / ArmorsmasherBarrier BladeBellringerBrave SwordCake CutterCarrot CudgelFiresweep SwordGeishunGuard SwordHeart's BladeKadomatsuMelee BouquetNinja KatanaPetal ParasolPledged BladeRuby SwordSafeguardSandfort SpadeUnbound BladeWo DaoZanbato
Regalia and personal sword skills AlonditeAmatsuAmitiArden's BladeAstra BladeAudhulmaAyra's BladeBalmungBeloved ZofiaBinding BladeBlade of RenaisBlade of ShadowSword BreidablikBull BladeConcealed BladeConjurer CuriosCreator SwordDark GreatswordDragonbindDurandalEckesachs • Falchion (ArchaneanValentianParallel) • Feather SwordFlower of EaseFólkvangrGjöllGladiator's BladeGolden DaggerGurgurantHana's KatanaHikamiHinata's KatanaJubliant BladeLadybladeLaevateinLaid-Back BladeLarcei's EdgeLaslow's BladeLight BrandLyngheiðrMareeta's SwordMeisterschwertMercuriusMissiletainnMystletainnNameless BladeNíuPanther SwordRagnellRagnell·AlonditeRaijintoRapierRegal BladeResolute BladeRowdy SwordRoyal SwordScarlet SwordSelena's BladeShadow SwordShamshirSiegfriedSieglindeSilverbrandSkuldSökkvabekkrSol KattiSoleil's ShineSolitary BladeSpendy ScimitarStalwart SwordThunderbrandTyrfingVassal's BladeVenin EdgeWhitewing BladeWing SwordYato
Other sword skills Umbra Burst
Red tome skills in Heroes
Basic red tome skills BolganoneElfireFenrirFireFluxRuin
Red tome skills with secondary effects CandelabraConch BouquetLoyal WreathLuminous GracePeachy ParfaitRauðrbladeRauðrfoxRauðrlionRauðrowlRauðrrabbitRauðrravenRauðrserpentRauðrwolfTomato TomeUnity Blooms
Regalia and personal red tome skills Agnea's ArrowAversa's NightBanshee ΘBook of DreamsBrynhildrCorvus TomeCymbelineDark ScriptureDark Spikes ΤDawn SuzuÞjálfiEternal TomeFell CandelabraFlower of PlentyForblazeFruit of IðunnGilt GobletGinnungagapGleipnirGrima's TruthGrimoireGullinkambi EggHades ΩHermit's TomeIago's TomeImhulluLoptousMirage RodMögþrasirMúspell FireposyNaglfarPetrifyRagnarokReese's TomeScarlet BreidablikSparking 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 Barrier LanceBerkut's LanceBrave LanceCandy CaneCarrot LanceCasa BlancaCourtly CandleDeft HarpoonFiresweep LanceFirst BiteFlashing CarrotFlowing LanceGilt ForkGuard LanceHarmonic LanceHeavy Spear / Slaying SpearInstant LanceIt's Curtains...Killer Lance/Slaying LanceLofty BlossomsLuncheon LanceNinja YariReprisal LanceRidersbaneSapphire LanceShell LanceShellpoint LanceSpirited SpearSpringy LanceSteadfast LanceStout LanceTannenboom!TridentVanguardWagasa
Regalia and personal lance skills Apotheosis SpearAreadbharBereft LanceBright NaginataBull SpearCordelia's LanceCursed LanceDark Royal SpearDauntless LanceDaybreak LanceDivine Sea SpearEffie's LanceFensalirFlame LanceFlorina's LanceFlower LanceGáe BolgGeirskögulGolden NaginataGradivusHewn LanceHinoka's SpearHotshot LanceHreiðmarrHrímfaxiKnightly LanceKriemhildLance 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 LanceThorn LanceVengeful LanceVerðandiVeteran LanceVidofnirWeighted LanceWhitedown SpearWhitewing LanceWhitewing Spear
Other lance skills Umbra Burst
Blue tome skills in Heroes
Basic blue tome skills EllightElthunderLightShineThoronThunder
Blue tome skills with secondary effects BlárbladeBlárbloomsBlárfoxBlárowlBlárrabbitBlárravenBlárserpentBlárwolfBlessed BouquetBlue EggBlue GiftDancer's ScoreDrifting GraceFlora GuideFresh BouquetJuicy WaveLove BouquetPact BloomsSealife TomeSilver GobletSpider PlushSpooky CenserTannenbitVessel of Cheer
Regalia and personal blue tome skills AuraAureolaAzure BreidablikBlue-Crow TomeBook of OrchidsDeathDemonic TomeDire ThunderEagle's EggFather's TacticsFell FlambeauFimbulvetrFlower of JoyHuginn's EggImbued KomaIvaldiMissiletainnMjölnirOdin's GrimoirePrayer WheelSagittaeTactical BoltThaniTome of FavorsTome of GradoTome of StormsValaskjálfVirtuous NagaWargod's TomeWeirding TomeWorldsea 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 AxePoleaxeRearguardReprisal AxeSack o' GiftsShoreline RakeSpringy AxeSteadfast AxeUnbound AxeVictorfishWo Gùn
Regalia and personal axe skills ArmadsArthur's AxeAuto-LofnheiðrAxe BreidablikAxe of DespairAxe of VirilityAymrBasilikosBeruka's AxeBun-Bun BatonBýleistrCamilla's AxeCherche's AxeCrimson AxeCrusherDevil AxeDolphin-Dive AxeDraconic PoleaxDragoon AxeEldhrímnirFair-Fury AxeFrederick's AxeFreikugelGarmGate-Anchor AxeGlitnirGoddess AxeGrado PoleaxGuardian's AxeHauteclereHel ScytheHel's ReaperInveterate AxeLofnheiðrLoyalist AxeMasking AxeMirage AxeNifl's BiteNóatúnRinkah's ClubRuneaxeScepter of LoveSinmaraSkinfaxiSneering AxeStout TomahawkTalregan AxeTiger-Roar AxeTwin Star AxeUrðrUrvanVictorious AxeVougeWedding-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 GiftGronnbladeGronnbloomsGronnfoxGronnowlGronnravenGronnserpentGronnwolfHibiscus TomeMadness FlaskMelon FloatPlegian TorchSandwiches!Spectral Tome
Regalia and personal green tome skills Amity BloomsBlizzardBlood TomeBond of the ÁlfarBook of ShadowsChaos ManifestCharging HornÉlivágarExcaliburExotic Fruit JuiceFlower of SorrowForsetiGrafcaliburHristÍfingrInscribed TomeIris's TomeJade BreidablikLight of DawnMuninn's EggNagaNifl FrostflowersObsessive CurseProfessorial TextSaintly SeraphimTactical GaleThunderheadTiger SpiritTome of OrderTome of ReglayVafþrúðnirVeðrfölnir's EggWind's BrandWinds of ChangeWinds of Silesse
Other green tome skills Umbra Burst
Colorless tome skills in Heroes
Basic colorless tome skills AtlasElstoneStone
Regalia and personal colorless tome skills Dire BreidablikJokers WildJoyful VowsNew DawnOrder's SentencePhantasm TomeVoid Tome
Other colorless tome skills Umbra Burst
Staff skills in Heroes
Staff skills AbsorbAssaultCandlelightFearFlashGrandscratcherGravityJoyous LanternKumadeMelancholyObservant StaffOvoid StaffPainPalm StaffPanicRapport WandSlowStaff of TwelveTannenbatonToasty SkewerTrilemmaWitchy Wand
Regalia and personal staff skills Caduceus StaffElena's StaffElise's StaffGjallarbrúHliðskjálfKia StaffPunishment StaffSanngriðrSpringtime StaffStaff of RaustenSunshade 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 BowClarisse's BowCocobowCoral BowCourtly BowCupid ArrowDevilish BowFiddlestick BowFiresweep BowFishie BowFortune BowGratiaGuard BowHama YaHelm BowInstant BowKabura YaMonstrous BowPlegian BowRefreshing BoltRein BowReindeer BowShining BowShort BowSpendthrift BowSpringy BowSunflower Bow
Regalia and personal bow skills Argent BowBow of BeautyBow of DevotionBow of FreliaBow of TwelveCunning BowDaniel-Made BowDeep-Blue BowDignified BowDouble BowFailnaughtFirst-Dream BowFujin YumiGuardian's BowHoly YewfelleIndignant BowKeen Coyote BowLuna ArcMeisterbogenMermaid BowMirage LongbowMulagirNidhoggNiles's BowParthiaPersecution BowRandgríðrRebecca'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 Barb ShurikenBottled JuiceBroadleaf FanCaltrop DaggerThe CleanerCloud MaiougiCourtly FanCourtly MaskDancer's FanDragonslasherDusk UchiwaGoodie BootHidden ThornsKagami MochiKitty PaddleLethal CarrotMinty CaneOuch PouchPegasus CarrotPoison DaggerPumpkin-a-BoxRed-Hot DucksRogue DaggerScallop BladeSeashellSky MaiougiSmoke DaggerSplashy BucketStarfishTemariTropical Treats
Regalia and personal dagger skills AthameCandied DaggerConstant DaggerDeathly DaggerFelicia's PlateHoarfrost KnifeHonorable BladeHunting BladeJakob's TrayKagero's DartLevin DaggerLyfjabergPeshkatzSæhrímnirSaizo's StarSpy's DaggerSummer StrikersSylgrTailwind Shuriken
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 BreathWater Breath
Regalia and personal breath skills Astral BreathAurora BreathBreath of BlightBreath of FogBrutal BreathDemonic BreathDivine BreathDivine MistDraconic RageDusk DragonstoneEerie ScriptureEternal BreathEthereal BreathExpirationFell BreathFlamelick BreathFrost BreathFrostbite BreathFrostfire BreathGloom BreathGreat FlameLilac-Jade BreathMoonless BreathMoonstrike BreathNurturing BreathOracle's BreathPrimordial BreathPurifying BreathRazing BreathSavage BreathScalding BreathSnow's GraceSpirit BreathSublime SurgeSummer's BreathSun DragonstoneWitch BreathZephyr Breath
Other breath skills Umbra Burst