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Whelp (Cavalry)

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Whelp (Cavalry)

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Type

Beast

First game

Heroes

Whelp (Cavalry) (Japanese: 幼獣の化身・騎馬 Whelp · Cavalry) is a weapon skill in the beast category which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes. Whelp (Cavalry) is the lowest weapon skill of the cavalry subtype of the beast category of weapon skills, and as such is the weakest weapon of the subtype and lacks any special effects other than those common to all weapons of the subtype.

Stats

Game Icon Type Might Range SP cost Refine cost Prerequisites Usable by Inheritable Other effects and notes
Heroes
Is feh skill weapon.png Beast weapons 4 1 50 -- -- Cavalry If user is not adjacent to human allies (i.e. allies with non-breath or -⁠beast weapons) at start of turn, user transforms; otherwise, user reverts.
If user transforms, grants +2 attack to user, and if user initiates combat, inflicts −4 each to attack and defense on foe during combat and foe cannot make follow-up attacks.

Availability

Heroes

Method Data
Unit (★★★) Panne: Proud Taguel
Unit (★★★★) Kaden: Refreshed KitsuneLyre: Lap Cat of LuxuryPanne: Welcoming DawnYarne: Hoppy New Year
Unit (★★★★★) Eitr: Hand of NothingFreyja: Fleeting SummerFreyja: Lady of NightmareFreyr: Dream-KingFreyr: Estival DreamsKaden: Kitsune BraggartLethe: Gallia's ValkyrieLethe: New Year's ClawNerþuz: God of the LandNerþuz: New-Year DoterRanulf: Friend of NationsRatatoskr: Mending HandSelkie: Free SpiritSelkie: New Year's SpiritYarne: Timid Taguel

Flavor text

Game Text
(English)
Text
(Japanese)
Heroes
At start of turn, if unit is adjacent to only beast
or dragon allies or if unit is not adjacent to any
ally, unit transforms (otherwise, unit reverts).
If unit transforms, grants Atk+2, and if unit
initiates combat, inflicts Atk/Def-4 on foe
during combat and foe cannot make a
follow-up attack.
ターン開始時、竜、獣以外の味方と隣接していない場合
化身状態になる(そうでない場合、化身状態を解除)
化身状態なら、攻撃+2、かつ自分から攻撃した時、
戦闘中、敵の攻撃、守備-4、敵は追撃不可

Etymology and other languages

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

Whelp (Cavalry)

--

Japanese

幼獣の化身・騎馬

Whelp · Cavalry

Spanish

Cachorro veloz

Fast cub

French

Bébé (cavalerie)

Baby (cavalry)

German

Welpe (Reiter)

Whelp (Rider)

Italian

Cucciolo (fantino)

Cub (rider)

Portuguese

Filhote (cavalaria)

Cub (cavalry); abbreviated as Filhote (caval.).

Traditional Chinese

幼獸化身・騎馬

Cub incarnation · rider

Beast skills in Heroes
Basic beast skills Beast skills with secondary effects Personal beast skills
Infantry subtype Adult (Infantry)Whelp (Infantry)Yearling (Infantry) Bride's FangFiery FangGroom's WingHeralding HornHorn of OpeningIlluminating HornPolished FangRenewed FangResolved FangRoyal Hatari FangSabertooth FangWild Tiger FangWolf Queen FangWolfpup FangWolfskin Fang
Armor subtype Adult (Armored)Whelp (Armored)Yearling (Armored) Lion King FangRavagerTwin-Crest Power
Cavalry subtype Adult (Cavalry)Whelp (Cavalry)Yearling (Cavalry) Arcane Nihility Brazen Cat FangBrightmare HornBunny FangCovert Cat FangCute Paper CraneDream HornFoxkit FangGuardian FangHorn of the LandKeen Rabbit FangKitsune FangNew Foxkit FangNightmare HornRaydream HornRefreshed FangSparkling FangTaguel FangWary Rabbit FangWorld-Tree Tail
Flier subtype Adult (Flier)Fledgling (Flier)Hatchling (Flier) Bat FangCrossbones ClawEbon-Pirate ClawEnclosing ClawFang of ClosureFang of FinalityHawk King ClawHeron WingQuieting ClawRaven King BeakSky-Pirate Claw