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Within the White Darkness

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Within the White Darkness


Fog of war

New units




Previous chapter(s)

Frozen Land

Next chapter(s)

A Mystery Revealed

Within the White Darkness (Japanese: 白い闇の中 In the White Darkness) is the fourth sidequest in Fire Emblem: New Mystery of the Emblem. In order to reach this chapter, the player must have completed the previous chapter within a set number of turns, or by not letting any thief escape.


Main article: Within the White Darkness/Script

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Chapter data

Chapter Data
Unit Data
Victory: Rout the enemy Player Partner Other Enemy Third
Defeat: Marth dies 8 {{{partner}}} {{{other}}} 9 {{{third}}}

Character data

New Units
Portrait athena fe12.png
Silver Sword
Automatically at the start of the chapter
Returning Characters

Small portrait default female player's unit fe12.pngSmall portrait ryan fe12.pngSmall portrait luke fe12.pngSmall portrait roderick fe12.pngSmall portrait cecil fe12.pngSmall portrait marth fe12.pngSmall portrait gordin fe12.pngSmall portrait draug fe12.pngSmall portrait arran fe12.pngSmall portrait marisha fe12.pngSmall portrait catria fe12.pngSmall portrait warren fe12.pngSmall portrait cord fe12.pngSmall portrait linde fe12.pngSmall portrait palla fe12.pngSmall portrait bord fe12.pngSmall portrait julian fe12.pngSmall portrait matthis fe12.pngSmall portrait wrys fe12.pngSmall portrait ogma fe12.pngSmall portrait yuliya fe12.pngSmall portrait jubelo fe12.pngSmall portrait sirius fe12.pngSmall portrait castor fe12.pngSmall portrait caeda fe12.pngSmall portrait barst fe12.pngSmall portrait rickard fe12.pngSmall portrait frey fe12.pngSmall portrait norne fe12.pngSmall portrait samuel fe12.pngSmall portrait wendell fe12.pngSmall portrait caesar fe12.pngSmall portrait radd fe12.pngSmall portrait navarre fe12.pngSmall portrait phina fe12.pngSmall portrait cain fe12.pngSmall portrait bantu fe12.pngSmall portrait roger fe12.pngSmall portrait jeorge fe12.pngSmall portrait minerva fe12.pngSmall portrait etzel fe12.pngSmall portrait merric fe12.pngSmall portrait arlen fe12.pngSmall portrait dice fe12.pngSmall portrait malice fe12.pngSmall portrait horace fe12.pngSmall portrait jake fe12.pngSmall portrait darros fe12.pngSmall portrait roberto fe12.pngSmall portrait belf fe12.pngSmall portrait reiden fe12.pngSmall portrait beck fe12.png

Item data

Name Obtainment Method
Is ds iote's shield.png Iote's Shield Northeast chest

Enemy data

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Normal Lunatic

Enemy Units
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Ma ds02 barbarian enemy.gif
Assassin Squad Barbarian 14 3 Steel Axe --
Ma ds02 barbarian enemy.gif
Assassin Squad Barbarian 14 1 Hand Axe --
Ma ds02 ballistician enemy.gif
Assassin Squad Ballistician 12 3 Arrowspate --
Ma ds02 ballistician enemy.gif
Assassin Squad Ballistician 12 1 Pachyderm --
Ma ds02 sniper female enemy.gif
Clarisse Sniper 5 1 Silver Bow --
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes

Boss data

Main article: Clarisse

Normal Hard Maniac Lunatic

Portrait clarisse fe12.png
Ma ds02 sniper female enemy.gif Sniper
Level 5
Movement 7
Max HP 32 Speed 15
Strength 11 Luck 0
Magic 1 Defense 12
Skill 14 Resistance 4
Silver Bow
Weapon Levels
FE12RankSword.png -- FE12RankLance.png -- FE12RankAxe.png --
FE12RankBow.png B FE12RankTome.png -- FE12RankStaff.png --


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Etymology and other languages

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

Within the White Darkness

Used in the New Mystery of the Emblem fan translation.



In the White Darkness


Frozen Land Within the White Darkness A Mystery Revealed
Fire Emblem: New Mystery of the Emblem: Heroes of Light and Shadow
Playable characters AbelArlenArranAstramAthenaBantuBarstBeckBelfBordCaedaCaesarCainCastorCatriaCecilCordDarrosDiceDolphDraugEliceEstEtzelPhinaFreyFrostGordinHoraceJakeJeorgeJubeloJulianKatarinaKrisLenaLindeLukeMacellanMaliceMariaMarishaMarthMatthisMerricMichalisMidiaMinervaNagiNavarreNorneNynaOgmaPallaRaddReidenRickardRobertoRoderickRogerRosheaRyanSamsonSamuelSedgarSheenaSiriusTikiTomasVylandWarrenWendellWolfWrysXaneYmirYuliya
Non-playable characters Aurelis KingBoahCamusGotohJagenLangLorenz
Bosses ArlenAthenaCaedaCainClarisseDallDark BishopDraugEibelEremiyaEstFire DragonGailGharnefHardinIce DragonJagenJeorgeKatarinaLangLegionLorenzLumelLukeLykkeMage DragonMedeusNehringOgmaRoderickRuffianSheenaTorusWillowWyvernYodel
Regalia and personal weapons AumFalchionGradivusHauteclereImhulluMercuriusParthiaRapierStarlightWing Spear
Chapters Main story P1: Meeting • P2: Young Squires • P3: Training Begins • P4: New Companions (Jeorge, Athena) • P5: March Duty • P6: Bonds (Ogma, Draug) • P7: The Final Test (Est, Cain) • P8: Assassination of the Hero-King • 1: The Grustian Expedition • 2: Rebellion at Macedon • 3: Abducted Princess • 3x: Shadows Behind the Scenes • 4: Joy and Sorrow • 5: Liberation of Grust • 6: The Nest of Evil • 6x: Mercenary Squad • 7: The Scarlet Sword • 8: Soulful Bridge • 9: Sanctuary of Sorcery • 10: Two Sorcerers • 10x: The Mask Laughs • 11: Anri's Way • 12: Graveyard of Fire Dragons • 13: Frozen Land • 13x: Within the White Darkness • 14: A Mystery Revealed • 15: Return of the Prince • 16: Regaining the Capital • 16x: Reunion • 17: Gra's Sun Sets • 18: Battle of the Pass • 19: The Last Decisive Battle • 20: Dark Emperor • 20x: Bottom of the Deep Abyss • 21: The Wyvern's Dale • 22: The Dragon's Table • 23: The Dark Pontifex Lives • Endgame: Light and Shadow
New Archanea Saga 1: The Capital Falls • 2: Red Dragoon • 3: Righteous Thieves • 4: The Beginning
DLC bonus chapters 1: Wind and Thunder • 2: Three Assassins • 3: That Which Was Done by the Sword Shall Be Undone by the Sword
Locations ArchaneaAlteaAnri's WayAurelisDolhr (Dragon's Table) • Empire of ArchaneaGraGrustKhadeinMacedonTalys
Groups, objects and concepts Dragon (Divine DragonEarth DragonManakete) • HereticsSable OrderFire Emblem/Binding ShieldWar of HeroesWar of LiberationWar of ShadowsWhitewinged Order
Related topics Name chart • Other games (Shadow Dragon & the Blade of LightGaidenMystery of the EmblemFire Emblem: Archanea SagaShadow DragonAwakening) • Pre-release information (Unused content) • Sound RoomTimeline