Aegis is a skill introduced in Fire Emblem Awakening.

History in the Series[edit | edit source]

In Awakening, Aegis halves damage from Bows, Tomes, and Dragonstones. The activation is (Skill)%. Aegis will not activate from Dual Strikes. This was changed in Fates, and it can now activate on any kind of attack with those weapons. It is learned by Paladins at Level 15.

In Heroes, Aegis is a special type skill which halves damage inflicted by attacks from foes two spaces away.

Stats[edit | edit source]

Fire Emblem Awakening[edit | edit source]

Name Activation Capacity
HShield.png
Aegis
Skill% -
Effects Halves damage from Bows, Tomes, and Dragonstones.
Users -
Notes Does not activate from Dual Strikes.

Name Activation Capacity
Aegis+.png
Aegis+
100% -
Effects Halves damage from Bows, Tomes, and Dragonstones.
Users -
Notes Enemy only. Does not activate from Dual Strikes.

Fire Emblem Fates[edit | edit source]

Name Activation Capacity
Aegis (FE14).png
Aegis
Skill% -
Effects Halves damage from Bows, Tomes, Shurikens, Dragonstones, Breaths and Boulders.
Users -
Notes Nohrian only.

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia[edit | edit source]

Name Echoes Defense Skill icon.png
Aegis
HP/Dur Rng Mt Hit Avo Crt
-2 ± ±0 ±0 ±0 ±0
Effects Halves damage from ranged attacks
Users -
Notes -

Fire Emblem Three Houses[edit | edit source]

Name Activation Capacity
Aegis FE16.png
Aegis
Dex% -
Effects Chance to reduce bow/magic damage by half.
Users Learned by mastering the Paladin class.
Notes Serve as the Barrier Ability of the Lord of the Lake and Titanus.

Fire Emblem Heroes[edit | edit source]

Name Charge SP
FEH skill special.png
Aegis
3 200
Effects Reduces damage inflicted by attacks from foes 2 spaces away by 50%.
Users -
Notes -

Etymology[edit | edit source]

Aegis (from the Greek Αιγίς), as stated in the Iliad, is the shield or buckler, or breastplate, of Athena and Zeus, famously bearing Medusa's head, which, according to Homer, was fashioned by Hephaestus.

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