“I am Gwendal, the Gray Lion, a knight by the hand of Count Rowe! Do your worst!”
—Gwendal

Gwendal is a non-playable character in Fire Emblem: Three Houses. He is a veteran knight known as the "Gray Lion" in the service of House Rowe of the Holy Kingdom of Faerghus.

Profile[edit | edit source]

The "Gray Lion" Gwendal is a highly-experienced knight of the Kingdom and loyal to Count Rowe. His discipline is such that he is willing to fight any battle if ordered and will completely ignore any attempts to negotiate.


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When Yuri was adopted into House Rowe, Count Rowe had Gwendal watch him. Yuri was able to sense that Gwendal secretly cared for him, and treated him as an equal. Yuri was eventually thrown out of House Rowe following a scandal, and Gwendal never heard from him again.

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War Phase[edit | edit source]

In Imperial Year 1185, Gwendal is the commander of House Rowe's troops.

Silver Snow[edit | edit source]

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Gwendal and his forces ambush the Resistance Army at the volcanic valley of Ailell. He is disdainful of his opponents' abilities, calling them children. When Judith arrives with reinforcements to aid Byleth, Gwendal claims that the new combatant will at least give him a decent fight. He falls in battle, but thanks them for allowing him to finally rest.

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Azure Moon[edit | edit source]

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Gwendal and his forces ambush the Old Kingdom Army at the volcanic valley of Ailell. He is disdainful of his opponents' abilities, calling them children. When Rodrigue arrives with reinforcements to aid Byleth and Dimitri, Gwendal claims that the new combatant will at least give him a decent fight. He falls in battle, but thanks them for allowing him to finally rest. Gilbert calls him a good man who followed the way of the knight.

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Verdant Wind[edit | edit source]

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Gwendal and his forces ambush the Alliance Army at the volcanic valley of Ailell. He is disdainful of his opponents' abilities, calling them children. When Judith arrives with reinforcements to aid Byleth and Claude, Gwendal claims that the new combatant will at least give him a decent fight. He falls in battle, but thanks them for allowing him to finally rest.

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Crimson Flower[edit | edit source]

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Gwendal is one of the enemy commanders stationed in Arianrhod, where he fights to defend the city from the Black Eagle Strike Force. He falls in battle fighting for his lord.

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In-Game[edit | edit source]

As an Enemy[edit | edit source]

Ambush at Ailell[edit | edit source]

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The Siege of Arianrhod[edit | edit source]

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Quotes[edit | edit source]

“Does a whelp like you really expect to kill me? I am Gwendal, the Gray Lion, a knight by the hand of Count Rowe! Do your worst!”
—Gwendal Default Quote

Critical[edit | edit source]

  • “I will not waver!”
  • ”Choke on this!”
  • ”The Lion's fury!”
  • ”You’re weak!"

Gambit[edit | edit source]

  • "Don't underestiminate us!"
  • "Destroy them!"
  • "Here's a surprise!"

Gambit Boost[edit | edit source]

  • "Need our support?"
  • "Brining backup."
  • "It’s our turn!"

Triangle Attack[edit | edit source]

  • "Invigorating!"
  • "Follow me!"
  • "Attack!"

Ally Heals or Rallies[edit | edit source]

  • "Apologies."
  • "Thoughtful!"
  • "How kind!"

Enemy Deals 1 or 0 Damage or Misses[edit | edit source]

Attack[edit | edit source]

  • (normal attack)
  • (normal attack with low HP)
  • (critical/combat art)
  • (critical/combat art with low HP)

Damage Taken[edit | edit source]

  • (hit by strong attack)
  • (death)

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Gwendal shares his English voice actor, Michael Sorich, with Vaike from Awakening.
  • Ingrid's C-Support with Sylvain mentions a lord Gwendal who was furious at Sylvain for flirting with his daughter. If Sylvain is talked to while exploring the monastery prior to battling Gwendal, he will confirm this story and express regret toward having to kill the knight.
  • His battle model appears to be unique, as he wears the armor of a Fortress Knight instead of that of a normal Great Knight.
  • According to unused data, Gwendal stands at 171cm (or 5'7")
  • Gwendal has shared some of his battle clips with Myson.

Gallery[edit | edit source]



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