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“One ship against three of ours? They're either very brave or very stupid...”

Ignatius is a boss character in Fire Emblem Awakening. He is a Valmese commander who leads the Valmese navy as they sail to invade Ylisse, Ferox, and Plegia. He is described as valiant and unyielding.


Boss Stats[]

*Dropped when defeated


“Arrogant pup! The seas are my home, and they will be your grave!”
—Ignatius' battle quote
“Strike me down, and ten will take my place... You...have...lost!”
—Ignatius' death quote


Ignatius was a Roman empire church father.

It also means "fiery one", deriving from the root word "ignite". After defeating Ignatius, the Valmese fleet is burned at sea.


  • He is one of the few minor bosses in the game that does not share his own portrait with another boss.
  • He shares a name with Ignatius, the son of Benny who also happens to be under the Knight class line, in Fire Emblem Fates.
  • Ignatius also shares the same voice clips with Mustafa and Yen'fay in both the English and Japanese versions.