“For archers and nomads Lv.10 and up.”
—In-game description

Orion's Bolt (オリオンのボルト Orion no boruto) is a promotional item that recurs throughout the Fire Emblem Series, permitting all bow units of Level 10 and above to promote into the second tier of their respective class lines. Orion's Bolt promotes Archers into Snipers.

In the Elibe Series of Fire Emblem, Orion's Bolt also promotes Nomads into Nomadic Troopers.

In Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones, the branching promotion system also allows Archers to promote into Rangers.

Item Information[edit | edit source]

Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light[edit | edit source]

Name Uses Worth Effect(s) / Note(s)
Orion's Bolt 1 2,000 Promotes Level 10+ Archers.

Fire Emblem: Mystery of the Emblem[edit | edit source]

Name Uses Worth Effect(s) / Note(s)
FE3 Orion's Bolt.png Orion's Bolt 1 10,000 Promotes Level 10+ Archers.

Fire Emblem: The Binding Blade[edit | edit source]

Name Uses Worth Effect(s) / Note(s)
Orionsbolt.gif Orion's Bolt 1 10,000 Promotes Level 10+ Archers and Nomads.

Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade[edit | edit source]

Name Uses Worth Effect(s) / Note(s)
Orionsbolt.gif Orion's Bolt 1 10,000 Promotes Level 10+ Archers and Nomads.

Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones[edit | edit source]

Name Uses Worth Effect(s) / Note(s)
Orionsbolt.gif Orion's Bolt 1 10,000 Promotes Level 10+ Archers and Nomads.

Item Locations[edit | edit source]

Fire Emblem: Mystery of the Emblem[edit | edit source]

Method Location
Dropped Book 2: Enemy Thief (Ch. 7) • Enemy Fire Dragon (Ch. 12)
Treasure Book 1: Ch. 10 - ChestCh. 14 - Chest
Book 2: Ch. 20 - Chest
Secret Shops Book 1: Ch. 17
Book 2: Ch. 5Ch. 18

Fire Emblem: The Binding Blade[edit | edit source]

Method Location
Steal Enemy (Ch. 20B)
Visit Ch. 11A - VillageCh. 10B - Village
Event Ch. 11A/Ch. 10B - End of chapter (provided that Klein is recruited and all his soldiers survived).
Secret Shops Ch. 16Ch. 21

Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade[edit | edit source]

Method Location
Dropped Eliwood's Story: Uhai (Ch. 18) • Enemy Sniper* (Ch. 23B
Hector's Story: Uhai (Ch. 19) • Enemy Sniper* (Ch. 24B)
Steal Eliwood's Story: Enemy Sniper (Ch. 27)
Visit Eliwood's Story: Ch. 23A - Village
Hector's Story: Ch. 24A - Village
Secret Shops Eliwood's Story: Ch. 29
Hector's Story: Ch. 31

*Normal Mode only.

Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones[edit | edit source]

Method Location
Dropped Wight (Archer) [0.29%] • Cyclops [3.08%] • Elder Bael [12%]
Event Ch. 6 - End of chapter (provided that all the civilians survived).
Secret Shops Main Story: Ch. 14ACh. 14BCh. 19
Creature Campaign: Grado KeepJehanna HallRausten Court

Etymology[edit | edit source]

Orion is the name of a constellation named after a hunter in Greek Mythology.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

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