“Teach... Friend... None of those words quite capture what you come to mean to me. We may not be connected by blood, but I believe our bond goes deeper than that. Now that we know each other, our hearts are connected.”

To War is the twelfth chapter of Fire Emblem: Three Houses for players who chose to lead the Golden Deer. This chapter marks the beginning of the Verdant Wind story.



*WARNING!* This is the final month to recruit any remaining characters from the other houses into the Golden Deer. Any student who has not joined the Golden Deer cannot be recruited beyond the battle at the end of the month.

Initial enemiesEdit

  • Edelgard
  • Ladislava
  • Randolph
  • Death Knight
  • Hubert
  • 2/3x Winged Demonic Beast (Normal/Hard and above)
  • 4/6x Pegasus Knight (Normal/Hard and above)
  • 1x Mage
  • 1x Dark Mage
  • 1x Dark Bishop
  • 6x Archer
  • 4/5x Warrior (Normal and Hard/Maddening)
  • 1/2x Cavalier (Normal/Hard and above)
  • 1x Paladin
  • 4x Fortress Knight
  • 3/4x Armored Knight (Normal/Hard and above)
  • 2x Bishop (Hard and Maddening only)


  • Rhea
  • Hanneman/Mage (if Hanneman is recruited)
  • Manuela/Priestess (if Manuela is recruited)
  • 2x Cavalier
  • 4x Armored Knight
  • 1x Warlock
  • Catherine/Swordmaster (if Catherine is recruited) and a Paladin arrive as reinforcements if the Death Knight is defeated
  • Shamir/Sniper (if Shamir is recruited) and another Sniper arrive as reinforcements if Hubert is defeated


  • 1x Winged Demonic Beast from the west stronghold every few turns
  • 1x Armored Knight from the east stronghold every few turns
  • 2x Demonic Beast ambush spawns at Edelgard's starting location if a player unit enters the southernmost part of the map (Maddening only)
  • 1x Pegasus Knight at Edelgard's starting position every turn once enough turns has passed (Maddening only?)


  • Crescent Sickle - Dropped by east Cavalier
  • Dark Seal - Dropped by Death Knight
  • Prayer Ring (Maddening only) - Carried by Hubert, must be stolen


Secret Book (Artwork)
Subjective: The following part of this article is based upon the editor's personal experiences and opinions, and therefore may not be applicable for all readers.

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