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Assassin's Bow

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Assassin's Bow

Is feh assassin's bow arrow.pngIs feh assassin's bow.png
Icons of the Assassin's Bow in Heroes.


Effective against flying foes. In combat against a colorless dagger foe, unit makes a guaranteed follow-up attack and foe cannot make a follow-up attack.

Type(s)

Weapon (Bow)

Game(s)

Heroes

The Assassin's Bow (Japanese: 暗器殺しの弓 Concealed Weapon Killing Bow) is a weapon skill in the bow category which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes. Assassin's Bow, if used against a dagger wielder, will prevent the dagger user from making a follow-up attack while granting the user one. The Assassin's Bow+ can be evolved into the Guard Bow+.

Stats

Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
Heroes Is feh skill weapon.png Is feh all bows.png 3★ 7 -- -- -- 2 -- 200 SP -- Deals bonus damage to Is feh flying.png flying units
If the target wields a dagger, prevents them from using a follow-up attack while letting the user always deal one.
Heroes
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Is feh skill weapon.png Is feh all bows.png 4★ 11 -- -- -- 2 -- 300 SP -- Deals bonus damage to Is feh flying.png flying units
If the target wields a dagger, prevents them from using a follow-up attack while letting the user always deal one.

Availability

Heroes

Assassin's Bow

Units Setsuna: Absent Archer

Assassin's Bow+

Units Setsuna: Absent Archer

Flavor text

Game Text
(English)
Text
(Japanese)
Heroes Effective against flying foes. In combat against a colorless dagger foe, unit makes a guaranteed follow-up attack and foe cannot make a follow-up attack. ??

Trivia

  • The effect of Assassin's Bow may reflect how, in Fates, bows were in the green category while daggers were in the blue category, with green having weapon triangle advantage over blue.

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English

Assassin's Bow

It was presumably translated as assassin's bow because the Japanese word for "assassin" is 暗殺者, which is similar to the Japanese name of Daggerbreaker.

Japanese

暗器殺しの弓

Concealed Weapon Killing (i.e. Daggerbreaker) Bow

Spanish

Arco mortal

Deadly bow

French

Arc d'assassin

Assassing's bow

German

Assassinenbogen

Assassins Bow

Italian

Arco assassino

Assassin bow

Portuguese
(Brazil)

Arco mortal

Deadly bow

Traditional Chinese

破暗器之弓

Concealed weapon-breaking bow

Gallery

See also

Bow skills in Heroes
Basic bow skills Iron BowKiller Bow / Slaying BowSilver BowSteel Bow
Bow skills with secondary effects Assassin's BowBeguiling BowBig-Catch BowBouquet BowBrave BowBudding BowCandlewax BowClarisse's BowCocobowCoral BowCourtly BowCupid ArrowDevilish BowFiddlestick BowFiresweep BowFishie BowFortune BowGratiaGuard BowHama YaHelm BowKabura YaMonstrous BowPlegian BowRefreshing BoltRein BowReindeer BowShining BowShort BowSpendthrift BowSpringy BowSunflower Bow
Regalia and personal bow skills Argent BowBow of BeautyBow of DevotionBow of FreliaCunning BowDaniel-Made BowDeep-Blue BowDignified BowDouble BowFailnaughtFirst-Dream BowFujin YumiGuardian's BowIndignant BowLuna ArcMeisterbogenMirage LongbowMulagirNidhoggNiles's BowParthiaPersecution BowRandgríðrRebecca's BowRenowned BowRose-Quartz BowSetsuna's YumiSkadiSniper's BowSpy-Song BowSurvivalist BowTanngrisnirThögnWarrior Princess
Other bow skills Umbra Burst