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Defense Smoke

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Defense Smoke

Is feh def smoke 1.png
Icon of the Def Smoke 1 skill in Heroes.

Inflicts Def-3 on foes within 2 spaces of target through their next actions after combat.


Passive (Type C)



Defense Smoke (Japanese: 守備の紫煙 Defensive Purple Smoke) is a three-tiered passive type C skill which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes; the individual tiers of the skill are known as Def Smoke 1, Def Smoke 2, and Def Smoke 3 in order from lowest to highest. Units with a Defense Smoke skill drop the Defense of all foes within two spaces of the target after the user's combat until the end of the target's respective actions; the size of the Defense drop increases with the skill's tier.


Game Icon Effect Activation Capacity Notes
(Def Smoke 1)
Is feh def smoke 1.png After combat, reduces the Defense of all foes within two spaces of target by 3 each through their next actions. -- -- Cost: 60 SP
(Def Smoke 2)
Is feh def smoke 2.png After combat, reduces the Defense of all foes within two spaces of target by 5 each through their next actions. -- -- Cost: 120 SP
(Def Smoke 3)
Is feh def smoke 3.png After combat, reduces the Defense of all foes within two spaces of target by 7 each through their next actions. -- -- Cost: 240 SP



Units Alfonse: Spring PrinceClaude: The SchemerLeif: Unifier of ThraciaPanne: Proud TaguelRath: Wolf of Sacae

Flavor text

Game Text
(Def Smoke 1)
Inflicts Def-3 on foes within 2 spaces of target
through their next actions after combat.
(Def Smoke 2)
Inflicts Def-5 on foes within 2 spaces of target
through their next actions after combat.
(Def Smoke 3)
Inflicts Def-7 on foes within 2 spaces of target
through their next actions after combat.

Etymology and other languages

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

Defense Smoke

Abbreviated as Def Smoke.



Defensive purple smoke


Humo de Defensa

Defense smoke; abbreviated as Humo de Def in the European localization and as Humo de Def. in the Latin American localization.


Fumée Défense

Defense smoke; abbreviated as Fumée Déf.



Defense smoke; abbreviated as Ver.-Rauch.


Difesa in Fumo

Defense in smoke; abbreviated as Dif in fumo.


Fumaça Defesa

Defense smoke; abbreviated as Fumaça Def.

Traditional Chinese


Defense purple smoke

See also

Type C passive skills in Heroes
Debuffing skills Atk PloyAtk SmokeAtk/Def ReinAtk/Res ReinAtk/Spd ReinChaos NamedDef PloyDef SmokeGlarePanic PloyRes PloyRes SmokeSpd PloySpd Smoke
Experience-related skills Axe ExperienceAxe ValorBeast Exp.Beast ValorB Tome Exp.B Tome ValorBow Exp.Bow ValorDagger Exp.Dagger ValorDragon ValorG Tome Exp.G Tome ValorLance Exp.Lance ValorR Tome Exp.R Tome ValorStaff Exp.Staff ValorSword Exp.Sword Valor
Healing skills Breath of LifeEven RecoveryOdd RecoverySparkling Boost
Mobility skills Air OrdersArmor MarchArmored StrideA/D Near SaveA/R Far SaveD/R Near SaveEven TempestFlier GuidanceGround OrdersGuidanceOdd TempestSolitary Dream
Proximity skills Armor MarchArmored StrideAtk TacticAtk/Def GapAtk/Def MenaceA/D Near SaveAtk/Def OathAtk/Def ReinA/R Far SaveAtk/Res GapAtk/Res MenaceAtk/Res OathAtk/Res ReinAtk SmokeAtk/Spd GapAtk/Spd MenaceAtk/Spd OathAtk/Spd ReinBreath of LifeChaos NamedClose GuardDef TacticDef/Res GapDef/Res MenaceD/R Near SaveDef/Res OathDef/Res ReinDef SmokeDistant GuardDivine FangDomain of FlameDomain of IceDrive AtkDrive DefDrive ResDrive SpdEven RecoveryFatal SmokeFortify ArmorFortify BeastsFortify CavalryFortify DefFortify DragonsFortify FliersFortify ResGlareGoad ArmorGoad BeastsGoad CavalryGoad DragonsGoad FliersHone ArmorHone AtkHone BeastsHone CavalryHone DragonsHone FliersHone SpdHuman VirtueInevitable DeathInfantry FlashInf. HexbladeInfantry PulseInfantry RushJoint Dist. GuardJoint Drive AtkJoint Drive DefJoint Drive ResJoint Drive SpdJoint Hone AtkJoint Hone DefJoint Hone ResJoint Hone SpdOdd RecoveryOrder's RestraintOstia's PulsePanic SmokePulse SmokeRes SmokeRes TacticRouse Atk/DefRouse Atk/ResRouse Atk/SpdRouse Def/ResRouse Spd/DefRouse Spd/ResSavage BlowSolitary DreamSpd/Def GapSpd/Def OathSpd/Def ReinSpd/Res GapSpd/Res ReinSpd SmokeSpd TacticSpur AtkSpur Atk/DefSpur Atk/ResSpur Atk/SpdSpur DefSpur Def/ResSpur ResSpur SpdSpur Spd/DefSpur Spd/ResStall PloySurtr's MenaceSurtr's PortentThreaten AtkThreat. Atk/DefThreat. Atk/ResThreat. Atk/SpdThreaten DefThreaten Def/ResThreaten ResThreaten SpdThreat. Spd/DefWard ArmorWard BeastsWard CavalryWard DragonsWard FliersWith Everyone!
Stat boosting skills Atk OpeningDef OpeningRes OpeningSpd OpeningVision of ArcadiaWings of Light
Turn-related skills A/D Near SaveA/R Far SaveBreath of LifeD/R Near SaveEven Atk WaveEven Def WaveEven RecoveryEven Res WaveEven Spd WaveEven TempestFatal SmokeOdd Atk WaveOdd Def WaveOdd RecoveryOdd Res WaveOdd Spd WaveOdd TempestSavage Blow
Miscellaneous skills Divine FangTime's PulseUpheaval