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Despair and Hope

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Despair and Hope

Cm fe09 8.png

Location

Gebal Castle

New units

Ilyana

Boss(es)

Kamura

So many of them…and so few of us…It doesn’t look good, does it
— Titania

Despair and Hope (Japanese: 絶望そして希望 Despair and hope) is chapter 8 of Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance.

Plot

Main article: Despair and Hope/Script

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Chapter data

Chapter Data
Conditions
Unit Data
Victory: Defend for 8 turns Player Partner Other Enemy Third
Defeat: Ike dies, or enemy seizes location 7+1 {{{partner}}} {{{other}}} 29+12-1 {{{third}}}
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Bonus EXP
Requirement Easy Normal/Hard Maniac
Units not deployed 75 per unit 50 per unit 25 per unit

Character data

Characters
New Units
Ilyana
Small portrait ilyana fe09.png
Mage
HP
20
Level
6
Talk with Ike
Returning Characters

Small portrait ike ranger 01 fe09.pngSmall portrait titania fe09.pngSmall portrait oscar fe09.pngSmall portrait boyd fe09.pngSmall portrait rhys fe09.pngSmall portrait soren fe09.pngSmall portrait mia fe09.png

  • Note: Shinon and Gatrie desert the army at the beginning of the chapter. All weapons and items in their inventory will be deposited to the convoy

Item data

Items
Name Obtainment Method
Is gcn pure water.png Pure Water Dropped by priest
Is gcn red gem.png Red Gem Dropped by priest
Is gcn longbow.png Longbow Dropped by archer
Is gcn soldier band.png Soldier Band Dropped by Kamura*

Enemy data

Normal Hard

Enemy Units
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Soldier Archer 7 1 Iron Bow --
Soldier Archer 8 1 Steel Bow --
Soldier Archer 9 1 LongbowThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat. --
Soldier Axe Knight 6 1 Iron Axe --
Soldier Axe Knight 7 1 Iron Axe --
Mercenary Fighter 7 1 Poleax --
Soldier Knight 7 1 Steel Lance --
Soldier Knight 8 3 Steel Lance --
Soldier Knight 8 1 Javelin --
Soldier Lance Knight 6 1 Javelin --
Soldier Lance Knight 7 1 Javelin --
Ilyana Mage 6 1 Thunder Elthunder Vulnerary
Shade
Does not initiate combat.
Soldier Mage 7 1 Fire --
Soldier Mage 8 1 Fire --
Mercenary Myrmidon 7 2 Iron Sword --
Mercenary Myrmidon 8 1 Steel Sword --
Mercenary Myrmidon 8 1 Iron Blade --
Soldier Priest 7 1 Heal Vulnerary --
Soldier Priest 7 1 Heal Pure WaterThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat. --
Soldier Priest 7 1 Heal Vulnerary Red GemThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat. --
Soldier Soldier 8 3 Steel Lance --
Soldier Sword Knight 7 1 Steel Sword --
Soldier Sword Knight 10 1 Iron Sword Vulnerary --
Kamura Knight 18 1 Steel Lance Short Spear Soldier BandThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.* --
Reinforcements
Name Class Lv # Inventory and Skills Notes
Soldier Knight 10 1 Iron Lance --
Soldier Knight 10 1 Javelin --
Soldier Lance Knight 6 1 Iron Lance --
Soldier Lance Knight 7 1 Iron Lance --
Mercenary Myrmidon 11 1 Steel Sword --
Soldier Soldier 8 1 Iron Lance --
Soldier Soldier 9 4 Iron Lance --
Soldier Soldier 10 2 Iron Lance --

Reinforcements

  • Turn 5
    • 2 Soldiers from the south-east corner of the map
    • 2 Knights from the northern stairs
  • Turn 6
    • 2 Soldiers from the western part of the map
    • 1 Soldier from the eastern part of the map
  • Turn 7
  • Turn 8

Boss data

Main article: Kamura
Small portrait kamura fe09.png
Knight
Level 18
Affinity Is gcn heavenaffin.png
Constitution 12
Stats
Max HP 35 Speed 6
Strength 13 Luck 8
Magic 2 Defense 13
Skill 8 Resistance 8
Movement 5 Weight 16
Inventory Skills
Steel Lance
Short Spear
Soldier BandThis item is dropped upon this unit's defeat.*
--
Weapon Levels
GCNRankSword.gif -- GCNRankLance.gif B GCNRankAxe.gif -- GCNRankBow.gif --
GCNRankFire.gif -- GCNRankThunder.gif -- GCNRankWind.gif -- GCNRankStaff.gif --

Strategy


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Etymology and other languages

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

Despair and Hope

--

Japanese

絶望そして希望

Despair and hope

Spanish

¿Desesperación?

Desperation?

French

Peines et espoirs

Pains and hopes

German

Unbeugsam

Uncompromising

Italian

Dolore e gioia

Sorrow and joy

Gallery


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Shades of Evil Beyond Darkness Gallia
Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance
Playable characters AstridBastianBoydBromCalillDevdanElinciaEnaGatrieGiffcaGeoffreyHaarIkeIlyanaJanaffJillKieranLargoLetheLuciaMakalovMarciaMiaMistMordecaiMuarimNaesalaNasirNepheneeOscarRanulfReysonRhysRolfShinonSorenSotheStefanTanithTauroneoTibarnTitaniaTormodUlkiVolkeZihark
Trial map characters AshnardBryceOliverPetrineShiharam
Non-playable characters AimeeAltinaAsheraCaineghisDanielDeghinseaElenaGarethGreilHetzelIzukaJorgeKurthnagaLilliaLeanneLekainLoraziehLotzMustonNealuchiRajaionRamonRenningSanakiSephiranSigrunZelgius
Bosses AshnardBalmerBertramBlack KnightBoydBryceDakovaDanomillEmilEnaGashilamaGreilGromellHafeddHavettiHeddwynHomasaIkanauKamuraKasataiKayacheyKimaarsiKotaffMackoyaMaijinMuarimNaesalaNedataNorrisOliverPetrineRikardSchaefferSeekerShiharamTomenamiZawana
Regalia and personal weapons AlonditeAmitiAshera StaffDouble BowGurgurantRagnellRegal SwordRexauraRexboltRexcaliburRexflameRolf's BowUrvanVague KattiWishblade
Chapters P: Mercenaries • 1: The Battle Begins • 2: Rescue • 3: Pirates Aground • 4: Roadside Battle • 5: Flight! • 6: A Brief Diversion • 7: Shades of Evil • 8: Despair and Hope • 9: Gallia • 10: Prisoner Release • 11: Blood Runs Red • 12: A Strange Land • 13: A Guiding Wind • 14: Training • 15: The Feral Frontier • 16: The Atonement • 17: Day Breaks (part 1part 2part 3part 4) • 18: Crimea Marches • 19: Entrusted • 20: Defending Talrega • 21: Without a King • 22: Solo • 23: The Great Bridge • 24: Battle Reunion • 25: Strange Lands • 26: Clash! • 27: Moment of Fate (part 1part 2) • 28: Twisted Tower • Endgame: RepatriationTrial Maps
Locations TelliusBegnion (Sienne) • CrimeaDaein (NevassaTalrega) • GalliaGoldoaGrann DesertGritnea TowerKilvasPhoenicisSerenes Forest
Groups, objects and events Ancient languageGreat FloodGreil MercenariesLehran's MedallionMad King's War • Races (BeorcBrandedLaguz) • Serenes MassacreWarp Powder
Related topics List of version differences (Name chart) • Other games (Radiant Dawn) • Pre-release information (Unused content) • Sound RoomTimeline