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Imprisoner of Magic

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Imprisoner of Magic

Cm fe07 18x.png

Location

Dread Isle

Boss(es)

Aion, Kishuna

Wha-What?! The magic power of this place... The source is...distorted... I...I can't use any of my magic!
— Aion

Imprisoner of Magic (Japanese: 魔封じの者 Magic Sealing Person), known by the possibly erroneous Prisoner of Magic when Hector's tale is being played, is chapter 18x of Eliwood's tale and chapter 19x of Hector's tale in Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade. To play this chapter the player must finish the previous chapter in 15 turns or less.

Plot

Main article: Imprisoner of Magic/Script

Following Uhai's directions, Eliwood, Hector and Lyn continue their journey to the Dragon's Gate. In the forest a malicious aura falls upon the group, and Lyn and Hector bicker with each other. Depending on if the player is in Hector's or Eliwood's tale the scene is slightly different. In Eliwoods tale, Eliwood is shown speculating on Elbert's intentions with the rebellion, while in Hector's tale the scene focuses on Lyn and Hector's argument about Hector's armor being too noisy. Eliwood approaches the pair and breaks up the argument.

Meanwhile, Aion, a Black Fang agent, is lurking nearby, well aware of Eliwood and the others' presences. Aion comments that Uhai failed due to a lack of foresight, which Aion claims to possess in excess. Aion bides his time and waits for the group to draw nearer.

Eliwood sees ruins ahead, and wonders if they are the Dragon's Gate, Ninian is unusually quiet, and warns the group of the approaching Black Fang units with her foresight. Eliwood decides avoiding them would only cause more trouble and decides to take them on. There is a small extra scene here in Hector's tale where Hector comments that he is at a disadvantage against magic, and Eliwood suggests that Hector stay off the front lines, which Hector somewhat takes as an insult. It is at this point that Eliwood prepares everyone for battle. (Preparation screen)

After some fighting, a mysterious figure appears on the west side battlefield. Aion is distraught when he realizes his prime form of attack, magic, is nonfunctional. A lower ranking Black Fang member alerts Aion that a Magic Seal has appeared on the battlefield.

The appearance of the robe-clad man provides a boon to Eliwood's group, disabling Aion's Bolting tome, which would have otherwise caused Eliwood much trouble. The helpless Aion is quickly dispatched, and the group discusses the cessation of functional magic. They come to the conclusion that the aura that nullified the magic was the same one that had caused their emotional irritation earlier. They place this conversation aside, determining it to be irrelevant as the cause has vanished.

If the requirements for chapter 19x pt 2: A Glimpse in Time are met, the group is quickly sidetracked once again, as Ninian disappears into the forest by herself without a word. If the requirements are not met, the group proceeds to the Dragon's Gate uninterrupted.

Beginning log

With Uhai's dying words still sounding in their ears, they venture deep into the forest's heart. Lyn moves in utmost silence, cautious not to alert any hidden enemy. However, following on her path, a new Black Fang shadow appears.

Chapter data

Eliwood Normal Eliwood Hard Hector Normal Hector Hard

Chapter Data
Conditions
Unit Data
Victory: Seize Gate Player Partner Other Enemy Third
Defeat: Eliwood, Hector, or Lyn dies 12 {{{partner}}} {{{other}}} 24+7 {{{third}}}
Cm fe07 18x.png

Character data

Characters
New Units

None

Returning Characters

Small portrait eliwood fe07.pngSmall portrait lowen fe07.pngSmall portrait marcus fe07.pngSmall portrait rebecca fe07.pngSmall portrait dorcas fe07.pngSmall portrait bartre fe07.pngSmall portrait hector fe07.pngSmall portrait oswin fe07.pngSmall portrait matthew fe07.pngSmall portrait serra fe07.pngSmall portrait guy fe07.pngSmall portrait erk fe07.pngSmall portrait priscilla fe07.pngSmall portrait lyn fe07.pngSmall portrait kent fe07.pngSmall portrait sain fe07.pngSmall portrait wil fe07.pngSmall portrait florina fe07.pngSmall portrait raven fe07.pngSmall portrait lucius fe07.pngSmall portrait canas fe07.pngSmall portrait dart fe07.pngSmall portrait fiora fe07.png

Item data

Items
Name Obtainment Method
Is gba fire.png Fire Dropped by enemy Mage (Hard Mode only)
Is gba swordreaver.png Swordreaver Dropped by enemy Brigand (Hard Mode only)
Is gba elysian whip.png Elysian Whip Steal from enemy Pegasus Knight (Eliwood Hard Mode only)
Is gba silver card.png Silver Card Steal from Aion (Hard Mode only)
Is gba goddess icon.png Goddess Icon Visit ruins

Enemy data

Stats with two figures separated by a ~ are presented as a range, representing stats that vary due to random growths. The figures to the left and right of the ~ are the stat's minimum and maximum possible values respectively.

Eliwood Normal Eliwood Hard Hector Normal Hector Hard

Enemy Units
Name Class Lv # HP Str/Mag Mag Skill Spd Lck Def Res Cha Con Mov Inventory and Skills
Ma gba knight enemy.gif Black Fang Knight 6 5 20~22 6~8 3~4 0~1 0 10~11 0~2 13 4 Iron Lance
The westernmost one and the two on the forts move to attack units in range.
Ma gba mage enemy.gif Black Fang Mage 6 4 18~20 3~5 3~5 4~5 0 3~4 4~5 6 5 Fire
All but the northernmost one move to attack units in range.
Ma gba mage enemy.gif Black Fang Mage 6 2 18~20 3~5 3~5 4~5 0 3~4 4~5 6 5 Thunder
The one closest to Aion moves to attack units in range.
Ma gba knight enemy.gif Black Fang Knight 6 1 20~22 6~8 3~4 0~1 0 10~11 0~2 13 4 Javelin
Moves to attack units in range.
Ma gba shaman enemy.gif Black Fang Shaman 10 1 19~22 5~8 3~5 4~6 0 2~4 6~8 7 5 Nosferatu
Moves to attack units in range.
Ma gba mage enemy.gif Black Fang Mage 7 2 18~20 3~5 4~5 4~6 0 3~4 4~6 6 5 Thunder
The northwest one moves to attack units in range.
Ma gba knight enemy.gif Black Fang Knight 6 1 20~22 6~8 3~4 0~1 0 10~11 0~2 13 4 Steel Lance
--
Ma gba mage enemy.gif Black Fang Mage 5 1 17~19 2~4 3~4 4~5 0 3~4 4~5 6 5 Fire
--
Ma gba pegasus knight enemy.gif Black Fang Pegasus Knight 6 2 16~18 5~6 6~8 6~8 0 3~4 3~4 5 7 Slim Lance
--
Ma gba pegasus knight enemy.gif Black Fang Pegasus Knight 6 3 16~18 5~6 6~8 6~8 0 3~4 3~4 5 7 Iron Lance
The two closet to Aion move to attack units in range.
Ma gba brigand enemy.gif Black Fang Brigand 6 1 23~25 7~8 2~3 5~7 0 3~4 0~1 12 5 Iron Axe
• Not present during preparations.
• Moves to raid the village, then moves to attack units unprovoked.
Ma gba sage enemy.gif Aion Sage 4 1 32 12 9 12 9 6 16 7 6 Bolting Thunder
Does not move; stands on a gate, the chapter's seize point.
Reinforcements
Name Class Lv # HP Str/Mag Mag Skill Spd Lck Def Res Cha Con Mov Inventory and Skills
Ma gba knight enemy.gif Morph Knight 15 2 26~30 9~12 5~7 1~3 0 12~14 2~4 13 4 Silver Lance Javelin
Does not move until Kishuna leaves, then begins moving unprovoked.
Ma gba sniper enemy.gif Morph Sniper 15 2 34~39 13~16 12~15 9~11 0 8~10 6~8 8 6 Silver Bow
Does not move until Kishuna leaves, then begins moving unprovoked.
Ma gba magic seal enemy.gif Kishuna Magic Seal 1 1 50 0 0 24 0 13 0 7 6 --
Does not move; if attacked without being killed, leaves the map on enemy phase.
Ma gba mage enemy.gif Black Fang Mage 6 1 18~20 3~5 3~5 4~5 0 3~4 4~5 6 5 Fire
--
Ma gba mage enemy.gif Black Fang Mage 6 1 18~20 3~5 3~5 4~5 0 3~4 4~5 6 5 Thunder
--

Reinforcements

  • Turn 2 (Hard Mode only)
    • 1 Brigand from the southwest corner
  • Turn 3 enemy phase, or upon killing Aion
  • Turns 8 (Hard Mode) and 9; and turns 10–12 in Hector's tale

Aside from Kishuna's group, all reinforcements are halted if Aion is defeated.

Boss data

Stats with two figures separated by a ~ are presented as a range, representing stats that vary due to random growths. The figures to the left and right of the ~ are the stat's minimum and maximum possible values respectively.
Main article: Aion

Normal/Eliwood Hard Hector Hard

Portrait aion fe07.png
Ma gba sage enemy.gif Sage
Level 4
Affinity --
Stats
Max HP 32 Luck 9
Magic 12 Defense 6
Skill 9 Resistance 16
Speed 12 Constitution 7
Movement 6 Aid 6
Inventory
Normal Mode:
Bolting
Thunder
Eliwood Hard:
Elfire
Bolting
Silver Card
Weapon Levels
GBARankSword.gif -- GBARankLance.gif -- Axe -- GBARankBow.gif --
GBARankAnima.gif B GBARankLight.gif -- GBARankDark.gif -- GBARankStaff.gif E
Main article: Kishuna

Normal/Eliwood Hard Hector Hard

Portrait kishuna fe07.png
Ma gba magic seal enemy.gif Magic Seal
Level 1
Affinity Is gba darkaffin.png
Stats
Max HP 50 Luck 0
Strength 0 Defense 13
Skill 0 Resistance 0
Speed 24 Constitution 7
Movement 6 Aid 6
Inventory
--
Weapon Levels
GBARankSword.gif -- GBARankLance.gif -- Axe -- GBARankBow.gif --
GBARankAnima.gif -- GBARankLight.gif -- GBARankDark.gif -- GBARankStaff.gif --

Strategy

Hannah's Augury
Portrait hannah fe07.png
Price: Is gba gold.png60
Intro: This place...It is filled with a dreadful air. Ah...Thick with menace... Hm? Oh, yes. The augury.

Augury: ...Mmmm... ......You must beware magical attacks... They will not attack from the front... If you wait, though... something may happen. For good or for ill, that I cannot say. Ah, I can see no more.
This section details unofficial strategies that may help with completion of the chapter. This may not work for everybody.

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Trivia

  • In the turn count listing at the end of the game, this chapter is misspelled as Imrisoner of Magic.
  • Renault makes an appearance at the temple in the southwest part of the map. When visiting him, his dialogue will remain the same, but the person who visits him will react differently from character to character.
  • The beginning log of this chapter suffers from a minor mistranslation. In the Japanese version, the name of the main lord of the chosen story is mentioned. In the localisation however, this mention was replaced with a "they" for the entire player army, making it seem as if the text is primarily about Lyn.

Etymology and other languages

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

• Imprisoner of Magic
• Prisoner of Magic

• The name used in 18x of Eliwood's tale. Refers to Kishuna's magic suppressing ability.
• The name used in 19x of Hector's tale, this seems to be an error of some sort.

Japanese

魔封じの者

Magic Sealing Person, in Japanese this chapter's name is the same as the Japanese name of the Magic Seal class. The name of this chapter is the same across Eliwood and Hector modes.

Spanish

Carcelero mágico

Imprisoner of magic

French

Sceau magique

Magic Seal

German

Das magische Siegel

The magic Seal

Gallery

References

The Dread Isle Imprisoner of Magic Dragon's Gate
A Glimpse in Time
Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade
Playable characters AthosBartreCanasDartDorcasEliwoodErkFarinaFioraFlorinaGeitzGuyHarkenHawkeyeHeathHectorIsadoraJaffarKarelKarlaKentLegaultLouiseLowenLuciusLynMarcusMatthewMerlinusNilsNinianNinoOswinPentPriscillaRathRavenRebeccaRenaultSainSerraVaidaWallaceWil
Non-playable characters AenirAeshaBramimondDesmondElbertEleanoraEphidelFaeFargusGuinivereHannahHassarHausenHelleneHelmanJahnJakeJanKishunaLeilaLilinaMadelynMurdockNatalieReissmannRoySophiaUtherZephiel
Bosses AionBattaBaukerBernardBeyardBoiesBoolBrendanBugCameronCarjigaDamianDarinDenningDragonEaglerErikEubansFargusGeorgGlassGroznyiHeintzJasmineJermeKaimKennethKishunaLimstellaLinusLloydLundgrenMaximeMigalNergalOlegPascalPaulPuzonSealenSoniaTeodorUhaiUrsulaVaidaWireYogiZaganZoldamZugu
Eight Legends AthosBariganBramimondDurbanElimineHanonHartmutRoland
Regalia and personal weapons ArmadsAureolaBasilikosDurandalEreshkigalExcaliburForblazeGespenstLuceMani KattiRapierRegal BladeRex HastaRienflecheSol KattiWolf Beil
Chapters Lyn's Tale Prologue: A Girl from the Plains • 1: Footsteps of Fate • 2: Sword of Spirits • 3: Band of Mercenaries • 4: In Occupation's Shadow • 5: Beyond the Borders • 6: Blood of Pride • 7: Siblings Abroad • 7x: The Black Shadow • 8: Vortex of Strategy • 9: A Grim Reunion • 10: The Distant Plains
Eliwood's Tale 11: Taking Leave • 12: Birds of a Feather • 13: In Search of Truth • 13x: The Peddler Merlinus • 14: False Friends • 15: Noble Lady of Caelin • 16: Whereabouts Unknown • 16x: The Port of Badon • 17: Pirate Ship • 18: The Dread Isle • 18x: Imprisoner of Magic • 19: Dragon's Gate • 20: New Resolve • 21: Kinship's Bond • 22: Living Legend • 22x: Genesis • 23: Four-Fanged Offense (Lloyd, Linus) • 24: Unfulfilled Heart • 25: Pale Flower of Darkness (Kenneth, Jerme) • 26: Battle before Dawn • 26x: Night of Farewells • 27: Cog of Destiny • 28: Valorous Roland • 29: Sands of Time • 29x: Battle Preparations • 30: Victory or Death • Final: Light (part 1part 2)
Hector's Tale 11: Another Journey • 12: Birds of a Feather • 13: In Search of Truth • 13x: The Peddler Merlinus • 14: False Friends • 15: Talons Alight • 16: Noble Lady of Caelin • 17: Whereabouts Unknown • 17x: The Port of Badon • 18: Pirate Ship • 19: The Dread Isle • 19x: Imprisoner of Magic • 19x pt 2: A Glimpse in Time • 20: Dragon's Gate • 21: New Resolve • 22: Kinship's Bond • 23: Living Legend • 23x: Genesis • 24: Four-Fanged Offense (Lloyd, Linus) • 25: Crazed Beast • 26: Unfulfilled Heart • 27: Pale Flower of Darkness (Kenneth, Jerme) • 28: Battle before Dawn • 28x: Night of Farewells • 29: Cog of Destiny • 30: The Berserker • 31: Sands of Time • 31x: Battle Preparations • 32: Victory or Death • 32x: The Value of Life • Final: Light (part 1part 2)
Locations ElibeBern (Shrine of Seals) • EtruriaIliaLycia (AraphenCaelinCornwellKhatheletLausOstiaPherae) • Nabata Desert (Arcadia) • Sacae (Bulgar) • Valor (Dragon's Gate) • Western Isles
Groups, objects and concepts Black Fang (Four Fangs) • Fire EmblemGenerals of EtruriaMorphsQuintessenceThe Scouring
Related topics List of version differencesName chart • Other games (The Binding Blade) • Pre-release information (Pre-release build 0206Pre-release build 0219Unused content) • Sound RoomTimeline