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Iron Ballista (class)

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Iron Ballista

Generic portrait iron arch fe04.png

Unit type(s)

Unknown

Weapon(s)

Iron Ballista

Skill(s)

None

The Iron Ballista (Japanese: アイアンアーチ Iron Arch) is an enemy-exclusive class appearing exclusively in the two games in the Fire Emblem series set in Jugdral, Genealogy of the Holy War and Thracia 776. Iron Ballistae, like their name implies, are the exclusive wielders of the Iron Ballista weapon in the Jugdral games.

Stats

Base stats

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Movement Constitution Weight Experience CRP Weapon Level
Genealogy of the Holy War 30 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 -- -- -- -- FE4RankBow.png A
Thracia 776 20 4 0 5 0 0 12 -- 0 6 -- -- 5 FE5RankBow.png D
Iron Ballistae in Genealogy of the Holy War also have a base value of 1,000 gold on hand.

Maximum stats

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Movement Constitution Weapon Level
Genealogy of the Holy War 80 15 15 15 15 30 25 15 0 -- FE4RankBow.png A
Thracia 776 80 20 20 20 20 20 20 -- 20 20 FE5RankBow.png A

Class growth rates

Game HP Strength Magic Skill Speed Luck Defense Resistance Charm Constitution* Movement* Weapon Level*
Genealogy of the Holy War 100% 30% 10% 30% 30% 0% 30% 0% -- -- -- --
Thracia 776 50% 20% 3% 15% 10% 10% 15% -- -- 0% 0% --
Click here for more details on the mechanics of class growths in each game.

Class skills

Nil.

Class change

Genealogy of the Holy War

base class
Bs fe04 enemy iron ballista bow.png
Iron Ballista

Thracia 776

base class
Bs fe05 enemy iron ballista bow.png
Iron Ballista

Trivia

  • In Genealogy of the Holy War, the Iron Ballista class is the only ballista class to have different base and stat caps, having a higher defense base and cap.

Etymology and other languages

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

Iron Ballista

Implied by the item of the same Japanese name being called this in English games.

English
(unofficial)

Ballistician

Used in the "Project Naga" patch.

Japanese

アイアンアーチ

Iron Arch

Gallery

References

See also

Project Classes.png This article is part of Project Classes, a project focused in writing articles for every class present in the Fire Emblem series.
Classes in Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War
Base classes Arch KnightArmored AxeArmored SwordAxe KnightBardBow ArmorBow FighterCavalierFighterFire MageFree KnightJunior LordKnightLance KnightLight PriestessMageMyrmidonPegasus KnightPriestPrincePrincessTroubadourThiefThunder MageWind MageWyvern Rider
Advanced classes Bow KnightDuke KnightForrestGeneralGreat KnightHigh PriestKnight LordMage KnightMage FighterMaster KnightPaladinRangerSageSniperSwordmasterThief FighterWarriorWyvern Lord
Other classes BallistaBarbarianBaronBishopBrigandCivilianDancerDark BishopDark MageDark PrinceDragon RiderEmperorHunterIron BallistaKiller BallistaPirateQueen
Unused classes ArcherAxe SoldierGreat BallistaPegasus RiderSoldierSpear SoldierSword Soldier
Classes in Fire Emblem: Thracia 776
Base classes ArcherArch KnightArmored AxeArmored LanceArmored SwordAxe KnightBallistaBardBerserkerBishopBow ArmorBow FighterBrigandCavalierCivilianClericDancerDragon RiderFighterFree KnightHunterIron BallistaLance KnightLoptr MageLordMageMyrmidonPegasus RiderPiratePoison BallistaPriestPrinceSoldierThiefTroubadour
Advanced classes BaronBishopBow KnightDark BishopDark MageDuke KnightGeneralGreat KnightHigh PriestMage KnightMercenaryPegasus KnightSageSniperRangerSwordmasterThief FighterWarriorWyvern Rider
Unused/cutscene classes Dark PrinceEmperorFalcon KnightForrestJunior LordKiller BallistaKnight LordMaster KnightWyvern Lord