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Rearguard

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Rearguard

Is feh rearguard.png
The Rearguard as it appears in Heroes.


If foe initiates combat, grants Def+7 during combat.

Type(s)

Weapon (Axe)

Game(s)

Heroes

Rearguard (Japanese: 守りの斧 Protection Axe) is a weapon skill in the axe category which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes. Rearguard is an axe skill that allows its wielder to drastically boost their Defense when the target initiates combat.

Stats

Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
Heroes Is feh skill weapon.png Is feh axe.png 3★ 10 -- -- -- 1 -- 200 SP -- Boosts user's Defense by +7 during combat when target initiates combat.
Heroes
(+, unrefined)
Is feh skill weapon.png Is feh axe.png 5★ 14 -- -- -- 1 -- 300 SP -- Boosts user's Defense by +7 during combat when target initiates combat.
Heroes
(+, refined: +Atk)
Is feh wpn atk refined.png Is feh axe.png 5★ 16 -- -- -- 1 -- 350 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
50 Is feh refining stone.png
-- Boosts user's Defense by +7 during combat when target initiates combat.
Grants +5 HP.
Heroes
(+, refined: +Spd)
Is feh wpn spd refined.png Is feh axe.png 5★ 14 -- -- -- 1 -- 350 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
50 Is feh refining stone.png
-- Boosts user's Defense by +7 during combat when target initiates combat.
Grants +5 HP and +3 Speed.
Heroes
(+, refined: +Def)
Is feh wpn def refined.png Is feh axe.png 5★ 14 -- -- -- 1 -- 350 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
50 Is feh refining stone.png
-- Boosts user's Defense by +7 during combat when target initiates combat.
Grants +5 HP and +4 Defense.
Heroes
(+, refined: +Res)
Is feh wpn res refined.png Is feh axe.png 5★ 14 -- -- -- 1 -- 350 SP
500 Is feh arena medal.png
50 Is feh refining stone.png
-- Boosts user's Defense by +7 during combat when target initiates combat.
Grants +5 HP and +4 Resistance.

Availability

Heroes

Vanguard

Units Echidna: Unyielding Idealist

Vanguard+

Units Echidna: Unyielding Idealist

Etymology and other languages

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

Rearguard

Rearmost troops in a military formation.

Japanese

守りの斧

Protection axe

Spanish

Retaguardia

Rearguard

French

Hache protectrice

Protective axe; abbreviated as Hache protect. in-game.

German

Nachhut

Rearguard

Italian

Retroguardia

Rearguard

Portuguese
(Brazil)

Retaguarda

Rearguard

Traditional Chinese

守護之斧

Protection axe

Gallery

See also

Axe skills in Heroes
Basic axe skills Iron AxeKiller Axe / Slaying AxeSilver AxeSteel Axe
Axe skills with secondary effects Ardent ServiceBarrier AxeBeach BannerBrave AxeCarrot AxeDeck SwabberEmerald AxeFaithful AxeFiresweep AxeGiant SpoonGuard AxeHack-o'-LanternHagoitaHammer / Slaying HammerHandbellHuge FanLegion's AxeLilith FloatieLove CandelabraMelon CrusherNinja MasakariPlegian AxePoleaxeRearguardReprisal AxeSack o' GiftsShoreline RakeSpringy AxeSteadfast AxeVictorfishWo Gùn
Regalia and personal axe skills ArmadsArthur's AxeAxe BreidablikAxe of DespairAxe of VirilityAymrBasilikosBeruka's AxeBun-Bun BatonBýleistrCamilla's AxeCherche's AxeCrimson AxeCrusherDevil AxeDraconic PoleaxDragoon AxeEldhrímnirFrederick's AxeFreikugelGarmGate-Anchor AxeGlitnirGoddess AxeGrado PoleaxGuardian's AxeHauteclereHel ScytheHel's ReaperInveterate AxeLofnheiðrLoyalist AxeMirage AxeNóatúnRinkah's ClubRuneaxeScepter of LoveSinmaraSkinfaxiSneering AxeStout TomahawkTalregan AxeTiger-Roar AxeTwin Star AxeUrðrUrvanVictorious AxeVougeWedding-Bell AxeWolf Berg
Other axe skills Umbra Burst