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Rouse Defense/Resistance

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Rouse Defense⁄Resistance

Is feh rouse def res 1.png
Icon of the Rouse Def/Res 1 skill in Heroes.

At start of turn, if unit is not adjacent to an ally, grants Def/Res+2 to unit for 1 turn.


Passive (Type C)



Rouse Defense/Resistance (Japanese: 守備魔防の奮起 Defense/Resistance Self-Rouse) is a three-tiered passive type C skill which debuted in Fire Emblem Heroes; the individual tiers of the skill are known as Rouse Def/Res 1, Rouse Def/Res 2 and Rouse Def/Res 3 in order from lowest to highest. Units with a Rouse Def/Res skill will receive a temporary boost to their Defense and Resistance each turn they are not adjacent to any allies.


Game Icon Effect Activation Capacity Notes
(Rouse Def/Res 1)
Is feh rouse def res 1.png Boosts user's Defense and Resistance by 2 each for the turn. If no allied units are adjacent of the user -- Cost: 60 SP
(Rouse Def/Res 2)
Is feh rouse def res 2.png Boosts user's Defense and Resistance by 4 each for the turn. If no allied units are adjacent of the user -- Cost: 120 SP
(Rouse Def/Res 3)
Is feh rouse def res 3.png Boosts user's Defense and Resistance by 6 each for the turn. If no allied units are adjacent of the user -- Cost: 240 SP



Units Chrom: Crowned ExaltDuessel: ObsidianPerceval: Knightly Ideal

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Game Text
(Rouse Def/Res 1)
At start of turn, if unit is not adjacent to an ally,
grants Def/Res+2 to unit for 1 turn.
(Rouse Def/Res 2)
At start of turn, if unit is not adjacent to an ally,
grants Def/Res+4 to unit for 1 turn.
(Rouse Def/Res 3)
At start of turn, if unit is not adjacent to an ally,
grants Def/Res+6 to unit for 1 turn.

Etymology and other languages

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

Rouse Defense/Resistance

Abbreviated as Rouse Def/Res.



Defense/Resistance Self-Rouse


Brío Defensa/Resistencia

Defense/Resistance vigor; abbreviated as Brío Def/Res in the European localization and as Brío Def./Res. in the Latin American localization.


Réveil Défense/Résistance

Defense/Resistance awakening; abbreviated as Réveil Déf/Rés.



Defense/Resistance High; abbreviated as Ver./Res.-Hoch.


Sveglia Difesa/Resistenza

Defense/Resistance awakening; abbreviated as Sveglia Dif/Res.


Defesa/Resistência ânimo

Defense/Resistance motivation; abbreviated as Def./Res. ânimo.

Traditional Chinese


Defense/Magic defense awakening

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 Exp.Dragon 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 Near SaveA/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 DefThreat. 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 PulseUpheavalWorldbreaker