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Superior Bow

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Superior Bow

Is 3ds01 superior bow.png
Icon of Superior Bow from Awakening.


Hit/Avo +50 when the enemy has a bow equipped.

Type

Bow

First game

Fire Emblem Awakening

The Superior Bow (Japanese: 弓殺しの弓 Bow Slayer Bow) is a bow introduced in Fire Emblem Awakening. One of the game's five "superior" weapons which equips its user with one of the "breaker" skills, the Superior Lance grants its wielder Bowbreaker when equipped.

In Warriors, it is translated as Bowbane Bow, and appears exclusively via its paid downloadable content. The Bowbane Bow is a bow which comes with a built-in attribute of boosting its damage when facing other bow wielders.

Stats

In the main Fire Emblem series

Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
Awakening Is 3ds01 superior bow.png Bows B 13 -- 70 0 2 10 2,160 2 Grants Bowbreaker when equipped.
Deals bonus damage to Is 3ds01 pegasus.png flying units.
Sells for 1/4 of its worth.

In other Fire Emblem series titles

Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
Warriors Bows C 52 -- -- -- -- -- 5,900 -- Increases damage dealt against bow wielders.
Deals bonus damage to flying units.

Locations

Awakening

Treasure Event tiles or Barracks, obtained at random from a pool of possible items.

Warriors

Event Cold Reception, clear Arena Lv. 28 Archer with any rank

Flavor text

Game Text
(English)
Text
(Japanese)
Awakening Hit/Avo +50 when the enemy
has a bow equipped.
??

Etymology and other languages

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

• Superior Bow
• Bowbane Bow

• Used in Awakening
• Used in Warriors.

Japanese

弓殺しの弓

Bow Slayer Bow

Spanish

Arco supremo

Supreme Bow

French

Arc féroce

Fierce Bow

German

Bogenzähmer

Bowtamer

Italian

Arco superbo

Superb Bow

Gallery

See also

Bows and Crossbows
Basic bows BowBowgunBow of ZoltanBroken BowBronze BowClarisse's BowEmblem BowGlass BowGordin's BowGreat BowInnes' BowIron BowKiller BowLong BowRienflecheRubber BowRusted BowRyan's BowShort BowSilencerSilver BowSlack BowSteel BowToy BowTraining Bow
Bows with secondary effects Anna's BowAstraBeacon BowBlessed BowBrave BowCleave BowCrescent BowCupid BowHunter's BowLaguz BowLunaMeisterbogenMila's BowNiles's BowQuick BowPython's BowSuperior BowUnderdog BowVenin BowViolin BowWolt's Bow
Magic-based bows Magic BowRadiant BowShining Bow
Ranged bows Double BowIron LongbowLongbowSilver LongbowSteel LongbowTowering Bow
Close-range bows Double BowIron ShortbowMini BowSilver ShortbowSteel Shortbow
Crossbows AqqarArbalestBowgunCrossbowTaksh
Regalia and personal bows FailnaughtLughnasadhMulagirNidhoggParthiaRolf's BowTathlum BowThe InexhaustibleYewfelle
Weapons in Fire Emblem Awakening
Swords Alm's BladeAmatsuArmorslayerBalmungBrave SwordBronze SwordEirika's BladeEliwood's BladeFalchionGlass SwordIron SwordKilling EdgeLeif's BladeLevin SwordMercuriusMissiletainnMystletainnNoble RapierParallel FalchionRagnellRapierRoy's BladeSeliph's BladeSilver SwordSolSol KattiSoothing SwordSteel SwordSuperior EdgeTree BranchTyrfingWyrmslayer
Lances Beast KillerBlessed LanceBrave LanceBronze LanceEphraim's LnceFinn's LanceGáe BolgGlass LanceGradivusIron LanceJavelinKiller LanceLogLunaMiniature LanceShockstickShort SpearSigurd's LanceSilver LanceSpearSteel LanceSuperior Lance
Axes ArmadsBolt AxeBrave AxeBronze AxeGlass AxeHammerHand AxeHauteclereHector's AxeHelswathImposing AxeIron AxeKiller AxeLadleOrsin's HatchetShort AxeSilver AxeSteel AxeSuperior AxeTitania's AxeTomahawkVengeanceVolant AxeWolf Berg
Bows AstraBlessed BowBrave BowBronze BowDouble BowGlass BowInnes' BowIron BowKiller BowLongbowNidhoggParthiaSilver BowSlack BowSteel BowSuperior BowTowering BowUnderdog BowWolt's BowYewfelle
Tomes ArcfireArcthunderArcwindAversa's NightBolganoneBook of NagaCelica's GaleDying BlazeElfireElthunderElwindExcaliburFireFluxForsetiGoetiaGrima's TruthKatarina's BoltMicaiah's PyreMireMjölnirNosferatuRexcaliburRuinSuperior JoltThoronThunderValflameWasteWilderwindWind
Staves Balmwood StaffCatharsisFortifyGoddess StaffHammerneHealKneaderMendPhysicRecoverRescueWard
Other BeaststoneBeaststone+Blighted ClawsBlighted TalonsDragonstoneDragonstone+Expiration
Bows in Warriors
Basic bows Brave BowBronze BowHero BowIron BowSilver BowSteel Bow
Bows with secondary effects Acceleration BowAmped BowArmorbane BowAxebane BowBlessed BowBolster BowBowbane BowClawbane BowCleave BowConduit BowDragonbane BowDragonkiller BowElite BowGencross BowGenpeer BowHunter's BowLancebane BowLegendary BowStatflip BowSwordbane BowTomebane Bow
Regalia and personal bows Anna's BowFujin YumiNiles's BowSpellbane Yumi