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A 2017 mobile free-to-play RPG released for iOS and Android and developed by both Nintendo and Intelligent Systems. Use this tag for either version of the game.

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Will linking my FE Heroes data to my nintendo account when i already have one linked delete my data?

i have an FE Heroes account on my phone with a lot of stuff on it. i don't want to lose that data, so i want to link it to my Nintendo account. however, i already have another, newer save data linked ...
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How do the new “Assets” and “Flaws” affect Arena scoring?

The range of Arena score you'll get in Fire Emblem Heroes (FEH) is based on--among other things--each of your team member's "BST," or the sum of all of the unit's stats with no skills equipped. These ...
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How much Aether is used when attacking in an Aether Raid?

I'm having fun with the new Aether Raids mode, However I seem to be having too much fun as my Aether seems to burn out fast when I make multiple attacks. After attacking a few times it appears that my ...
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Brave Hector starting stats

I just downloaded the game and choose the free Brave Hector from the free summon. When I look at website or wiki of FEH, they all show a starting attack of 10/11/12 maybe I am off by 1 but yet the ...
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Can combat manuals be merged onto an unit?

After the update that introduced combat manuals, I started turning lots of my heroes into Combat Manuals. I did go to the merge screen and simulated merging a manual onto a hero, and it seemed that ...
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Do the heroes I use for Tap Battles matter?

With the most recent update, Fire Emblem Heroes now has "Tap Battles," which is essentially Tap Tap Revenge, but with Fire Emblem music as the songs and enemies as the notes. Your active team shows ...
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What happens if you don't collect Hero Merit?

I recently got Nowi to the 1000 Hero Merit (HM) mark, which causes feathers to spring from her on the Home screen, earning me another 500 feathers if I click on Nowi! I was wondering, if I don't ...
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How to stop FEH from pausing my music when turning on

I am listening to my favorite tunes and decide to play some FEH. I like to play it muted since the sounds got annoying after a while and I am listening to other game music most of the day. But when I ...
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How does Light Breath+ Refined work?

With the introduction of the Weapon Refinery you can now Refine a lot of weapons to make them better and give them new abilities. I have a Ninian level 40+1 who I love using, and noticed I can refine ...
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Does the pity timer build up across different summoning banners?

Fire Emblem Heroes always has multiple summoning banners running, and in each banner, your first summon is free. I know that in each round, when you summon non-5* heroes, the pity timer builds so ...
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Is it best to unlock a hero's potential to 5* and merge lower rarity heroes into it, or merge them into a 4* hero?

When you unlock potential for a merged unit, all the merge bonus stats gets lost because you reset to the base stat of the new rank. I have a few duplicate characters. I'm wondering if I should ...
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What are the benefits of merging a unit?

While playing the game, I've found myself down to the option of unit merging, and wondered what does that imply? Why should I merge units? What are the benefits of doing it?
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Why do some of my 4* heroes have a lower feather cost to unlock potential?

Unlocking a 4* hero's potential usually costs 20,000 feathers. I just noticed that for some heroes, it's a bit less, like 19,100. Surprisingly, those heroes all have a similar light-blue avatar ...
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What qualifies as “Magic”?

With the introduction of forging Sacred Seals, 3 new seals were added that are designed to reduce incoming damage from consecutive attacks. One reduces damage from melee ranged, physical attacks. (...
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Which Hector will be most effective with a Distant Counter/Vantage build?

I have two Hectors, one will be inherited by someone else so they can get his Distant Counter skill. Hector #1: -Atk, +Spd: I've had this Hector for a while, so he's got all the inherited skills, ...
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How many battles does it take to increase my Summoner support to S rank?

As of version 1.7.0, ally and summoner support were added to the game. These features emulate the support feature of the regular series in which units that battle alongside each other foster a ...
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What does this light blue tile mean?

Occasionally while doing the Tempest Trials (I don't think its specific to that, but it's where I've been noticing it happening), I see a light blue tile when trying to move a unit. It happens with ...
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Is there a way to reset my Arena chain without actually losing a battle?

In Tier 18, things are pretty heated in the Arena. Only the top 40% of players advance to Tier 19, while the bottom 60% are put back into Tier 17. The only way to actually advance, it seems, is to ...
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Is it worth unlocking potential only to merge?

I have kind of a Nino-centric team which is obviously led by a 5☆ Nino. I also recently obtained another Nino, but this time, she is a 4☆. I have been trying to decide whether I should unlock the 4☆ ...
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Which buffs affect the -blade tomes?

I've got a Flier Emblem team set up with Spring Camilla at the head, wielding the mighty Gronnblade+, which adds all buffs as raw damage when calculating her attack power. As in all Flier Emblem teams,...
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What do I need to do to raise my “Speed” rating?

In Tempest Trials, after winning a trial, you're shown a point calculation. It increases the number of levels you beat by certain multipliers. One of these is Speed. I almost always get an E rating ...
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How is the Tempest Trials bonus applied?

Normally, bonus units will give you the bonus points right after a level, such as in the Arena. However, the Tempest Trials force you to do up to 7 fights in a row with up to 4 different teams. I ...
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How to level up clerics fast?

I am having a lot of work trying to level up a new cleric I've put in my main team, and wondered if there is an effective way to level up clerics in a faster way. The healing doesn't give much ...
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How is the Hero Merit calculated?

Since the 1.2.0 update of the game, heroes now gain Hero Merit during the battle, which are later transformed into Hero Feathers. But I am not sure to understand how those points are awarded for each ...
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Most efficient way to farm or increase a character's SP?

Since the new skill inheritance system is out, collecting more SP on your unit has become very valuable. I know that SP is increased by the following: Leveling up; +6 to +24 Defeating an enemy unit (...
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Is there any limit to the number of skills you can learn with the inherit skill feature?

Since the latest patch of the game, you are now able to use the Inherit Skill feature, which allows you to make one of your character inherit up to 3 skills from another character, at the cost of ...
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What does BST mean?

I played FE Sacred Stones, Blazing Sword and Blinding Blade (until ch13) before playing FE Heroes. I can't wait for Tana to be out on FEH. Anyways, I've been checking guides on Gamepress on tiers and ...
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Is there a way to see the level 40 dialogue again?

When your hero reaches level 40, you could be treated to a special dialogue session, is there a way to view this again?
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How does the arena score work?

I do not understand how the scores in the arena work. I know there is a bonus for using certain characters and depending on the difficulty you also get more points. But what happens when you lose and ...
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How do you choose units to use in the Voting Gauntlet?

In the new Voting Gauntlet, the in-game help mentions how to battle: Battle Format: The battle are 3-on-3. The following will be on your team. Your Leader A friend, if you have friends ...
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Fire Emblem Heroes weapon Mt stat not added to damage?

Every site I've found describes combat in FE Heroes to be Strength + Weapon Mt - Enemy's Defense(or resistance if magic attack). However in testing this I've found that the Weapon Mt is not included. ...
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Are IVs reset when Unlocking Potential?

I have a 4-star Robin with high defense and low resistance. If I unlock his potential to upgrade him to a 5-star, will he still have high defense and low resistance, or will his IVs be re-randomized?
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Can I do anything with all of my extra SP?

I just had my first unit hit the level cap (40), but she's already a 5☆ unit, so there's no more potential to unlock. She has already learned all possible skills (I think), but she's got 487 leftover ...
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Do abilities have a priority ranking?

While in the training tower, I came across an odd situation involving my Hector and the opponent's Niles. As this is the training tower, and enemy Heroes can have a large assortment of abilities they ...
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What scores are needed for a Fire Emblem Heroes Arena rank?

In Fire Emblem Heroes, the highest offense score I've been able to get is a little over 3600, which gave me a rank of about 94000 for about a day before I dropped back to unranked. What score is ...
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What are the Arena Tiers in Fire Emblem Heroes?

In Fire Emblem Heroes, the all players are in some tier, but I can't figure out what determines this. For instance, the first week, I (and I think all players) was in tier 1, the second week I was in ...
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Is it possible to train in certain stats to influence stat growth?

EV Training is a term used in the Pokemon games which essentially refers to going into combat against certain enemies who give specific stat growths. For example, a Pikachu gives 2 Speed EVs, where a ...
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Do IVs affect heroes' maximum stats?

Online guides state that IVs impact your chance to gain stats on level up. That is, each character has a range of IVs which impact their chances of rolling well when leveling up. Stats can also be ...
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Does a hero lose the experience if he/she dies?

As you fight with your heroes, they grow in experience and level up. Does a hero lose the experience gained during that match if he or she gets defeated (life reaches 0)?
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Does terrain provide a defense bonus?

In the regular Fire Emblem games, characters will receive a bonus to defense when standing on certain types of terrain, such as forests. Does this system exist in Fire Emblem Heroes?
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Why should heroes be sent home?

Besides for feathers as described here what other reason do I have to send heroes home? The base allowance storage of 200 heroes seems quite large. It also seems like I gain little to nothing unless I ...
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What is a good tactic for defeating enemies while I have a field disadvantage?

So I've been playing Fire Emblem Heroes for quite a few days, and its been quite hard trying to beat the levels I am at now. World 9 with like level 23+. It sucks because the opponent usually has the ...
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Can attacks be dodged?

In Fire Emblem Heroes is it possible for a character to dodge an attack? "Normal" Fire Emblem games have hit accuracy listed before launching an attack, and some classes are designed around having ...
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How can I obtain more feathers?

I want to use the Unlock Potential feature to raise my 4-star heroes into 5-star heroes. To do so requires Great Badges and Hero Feathers. Specifically it costs 20 Great Badges and 20,000 Hero ...
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Why can't I greet my friend?

I recently started playing Fire Emblem Heroes and I have one friend registered. My friend has been able to Greet me a few times already and I'd like to repay the favor, but I cannot figure out how to ...
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How can I change the heroes on my team?

I've been looking through menus, the FAQ, and online, but can't seem to figure out how to build a hero team. I just finished chapter 1 and summoned 5 new heroes. However, I'm not seeing any way to ...
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What does Mt mean?

When looking at my Hero's skills, the primary attack skill has a stat of "Mt". What does this mean? It looks like it's pretty low, most of the time under 10.
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What determines who shows up in my Castle?

When I'm in my castle a couple heroes are in there I can chat with and receive gifts from. Is it just random who appears here? I'd like to have only heroes That I am a fan of, or are part of my team ...
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When should I unlock the potential of my characters?

Is there a difference between unlocking the potential of a character at level 20 or at level 40? Do I lose any stats if I do it at level 20?
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Are there any Advanced Classes in the game?

In regular Fire Emblem games, there are Advanced Classes which are more powerful versions of a previous class. For example a Mercenary who uses swords can become a Hero which uses swords and axes. ...