Fire Emblem: Mystery of the Emblem
Chapter 16: Black
Script translation (Book 1)
The Kingdom of Grunia is a knightsí country, which was founded by one
of the three heroes of the liberation wars, General Ohdwin.
Since the countryís formation, the neighbouring tribes were conquered
by its mighty knights.
And finally it became one of the strongest of Akaneiaís seven kingdoms.
However, the current King, Louie, was weak.
He feared the power of the resurrected Mediuth, and so allied with
Also, following several consecutive defeats, he fell dangerously ill.
The once brave and mighty Kingdom of Grunia has finally entered the age
About Grunia, there is something that I wish to tell you.
You should know that Gruniaís famous Black Knights are led by General
3 years ago, Akaneia was occupied by his men.
I was also captured by him.
Durhua wanted the entire Akaneia royal family to be killed, and they
prepared to kill the sole survivor, me.
But Camus didnít fear Durhuaís Dark Earth Dragon, Mediuth, and he
constantly protected the young me.
Once he discovered that Mediuth had sent his personal guards, he had me
escape to Orleans.
Afterwards, he was only held captive until recently, because he had won
many victories for Durhua.
At first I really hated him....
But now, no matter what, I cannot find it in myself to do so...
If possible, I donít want to fight against him.
....I just want to see him one more time...
Oh, Lord Marth, you finally came.
Is my granddaughter, Rena, alright?
This repair staff, Hammerne, has been passed down by
Please take it.
However it can only repair weapons, so take notice
when you use it.
General Lawrence, I am Sheeda of Talis.
I have heard much about you from my father.
Ah, Princess Sheeda.
You have become more beautiful now.
I really must thank your father, for his care in the
General, youíre opposed to Grunia allying
with the Durhua Empire, right?
Why didnít you stop them?
The current King of Grunia is a weak and
He feared Durhuaís enormous strength.
Durhua wishes to use Mamkutes to conquer humans.
For Grunia, and for the innocent people of this
world, we must stop Durhuaís ambitions.
General, please stop fighting, and please help us.
Well... I was ordered by my king to fight, but times
I understand, Princess Sheeda.
Even though betraying my country is wrong, I will
still join your cause.
Ah, are you Lord Marth?
I am Est of Macedonia!
I was captured when I tried to recover the stolen Miracle Sword from
the Grunian army.
But that young knight, Camus, rescued me and I was able to escape.
This is the Miracle Sword, a truly impressive sword, no?
But, can your highness wield it?
Marth nears Camus
I donít want to fight you.
You should understand that this battle is
Nina also wants to see you.
Please forget about the past, and drop your sword.
Itís already too late...
My homeland, Grunia, must help Durhua achieve its
It is my duty, as a member of the glorious Grunian
Knights, to fight until the very end.
And besides, I caused your fatherís death...
Why donít we just end everything here?
Wait, Camus... I beg of you.
Your fight with Prince Marth isnít what I wish to
Please... I beg of you, help us... No, help me.
Iím sorry... Nina.
If possible, I would like that.
But... Betraying my homeland, right as it nears
ruin, is something that I cannot do.
Our days together may have been short, but I was
I pray for your happiness.
The glorious Kingdom of Grunia is finished...
Your highness, this was all because of you...
This is fate...
Itís such a shame.
As long as I have the Gradius, I will not fall.
You guys are out of luck, give it up.
Nina... Iím sorry.
I couldnít fulfil my promise to you...
You have also suffered.
I already knew that this would happen.
Since the time I handed the Emblem to you, I knew
The Fire Emblem must be used to restore the royal
But there is a price to pay, which is to lose your
most loved one.
That is the curse of the Emblem...
The fate of Artemis.