Heroes: More Tellius Favourites Arriving in “Despair and Hope”!

The mystery of the next batch of new Heroes has been revealed! From 18th September 2020 (UTC), four Heroes from the Tellius saga will be arriving in the “Despair and Hope” summoning event.

Note: You can check out the Japanese version of this trailer here.

The new Heroes introduced this time include Ilyana (in her regular form), Shinon, Gatrie and Jill. As Path of Radiance fans should know, these characters all assist Ike before reaching the midpoint of the game.

Of note, Ilyana has the pride of being the 4★ focus Hero. Additionally, Petrine: Icy Flame-Lancer will be available via an upcoming Grand Hero Battle. Check out her official profile page here!

Please continue reading to learn about the new Heroes!

Ilyana: Hungering Mage

Type: Blue Tome Infantry
Voice: Ryan Bartley
Artist: hanekoto

Weapon: Blarfox+ – If unit initiates combat, inflicts Atk/Spd/Def/Res -4 on foe during combat.
Special: Iceberg
A: Mirror Strike 2
C: Res Ploy

Note: Also available as part of the 4★ focus.

Official profile page

Shinon: Scathing Archer

Type: Colorless Bow Infantry
Voice: Brendan McKian
Artist: Wada Sachiko

Weapon: Double Bow – Accelerates Special trigger (cooldown count -1). Effective against flying foes. If unit is not adjacent to an ally, grants Atk/Spd/Def/Res +5 during combat and unit can counterattack regardless of foe’s range.
Special: Deadeye – Doubles damage dealt. Disables non-Special skills that “reduce damage by X%”. (Cooldown 3)
A: Atk/Def Solo 4
B: Lull Atk/Spd 3
C: Time’s Pulse 3

Official profile page

Gatrie: Armored Amour

Type: Blue Lance Armor
Voice: Jacob Craner
Artist: DAI-XT.

Weapon: Spirited Spear+ – If [Bonus] is active on unit, grants Atk/Def +4 and Special cooldown charge +1 per foe’s attack during combat. (Only highest value applied. Does not stack. Special cooldown charge granted even if foe’s attack deals 0 damage.)
Special: Moonbow
A: Fort. Def/Res 3
B: Crafty Fighter 3 – If unit’s HP >= 25% and foe initiates combat, unit makes a guaranteed follow-up attack and inflicts Special cooldown charge -1 on foe per attack. (Only highest value applied. Does not stack.)

Official profile page

Jill: Fiery Dracoknight

Type: Green Axe Flier
Voice: Reba Buhr
Artist: Asatani Tomoyo

Weapon: Talregan Axe – Accelerates Special trigger (cooldown count -1). If unit initiates combat or if unit is within 2 spaces of an ally, grants Atk/Spd +6 during combat. If unit initiates combat, unit can make a guaranteed follow-up attack before foe can counterattack.
Special: Moonbow
A: Atk/Spd Push 4
B: Chill Atk/Spd 2
C: Spd/Def Rein 3 – Inflicts Spd/Def -4 on foes within 2 spaces during combat.

Official profile page

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