The Edelweiss is a medium tank and the main tank of Squad 7. Originally fielded by General Belgen Gunther and piloted by Theimer, it was launched once more at the start of EWII by Welkin Gunther and Isara Gunther, the children of General Gunther and Theimer, respectively.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 9-C to 8-C

Name: Edelweiss

Origin: Valkyria Chronicles

Age: Unknown

Classification: Medium Tank

Wielders: Piloted by Isara Gunther and commanded by Welkin Gunther

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Smoke Manipulation

Attack Potency: Street level with tank machine gun, Small Building level with Explosive mortar Rounds (Can create blasts in an area for killing multiple ground units), Building level with Anti-armor shells (Can destroy tanks comparable to itself)

Speed: Superhuman (60 km/h)

Durability: Building level (Can survive some shots from other tank shells and anti-tank weapons, can survive a single shot from the Marmota's 800 mm cannon), Wall level at its weak point.

Range: Several dozen meters with tank machine gun, several hundreds of meters with Explosive mortar Rounds and Anti-armor shells.

Weaknesses: There's a weak point at the blue radiator plate on the tank's rear that can easily be destroyed by several bullets or one shot from tank shells and anti-tank weapons. The tank will shut down if its weak point is destroyed.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • 12.7mm tank machine gun: The machine gun which is equipped in Edelweiss. Usually used for strike against armed forces that close with tanks.
  • 82mm Explosive mortar Rounds: The rounds which are used to hit a broad area with blasts ideal against ground units.
  • 82mm Anti-armor shells: The tank shells that are effective against enemies covered with hard armor. Usually used for destroying other tanks.
  • ISARA smoke Rounds: The special rounds which were invented by Isara. Used to cover broad areas with smoke and obscure enemies' visibility and give advantage to allies.


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  • Valkyria Chronicles AP upgrade

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    • The Edelweiss can technically take some punishment from the lance, but only the machine gun like burst fire from the Valkof’s tip, as a char...
    • I asked for a calc of Alicia dodging the shells. The energy value definitely wouldn't reach anything close to the 0.8 tons they curren...