Let us test your stronger arm then. Come, Son of Gawain, show me your strength.
~ Zelgius to Ike


The Black Knight (漆黒の騎士, Shikkoku no KishiDark Knight in the Japanese version) known as Zelgius (ゼルギウス, Zerugiusu) was Daein's most powerful general during The Mad King's War, and a member of Daein's Four Riders. He tested and trained Ike to become stronger than his father.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 8-A

Name: Zelgius

Origin: Fire Emblem

Gender: Male

Age: Unknown

Classification: Human, General, Black Knight

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Expert swordsman and lance user, Energy Projection, Genius at combat strategies, Teleportation via Warp Powder, Durability Negation via Eclipse, Power Nullification (Via Nihil), Healing (Via Imbue and Renewal), Invulnerability (Can only be harmed by weapons blessed by the goddesses), Statistics Amplification (The Alondite increases the users defense when equipped)

Attack Potency: Multi-City Block level (Fought many times with Ike)

Speed: Superhuman movement speed with Massively Hypersonic combat speed and reactions via powerscaling

Lifting Strength: Superhuman

Striking Strength: Multi-City Block Class

Durability: Multi-City Block level (Can tank Ike's attacks)

Stamina: High (Can fight large groups of enemies without tiring)

Range: Extended melee range with his sword, tens of meters with lances.

Standard Equipment: Any kind of lances and various swords but primarily Alondite

Intelligence: Experienced Tactician, admirable Lance user and Ike's mentor.

Weaknesses: Using warp powder numerous times can leave the Black Knight exhausted.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Eclipse: Zelgius delivers a powerful blow that quintuples his attack power while slashing through virtually any defense.
  • Imbue: Zelgius's wounds heal at an accelerated rate between exchanges based on his current magical power.
  • Renewal: Zelgius's wounds heal at an accelerated rate between exchanges.
  • Nihil: The combat-related special techniques of Zelgius's opponents are nullified in his presence.



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