Fire Emblem Fates: How To Recruit Every Character In Birthright

Fire Emblem Fates is a strategy RPG featuring a lot of recruitable characters. The game can be bought in two different versions: Birthright and Conquest. It also includes a DLC expansion called Revelations. Since the story is tied between them, it is recommend to get all three versions in order to reach the conclusion of the story.

This guide will cover all the recruitable characters in Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright.

Name Class How To Recruit
Azura Songstress Joins in Chapter 6
Felicia Maid Joins in Chapter 2 if player avatar is Male, otherwise will join in Chapter 15.
Izana Onmyoji Can be recruited after upgrading Hot Springs to Level 3 in Birthright/Conquest. Cannot be recruited in Revelations.
Jakob Butler Joins in Chapter 2 if player avatar is Female, otherwise will join in Chapter 15.
Kaze Ninja Joins at the end of Chapter 8.
Mozu Villager Can be recruited in the paralogue mission “Tragic Start” after talking to her on battlefield.
Shura Adventurer Can be recruited by talking on battlefield in Chapter 22 (Birthright) or Chapter 16 (Conquest)
Silas Cavalier Can be recruited in Chapter 7 by talking on battlefield.
Azama Priest Joins in Chapter 8 along with Hinoka.
Hana Samurai Joins in Chapter 7.
Hayato Diviner Joins at end of Chapter 8.
Hinata Samurai Can be recruited by talking to her in Chapter 9.
Hinoka Sky Knight Can be recruited by talking to her in Chapter 8.
Kaden Kitsune Can be recruited by talking to her in Chapter 12.
Kagero Ninja Joins at end of Chapter 10.
Oboro Spear Fighter Can be recruited by talking on battlefield in Chapter 9.
Orochi Diviner Joins at end of Chapter 7.
Rinkah Oni Savage Joins in Chapter 6.
Reina Kinshi Knight Can be recruited by talking on battlefield in Chapter 11.
Ryoma Swordmaster Joins at end of Chapter 13.
Saizo Ninja Joins at end of Chapter 7.
Sakura Shrine Maiden Joins in Chapter 6.
Scarlet Wyvern Lord Joins at end of Chapter 13.
Setsuna Archer Joins with Hinoka in Chapter 8.
Subaki Sky Knight Joins in Chapter 7.
Takumi Archer Can be recruited by talking on battlefield with Azura in Party in Chapter 10.
Yukimara Mechanist Can be recruited from My Castle in Chapter 23 after upgrading Puppet A, B, or C to Level 3.

If you are interested in reading about recruiting characters in Fire Emblem Fates: Conquest, you can check out our guide from here.

Fire Emblem Fates is out now exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS. It was developed by Intelligent Systems and published by Nintendo.

  • apc

    Why aren’t these in order??