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.

NameClassHow To Recruit
AzuraSongstressJoins in Chapter 6
FeliciaMaidJoins in Chapter 2 if player avatar is Male, otherwise will join in Chapter 15.
IzanaOnmyojiCan be recruited after upgrading Hot Springs to Level 3 in Birthright/Conquest. Cannot be recruited in Revelations.
JakobButlerJoins in Chapter 2 if player avatar is Female, otherwise will join in Chapter 15.
KazeNinjaJoins at the end of Chapter 8.
MozuVillagerCan be recruited in the paralogue mission “Tragic Start” after talking to her on battlefield.
ShuraAdventurerCan be recruited by talking on battlefield in Chapter 22 (Birthright) or Chapter 16 (Conquest)
SilasCavalierCan be recruited in Chapter 7 by talking on battlefield.
AzamaPriestJoins in Chapter 8 along with Hinoka.
HanaSamuraiJoins in Chapter 7.
HayatoDivinerJoins at end of Chapter 8.
HinataSamuraiCan be recruited by talking to her in Chapter 9.
HinokaSky KnightCan be recruited by talking to her in Chapter 8.
KadenKitsuneCan be recruited by talking to her in Chapter 12.
KageroNinjaJoins at end of Chapter 10.
OboroSpear FighterCan be recruited by talking on battlefield in Chapter 9.
OrochiDivinerJoins at end of Chapter 7.
RinkahOni SavageJoins in Chapter 6.
ReinaKinshi KnightCan be recruited by talking on battlefield in Chapter 11.
RyomaSwordmasterJoins at end of Chapter 13.
SaizoNinjaJoins at end of Chapter 7.
SakuraShrine MaidenJoins in Chapter 6.
ScarletWyvern LordJoins at end of Chapter 13.
SetsunaArcherJoins with Hinoka in Chapter 8.
SubakiSky KnightJoins in Chapter 7.
TakumiArcherCan be recruited by talking on battlefield with Azura in Party in Chapter 10.
YukimaraMechanistCan 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.

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