Lyon Builds and Best IVs | Fire Emblem Heroes

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This is a ranking page for the hero Lyon - Shadow Prince from the game Fire Emblem Heroes (FEH). Read on to learn the best IVs (Individual Values), best builds (Inherit Skill), weapon refinement, stats at Lv 40, and more for Lyon.

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Lyon - Shadow Prince Icon Lyon

Lyon Rating and Basic Information

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Overall Rating 7.5/10
Reroll Ranking (excluding Inherit Skill) N/A
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Ranking (including Inherit Skill) C
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Lyon - Shadow Prince: Basic Information

Color / Weapon Type / Move Type
What Kind of Character Are They? Can only be obtained as a reward from a Grand Hero Battle
・Gains triangle advantage against colorless units
・Grants a bonus to allies' Res

Lyon Skills at 5★

Skill Name Might Range Effect
14 2 Grants weapon-triangle advantage colorless foes.
Cooldown = 3
Boosts damage dealt to foe by 50% of damage dealt to unit.
Grants Atk/Res +2.
Grants allies within 2 spaces Res +3 during combat.

Lyon Best IVs and Stats at Lv. 40


Lv 40+10 Stats (5★)

HP Atk Spd Def Res Total
+10 Merges W/ Skill Bonuses 46 55 25 30 37 193
Lv.40 +10 46 39 25 30 35 175

Note: Lyon's stats will always have no IVs.

Stats at Lv 40

HP Atk Spd Def Res Total
5★- Adjusted for Skills 41 50 21 26 32 170
5★ Lv.40 41 34 21 26 30 152
4★ Lv.40 38 32 19 23 28 140
3★ Lv.40 37 30 18 22 26 133

Initial Stats (with Skills)

HP Atk Spd Def Res Total
5★ Lv.1 19 24 4 4 8 59
4★ Lv.1 18 19 3 3 8 51
3★ Lv.1 18 15 3 3 7 46

Recommended IVs

Stat Superboon/Superbane IV Recommendation
HP (19) Normal HP
Atk (24) No Attack IV
Spd (4) No Spd IV
Def (4) No Def IV
Res (8) No Res IV

◯ = Stat gains +4 with a superboon, ✕= Stat goes down by -4 with a superbane, - = No assets or flaws

No Access to IVs!

As a hero obtainable only through Grand Hero Battle, Lyon has no access to IVs. This means that this unit will always have base stats when obtained, with no flaws or assets.

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Stat Comparison of Similar Heroes

Lyon Icon Lyon
41 34 21 26 30 152
40 33 19 28 29 149
45 23 22 32 25 147

Note: Stats bonuses from skills are not taken into account.

Lyon Best Builds

Triangle Adept LyonHOT

Weapon Skill IconNaglfar
Assist Skill IconDraw Back
Special Skill IconIceberg
Passive Skill C: -

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Lyon - Shadow Prince Icon Lyon - Shadow Prince (5★)

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Lyon Best Weapon Refine

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Lyon Roles, Strengths, and Weaknesses

Lyon Roles

Lyon - Shadow Prince Roles
Close Physical AttackClose-Physical Ranged Physical AttackRanged-Physical Close Magic AttackClose-Magic Ranged Magic ImageRanged-Magic
Physical Wall ImagePhysical Wall Magic WallMagic Wall Effective ImageEffective Weapon Movement Assist ImageMovement Assist
No All Range Counterattack ImageAll-Range Counterattack RecoveryRecovery No Refresher ImageRefresher Assist Not Legendary ImageLegendary/Mythic

Should you Unlock Potential for Lyon?

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We Recommend Unlocking Potential for Lyon - Shadow Prince!

We recommend that you use Unlock Potential to bring Lyon - Shadow Prince from 4 Stars to 5 Stars. Lyon - Shadow Prince is very useful as a mage attacker, so you may find using Unlock Potential on Lyon - Shadow Prince helpful if your team lacks a party member with this role.

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Lyon - List of Skills


Skill Name Might Range Effect Learned At
4 2 No Effect 3★
6 2 No Effect 3★
9 2 No Effect 3★
14 2 Grants weapon-triangle advantage colorless foes. 5★


This Hero has no Assist skills that can be learned.


Skill Name Effect Learned At
(Cooldown Count = 3) Boosts damage dealt to foe by 30% of damage dealt to unit. 3★
(Cooldown Count = 3) Boosts damage dealt to foe by 50% of damage dealt to unit. 4★


Skill Name Effect Learned At
Grants Res +1. 3★
Grants Atk/Res +1. 4★
Grants Atk/Res +2. 5★
Grants adjacent allies Res +2 during combat. 3★
Grants allies within 2 spaces Res +2 during combat. 3★
Grants allies within 2 spaces Res +3 during combat. 4★

Lyon as a Source Hero

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Value of Skills ★★☆☆☆

How to Get Lyon / Illustrations / Voice Actor / Quotes

How to Get Lyon

Obtain through a Grand Hero Battle

Lyon is a Hero who, for a limited time, can be obtained through completing a Grand Hero Battle for the first time. They do not appear in regular summons. After the event has ended, they can be obtained by using Heroic Grails.

Voice Actor and Illustrator Information

Voice Actor
Mark P. Whitten
Illustrator Miyajima Haru (ミヤジマハル)
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