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Tempest Trials

This is a walkthrough for the Tempest Trials event in Fire Emblem Heroes (FEH). Here you can find information such as Tempest Trials rewards, bonus units, availability, as well as tips and tricks to beat this event.

Tempest Trials: Engagement

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Availability 05/21/2021 - 5/31/2021

Tempest Trials: Engagement Key Points

Make use of Engagement Units!

Tempest Trials+: Engagement is centered around the newly released child special heroes, obtainable through the Bridal Grace summon.

The other bonus units from this event include the Groom Zelot gained from this event as well as Catria, Thea, and Shanna.

This event's big prize is Groom Zelot!

Groom Zelot Image
FEH Green Stone Green Axe IconAxe Cavalry IconCavalry
Base Stats
Lv. 1 HP
Lv. 40 HP
41 (41)
51 (37)
25 (25)
39 (39)
25 (25)
Default Skills
Assist Skill Icon :-
Special Skill IconIgnis
Passive Skill B Icon :-

Groom Zelot Builds and Best IVs

The free unit obtained through a high score in this event is Groom Zelot. Since Groom Zelot cannot be obtained through regular summon, be sure to obtain him here before the event expires.

A 5★ version of Groom Zelot will be given as a reward once you reach a cumulative score of 15,000.

Obtainable Seals from this Event

Score 10,000 Score 20,000

We recommend scoring at least 20,000 points so that you can claim all major rewards.

Young Innes is a good unit and has decent skills for fodder. Both Sacred Seals are very helpful too! They suit a variety of units so it would not hurt getting them.

Tempest Trials - Bonus Units

Heroes That Add a 40% Bonus
Catria - Azure Wing Pair Image Bridal Catria Shanna - Bridal Novice Image Bridal Shanna Saul - Minister of Love Image Groom Saul Juno - Soaring Bride Image Bridal Juno
Zelot - Avowed Groom Image Groom Zelot Catria - Middle Whitewing Image Catria Thea - Stormy Flier Image Thea Shanna - Sprightly Flier Image Shanna

In addition to the new Bridal Grace units, the bonus heroes include Catria, Thea, and Shanna.

As they are free units in the game, be sure to edit your team and put them in for those bonus points!

Tempest Trials Guide

Final Map of Engagement

Engagement Boss Information

Catria - Azure Wing Pair Image Bridal Catria HP
Assist Skill Icon :-
Special Skill Icon Moonbow
Sacred Seal Icon :-

This Event's Recommended Heroes

Reinhardt - ThunderReinhardt Peony - Sweet Dream Image Peony Lyn - Brave Lady Image Brave Lyn Shanna - Sprightly Flier Image Shanna

Bridal Catria is the final boss for this map, alongside random other enemy units. Her Res is pretty low, so you can use a tome user in order to defeat her or a bow unit as she's a flying unit.

The recommended party features the king of F2P, Reinhardt.

You can, however, use any party composition you wish and Shanna's spot can be any of the bonus units in this Tempest Trial.

Bonus Heroes receive a stat boost

You Win

During Tempest Trials, Bonus Units will receive HP+10 and +4 to all other stats. These bonus points will give a non-merged ally the same stat bonuses of a +10 ally, which is also like having a Fortify skill constantly active on all stats. Bonus Units are very powerful with these stat boosts, so use them as much as possible.

Other Tempest Trials Information

Tempest Trials Rewards

Tempest Trial Rewards

Featured Rewards

Depending on the total number of points you accumulate, you can obtain various prizes, such as Hero Feathers, Orbs, Sacred Coins, and even Heroes. While you should aim to collect as many of these rewards as possible, you will need to reach a score of 15,000 in order to obtain the event's hero. After you have reached the 15,000 point threshold, you can either quit playing this event, or continue racking up a bigger score to get more and more orbs.

Tempest Trials Reward Types

Reward Type Note
Rewards by Score Receive items and heroes based on the total sum of your points obtained in Tempest Trials.
Rewards by Rank Your total score is compared to others in 2 hour intervals, and your placement at the end determines the amounf of Hero Feathers you can obtain.
Daily Quests Daily Quests cleared by playing Tempest Trials. These reset daily at 2 AM Eastern Time.

Tempest Trials Scoring System

Earn points toward your score by clearing all maps

Score Types

When you clear the final map of Tempest Trials, the score for that playthrough will be added to your cumulative score. In addition to the number of maps, a Speed and Survival rating are also factored into the score. Even if all of your parties are defeated, you will receive the points you have accumulated for the maps already cleared.

How to Grind Tempest Trials Quickly

Score Types Glossary

Score Type Explanation
Base Score A fixed number on every map
Maps Cleared Increases with each map you complete
Speed Dependent on the number of turns you took
Survival Dependent on the number of your units who survived
Bonus Ally Dependent on whether or not you used a Bonus Ally

How to Play Tempest Trials (Rules)


Tempest Trials Basic Rules

  • An event where you must complete multiple high difficulty maps
  • If your party is defeated in battle, you can edit a new team and continue, but defeated allies cannot be reused
  • The points you earn in each playthrough contribute to your total score, and you earn various rewards based off of this score.
  • There is also a Rank Score which is dependent on your Total Score
  • You receive a bonus as long as the bonus ally appears in your party in at least one map.
  • The bonus can still be obtained, even if the party the bonus unit appeared in is completely defeated
  • Enemies already defeated do not reappear on a map if you are defeated and rechallenge it

Changes to Rules from Previous Updates

  • Auto-Battle Ninja Hanabled
  • Save Special Teams for Multi-Map Battles
  • Addition of a Normal Difficulty (~Lv. 10)
  • Bonus available twice per day
  • Doubled Exp. and SP for Bonus Units

See All Changes From Previous Updates

Auto-Battle Ninja Hanabled


When Auto-Battle is turned on in Multi-Map battles, it will continue until the map is completed or all of your allies are defeated.

Save Special Teams for Multi-Map Battles

Special Teams

You can save up to 10 parties for use with Multi-Map Battles, separate from the normal teams saved in your barracks

Addition of a Normal Difficulty (~Lv. 10)

Normal Difficulty

With the addition of the Normal Difficuly map, an even lower level map is available. This could be useful for leveling up your weaker heroes while collecting points.

Bonus available twice per day

Twice Per Day Bonus

Every day the event is available, you will receive a 3x score bonus on the first two playthroughs of Tempest Trials. Even if you are only playing the event a little bit day by day, be sure and take advantage of this bonus, as it will make it much easier to reach the Rewards.

Boosted stats for Bonus Units

Bonus Unit Stat Boost

Using bonus units gives them a significant stat boost. An HP+10 and +4 to all other stats boost will automatically be added to these units, so be sure to add them to your party and make the most of them.=

Doubled Exp. and SP for Bonus Units

Doubled Exp and SP

Bonus Allies who are used in Tempest Trials will also get a 2x Exp. and SP bonus. This makes it easy to train your units while aiming for a big score in Tempest Trials.

Basic Procedure

Difficulty Levels

In Tempest Trials, you must choose from one of several maps. In addition to the enemies' strength, the number of maps and amount of teams you can choose from will differ based on the difficulty level, so be sure and choose the difficulty level that is right for your heroes.

  1. Select the difficulty
  2. Select the number of Teams and then choose your party
  3. If you complete a map, you will continue to the next one
    (HP and Cooldown Count carry over, but fallen allies do not return)
  4. If all party members are defeated, select the next party and continue

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      If u are New go for Quantity instead of merges .. Merges are only worth it if u go all the way from a purely Performance point of view

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      Thanks a lot Mike. Yes that’s duo/ninja Lyn. I’ll keep it then.

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