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Type Icon Name SP Required Description
A Close Reversal.png Close Reversal 300 Close Counter If foe initiates combat, grants Def+5 to unit during combat and unit can counterattack regardless of foe's range.
Cannot use: SwordRed BreathRed BeastLanceBlue BreathBlue BeastAxeGreen BreathGreen BeastColorless BreathColorless Beast


  • The stat increase that can be applied by Close Reversal is considered a combat boost.

List of owners[]

UnitSkill chain
Gatekeeper Nothing to Report Face FC.webp
Close Counter
Close Reversal


Summoning events

Start End Event Skill
2021-08-17 2021-09-07 New Heroes: Keepers of Faith Close Reversal
2021-12-24 2022-01-03 Legendary Heroes - Byleth Close Reversal
2022-03-14 2022-03-22 Legendary Hero Remix Close Reversal
2022-04-22 2022-05-13 Year-Five CYL Hero Fest Close Reversal
2022-05-26 2022-06-03 Revival: Keepers of Faith Close Reversal
2022-06-14 2022-06-18 Three Hopes Release Event 7 Close Reversal

Distributed units

  • This skill is not available on any distributed units.

Combat Manuals

Start End Hero Currency
2022-03-07 9:00:00 AM Gatekeeper: Nothing to Report Divine Code: Part 3

In other languages[]

Language Name
Japanese 近反・金剛の構え
German Naher Stand
Spanish (Europe) Inversión corta
Spanish (Latin America) Inversión corta
French Revers rapproché
Italian Contratt. deciso
Traditional Chinese (Taiwan) 近反・金剛架勢
Portuguese Postura invertida

See also[]