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Type Icon Name SP Required Description
A Distant Foil.png Distant Foil 300 If sword, lance, axe, bow, dagger, or beast foe initiates combat, grants Atk/Def+5 to unit during combat and unit can counterattack regardless of foe's range.
Cannot use: Red bowRed DaggerRed TomeBlue bowBlue DaggerBlue TomeGreen bowGreen DaggerGreen TomeColorless bowColorless DaggerColorless TomeStaff


  • Bow, Dagger, or Beast refers to .
  • The stat increase that can be applied by Distant Foil is considered a combat boost.

List of owners[]

UnitSkill chain
Rinkah Scion of Flame Face FC.webp
Distant Foil
Eirika Twin Refulgence Face FC.webp
Distant Foil


Summoning events

Start End Event Skill
2020-04-08 2020-04-30 New Heroes: Journey Begins Distant Foil
2020-08-31 2020-09-07 Legendary Heroes - Corrin Distant Foil
2020-11-19 2020-11-25 Focus: Foil Counters Distant Foil
2021-01-30 2021-02-09 Focus: Heroes with Wrath Distant Foil
2021-04-19 2021-05-19 Childhood Encounter Distant Foil
2021-06-18 2021-06-19 Focus: Heroes with Foil Counters Distant Foil
2021-11-23 2021-12-21 Focus: Double Special Heroes Distant Foil
2021-11-25 2021-12-03 Focus: Heroes with Bonfire Distant Foil
2022-02-02 2022-03-02 Special Hero Summon (Year 5) Distant Foil
2022-04-14 2022-04-24 Childhood Encounter Distant Foil

Distributed units

  • This skill is not available on any distributed units.

Combat Manuals

  • This skill has not been available on any distributed Combat Manuals.

In other languages[]

Language Name Notes
Japanese 金剛の反撃・遠距離 Sturdy Counter, Long Distance
German Fernvergeltung
Spanish (Europe) Quiebro largo
Spanish (Latin America) Quiebro largo
French Bloc. distant
Italian Contras. lontano
Traditional Chinese (Taiwan) 金剛反擊・遠距離
Portuguese Revide distante

See also[]