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Type Icon Name SP Required Description
A Warding Breath.png Warding Breath 240 Warding Stance 2 If foe initiates combat, grants Res+4 during combat and Special cooldown charge +1 per attack. (Only highest value applied. Does not stack.)
Cannot use: CavalryFlyingRed bowRed DaggerRed TomeBlue bowBlue DaggerBlue TomeGreen bowGreen DaggerGreen TomeColorless bowColorless DaggerColorless TomeStaff

Available as a Sacred Seal.


  • Warding Breath grants Special cooldown charge +1 only when the foe initiates combat.
    • The Special cooldown charge +1 applies for both units' attacks.
  • A foe with Icon Class Red Sword.png Creator Sword or Icon Class Red Sword.png Spendy Scimitar will neutralize the "Special cooldown charge +X" granted by Warding Breath.
  • If a foe initiates combat against a unit with Warding Breath and the unit is inflicted with Special cooldown charge -1, such as from a foe's Icon Class Red Sword.png Guard Sword+ for example, the effects will stack and the cooldown will go down without penalty or bonus.
  • The stat increase that can be applied by Warding Breath is considered a combat boost.

List of owners[]

UnitSkill chain
Ike Vanguard Legend Face FC.webp
Warding Stance 1
Warding Stance 2
Warding Breath


Summoning events

Start End Event Skill
2018-01-31 2018-02-05 Legendary Heroes: Ike Warding Breath
2018-02-28 2018-03-05 Legendary Heroes - Ephraim Warding Breath
2018-03-29 2018-04-03 Legendary Heroes - Robin Warding Breath
2018-05-01 2018-05-08 Legendary Heroes - Lyn Warding Breath
2018-06-28 2018-07-05 Legendary Heroes - Hector Warding Breath
2018-09-28 2018-10-05 Legendary Heroes - Tiki Warding Breath
2019-01-30 2019-02-06 Legendary Heroes - Duma Warding Breath
2019-04-27 2019-05-07 Legendary Heroes - Alm Warding Breath
2019-08-28 2019-09-04 Legendary Heroes - Julia Warding Breath
2019-12-25 2020-01-06 Legendary Heroes - Celica Warding Breath
2020-07-30 2020-08-06 Mythic Heroes - Hel Warding Breath
2021-02-12 2021-02-19 Legendary Hero Remix Warding Breath
2021-07-22 2021-07-29 Legendary Hero Remix Warding Breath
2022-03-14 2022-03-22 Legendary Hero Remix Warding Breath

Distributed units

Combat Manuals

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

Seal acquired from[]

Tempest Trials reward[]

Sacred Seal Forge[]

In other languages[]

Language Name
Japanese 明鏡の呼吸
German Schutzatem
Spanish (Europe) Aliento guardián
Spanish (Latin America) Soplo guardián
French Souffle gardien
Italian Soffio scudo
Traditional Chinese (Taiwan) 明鏡呼吸
Portuguese Sopro zelante

See also[]