FFBE wiki icon Wilhelm is an optional playable character in Final Fantasy Brave Exvius.


Wilhelm is a 5-7★ Rare Summon, obtainable since the story event The Empire of Light and Dark (which originally ran in August 2016 in the Global version). His job is listed as General, and his roles are Tanking and Support. He has no innate element or status ailment resistances. His Trust Master reward is the Shield of the Empire (DEF+65, SPR+65). His Super Trust Master reward is a heavy armor called Imperial Armor (DEF+110, SPR+110), which gives an additional HP +20%.

His awakening materials are the following:


Wilhelm's stats at his highest levels are as follows (with no passive abilities taken into account), along with the maximum amount of stat points that can be increased through pot-enhancements:

Rarity Level HP MP ATK DEF MAG SPR Drop Check*(Maximum burst stone drops per hit)
5★ 80 2910 (+240) 117 (+40) 103 (+16) 113 (+24) 86 (+16) 103 (+16) 10 FFBE Limit Burst crystal
6★ 100 3784 (+390) 153 (+65) 135 (+26) 148 (+34) 113 (+26) 135 (+26) 12 FFBE Limit Burst crystal
7★ 120 5023 (+540) 198 (+90) 175 (+40) 218 (+65) 146 (+40) 192 (+40) 12 FFBE Limit Burst crystal


Wilhelm has four ability slots. He has no magic affinity.

While he has no innate status ailment immunities, his passive "Loyal Guardian" increases his resistance to all ailments (Poison, Blind, Status, Silence, Paralyze, Confuse, Disease, Petrify) by 50%.

Wilhelm's abilities focuses on support and tanking. His buffs boost the party's DEF/SPR and ATK/MAG along with the LB gauge fill rate. His tanking abilities focus on attracting attacks onto himself while reducing the damage sustained. His passive abilities give increase his HP, DEF and SPR along with further DEF increases by wearing heavy shields and armor. When his HP bar is low, both his DEF and SPR gain a massive boost.

Rarity 5★
Ability Lv. Learned
Guard Smite 3
Shield Bash 10
Draw Attacks*(Passive) 21
Counter*(Passive) 32
SPR +20%*(Passive) 42
Eye for an Eye*(Passive) 58
General's Command 80
Rarity 6★
Ability Lv. Learned
Invincible Heart*(Passive) 1
Imperial Lance 25
HP +30%*(Passive) 39
DEF +30%*(Passive) 67
Protector*(Passive) 75
General Battlecry 84
Overcaution*(Passive) 89
Loyal Guardian*(Passive) 95
Impregnable 100
Rarity 7★
Imperial Army's Pride*(Passive) 101
The empire is with us! 101
D Sword Crusher 105
D Rod Crusher 105
Absolute Defense (CD) 110
SPR +20%*(Passive) 115
Valor*(Passive) 120
Ability Awakening

Wilhelm has five traits that can be enhanced: Impregnable, Imperial Lance, General's Command, Protector, and General's Battlecry.

Impresario-ffvi-iosThis section is empty or needs to be expanded. You can help the Final Fantasy Wiki by expanding it.
Limit Burst

Great Wall (グレートウォール, Gurēto Wōru?) is Wilhelm's Limit Burst and a support-type ability. It greatly mitigates the party's damage taken for the next turn, while also boosting Wilhelm's Defense for three turns.

Its mitigation amount and the self-boost will depend on Wilhelm's LB level:

Rarity Name Change in Effect Cost
5★ Great Wall Base (Lv. 1) Mitigates by 20%; boost stat by 40% 14 FFBE Limit Burst crystal
Max (Lv. 20) Mitigates by 39%; boost stat by 59%
6★ Great Wall Base (Lv. 1) Mitigates by 30%; boost stat by 50% 16 FFBE Limit Burst crystal
Max (Lv. 25) Mitigates by 54%; boost stat by 74%
7★ Great Wall Base (Lv. 1) Mitigates by 30%; boost stat by 72% 18 FFBE Limit Burst crystal
Max (Lv. 30) Mitigates by 54%; boost stat by 130%


FFBE Imperial Shield

Imperial Shield

Wilhelm can equip the following weapon types: daggers, swords, spears

He can equip the following armor types: light shields, heavy shields, hats, helms and heavy armor.

He can also accessories.

Equipping his Trust Master (the heavy shield called Shield of the Empire), or his Super Trust Master reward (the heavy Imperial Armor), will trigger his Trust ability, "Imperial Army's Pride". It increases Wilhelm's DEF and HP by 30%, and gives him a 100% chance to ignore fatal damage when his HP is above 1% (which can activate only once per battle).


Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.