HuolongjingAnti-Unit / C
Dragon of Fire, Bestow Me Thy Flame
(Fire Drake Manual), is the compendium of firearms made by Jiao Yu and how use them in battle. Many of these tactics were a big innovation for his time, and accelerated the process of war technology. Jiao Yu was an alchemist who focused in many uses of the gunpowder.
as a Noble Phantasm possess three different abilities. Using the first one, Archer is able to manufacture any firearm of his time in minutes, but also, permits him to analyze modern weapons and create them as well. The time needed to create a new weapon depends of its complexity, but in about thirty minutes, Archer can create a simple, modern gun. Archer only need to see a weapon working or its detailed model once to be able to copy it.The second effect is the ability of stock all weapons used by Archer. When he is summoned, he will possess a large stock of the weapons described in his work, such as fire arrows or early grenades, but Huolongjing
will also stock any new weapons created by Archer.
The third and last effect is the magical bullets created by Archer using alchemy. They can be made in different sizes and shapes, and with the most diverse effects. Some will engulf in flames when activated, some are poisonous, some explode when in contact with a target. All of Archer’s bullets are considered E+ Noble Phantasm, and it will have increased damage on Servants that lived before the usage of the weapon used by Archer to shot it. Archer’s weapons cannot support entirely his magic bullets, and most of them will break after five or six shots. Because of that, Archer may have multiple copies of all the weapons he likes to use.
Huolong ChushuiAnti-Army / B+
Dragon of Fire, Emerge From the Sea and Burn Down My Enemies
is one of the earliest designs that can be called a “rocket”. It was a gunpowder-based weapon used in Chinese artillery, and used and described by Jiao Yu. The “Huolong” on its name means “Fire Dragon”, as it was normal to make it in the shape of a red dragon.
is one of the weapons stocked in Huolongjing
, and the favorite weapon of Archer. Its gunpowder is different from the ones created by Archer. Instead, it was made by an ancient Fire Dragon, making it capacities much superior than any weapon other weapon used by him. Archer also cannot create another Huolong Chushui
, making this Noble Phantasm able to be activated only once.
After its name is evoked, Huolong Chushui
will ascend to heavens and explode. The explosion is so bright, that when used at night, for some seconds will be like if the sun was in the sky. Then, a serpentine dragon made entirely of flames will return to earth and pursue Archer enemies. The duration of its effects depends of how much mana Archer applied during the activation, however Archer may not be able to make it last for more than 300 turns.