Is Frederick worth using?

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User Info: Taiphlosion

Taiphlosion
3 years ago#11
In normal and hard i'd use him only as a pair up bonus on the first chapters. On lunatic i only really use him until chapter 2 and after that i use him as pair up bonus.i always use a def+ mu, though.
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User Info: SazukeEX

SazukeEX
3 years ago#12
Amazing early on. Horrid Mid-Late unless grinded.
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User Info: Hours_Left

Hours_Left
3 years ago#13
Yes he is.

He's currently one of my strongest and most consistent units endgame.
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User Info: BlueDryBones1

BlueDryBones1
3 years ago#14
Im on Lunatic+ endgame. I STILL use Frederick. He's great early game midgame a bit tougher if he doesnt catch up. Grinding is needed for endgame.
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User Info: almostexactly

almostexactly
3 years ago#15
By crappy body guards, do you mean... other high level characters that don't turn out well?

It's certainly worth it to use Frederick to clear objectives (killing enemies headed for treasure, thinning enemy ranks, etc) faster and he provides excellent stat boosts as a pair-up buddy. Early game, nobody can do Fred's job as well as Fred.

When people are on par with him though, his starting stats (bases) are not so impressive. The game has grinding and Frederick's classes and skills are usable if you want to make him viable through grinding. Because Frederick is a gen 1 character, gen 1 characters suffer viability issues more dramatically if you are indeed choosing to grind.

SwampertOwns posted...
I found that if you reclass him into a Wyvern Rider as soon as you can, he makes for a good unit.

PEMN but I did this and it was pretty dire. His high internal level makes him level slowly and his unimpressive (for his level) bases really held him back.

User Info: DemiseEnd

DemiseEnd
3 years ago#16
at 15/1 Fred started to fall in no grind


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User Info: Summonearth

Summonearth
3 years ago#17
Unless you are pairing him up with a female character or on lunatic.
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User Info: PKRockin531

PKRockin531
3 years ago#18
On Normal he can carry you through the game. On Lunatic he can take you halfway.
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