Sakura(JP) is a major playable character in Fire Emblem Fates​ on the Birthright and Revelation paths. She is the youngest of the Hoshidan royal siblings, and has two retainers Subaki, and Hana.

Physical appearance

Sakura has short pinkish orange hair and pink eyes. She is dressed in a short miko outfit and wears a white headband and with two golden flowers.


Sakura is the youngest in the Hoshidan royal family named after a cherry blossom tree that blooms particularly beautiful and enchanting flowers in Spring. Originally having another sibling in the Avatar, Sakura lost them when they were kidnapped as a young child and raised in Nohr.


She appears to be shy but kind and caring towards others.

Fire Emblem Fates

Base stats

Growth Rates and Stat Modifiers


Growth Rates when reclassed

Promotion stat gains


Fire Emblem Heroes

Sakura (Fates)


Loving Priestess

Princess of Hoshido who is a gentle healer. Struggles with her shyness. Appears in Fire Emblem Fates.

Base stats

Growth points


Sakura (Trick or Defeat)


Gentle Nekomata

This Hoshidan princess is so kind that she wouldn't play a trick on anyone, even if they didn't give her candy.

Base stats

Growth points


Fire Emblem Warriors

Base stats

Other Appearances

Fire Emblem Cipher

Sakura makes an appearance in the trading card game, Fire Emblem Cipher, with the following cards.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Sakura appears as a support spirit in the game.


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  • Sakura is the Japanese word for Cherry Blossom.
  • Sakura, Laura, Elise, and Azama are the only named characters who are staff-locked and cannot be recruited in the chapters that they appear in as enemies.
  • Her birthday, April 9, is the middle of Japan's cherry blossom bloom season.
  • In both Conquest chapters where Sakura can be fought, Yukimura is also present, even though he is not her retainer.
    • In addition, she is the only sibling that can be fought that does not act as an enemy commander; instead, Yukimura takes this place.
  • Sakura's official artwork and portrait depicts her with a Bloom Festal.
    • Her artwork as a Priestess in Fire Emblem Cipher depicts her using Mikoto's Yumi.
  • Sakura shares her English voice actress, Brianna Knickerbocker, with Charlotte, Ninian from Heroes, as well as Est in her appearances in Heroes and Echoes.
  • Sakura placed 7th in the official character popularity poll held on the game's official site for the females.
    • Sakura came in 20th place for females in the Fire Emblem Heroes Choose Your Legends popularity poll. She had 7,782 total votes.
  • Hinoka's supports with Kaze reveal that Sakura is an entertaining writer.
  • Sakura is the only royal family member to join the Avatar's army prior to the recruitment chapter of her own retainers.
  • Sakura shares her critical quote "It's all me!" with her retainers Hana and Subaki.
  • Sakura also shares the critical hit quote, "Here goes nothing!" with Felicia and Benny.
  • Sakura's model as a Priestess resembles Mikoto.

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