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* Roy is absent from ''VideoGame/SuperSmashBrosBrawl'', but Ike from ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemTellius Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance]]'' takes his place with a normal special attack that creates a plume of fire, and a final smash where his sword is on fire.

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* Roy is absent from ''VideoGame/SuperSmashBrosBrawl'', but Ike from ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemTellius ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemPathOfRadiance Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance]]'' takes his place with a normal special attack that creates a plume of fire, and a final smash where his sword is on fire.



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** It returns in ''WesternAnimation/HowToTrainYourDragonTheHiddenWorld''.

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* ''Film/Hercules1983'': King Minos wields a ''rainbow'' flaming sword against Hercules.

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** Not only does this combination return in ''[[VideoGame/KirbyStarAllies Star Allies]]'', but Flamberge also wields one herself.


* Enchanting weapons with elemental properties has been a staple of ''VideoGame/WorldOfMana''. In ''VideoGame/SeikenDensetsu3'', Duran's dark-aligned classes all specialize in such magic, as does Carlie's light-aligned classes. Two of Kevin's classes possess similar spells, which don't enhance a weapon's damage with an element, but instead add HP or MP draining effects.

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* Enchanting weapons with elemental properties has been a staple of ''VideoGame/WorldOfMana''. In ''VideoGame/SeikenDensetsu3'', ''VideoGame/TrialsOfMana'', Duran's dark-aligned classes all specialize in such magic, as does Carlie's Charlotte's light-aligned classes. Two of Kevin's classes possess similar spells, which don't enhance a weapon's damage with an element, but instead add HP or MP draining effects.


* ''VideoGames/BetrayalAtKrondor'' featured various ways one could augment blades. One could coat the blade in flammable naphtha or cast the Steelfire spell to obtain this trope temporarily.

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* ''VideoGames/BetrayalAtKrondor'' ''VideoGame/BetrayalAtKrondor'' featured various ways one could augment blades. One could coat the blade in flammable naphtha or cast the Steelfire spell to obtain this trope temporarily.


* In ''Manga/MagicKnightRayearth'', Hikaru's sword does this in a variation: [[EmpathicWeapon it only ignites if someone that isn't her touches it]]. Later, in the anime version's second season, the Rune God Rayearth's sword is almost constantly alight.

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* In ''Manga/MagicKnightRayearth'', Hikaru's sword does this in a variation: [[EmpathicWeapon it only ignites if someone that isn't her touches it]]. Later, in the anime version's second season, the Rune God Rayearth's sword is almost constantly alight. When the series got into ''VideoGame/SuperRobotWarsT'', the flame sword became her most powerful solo attack, surpassing her signature, named spells like Flame Arrow or Ruby Lightning.

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* Kei Sakurai from ''VisualNovel/DiesIrae'' uses the flaming sword Hihiirokane, a sword that she can turn into literal flames to allow it to phase through an enemies guard.
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** The Mystic Knight/Sorcerer job in ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyV'' is just for doing this.

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** The Mystic Knight/Sorcerer Knight job originating in ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyV'' can apply Black Magic spells to their sword. Among those spells, of course, is just for doing this.Fire.



* ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemElibe Fire Emblem: The Sword of Seals]]''.
** For his critical hit animation, Roy lights his sword on fire. This is why nearly all his moves in ''VideoGame/SuperSmashBros Melee'' result in fire.
** Durandal, the S-ranked sword in ''Sword of Seals'' and Eliwood's preferred weapon at the end of ''Blazing Blade'', is known as the Blazing Blade; however, [[NonindicativeName it isn't a flaming sword.]]
** It's also one of three long range swords in the fourth and fifth game. It's also the weapon the CrutchCharacter in the fifth game starts out with.

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* ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemElibe Fire Emblem: ''Franchise/FireEmblem'':
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The Sword [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Flame Sword]] in ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemGenealogyOfTheHolyWar Genealogy of Seals]]''.
the Holy War]]'' and ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemThracia776 Thracia 776]]'', which can be used to sling fire at enemies outside melee range.
** For The titular sword of ''[[VideoGame/FireEmblemTheBindingBlade The Binding Blade]]'' has the same ability; Roy also sets it alight for his critical hit animation, Roy lights his sword on fire. This is why nearly all his moves in ''VideoGame/SuperSmashBros Melee'' result in fire.
** Durandal, the S-ranked sword in ''Sword of Seals'' and Eliwood's preferred weapon at the end of ''Blazing Blade'', is known as the Blazing Blade; however, [[NonindicativeName it isn't a flaming sword.]]
** It's also one of three long range swords in the fourth and fifth game. It's also the weapon the CrutchCharacter in the fifth game starts out with.
animation while wielding it.

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* In ''Film/Hellboy2019'', Hellboy wields the sword [[spoiler:Excalibur]], which burns when it is wielded by him.

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** [[spoiler: Just before the start of the Battle of Winterfell, Melisandre causes the ''arrahks'' of the entire Dothraki cavalry to burst into flame in order to give them a better chance against the Army of the Dead. Sadly, it doesn't do much.]]

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*** Of note is the fact that the flaming swords in the show are ''not'' done by CGI. It's an actual practical effect, albeit one that can only be used for a few minutes at a time because either the fuel powering it runs out or waving it around puts the flames out naturally.


* ''Franchise/FinalFantasy'' games often have elemental weapons of this variety, or the means to apply the effect to your existing weapons, conveniently for sale at your local store. Or at least in some treasure chest somewhere. The Mystic Knight/Sorcerer job in V is just for doing this. Vivi and Steiner collaborate in IX. ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyXI'' has such effects as native abilities for Red Mages and Summoners, as well as some weapons possessing some lesser effects. The Flame Saber, Ice Brand, and Coral Swords (each representing part of the FireIceLightning triumvirate, respectively, have been available since the earliest games.

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* ''Franchise/FinalFantasy'' games often have elemental weapons of this variety, or the means to apply the effect to your existing weapons, conveniently for sale at your local store. Or at least in some treasure chest somewhere. They also tend to include other elements to varying degrees. The Flametongue and Icebrand[[labelnote:*]]most common names, though some games use different ones[[/labelnote]] have been available since ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyI'', with many games including a Thunderblade to round out the [[FireIceLightning classic trielemence]].
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Vivi and Steiner collaborate to produce this effect in IX. ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyXI'' ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIX''.
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has such effects as native abilities for Red Mages and Summoners, as well as some weapons possessing some lesser effects. The Flame Saber, Ice Brand, and Coral Swords (each representing part of the FireIceLightning triumvirate, respectively, have been available since the earliest games.effects.

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