Archer (アーチャー Āchā?) is a Knight Class in Knights in the Nightmare. These units excel at being placed behind the enemy to attack from the rear. Attacks from archers inflict bonus damage on larger enemies.

Tier: Back Attacker

Game DescriptionEdit

"A true professional with the bow. His aim allows him to rain razor - sharp arrows from the night sky into the flesh of distant targets."

Attack StyleEdit

Archers are unable to attack what is directly in front of them, but have a long reach.


Snipe: Carefully time the shot to release a powerful attack.

Additional Effect: Stun


Barrage: Shower an area with arrows to attack all enemies in range.

Additional Effect: None


He uses a bow to shoot enemies from a distance. Bow are less likely to be blocked by obstacles, and can perform specific actions depending on the target distance.

Archers specialize with the bow to strike at their enemies from afar. Bows are capable of firing over obstacles that would normally block line of sight, and can hit enemies at medium and long range, making the Archer a versatile ranged unit.

List of ArchersEdit

Name Fire Water Earth Air Specialty Number Description
Schmitz -1 -1 +1 +1 II His vitality is quite high by archers' standards.
Walder +3 +1 -3 -1 II Not only strong but a quick study as well.
Johann +1 +1 -1 -1 I Unremarkable but loyal and determined.
Cress -1 -2 +2 +1 IV His best offense is his great defense.
Dreyuss 0 -1 +2 -1 III Has worryingly low health but notable speed.

Notable ArchersEdit