Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes features many characters from Fire Emblem Three Houses and new units. One character that you may be wondering about is Rhea and if she is playable. The answer is yes—you can play as Rhea. But first, you must unlock her. This may leave you wondering how to unlock Rhea in Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes.
How to get and unlock Rhea in Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes
To unlock Rhea and make her playable in Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes, you must complete the main story on any route—what ending your receive does not matter. Simply return to your last save and recruit her after the credits have concluded. To recruit her, go to Shez's personal quarters and use 60 Renown to recruit Rhea.
What is Rhea's starting class?
Rhea's starting class in Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes is the Saint. This class combines spellcasting with melee, giving her a unique skill set. Her starting weapon is the Sword of Seiros and Seiros Shield. Her skills are Astra and Finesse Blade, and her abilities are Purifying Rain, Power of the Saints, and Merciful Auspices. You are free to switch Rhea's class as you see fit, but her starting class is definitely one of her best.
Who is Rhea?
Rhea is the archbishop and leader of the Church of Seiros and she possesses a major Crest of Seiros. Secretly, Rhea is actually Seiros herself, merely pretending to be Rhea. She can be considered something of a mother figure to Byleth, being the root cause of Sothis joining the infant Byleth.
For more information on Fire Emblem, check out What is Renown in Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes? and How to change class in Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes on Pro Game Guides.