As a child Erza was enslaved and forced to build The Tower of Heaven. She lost her eye sight in her right eye after being injured while building the tower. During that time she became friends with a man Jellal who taught her of magic. One day she, Jellal and the other slaves tried to escape from their captors but were overpowered by their magic. It is then Erza magic abilities awaken and is able to kill all of her enemies. After this she lost Gerard in the scuffle and went looking for him. When she found him he was not the same. He became influenced by the dark mage Zeref and became evil. After knocking Erza unconscious he sent her flying across the ocean, and forced the free slaves to continuing building the Tower of Paradise again.After gaining regaining conscious she went looking for the Fairy Tail Guild in hopes of asking them for help. When she arrived at the guild she was welcome in with open arms. She then started to wear armor as it made her feel safe. Later on the guild master Makarov took her to Porlyusica to get a artificial eye due to her right eye going blind. As the years went by Erza became an S-Class mage of Fairy Tail, making her one of the four S-Class member of the guild. She become an older sister figure to Natsu and Gray, being the only person able to force the two to get along. Natsu constantly wants to challenge her to a fight to test his strength but so far has not won a battle against her.Fairy Tail Stamp: She has a blue stamp located on her left shoulder.
Erza owns over 100 different types of armor, and well over 200 different weapons. Below are a list of those known.
|Heart Kreuz Armor|
|Lightning Empress Armor|
- Lighting Resistance: This is an armor that lowers the
attack damage of all lightning attacks aimed at the wearer. It was
enough to withstand an attack by Laxus Dreyar, a skilled user of Lightning Magic, without Erza receiving any injuries herself.
- Lightning Magic: This armor grants Erza the ability to attack her foes with lightning.
- Lightning Beam: Erza fires a blue beam of lightning towards her opponent from the tip of the armor’s spear.
- Multiple Lightning Beams: Similar to Lightning Beam, but with several attacks being fired at the same time from the Magic Seal formed on the spear’s tip.
|Normal Fight Robes|
|Morning Star Armor|
- Photon Slicer (光子の剣 Kōshi no Ken): By pointing the twin swords towards her opponent, Erza is capable of releasing a large blast from them.
- Immense Defense: This armor is the ultimate, high-level
defensive stance. While wearing it, Erza is able to withstand the Magic
beam fired by the Phantom Lord's Jupiter Cannon, despite her receiving
injuries and the armor breaking in the process.
- Magic Barrier: The armor features two shields on the arms, which can be brought together to generate a large Magical barrier.
- Flight: While wearing this armor, Erza gains the ability to fly for short distances.
|Black Wing Armor|
- Flight: This armor seems to grant Erza the ability to fly around for short distances.
- Increased Offense: This armor increases Erza's offensive
capabilities, and she uses it in conjunction with any number of weapons
to deal her enemy great damage.
- Moon Glimpse (黒羽・月閃, Kureha : Gessen): Erza rushes past her target, slashing them in a cross pattern. This spell was first used in her battle against Hades.
|Farewell Fairy Tail Armor|
- Fairy Piercing Sword:
Erza charges her swords with energy and hits the target with a powerful
lunge. This attack was strong enough to break Knightwalker's strongest
spear, Ravelt, shattering an entire island in the process. (Unnamed).
|Sea Empress Armor|
- Water Resistance: According to Lisanna, this armor nullifies water attacks. It has been shown to be able to withstand Juvia's water attacks.
- Water Magic: This armor allows Erza to charge her sword with water and release powerful whirlpools aganist her opponent.
- Water Slash: While in the Sea Empress Armor, the user charges the blade of the sword with water and then attacks the target with water.
|The Giant's Armor|
- Enhanced Strength: This armor increases Erza's strength
in the form of her throwing power. It was first used when Erza threw her
spear at the "moon" above Galuna Island.
|Flame Empress Armor|
- Flame Resistance: This armor lowers the destructive power
of flame attacks by 50%, and it is strong enough to protect Erza
against the effects of Ikaruga's Garuda Flame.
- Fire Magic: This armor grants Erza the ability to shoot fire.
- Flame Slash: While in the Flame Empress Armor, Erza collects flames around the sword and then attacks attacks the target.
- Immense Speed: This armor increases Erza's speed
dramatically, to the point where she could match Erza Knightwalker's
speed while the latter was using Silfarion. She was also able to keep up
with Racer despite being under the effects of his Slowing Magic.
|Robe of Yūen|
- Elastic Properties: This armor is elasticated,
something which prevented Midnight’s Reflector Magic from securely
binging Erza or strangling her using it.
|Heaven's Wheel Armor|
- Flight: While wearing this armor, Erza seemingly gains the ability to fly for short distances.
- Sword Requipping: Erza is able to summon a large amount
of swords (roughly more than 200), and launch weapons at her opponent(s)
in a variety of differrent ways. The armor is meant to be used for
facing multiple opponents.
- Blumenblatt (天輪・繚乱の剣 Tenrin: Ryōran no Ken, lit. Heavens Wheel: Profusion of Swords):
Erza will requip a mass amount of swords, and then charge at her
opponent and slice him or her with two of her swords. Then she will fly
past her enemy and send the swords she requipped into the enemy at the
- Circle Sword (天輪・丸連ソード, Tenrin: Sākururen Sōdo):
Erza requips swords and has them circle around her by utilizing the
commnad, "Dance, My Blades". The swords then begin spinning rapidly
around Erza and she sends them flying towards her opponent(s) in a disc
formation at first and upon impact the swords seperate and fly in
different directions dealing great damage.
- Trinity Shot (三位弾, Saimitama): While in her Heavens Wheel Armor, Erza slashes the opponent in a delta formation.
- Pentagram Sword (五芒星の剣 ペンタグラムソード, Pentaguramu Sōdo):While using the Heaven's Wheel Armor, the user slashes the swords in the shape of a pentagram to attack the target.
- Master Swordsmanship
- Erza's offense mainly comes from her advanced swordplay which allows
her to effectively carry and use her weapons. She can even use her
swords using her feet.
- Enhanced Speed - Erza, even when fully armored holding large weapons, can swing her swords fast and move very quickly.
- Enhanced Strength
- Erza is very strong, able to lift objects much heavier than herself.
And even though she primarily excels in swordsmanship she is also
skilled in hand-to-hand combat.
- Telekinesis - Erza is
seen using telekinesis when using her Heaven Wheel Armor, it's not clear
if she has telekinetic ability while not wearing that armor.
- Artificial Eye
- Erza lost her right eye in The Tower of Heaven when she was suspected
of executing an escape plan for its slaves. After joining Fairy Tail,
Makarov took her to Porlyusica who gave her an artificial eye. It was
unaffected by magic which gave her an advantage in many battles. During
the Fighting Festival, Evergreen's stone spell was easily broken and was
ineffective in their fight. Also, her right eye helped her see through
Midnight's created illusion.
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