• Nahum Dryer
Nahum Dryer
Birth Date c.1918 (Aged 19 by 1937)
Height 177cm
Affiliation Kingdom of Dryer
Lanseal Military Academy
Role Lanseal cadet (former)
Prince of Dryer (former)
King of Dryer
Likes Avan Hardins
Vario Kraatz
Heinz Gilden
Alexis Hilden

Nahum Dryer (ネイハム・ドライヤ Neihamu Doraiya?) is a shocktrooper in Valkyria Chronicles 2. A prince from Kingdom of Dryer, he is a show-off that often treats others (especially Avan) as his servants.


Valkyria Chronicles 2

In-game Description

  • Class G shocktrooper. In line to become next ruler of the Kingdom of Dryer. A show-off.
  • Lanseal helped him see his role as a ruler. Reprimanded for slipping out incognito.
  • Now King of Dryer, his eccentricities cause chaos. He now travels seeking his queen.


  • Prince Nahum
  • All Together
  • The Statesman
  • Departure


Base stats
Class HP AP Accuracy Evade Defense
Shocktrooper 257 350 20 20 16
Max stats
Class HP AP Accuracy Evade Defense
Trooper Elite 374 350 34 43 33
Commando 345 400 29 36 31
Gunner Elite 374 400 43 36 31
Heavy Gunner 432 300 31 36 31

Personal Potentials

  • Bully - Roaming around with a pack of allies makes them feel like a big shot, raising firing accuracy.
  • Show-Off - Being sighted by multiple enemies makes them want to show off, raising their defence.
  • Panicky - Panics when under interception fire, lowering attack power against infantry targets.
  • Ruler's Grace - With the grace of a ruler, attack power against infantry and armoured targets is raised.(Unlocked after completing his classmate mission Ruler's Grace.)

Battle Potentials

Class Potentials
  • Evasion Boost - Raises evasive skills.
  • Close Combat - Raises firing accuracy and the chance of inflicting status ailments with attacks when an enemy is nearby.
  • Clear Shot - Raises firing accuracy and attack power against infantry targets when no enemy soldiers are nearby.
Trooper Veteran
  • Evasion Boost - Raises evasive skills.
  • Shielded Shot - Raises firing accuracy when crouching.
  • Neutralize - Cannot be countered when attacking.
Trooper Elite
  • Evasion Boost - Raises evasive skills.
  • Kamikaze - Raises firing accuracy and evasive skills when HP is less than half.
  • Max vs Personnel - Significantly raises attack against infantry targets at all times.
  • Evasion Boost - Raises evasive skills.
  • Fearless Will - Raises attack against infantry targets and defense during interception fire.
  • Speed Burst - Raises movement speed.
  • Evasion Boost - Raises evasive skills.
  • Major vs Personnel - Raises attack against infantry targets.
  • Suppression - Raises the chance of inflicting status ailments when attacking.
Gunner Elite
  • Evasion Boost - Raises evasive skills.
  • Deadly Aim - Raises chance to inflict status ailments.
  • Super Exploit - Raises chance to inflict status ailments.
Heavy Gunner
  • Evasion Boost - Raises evasive skills.
  • Resist Counters - Lowers damage taken from counterattacks.
  • Full HP Recover - Restores HP to full.


Squad Leader Voice
"Onward, loyal subjects! Destroy them all!"
"Show them the power of my army!"
"Sally forth, men!"
"Behold!" noicon
"Bow to me!" noicon
Killing a foe
"Upstartish plebe!"
Enemy Sighted
"Enemy sighted!"
"I see another one!"
Team Attack
"I'll cover you!"
"I have it in hand!"
"Cry for joy, my page!" (Avan)
"Leave it to me, Heinz!" (Heinz)
"Allow me, Alexis!" (Alexis)
"Shall we, Vario?!" (Vario)
Personal Potentials
"My army is invincible!" (Bully)
"I am the Crown Prince Dryer!" (Show-Off)
"You little boar! How dare you!" (Panicky)
"A king protects his people!" (Ruler's Grace)
Battle Potentials
"Ah, just as it should be."
"I hope you've made your peace!"
Healed by Ragnaid
"Mmm, that is better."
Rescuing an Ally
"Medic, hurry! There's no time!"
After Medic Visit
"Did I say you can rest, page?!" (Avan)
"I've come to help you, Vario!" (Vario)
"Everything will be okay, Heinz!" (Heinz)
"Try to be tougher, Alexis!" (Alexis)
HP Critical
"A King cannot fall!"
"Don't they know who I am?!"
"Impudent knave..."
"This is... why I hate the unwashed masses."
Revived by Medic
"Yes! Well done then."
Status Ailment
"I'm uninspired. Not today!"
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Class G
Core Members Aliasse | Avan | Cosette | Lavinia | Zeri
Scout Chloe | Helmut | Lotte | Melissa | Nichol | Sigrid
Shocktrooper Anisette | Erik | Franca Martin | Marion | Nahum | Pete
Lancer Coleen | Jugin | Noel | Reiner | Rene | Vario
Engineer Heinz | Magari | Randy | Raymond | Sofia | Vicky
Armor Tech Alexis | Inghild | Jamill | Joachim | Mischlitt | Morris
Extras "Ali" | "Cosette" | "Zeri" | Aisha | Alicia | Alicia (TV) | Edy | Eleanor | Emile | Emilia | Faldio | Homer | Hubert | Isara | Jann | Juliana | Julius | Karl | Largo | Leon | Lynn | Marina | Maximilian | Mintz | Oscar | Ramal | Rosie | Selvaria | Susie | Welkin | Zaka


  • After his classmate mission, he has to leave Lanseal but returns a week later because he nearly ruined the economy of Dryer.
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