Upon returning to Pherae with Roy, Alen proceeded to help his master rebuild the trampled land. His fire and powerful will of always pushing forward no matter what stood before him inspired many and gave them a new hope to live.Alen (アレン Aren, also translated as Alan or Allen in the fan translation) is a playable character in Fire Emblem: Binding Blade. He is part of family that has served House Pherae for a long time and, along with Lance, serves and travels with Roy to take back the lands annexed by Bern. He is the more reckless out of the two Pheraen cavaliers.
He makes a brief cameo appearance in Chapter 17 of the Fire Emblem: Hasha no Tsurugi manga.
Alen will be a fast, mounted tank with his extremely high HP and good defense, speed, and luck. He has nice Attack and skill to boot, however of the 2 starting cavaliers, he will take training to start doubling enemies, making Lance superior in the end. In Hard mode, he is one of your best units to train, especially for his supports with Roy and Lance. Using him and Lance as a pair will make them a powerful duo, rivaling up as one of the best units in the game.
Alen's name is a reference to Elyan the White, the knight who helped Sir Lancelot rescue Lady Guinevere, and later followed him into exile.
On the official Japanese website for Nintendo, Alen won 17th place on the character popularity poll for Fire Emblem: Binding Blade. The male-female vote ratio is 1:1. The voter comments seem to mostly focus on his fiery, brave, and reckless personality.