Fire Emblem Series News


Nintendo-ing the Holidays: Hands-on with the Switch and 3DS Holiday Lineup

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 19, 2017 1:00pm PDT

Shacknews recently had a chance to pick up a handful of games set to hit Nintendo platforms over the next couple of months, including Xenoblade Chronicles 2, Fire Emblem Warriors, Mario Party: The Top 100, and Rocket League.


"They've got one hell of a holiday lineup, mainly because of Mario"

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Fire Emblem Echoes: How to Get a Ship and Recruit Saber

By Shack Staff, May 19, 2017 3:45pm PDT

Set sail with Saber by your side using our guide to getting a ship and recruiting Saber in Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia.


How to Manage Your Inventory in Fire Emblem Echoes

By Shack Staff, May 19, 2017 1:30pm PDT

How your convoy and other game systems help you manage your inventory in Fire Emblem Echoes.


Rumor: Nintendo Direct Coming on April 1: Who's the Fool?

By John Keefer, Mar 28, 2017 9:20am PDT

Take this with a grain of salt, not only because of the date, but because the source is 4chan.


"You deserved every ounce of shit you got for that article. This at least comes with a proper ..."

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Nintendo Banning Fire Emblem Heroes Cheaters

By Donovan Erskine, Mar 07, 2017 2:00pm PST

A connected game comes with cheaters following close behind.


"Yeah, I don't know how much longer it's going to last on mine."

- one random winner see all 6 comments

Why Fire Emblem Heroes' Simplicity is its Strength

By Steve Watts, Feb 07, 2017 12:45pm PST

Fire Emblem Heroes isn't the deep, traditional strategy RPG fans have loved for years. But it was never supposed to be.


"Permadeath is such a core component of the Fire Emblem experience for me that it doesn't feel ..."

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How Super Smash Bros. Melee Introduced Fire Emblem to Western Audiences

By David Craddock, Feb 03, 2017 4:50pm PST

Fire Emblem's popularity continues to grow, and it's all thanks to two guest characters in the GameCube iteration of Super Smash Bros.


"smash bros was my first introduction to fire emblem characters. i think i had maybe heard of ..."

- senor135 see all 4 comments

How Fire Emblem Gaiden Became the Black Sheep of the Series

By David Craddock, Feb 02, 2017 4:42pm PST

Like Zelda: Majora's Mask, Gaiden offered a radically different experience that divided fans.


"what about how barkley shut up and jam gaiden became the black sheep of the its series"

- rtrson see all 19 comments

Fire Emblem Heroes Available Now on iOS and Android

By Jason Faulkner, Feb 02, 2017 2:45pm PST

You can play Nintendo's latest mobile game now on Android and iOS.


"The final fantasy game that came out in the summer did the same thing. Next level! Time to ..."

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Fire Emblem Heroes comes to smartphones in February

By Steve Watts, Jan 18, 2017 2:30pm PST

Nintendo has outlined details of its smartphone Fire Emblem, and it's right around the corner.


"More excited for this than I was for Mario Run. I always thought that Fire Emblem would work the ..."

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Fire Emblem for Nintendo Switch is due out in 2018

By David Craddock, Jan 18, 2017 2:14pm PST

The game marks the first console installment for Fire Emblem since 2007.


"it's because johnnyrey is a big dummy and everybody should ignore him "

- Mr.SEX see all 16 comments

Nintendo announces Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia for 3DS

By David Craddock, Jan 18, 2017 2:10pm PST

Shadows of Valentia is based on the second game, Fire Emblem Gaiden.


"It seems that i'm the only Fire Emblem fan on the Shack, so let me just say that i'm super ..."

- MetaSaval see all 3 comments

Here's how to watch Nintendo's Fire Emblem stream

By David Craddock, Jan 18, 2017 1:15pm PST

The next Nintendo Direct focuses on 'upcoming Fire Emblem' titles.


"SF4 wasn't an awful port. The 3DS ain't exactly the best place to play it, but there's not a ton ..."

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Nintendo delays its mobile versions of Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing until Q1 2017

By David Craddock, Sep 08, 2016 1:26pm PDT

Super Mario Run appears to be the focus of the company's mobile efforts for the next few months.


"I hope the success of mario run makes them reconsider f2p for fire emblem. animal crossing I can ..."

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Nintendo hiring programmers for smartphone games

By David Craddock, Jul 05, 2016 1:20pm PDT

New job ads point to Nintendo gearing up for its planned mobile entries to Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem, and likely more games in the future.