Fire Emblem Series News


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.


Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing for mobile will be free-to-play

By John Keefer, May 11, 2016 7:55am PDT

Nintendo wants to build a bigger base of potential customers for its more traditional platforms.


"Does this mean that Tom Nook's debt cycles will now capture people into spending real money ..."

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Nintendo explains why it chose Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem for next smartphone games

By David Craddock, May 02, 2016 1:51pm PDT

Nintendo president says Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem games on smartphones represent chances to connect with mainstream and hardcore players.


"I'm really excited about the prospect of Animal Crossing on mobile as long as they don't make it ..."

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Fire Emblem Fates getting new story-based DLC next week

By Daniel Perez, Apr 28, 2016 7:00am PDT

Prepare for an all-new story as new DLC will soon be available for Fire Emblem Fates.


Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing games coming to Android, iOS this Fall

By Daniel Perez, Apr 27, 2016 6:52am PDT

Were you not impressed with Miitomo? Then you're going to keep tabs on Nintendo's mobile offerings this Fall.


"There's not many buttons to wrangle, it would work well enough for those that want it. Plus an ..."

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Fire Emblem Fates gets its first paid DLC today for $2.49 each

By Daniel Perez, Feb 25, 2016 12:45pm PST

Want to go to the beach or earn experience points? That's what these two paid DLC maps offer.


Fire Emblem Fates Conquest and Birthright sell 300k copies during launch weekend

By Daniel Perez, Feb 24, 2016 6:53am PST

The question is: which game sold more copies, Birthright or Conquest?


"Yeah, I get that. I'm willing to give them a pass because Nintendo and I love FE. "

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Final Score: Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright & Conquest

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 23, 2016 1:00pm PST

For those still waiting to choose a side, Shacknews has rounded up its review, along with four of the internet's best reviews for Fire Emblem Fates. But this edition of Final Score has a bit of a twist to it.


"Was enjoying it until the power connector on my 3DS I found was busted. Now it won't charge and ..."

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Fire Emblem Fates: What's the Difference Between Birthright, Conquest, and Revelation?

By Shack Staff, Feb 17, 2016 9:00am PST

Fire Emblem Fates splits its narrative into three parts, but which version should you get? Which should you play first? What are the differences anyway? This guide will cover all the differences between the three versions so that you don't have to worry about any confusion w...


Fire Emblem Fates Getting Special Edition 3DS, Map Pack DLC

By Steve Watts, Jan 19, 2016 4:45pm PST

Nintendo has announced a special white-and-black edition of the 3DS to launch alongside Fire Emblem Fates--but it doesn't include the game!


"It almost seems like it could be TOO MUCH Fire Emblem. Like, I'd love to see all three stories, ..."

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Most Anticipated 2016: Steve's Picks

By Steve Watts, Jan 01, 2016 9:00am PST

Shacknews Editor-in-Chief Steve Watts takes a look forward at the games he's most eager to get his hands on in 2016.


"Where did I say "likely correct"? Are you referring to "likely a sequel"? I concur. If I replace ..."

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E3 2015: Ryu from Street Fighter and Roy leaked for Super Smash Bros. Wii U, 3DS

By Daniel Perez, Jun 13, 2015 7:31am PDT

Some of Nintendo's big news surrounding Super Smash Bros. has been leaked as both Ryu and Roy will be entering the ring.


"There aren't a lot of gunner characters either. Inkling could also turn into a squid when ..."

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Everything From Today's Nintendo Direct

By Steve Watts, Jan 14, 2015 8:00am PST

Today's Nintendo Direct was a doozy, with news ranging from new handheld hardware to several release dates, new Amiibo figurines, and plenty of downloadable content. Here's a wrap-up of all the high points.


"I bought the disc version for $50 on eBay a year ago. Well worth the money!"

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New Fire Emblem Game Announced for 3DS

By Steven Wong, Jan 14, 2015 6:11am PST

The latest addition to the Fire Emblem series has officially been announced.