Fire Emblem Series News


Get $30 in eShop credit for registering Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem

By Steve Watts, Jul 09, 2013 4:30pm PDT

Nintendo is offering $30 in eShop credit (3DS or Wii U) if you purchase and register Fire Emblem: Awakening and Shin Megami Tensei 4 before August 31.


"I did all that. I kind knew that they would accredit my previous downloads, but I get nothing ..."

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Future Fire Emblems likely to include Casual mode

By Steve Watts, Apr 02, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Following the success of Casual Mode in Fire Emblem: Awakening, key members of the development team say they play the game on Casual and are likely to include it in future games.


"Yeah, so long as it's additive it at worst doesn't affect me."

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Fire Emblem: Awakening gets free maps via SpotPass

By Steve Watts, Mar 14, 2013 1:30pm PDT

Fire Emblem: Awakening is getting free additional maps via SpotPass through April, not to be confused with the various paid maps available as DLC.


"Nice, free maps along with DLC. I'm always down for more Fire Emblem content. Also, if anyone's ..."

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Play Primer: Getting the most from Fire Emblem: Awakening

By Steve Watts, Feb 14, 2013 11:05am PST

Fire Emblem: Awakening launches today for the Nintendo 3DS. Here are a few things you might like to know before you start.


Fire Emblem 3DS could have been in modern day, on Mars

By Steve Watts, Feb 04, 2013 7:30am PST

Fire Emblem: Awakening went through some odd iterations on its path to development. The team considered setting it in modern day, in a fairy tale world, or on Mars.


Fire Emblem: Awakening review: burning love

By Steve Watts, Jan 30, 2013 9:30am PST

Fire Emblem makes its 3DS debut next week with Fire Emblem: Awakening, marking one of the best games on the platform so far.


"Oh, I know. And if the game were full of generic dudes with no story or interactions, I'd be ..."

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Wii U getting Yoshi game, Shin Megami/Fire Emblem crossover

By Steve Watts, Jan 23, 2013 7:40am PST

Nintendo announced several projects in the pipe at today's Nintendo Direct presentation, including a new Yoshi game from the makers of Kirby's Epic Yarn, an RPG collaboration with Atlas, and a new title from the makers of Xenoblade.


"HOLY SHIT! This is the crossover I never knew I wanted. Wii U boughtened."

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Fire Emblem blue 3DS bundle announced for the US

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 11, 2013 1:45pm PST

Nintendo of America doesn't always bring special edition systems to America. However, they've decided that Fire Emblem Awakening is deserving of one.


"I think you're fooling yourself if you think these won't sell."

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Fire Emblem: Awakening getting demo, DLC detailed

By Steve Watts, Jan 10, 2013 7:45am PST

Fire Emblem: Awakening is coming February 4, and Nintendo has detailed a demo, downloadable content plans, SpotPass and StreetPass features.


"Captain Kirk: I need more DLC Scotty! Scotty: I can't do it Captain, I don't have enough ..."

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Fire Emblem: Awakening video explains relationships

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 14, 2012 4:15pm PST

Nintendo has released a new introductory video for Fire Emblem: Awakening, explaining how the relationship system works in the upcoming 3DS RPG.


Fire Emblem: Awakening coming February 4

By Steve Watts, Dec 05, 2012 11:00am PST

Nintendo has announced that Fire Emblem: Awakening is coming to the 3DS on February 4.


"I'm really pumped for this latest entry into the series. I've enjoyed each entry immensely so ..."

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Fire Emblem: Awakening teased with first US trailer

By Steve Watts, Oct 25, 2012 11:15am PDT

Fire Emblem: Awakening will be coming to America within a few months, according to the new Nintendo Direct. The company also debuted a new trailer for the game.


"Nintendo needs to stop making consoles so we can get these on worthwhile platforms."

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Fire Emblem coming to 3DS in 2013

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 21, 2012 9:36pm PDT

It may already be out in Japan, but Nintendo of America has announced that the next Fire Emblem game won't be available in the US until next year.


"I cannot believe I am typing this but "this will get me to buy a 3Ds". "

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Fire Emblem 3DS announced for North America

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 06, 2012 8:30pm PDT

Nintendo's latest Fire Emblem game is coming to the States.


"At least Fire Emblem fans can rest easy knowing it's on the way. I'm still pissed that we're not ..."

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Report: Fire Emblem 3DS will be first Nintendo game to support DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 27, 2011 10:00am PST

Nintendo's long-promised foray into downloadable content won't begin until next year, with the release of a new Fire Emblem game for the 3DS.


"This isn't nintendo 3ds' first DLC. Zen Pinball are releasing new pinball tables before this."

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