During the Nintendo Direct today, the much anticipated Fire Emblem game has finally been shown. From what we saw so far, the game looks like a bit of a department from the main series gameplay but we will see more coming soon.
Fire Emblem has been gaining a lot of popularity in the past few years since Fire Emblem Awakening came to the 3DS a few years back. The Fire Emblem mobile game, Fire Emblem Heroes. The game has been downloaded over 100 million times and has made almost a billion dollars in revenue. It has a very large and dedicated fanbase and has really introduced a lot of players to the franchise.
Here is an overview of the game, via Nintendo:
A new episode of the Fire Emblem series comes to Nintendo Switch for the first time in spring of 2019. The player can maneuver the main character freely and interact with other characters to build relationships and gather information at various points within the game. This turn-based tactical RPG will put new strategic twists on battling, with formations of troops supporting individual units on the battlefield. Players will get to know three main characters – Edelgard, Dimitri and Claude – who play key roles in the story.
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