After last weeks Switch-stravaganza, we were treated to our first Nintendo Direct of 2017. To bring in the new year Nintendo spent 20 minutes talking about everything Fire Emblem…and surprisingly even I, a non-fan of the series, had my interests piqued.
Below is a quick rundown of the announcements. We’re sure to hear more as each titles nears release.
- Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia (Nintendo 3DS)
- Releasing May 19
- Reimagining of Fire Emblem Gaiden (previously only released in Japan)
- New Amiibo for Alm and Celica, will be available May 19
- Fire Emblem (Nintendo Switch)
- A new mainline Fire Emblem game is coming to Nintendo Switch, a first for home consoles since 2007!
- Planned for a 2018 release.
- Fire Emblem Warriors (Nintendo Switch / 3DS)
- Created by KOEI TECMO GAMES, the same studio that made Hyrule Warriors
- Both versions releasing Fall 2017
- Fire Emblem Heroes
- Releasing February 2nd on Google Play. Coming Soon to iPad & iPhone
- Nintendo’s first Fire Emblem for mobile platforms
- This title was the most detailed of the entire direct
*Information pulled from Nintendo Direct video and Nintendo of America Twitter Feed