Review: Fire Emblem Echoes Shadows Of Valentia (3DS)

Intelligent System are onto another winner with the release of the latest entry into the Fire Emblem universe, Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows Of Valentia. The game is a remake of an earlier title that was never released outside of Japan until now where it had the title Fire Emblem Gaiden. The game does have an aged appearance to it but this isn’t a bad thing … Continue reading Review: Fire Emblem Echoes Shadows Of Valentia (3DS)

Review – Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE (Wii U)

Idols, J-Pop, Mirage Masters and Japanese locales, this game is on the fast track to becoming my favourite Wii U game so far. Let me tell you why. Developer Atlus have crafted something really special in Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE, splicing and skilfully blending two fan favourite series’ with Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem. The end result is something that shouldn’t work as well as … Continue reading Review – Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE (Wii U)

Japan Art For Fire Emblem Crossover Title Looks Stunning

Nintendo Japan recently dropped some artwork for the Wii U version of the upcoming , Shin Tegami x Fire Emblem title which looks absolutely exquisite. Feast your eyes on the sumptuous artwork below. There’s the standard Wii U version: Here’s a look at the Wii U bundle: And finally the Collector’s Edition: Gorgeous, right? Here’s hoping the artwork remains unchanged for the Western release! Continue reading Japan Art For Fire Emblem Crossover Title Looks Stunning

Nintendo Direct: New Release Dates Confirmed

During today’s Nintendo Direct conference, CEO Satoru Iwata revealed release dates for some eagerly awaited titles on the 3DS. First up was Fire Emblem which now has an official release date of April 19 2012. The official name is “Fire Emblem: Kakusei”, Kakusei translates to “Awakening”. He also showed some gameplay such as the game’s free map the skill systems but he steered well clear of … Continue reading Nintendo Direct: New Release Dates Confirmed