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Fire Emblem Echoes DLC dated and priced

Posted on May 3, 2017 by Jason Nason

Just on the heels of announcing the first DLC for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Nintendo has announced the details of the planned DLC for upcoming Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia, which will be released for the Nintendo 3DS on May 19th.

The upcoming game promises to be a massive game filled to the brim with content, but for players who want to extend their adventure even further, five major DLC packs are coming to the game starting on May 19, adding more maps, dungeons, characters and items.
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New update for Fire Emblem Heroes adds heroes from Valentia

Posted on April 14, 2017 by Jason Nason

Starting April 14th (today) a Summoning event will introduce four heroes from the upcoming 3DS game Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia to Nintendo’s mobile game Fire Emblem Heroes.

The Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentiacharacters being added are Alm, Clair, Faye, and Lukas. Several new updates to the mobile game are also already available, including a new feature called Hero Merit, a new stat that increases every time a hero finishes a battle alive. When their Hero Merit reaches 500 points, players receive 500 Hero Feathers.

Another recent update has raised the maximum stamina for all players from 50 to 99.

Check out the launch video for the new heroes of the game, and below that the video for the Spring Heroes Festival in the game.




Limited edition bundle on the way for Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia

Posted on March 21, 2017 by Jason Nason

Nintendo announced todah that a special Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Limited Edition bundle is on the way for the upcoming game release. The game will be released for the Nintendo 3DS May 19th and the special limited edition bundle launchs the same day.

The Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Limited Edition bundle includes the game; a hardcover Valentia Artbook; a sound selection CD; a pin set depicting characters Alm, Celica and Marth, and a reversible cover sheet that looks like the packaging for the original Famicom game this new one is based on.

It will be available at a suggested retail price of $59.99 USD at select retailers.

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Nintendo launching four new Fire Emblem titles, including mobile game next month

Posted on January 18, 2017 by Jason Nason

Nintendo surprised Fire Emblem fans today via a Nintendo Direct announcement with news of multiple new games. We already knew about the upcoming game for the Nintendo Switch and a hint of a 3DS game from the official website, but there was much more news today.

In addition to these games we got our first glimpse of the Fire Emblem title headed to mobile devices in Fire Emblem Heroes.

“In recent years, the popularity of the Fire Emblem franchise has grown exponentially,” said Doug Bowser, Nintendo of America’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “The devoted fan base and series newcomers alike will soon have an abundance of new games to play on a variety of devices. There’s never been a better time to be a Fire Emblem fan or jump in for the first time.”

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