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A quick guide to the Fire Emblem series

Fire Emblem. One of the most puzzling Nintendo franchises for sure. Most people's first experience with the series was Super Smash Bros. Melee on the GameCube, which included Marth and Roy. Neither of their games released out...

 
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Fire Emblem Fates now available in Australia and New Zealand

On the heels of Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright and Conquest's European release, Intelligent Systems' new Nintendo 3DS strategy role-playing games have finally arrived in Australia and New Zealand. And in case you weren't one of the luck...

 
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Fire Emblem Fates is finally out in Europe today

After nearly a year since it's release in Japan, and three months after its North American debut, Fire Emblem Fates is finally available in Europe. This is especially significant because of Nintendo's pesky region locking, which made import...

 
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Fire Emblem Fates fan-translation cancelled

You might have heard about Team If's fan translation effort of Fire Emblem Fates, a response to what some fans saw as a poor localization job by Nintendo's Treehouse. Amid a flurry of criticism, accusations of everything from censorship to ...

 
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Fire Emblem Fates comes to the UK on May 20

Finally, UK gamers have a release date for Fire Emblem Fates. You can play Conquest and Birthright in the UK from May 20, 2016 with Revelations becoming available as DLC on June 9. Players who want to get Revelations before June 9 can do so...

 
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Which version of Fire Emblem Fates should you get?

So a lot of people have asked "which version of Fire Emblem Fates should I get?" and I think that's a valid question, mostly because Nintendo has done a poor job at explaining the delivery system. This cheeky chart from Nintendo is also bas...

 
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Review: Fire Emblem Fates (Birthright and Conquest)

After delivering one of its best strategy games in years with Fire Emblem Awakening, I couldn't help but think "how could they top this?" Awakening had pretty much everything you could want -- an intriguing cast embroiled in a well-paced st...

 
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Customize your Corrin before Fire Emblem Fates launches

When Fire Emblem Fates launches next week (finally) you'll have a few options to choose from when creating your avatar. It's not a whole lot, but it's enough to differentiate your Corrin for when other players stop by your castle, so i...

 
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Here's how amiibo work in Fire Emblem Fates

I've been playing Fire Emblem Fates this week (Nintendo sent the Special Edition cart that has all three versions) for review, and I've had a chance to test out the amiibo feature. To my surprise some folks didn't even know the game ha...

 
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Nintendo 3DS's spring is an oasis of JRPGs

Fire Emblem Fates is just a few weeks away (February 19) and I'll finally have a reason to re-glue my face to my 3DS and play nosy match-maker. But the two versions of Fates are just, uh, two of the JRPGs (and adjacent genres/styles) availa...

 
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Hands-on with Fire Emblem: Fates comes with Maid service

Fire Emblem Fates has been out in Japan for a while, but I love Awakening's person-story-focused shipping mechanics, which really elevates the game into something consuming, so I messed about in both of the upcoming US versions, Conquest an...

 
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It's nearly here: The Fire Emblem Fates US site is up

Fire Emblem Fates will be released on February 19, 2016 in the US, and Nintendo is ringing in the new year by gearing up for launch. The new teaser site is up, which includes some localized video and screenshots. I have the ultimate ed...

 
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Fire Emblem Fates will have three different versions

Nintendo's Bill Trinen detailed the release for the upcoming Fire Emblem Fates. When the 3DS strategy title releases on February 19, 2016, it will come in two flavors: Fire Emblem Fates: Conquest and Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright. Each vers...

 
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Fire Emblem Fates might get one bundled package in the west

Take this with a grain of salt, but the west might be getting a package for Fire Emblem Fates. For those of you who are unaware, in Japan, Fire Emblem if as it's called, was released with two different versions -- Birthright, and Conquest, ...

 
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Fire Emblem Fates gets Awakening characters as DLC

Fire Emblem Fates, which is not coming to the United States until 2016, has been out in Japan for a while and is being supported with DLC. Today marks the start of a month's worth of free maps, one of which includes characters from the prev...

 
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Fire Emblem Fates has straightforward amiibo functionality

Fire Emblem fates will ship with amiibo support for Ike, Marth, Robin, and Lucina -- for the select few of you who were able to actually find them (I was one of the lucky few). According to Siliconera, they will all be morphed into you...

 
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Fire Emblem Fates outsells Persona 4: Dancing All Night

Last week was a great time to be a portable gaming enthusiast in Japan, as not one, but two highly anticipated titles launched on Thursday in Fire Emblem Fates and Persona 4: Dancing All Night. Fire Emblem Fates was far and away the week's ...

 
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I'm hooked on this Fire Emblem character creator

Before you crack into Fire Emblem Fates and fully commit to your custom-made avatar, let's melt some time away with this web-based character creator put together by LuminescentBlade. The free tool allows you to customize your avatar to your...

 
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Same-sex marriage confirmed for Fire Emblem Fates!

Nintendo has confirmed in a statement to Polygon that same-sex marriage is an option available to players in the upcoming Fire Emblem Fates for 3DS: We can confirm that Fire Emblem Fates for Nintendo 3DS, which launches in J...

 

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