Fire Emblem Gaiden Returns as Fire Emblem: Shadows of Valentia

fire-emblem-gaiden-remake(Ok, it’s called Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia, but why)

Out of all the remakes to be announced in the Fire Emblem Direct, Fire Emblem Gaiden was the one I believed had no chance to come back, mostly because of its status as the black sheep of the series.

So I was flipping the fuck out immediately when I saw the two kids talking about Duma and Mila and was like, “Gaiden remake?!?”

So yeah, more thoughts on this soon, but this was one of the newest announcements of the Fire Emblem direct. Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia will be released on the 3DS May 19.

Update: Added some screenshots, and the JP trailer of Fire Emblem Echoes:

Continue reading

Advertisements

Paying Tribute To A Fire Emblem Game Never Played: Gaiden

Fire Emblem Gaiden CelicaMy knowledge of Fire Emblem: Gaiden is about as miniscule as my knowledge of what really takes place in Genealogy of The Holy War. And I heard the story and levels were kinda crap. Despite that, it’s still a game I think I’d want to play for a decent amount of reasons.

Well, aside from how different it is.

Continue reading

The Attack Themes of Fire Emblem (Player), Part I

Fire Emblem OST

So ok, it’s time I go and cover the attack themes of Fire Emblem. It’s evolved a lot since it started in 1990. That might be an understatement. Anyways, instead of having it posted in one post, I shall break it down into three parts: Fire Emblem 1 to 6, Fire Emblem 7 to 13, and then the Arena music themes. These will all be the player music themes for now. Sometime in the future I shall get to enemy themes. So let me get started.

Continue reading

The Manga of Fire Emblem

Fire Emblem Manga Fire Emblem Ankoku Ryuu no Hikari no Ken MangaFire Emblem Gaiden Manga Fire Emblem 4-Koma Manga CaptureFire Emblem Seisen no Keifu Fujimori Fire Emblem GaidenFire Emblem Seisen no Keifu Ookawa Fire Emblem Light Inheritors NeaFire Emblem Thracia 776 Yuna Fire Emblem Thracia 776 Enterbrain Fire Emblem Hasha No Tsurugi manga

So for almost each series in the franchise, Fire Emblem has had a manga version released. You want to know what those are? Well don’t worry…because A)I will provide a list for you and B)I will be attempting to cover some of them weekly and monthly! So let me show you what’s available!

Continue reading

To Mila, To Attack, To Advance, To Hope, To Medley: Fire Emblem X Brawl

Fire Emblem X Golden Sun

Fire Emblem: Gaiden, The Sacred Stones, Fire Emblem 7, Shadow Dragon, and The Binding Blade. Why am I talking about these? Well…let’s just say there’s a perfectly good reason for that, and it all involves Brawl. We’re gonna be listening to the remixes of these tracks.

Continue reading

What Unreleased Fire Emblem Would You Want To Play Today?

Shin Monshou No Nazo

All right, let me delude myself into believing I have a decent amount of readers that are checking out this blog– now under delusion, I now would like to ask you a pretty simple question: what unreleased Fire Emblem game would you want to play today? Ok, this sounds like a loaded question, so I guess I better go into detail on this.

Continue reading

The Fire Emblem Franchise

Fire Emblem 1

I said there were 13 games (Since there’s going to be more in the series, will keep this part open ended — Walters) in the Fire Emblem Series in Part I of my what is Fire Emblem post. Well, why force you to go to Wikipedia and search for each one? Without pictures? Well don’t worry, I won’t do that to you. Instead, I will provide the list for you. See how easy that is? Now, let’s get this out of the way, so all you newbies of the franchises and all you FE vets will take a grand look at the series’s history! (Credit for info is from Serenes Forest and Wikipedia.)

Continue reading