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See where Fire Emblem: Awakening's DLC takes you

This trailer gives you a good idea of what you get when you buy Fire Emblem: Awakening DLC. Depending on the map or map pack you buy, you'll get vintage Fire Emblem characters, tons of money, rare items, or even items that let you change your characters' classes to the "Dread Fighter" or "Bride."...

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Fire Emblem: Awakening 'Lost Bloodlines' DLC brings back another old character

This week's new Fire Emblem: Awakening DLC is "The Lost Bloodlines 1," available alone for $3 or as a $6 bundle that also grants you two more maps when they're released. Successful completion of this map unlocks a card to summon Leif from past Fire Emblems. If you're a Fire Emblem fan, this may be...

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MH3 Ultimate, Fire Emblem Awakening EU bundles unveiled, Circle Pad Pro too

Nintendo revealed European hardware bundles for Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate and Fire Emblem Awakening in this morning's Direct broadcast, along with a release date of April 19 for Awakening. The Wii U MH3U bundle includes the black Premium edition of the console, a black Pro Controller, and the game....

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Report: Fire Emblem Awakening retail shipments delayed [Update: Nintendo responds]

Amazon is warning of a "potential shipping delay" for Fire Emblem: Awakening, and GameStop marks it "currently unavailable online" – despite today being the official release date for the 3DS strategy game. Best Buy also shows it as unavailable. Game Informer spoke to a few stores, and found...

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GBA's Fire Emblem is a great strategy RPG for beginners

This is a column by Kat Bailey dedicated to the analysis of the once beloved Japanese RPG sub-genre. Tune in every Wednesday for thoughts on white-haired villains, giant robots, Infinity+1 swords, and everything else the wonderful world of JRPGs has to offer. In 2001, Nintendo of America had a...

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Fire Emblem - Awakening review: One life to live

Fire Emblem: Awakening is the best soap opera since CBS cancelled Guiding Light. If you've never played a Fire Emblem before, imagine Final Fantasy Tactics from an overhead perspective, or a particularly bloated derivation of chess. Nintendo's stalwart helped establish the turn-based tactical RPG...

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The Fire Emblem special edition 3DS in pictures

Nintendo sent us a special-edition Fire Emblem: Awakening 3DS, and in the course of staring at it, we decided to take some pictures and share them with you. We can now confirm two things: It's definitely a standard 3DS, and not a 3DS XL It's really prettyThe 3DS bundle includes a 4GB memory card...

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Fire Emblem: Awakening US TV spot asks you to think about your choices

While the decisions you make in Fire Emblem: Awakening may "last forever," you can take comfort in knowing this television spot won't take you the rest of your life to watch....

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Fire Emblem: Awakening teaches the value of friendship

You might have thought the best part of friendship was a sense of camaraderie and togetherness. As this Fire Emblem: Awakening trailer proves, the real boon of friendship is sweet combat boosts....

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NintendoWare Weekly: Fire Emblem demo, Tokyo Crash Mobs

Fire Emblem: Awakening has strategically issued a demo in advance of its February 4 release date. You can engage with its forces and then make the tactical decision of whether or not to enter the battle in earnest. Also available on 3DS today: Tokyo Crash Mobs, the puzzle game about lining up...

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