Fire Emblem 30th Anniversary Edition
Play the Famicom classic that started the Fire Emblem™ legacy—localized for the first time
Meet Marth and recruit some of the most beloved Fire Emblem characters in their 8-bit glory as you play through all 25 chapters of this classic Famicom tactical role-playing game, localized and released for the first time in North America—for a limited time.
Choose from over 50 playable characters and discover the roots of the strategic gameplay that defines the Fire Emblem series Pick the units and classes suited to the mission at hand and approach characters on the battlefield to forge relationships and even add to your army. Make a mistake or lose a favorite unit? Newly added features like save states and rewind let you tailor the challenge to your playstyle!
Follow Marth on the journey that started it all! From defending the kingdom of Talys to facing off against the titular Shadow Dragon, the humble hero himself must be poised to take on any challenge. Luckily, he has a capable group of allies at his side: Tiki, Minerva, the Whitewing Sisters, and more! Of course, Caeda, princess of Talys, makes her appearance as a skilled fighter and Marth’s love interest.
In the Fire Emblem™: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light game, guide Marth to seize the throne in each chapter, while keeping him out of harm’s way. If Marth dies, it’s game over…but all other characters will be gone for the rest of the game, if they fall in battle. Make a mistake and lose a favorite unit? In this release of the game there is a rewind feature, so you can try again and change the course of battle.
With save states, you can save any time and jump back in right where you left off. There’s even a fast forward feature if you’d like to breeze through dialogue or combat animations. Whether you take advantage of these modern comforts or stick with the old school approach, now’s your chance to experience the origin of the Fire Emblem series.
Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light and the Fire Emblem 30th Anniversary Edition will only be available for a limited time.
If it's safe, I recommend going into a local gamestop. Pre orders were sold out online but I was able to secure one in person.