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Heroes: Valter Returns + Celebratory Illustrations

To round off the new heroes from The Sacred Stones, Fire Emblem Heroes has brought back Valter’s Grand Hero Battle.

As with previous Grand Hero Battle repeats, there are additional quests for those who cleared all of the maps the first time. A breakdown of the quests can be found below.

Also, in case you missed them or you’re looking for higher resolution versions, all of the celebratory illustrations shown in the recent Feh Channel have been uploaded to the official website.

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Fire Emblem Music Collection: Session ~Flower of Enchantment~ CD & Concerts

It seems the Fire Emblem piano music CD was a hit, because a second music CD has been announced, dubbed “Session ~Flower of Enchantment~”. This time, a larger variety of instruments will feature, including guitar, bass, drum, keyboard and saxophone.

The new CD contains 15 tracks from the very first game all the way up to Shadows of Valentia–and even Heroes sneaks in an appearance. It will release on 28th March 2018 and cost 3,200 Yen (including tax).

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Fire Emblem 2017 Retrospective

As we step into the new year, here’s a look back at the events of 2017–by all means, a landmark year for Fire Emblem.

Image from the fake April Fool’s game.

Not only did we witness the release of Fire Emblem Heroes, which introduced the series to a wider audience, we received a highly-praised remake in Shadows of Valentia, plus another exciting spin-off in Fire Emblem Warriors.

Furthermore, there was the promise of a brand new console Fire Emblem for the Nintendo Switch in 2018. Truly, this was on-going proof of Nintendo treating Fire Emblem as one of their important franchises.

Disclaimer: This is meant to be a lighthearted look back, not an objective report of the entire year!

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Fire Emblem Cipher at Comiket 93

As is now tradition, Fire Emblem Cipher will be heading to Comiket 93, which is perhaps the largest fan event in Japan, bringing along its usual array of exclusive (and mouthwatering) merchandise.

Like previous years, Comiket 93 will be held at the Tokyo Big Sight, between 29th and 31st December 2017. The Fire Emblem Cipher area will be located in booth 3181, 4th floor, west corporate area.

The official Cipher website has all the details, which we’ll relay below!

Of course, for most fans, the biggest highlight is the merchandise–and there’s certainly a solid selection this year.
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