Three characters will be appearing as new 5★ heroes in the banner: Sigurd, Deirdre, and Tailtiu. Each of them comes with at least one new weapon or skill. You can read a full listing of all units’ skills and abilities below.
A new paralogue story, also called World of Holy War, also comes out at the same time. A fourth Genealogy character, Ayra, appears in a screenshot of the map. Perhaps she’ll be a reward in an upcoming Tempest Trials?
The World of Holy War Banner and its paralogue will both go live on Monday, 16 October, at 7:00am UTC.
Sacred Coin Quests also available starting today! Defeat foes using different colours and types of units to earn Sacred Coins and Great Badges. Both items are useful to forge and upgrade Sacred Seals in the new Sacred Forge. You can see the full quest listing below.
Additionally, we’ve just entered the final round of The Blood of the Dragons Voting Gauntlet! Ninian and Female Corrin have both advanced to the finals, which will end on Sunday the 15th at 3:59am UTC.
A new battle event has arrived in Fire Emblem Heroes! Challenge two sisters from Macedon in Bound Hero Battle: Minerva & Maria. You can also summon focus 5★ versions of Minerva, Maria, and Palla in the associated banner.
As in previous Bound Hero Battles, you can tackle the map in three different difficulties. Beat them all to win up to nine Orbs! Be extra careful, since all four of your heroes must survive the map in order to win.
Bound Hero Battle: Minerva & Maria and its matching banner will be available for about a week until 18 October at 6:59am UTC.
The Blood of the Dragons Voting Gauntlet is also going strong! Round 2 has just started, and it brings some surprising upsets. Do your best to bring your team to glory! You can follow along with all match-ups live on the official site here.
The latest update is now available for Fire Emblem Heroes! The Version 1.8 Update is live and ready for download. If you are not prompted to download the update when you load up the game your device, you can also get it manually via the Play Store or App Store.
The update features a large variety of quality of life updates, and also a new Intermission in the Story Mode: “A Power Awakens“. Once you complete this intermission, you can gain to the new Sacred Forge. The Forge lets you use a combination of Badges and Sacred Stones to create and power-up Sacred Seals!
You can read further details regarding the version 1.8 update below. In celebration of the new update, Heroes has also started another Daily Log-In Bonus as well! Earn up to 13 Orbs over 10 days just by logging in each day.
Additionally, The Blood of the Dragons Voting Gauntlet also begins today! Check out our earlier article for a breakdown of the fighters and their match-ups. You can follow the rounds live on the official site here.
As usual, we also get new quests for each round of the Voting Gauntlet. Most of the quests are the same as in previous gauntlets. However, with the update of the Sacred Forge, some quests now also reward Sacred Coins! Complete up to four battles in each round of the Gauntlet to earn an additional 45 Sacred Coins.
Round 1 of The Blood of the Dragons Voting Gauntlet ends on Wednesday, 11 October at 5:00am UTC. The entire Gauntlet will come to a close on 15 October.
The Three Heroes Quests, perhaps obviously, center around three specific heroes: Fir, Sully, and Frederick. Unlock a free 3★ copy of each hero, then use them in battle to earn 6 Orbs! Check out a full breakdown of the quests below.
The Three Heroes Quests will be available for about two weeks, ending on 20 October at 6:59am UTC.