After a new Warriors spin-off, the franchise’s next mainline title is already ready and waiting to be announced.
Since Fire Emblem: Awakening on the 3DS, the tactical RPG saga from Intelligent Systems has been democratized with more accessible and modern episodes allowing a pleasant experience for veterans and newcomers alike.
The success has been such that two spin-offs in the form of Warriors games from Koei-Tecmo have since emerged. These titles respectively take place in the universes of Fire Emblem: Awakening and more recently from Three Houses with Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes which will arrive on Switch on June 24th. Three years after the release of the last main title in the series, the expectation of a new opus is felt, but this should not be very long according to some shocking revelations from renowned leakers.
A special episode for a special birthday
The partnership between Intelligent Systems and Koei-Tecmo within the framework of the Warriors games will not have stopped there since the studios would have worked hand in hand on a new episode that would already be ready to be published ! Emily Rogers, famous leaker Nintendo specialist has indeed revealed on a forum surprising information about a game still kept secret.
This new title would have been prepared in tribute to the 30th anniversary of the saga. Emily goes so far as to describe the appearance of the protagonist of this future episode, also adding that a somewhat special new gameplay mechanic would involve the summoning of characters straight from the past of the license. Shortly after, another leaker confirmed these claims on Reddit with evidence: screenshots of the game in development. We then find all the elements described by Emily, to the point where it is impossible that this leak is not real.
Same observation for this leaker who claims that the game is indeed ready and is just waiting to be announced by Nintendo. As rumors of a Nintendo Direct slated for next week only grow louder, it just might Fire Emblem mystery will be officially revealed to us in a few days… To be continued.