Review: Fire Emblem – Fates (3DS)

Fire Emblem: Fates is the newest entry in the long running strategy RPG series from Nintendo. The previous entry in the series for 3DS, Awakening, did quite well, and Fates both benefits and suffers from its success. First of all, Fates is divided into two versions, Birthright and Conquest, with…

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A Bunch of New Wii U Games Were Announced

Lions and tigers and bears, Nintendo announced a lot of great new Wii U information today in their Direct video series. For those of you that don’t want to watch the more than 30-minute video (below) here are all the details. Nintendo announced load-reducing firmware updates coming this spring and…

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Import Review: Fire Emblem Awakening (3DS)

Fire Emblem is one of the longest running tactical RPGs ever, if not the longest, and I’ve felt that it never got quite enough of the recognition it deserved. Hiding in the shadows of other, more famous tactical RPGs like Final Fantasy Tactics and Disgaea in terms of name recognition and…

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This Week in Famitsu

Famitsu #1219 This week’s Famitsu has Fire Emblem: Awakening on the cover, which just released here in Japan on April 19th. Being a humongous fan of the series, I already covered this game previously, but this week’s Famitsu had some new information about the game that I was previously unaware…

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