Nintendo’s famous Fire Emblem series celebrates 30 years later this year and the Japanese company has decided to offer gamers around the world the chance to play the original game, released exclusively in Japan.
The original 8-bit game, Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light, which follows the adventures of Prince Marth, turns 30 on December 4, and for the first time, the game will be available outside of Japan.
While players from across Europe were introduced to Marth as a fighter in the Super Smash Bros. series, the story of this daring and brave prince has its first appearance in Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light. .
Nintendo revealed this week that the game will be released on Nintendo Switch on December 4th and will be available for purchase from Nintendo eShop for a limited time.
Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light coming to Nintendo Switch on December 4th
Throughout Marth’s dangerous journey, players can shape their armies to execute a series of strategies, carefully selecting from dozens of characters with unique attributes that can turn the tide of every conflict on the battlefield.
Fans of the series can enjoy the game until the end of the franchise’s 30th anniversary on March 31, 2021. Now there are a few things to mention, like the fact that it is not a improved or remastered version, or even a remake. The game will simply be transferred to the Nintendo Switch family without any visual enhancement. The good news is that the game will only cost € 5.99 and can be pre-purchased here.
In addition, Nintendo has confirmed that Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Light will include new features, such as rewind, forward and save states, as well as the English language.
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