GameSpot shares History of Fire Emblem video
Blasts from the past
Fire Emblem Engage is the latest Fire Emblem title to be released on the Switch, but newer players may not be aware of just how far back the series goes. GameSpot is taking this opportunity to educate everyone with the release of their new History of Fire Emblem video. The video briefly touches on every entry in Intelligent Systems’ fantastical strategy franchise, dating all the way back to the Famicom in 1990. Watch it above, and maybe learn something!
Fire Emblem is considered responsible for popularizing the tactical role-playing genre to legions of console gamers and, over the years, has had numerous entries that introduced beloved characters, freshened up the fighting mechanics, and even introduced new social systems. From the early days of Fire: Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light on the Famicon, through to handheld iterations like Fire Emblem Awakening, to success on the Switch, Fire Emblem has been a Nintendo mainstay for over 30 years. In this video, we chart the history of the beloved Intelligent Systems franchise.