After a series of character illustrations, Lily Hoshino , creator of Otome Yōkai Zakuro and character designer for Penguindrum, spent the better part of the last week treating her Twitter followers to a look at sketching, inking and coloring a spread of the cast of RPG Fire Emblem. Check out the results after the jump.
Everyone's favorite weapon-forging web series, Man at Arms, is back with another real-world crack at a fantastic video game blade. This time Tony Swatton and co. are taking on Chrom's Falchion from Fire Emblem: Awakening, so see how the final product turned out after the jump.
Yesterday we posted about an upcoming collaboration between Fire Emblem: Awakening and Monster Hunter Frontier G. Now the latter's official YouTube channel has a video showing how the Chrom and Lucina costumes look in the upcoming Wii U version of Frontier G. See for yourself past the jump.
Monster Hunter Frontier G is getting ready to mix in a little Fire Emblem: Awakening thanks to an upcoming collaboration. According to Japanese gaming mag Famitsu, Chrom and Lucina costumes will be included in the Wii U version. More after the jump.
It's Marth vs. Mega Man and, well, pretty much everyone else in the latest screens for Super Smash Bros. The new batch officially reveals the return of the most well-known Fire Emblem character, so hit the jump to see him in action.
The addicting browser game Cookie Clicker is a smash hit in Japan and a lot of people spent the last long weekend clicking and baking with their grandmas. Apparently many people in the game industry are also hooked and Fire Emblem character designer Yusuke Kozaki is one of them. See his illustration of Grandma from Cookie Clicker after the jump!
We've shared a few of the treats from this summer's Wonder Festival, but there's even more figure goodness to look forward to for Nintendo fans. As seen on Inside Games, one of the impressive displays on hand was MediCom's Real Action Hero Link figure. That, Marth, and more past the jump.
Nintendo has a special deal for 3DS players with a taste for role-playing and tactics: Purchase both Shin Megami Tensei IV and Fire Emblem: Awakening and register the games with your Club Nintendo account and you'll receive a $30 credit to use in the 3DS eShop. More after the jump.
Well, folks, it's official: Nintendo hates butts! Or at least that's what I choose to take away from the North American and European branches' censoring of an ever-so-slightly suggestive image that appears in the latest batch of Fire Emblem: Awakening DLC. Pics and more past the break.
One of the Fire Emblem series' chief characteristics is the brutal manner in which you can straight up lose a party member forever. That permanence plays a big role in the strategy-RPG's design, so when Casual mode was initially suggested for Fire Emblem: Awakening, director Genki Yokota said "no way." Read on for more.
Fire Emblem: Awakening—which made its debut on Nintendo 3DS in North America last month—has plenty of pay DLC in the pipeline, but Nintendo is also offering up some freebies via SpotPass. First up is a map called "A Hard Miracle," which is available today, with more free content to come through spring. More after the jump.
Fire Emblem: Awakening hasn't even been out for a month yet, but there's already plenty of DLC to check out. A recently released trailer dives into the details of what you can expect to get out of the stuff that's available in the store currently, from the Champions of Yore packs to Rogues & Redeemers. Hit the jump to watch.