Update [Wed 23rd Nov, 2022 13:30 GMT]: Previously available only in Japanese, Nintendo has now published a new five-minute trailer for Fire Emblem Engage in English, titled ‘Join with the Symbols’.
The trailer gives us some more insight into how the returning characters of the series will play a role in battles as Icons. Using the iconic Ring will draw abilities from the heroes back, granting your units starters through additional weapons and skills.
For a full look at what awaits us in Fire Emblem Engage, check out the trailer in English below.
Original article [Wed 23rd Nov, 2022 04:30 GMT]: One game that gets the attention early next year is Fire Emblem joins – the latest entry in the Smart System turn-based tactical RPG series.
Ahead of the January 2023 launch, Nintendo introduced new characters and even shared some video footage, and now we’ve got another trailer. This one is in Japanese, but it still provides an overview – an introduction to Alear, relationships and more!
And here’s some more on the game’s story, straight from PR:
“During the war against the Fell Dragon, the four kingdoms teamed up with heroes from other worlds to seal this great evil. A thousand years later, the seal has weakened and the Fell Dragon is about to awaken again. As a god dragon, use a wealth of strategies and powerful customization to meet your destiny – to collect the iconic Rings scattered around the world and bring peace back Continent of Elyos. Summon and fight alongside legendary heroes from the past Fire Emblem games, like Marth and Celica, and add their powers to yours in this new story. Tactical, turn-based combat system Fire Emblem The series is known for returning with a new cast of characters that you can customize and Interact to craft your strategy carefully.”
You can see a complete list of all the Fire Emblem Engage characters in our Nintendo Life guide: