The next main installment of Fire Emblem would already be finished waiting to be released sometime this year. It would be a new story but with the option to summon classic characters.
The Fire Emblem saga celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, which is why Nintendo would have prepared a new main installment that would be released in 2022 as a kind of celebration of this important JRPG license . That is the information shared by the insider Emily Rogers, who has already spoken about this project in the past : the novelty, as explained in a message published on Famiboards , is that it ensures that this new Fire Emblem would have been completed for more than a year .
Original game, not a remake , with the possibility of summoning classic characters
Expanding on the information that she herself shared on previous occasions, Emily Rogers affirms that the new installment of the saga would be a completely original game, no remake , and would have its own story. Given its nature as a game celebrating the 30th anniversary of Fire Emblem (whose first installment was published in Japan on April 20, 1990), this iteration would have a mechanic called ‘Emblems’ that would allow us to summon iconic characters from previous installments so that join our group.
At the narrative level, it is said that the main character would have a strange red and blue hair color and would stand out for being the son of a dragon . This information was also anticipated by another insider a few months ago, a source that Emily Rogers has given truth to her message.
Three-way development: Possible announcement in the alleged Direct?
The development of this new title would be carried out by Intelligent Systems and Koei Tecmo , whose collaboration would be completed with that of Gust, a division of Koei Tecmo Holdings that would have helped enormously with the graphic section of the game: according to the insider , the new Fire Emblem It would have an improved visual section based on what we saw in Fire Emblem: Three Houses , published in July 2019 exclusively for Nintendo Switch .
This information has been shared in a thread about speculation of the next Nintendo Direct , which is supposed to take place on June 29th . However, neither the date of the event nor the existence of this new Fire Emblem have been officially confirmed. What is official is that the next game in the saga will be the Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes musou , which will arrive on Nintendo Switch on June 24 .