Excerpt: <p><b> Violence:</b> The game deals with wars, assassins, and combat. However, the battles are visually bloodless. There is mention of blood, though not a drop is shown on screen. </p> <p><b> Sexual Content:</b> A evil king has an illegitimate daughter.
Excerpt: I still see the accusing stares of the dead whenever I close my eyes. I envisioned myself a great general -- a strategic genius the likes the world had never seen -- and, to be honest, history books will back up that claim after I won a war seeming destined to send the world into a dark age of...
Excerpt: Whether or not you're a portable gaming
fan, it's likely that you've at least heard of Advance Wars or it's
update, Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising. The very same people who
made that game what it is, have worked their magic with Fire Emblem.
Excerpt: Fire Emblem, for those unaware, is a strategy RPG series from Nintendo of Japan. Most US gamers got their first exposure to it through certain characters featured in Smash Bros fighting games.
Excerpt: The game that took Japanese gamers by storm, Fire Emblem from developer Intelligent Systems and publisher Nintendo is finally released for the GBA in America. Intelligent Systems is also the same company that has given us the successful Advance Wars games as well as the much loved N64 game Paper...
Excerpt: Intelligent Systems, creators of Advance Wars and the developers for the lauded Super Metroid, are the minds behind one of the better strategy games currently available for the Game Boy Advance. Fire Emblem is the seventh game in a series that's been running since the NES days.
Conclusion: I might have talked a lot about the games harder features in here, but you need to know what you are getting into before you play Fire Emblem. The game is challenging, even today I struggle at certain stages.
Excerpt: The Fire Emblem series has been a popular one in Japan for years now, and after seven games, the series is finally making its way to North America. Hooray! A strategy game much like Advance Wars merged with RPG goodness, Fire Emblem is sure to make an impact when it’s released later this fall.