Fire Emblem Fates Dated for Europe, Software Special Edition Announced

Fans in the States may already be enjoying the latest in Nintendo’s long-running turn-based RPG series, Fire Emblem, but finally European players won’t have to wait much longer to get in on the tactical action. Fire Emblem Fates, as was confirmed in today’s European broadcast of the latest Nintendo Direct, will be on this side of the pond, on May 20.

As was the case with the North America release, a Special Edition New Nintendo 3DS XL will be available alongside a Software Special Edition bundle that includes all three story modes, Birthright, Conquest & Revelation — the latter version available as a stand-alone download via the eShop starting┬áJune 9 — along with a steelbook, artbook and double-sided poster.