Fire Emblem Heroes launched yesterday on the iOS and Android app store as a free-to-play mobile title with microtransactions. The strategy-RPG franchise marks the third game Nintendo has launched on competitor hardware.
The game has been built from the ground up with mobile devices in mind. The pause and instruct strategic gameplay will capture the classic Fire Emblem feel while also lending itself the mobility phone games have come to offer. Summon original characters as well as favorites from the franchise’s history in story mode, pvp arena duels and so much more.
Below you’ll find the gameplay trailer featured in the app stores as well as a breakdown of special features. Enjoy!
- Story Maps: The story brings together new Hero characters along with familiar faces from the Fire Emblem series. Lead your army to victory to save the Kingdom of Askr.
- Training Tower: Engage in battle scenarios of varying difficulty that you can play over and over to earn rewards and experience (EXP) for your allies. Each time you take on these maps, the enemies and terrain change to offer a new challenge.
- Arena Duels: Fight against your rivals around the world. Your high score and ranking will determine your rewards—items that can increase your Heroes’ abilities.
- Hero Battles: Under Special Maps, discover various battle scenarios that are available for a limited time. Defeat the Heroes who oppose you to convince them to join you as an ally.