Nintendo plans to bring the Fire Emblem series to iOS and Android, launching for the latter on February 2, 2017, a release which includes Canada. The turn-based battle game will come with touch and drag controls, with a story that combines old and new Hero characters, as you lead your army save the Kingdom of Askr.
Check out the first gameplay trailer below:
While Android users will get access to this game first next month, expect iOS to follow shortly. The game will be freemium, powered by in-app purchases.
Countries where Fire Emblem Heroes is set to launch next month includes the following:
Fire Emblem Heroes will require an Internet connection to play. Anyone excited for this to hit iOS?
Update: Nintendo emailed the following statement to iPhone in Canada:
“In recent years, the popularity of the Fire Emblem franchise has grown exponentially,” said Pierre-Paul Trepanier, Nintendo of Canada’s General Manager and Senior Director. “The devoted fan base and series newcomers alike will soon have an abundance of new games to play on a variety of devices. There’s never been a better time to be a Fire Emblem fan or jump in for the first time.”