Nintendo has released a new trailer for Fire Emblem Engage, detailing the Emblem Rings – which embody characters from past Fire Emblem titles.
Six of the twelve Emblem Ring characters have been officially revealed – Marth, Sigured, Celica, Byleth, Corrin, and Lyn. The other six Emblem Ring characters have not been introduced but can be gleaned from the game's announcement trailer. Rounding out the twelve Emblem characters includes Lucina (Fire Emblem Awakening), Ike (Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance), Micaiah (Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn), Leif (Fire Emblem: Thracia 776), Roy (Fire Emblem: The Binding Blade), and Eirika (Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones).
Nintendo has also posted a Japanese blog entry for Fire Emblem Engage, showcasing how these Emblems sync with a playable unit, changing their battle properties. We've translated the key details below, with screenshots in the gallery.
Fire Emblem Engage is set to release on January 20, 2023, for Nintendo Switch. In case you missed it, you can check out a recent Story Trailer as well as every character revealed so far.
MarthWeapon: Rapier – huge damage against Cavalry & Armored enemiesSync Skill: When the user attacks, counterattack from the enemy will be more difficult to landEngage Skill: 1 more extra attack
Engage Attack: Huge damage from continuous combo; Dragon characters will have 2x more attacks
SigurdEngage Skill: Increases movement range
Engage Attack: Attack all enemies that are lined up together
CelicaEngage Skill: Can launch 2 separate magic attacks with halved power; theoretically making it possible to kill 2 dying enemies in the same turn
Engage Attack: Warps toward an enemy anywhere in the map (regardless of terrain) and attack them with magic
BylethEngage Skill: Increases surrounding allies' stats for 1 turn with an exclusive command
Engage Attack: After the character's turn ends, up to 4 adjacent allies will be allowed to move again
CorrinEngage Skill: Adds elemental effects to a grid
Engage Attack: Attacks enemies on the front 3 grids and apply a Water elemental effect that lowers their evasions
LynEngage Skill: Creates 4 afterimages that can either act as decoys or perform supportive Chain Attacks
Engage Attack: Launches a 5-hit combo attack
Fire Emblem Engage