Author Archives: Christian Ponte

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The Tanooki’s Fire Emblem Fates Special Edition Giveaway!

From now through May 31st, you can enter our giveaway for your chances to win a sealed North American copy of the Fire Emblem Fates Special Edition. Continue reading

Help Wanted: Official Serenes Forest Podcast in development

We are looking for individuals to help run, host, and produce the official Serenes Forest podcast, a weekly 42-minute Fire Emblem-centric podcast for the popular fan site of the same name. Continue reading

Nintendo: Fire Emblem has become a “major IP”

The extra attention from Nintendo should mean more support for Fire Emblem developer Intelligent Systems and a bright future for Fire Emblem fans. Continue reading

Squid Sisters Callie and Marie to get own amiibo figures July 8

The Squid Sisters’ amiibo figures can be tapped onto the Wii U GamePad to access a sort of in-game concert performance – perfect for those of us that can’t make it out to any of their live concerts! Continue reading

Bought the Fire Emblem Fates soundtrack? Here’s the English track listing!

Many fans have imported the massive 8-disc Original Soundtrack for Fire Emblem Fates… but the CDDB will provide you with Japanese track names! Want English? Here are the official localized titles. Continue reading

Fire Emblem Fates getting second set of DLC maps starting May 5

Map Pack 2 will tell an ongoing, six-map story where the Hoshidan and Nohrian children are under attack in the “Deeprealms” and it’s up to those young warriors to save both themselves and their parents. Continue reading

Zelda Symphony adds more tour dates; begins offering official Wind Waker baton replica

The popular concert tour just added a whopping 45 new concerts to its 2016 tour schedule! Continue reading

The Legend of Zelda won’t just be Nintendo’s E3 focus; it will literally be their only playable game

The Wii U version of the game will be playable for the first time on the E3 show floor, and it will be the only playable game Nintendo presents at the show, in order to provide attendees a complete immersion. Continue reading

Fire Emblem Fates surpassed 1 million sold in North America by the end of March

Global sales of Fire Emblem Fates have reached 1.84 million through March 31st, including 780,000 units sold in Japan since June 25th of last year, and 1.06 million units sold in North America since February 18th of this year. Continue reading

Miitomo celebrates 10 million users worldwide

Since its launch in major regions last month, Nintendo’s Miitomo app has amassed over 10 million users around the world. The milestone was announced at Nintendo’s financial earnings press conference today in Japan. Continue reading