Koei Tecmo has opened the official Japanese website for Fire Emblem Warriors, providing the first screenshots and details on the game’s story, original protagonists, and first two confirmed Fire Emblem characters Chrom and Marth.
Get the information below.
That day, the country of Aitoris was covered in uttermost darkness. There was no warning when the “Gates of the Other World” suddenly appeared in the royal castle. Then, powerful monsters gushed out one after the other, trampling the castle garrison.
—The royal castle quickly fell. And slowly but surely, darkness ate into the country.
However, there is still hope. The two shadows who escaped the royal castle covered in flames were Shion and Lian, the children of the late king. And then, the thread of fate spun by the legendary heroes began to spin…
Carrying the “Fire Shield” given to them by their mother, the two heroes’ journey to confront the powerful darkness begins here.
Shion (voiced by Yuma Uchida)
The eldest son of the royal family of the Aitoris Kingdom. Rather than become king, he longs to be a knight who fights on the front lines, and is trying to push succession to the throne onto his twin and older sister, Lian. He has a lively and positive personality, and is the type who takes action before thinking.
Lian (voiced by Maaya Uchida)
Shion’s twin and older sister. She has an intelligent personality and understands her own weaknesses, and is pessimistic about succeeding to the throne. She is trying to push succession to the throne onto Shion.
Chrom (voiced by Tomokazu Sugita) — From: Fire Emblem Awakening
The diligent and passionate prince of The Halidom of Ylisse. He boldly thrusts into battle, which has earned him the deep trust of his allies and vassals. While he has a sense of responsibility as royalty, he has a careless personality and is weak in the way of formal events and talking. His vassals don’t address him by a title, but he himself is comfortable with and doesn’t mind this.
Marth (voiced by Hikaru Midorikawa) — From: Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light
The protagonist from the first game in the Fire Emblem series. Prince of the Altea Kingdom. He attracts people, has the makings of a leader, and has been described as the “hero of the swarm.” He has a kind personality and dreams of a peaceful world, but shows an inner fortitude during war.
Fire Emblem Warriors is due out for Switch and New 3DS this fall.
View the screenshots at the gallery.