×
You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Nintendo Direct Bringing New ‘Fire Emblem: Three Houses’ Details

A new Nintendo Direct is coming Wednesday, and will reveal details for “Fire Emblem: Three Houses,” according to a tweet Tuesday from the official Nintendo of America Twitter account.

Nintendo Direct is a pre-recorded video in which Nintendo speaks directly to its customers, usually revealing new information and trailers for upcoming games. Wednesday’s Nintendo Direct will be about 35 minutes, and will include information about “Fire Emblem: Three Houses,” which was announced at E3 2018. We saw glimpses of its turn-based gameplay in the E3 trailer, but there’s still plenty unknown about the Nintendo Switch’s first mainline “Fire Emblem” game. The 2017 released “Fire Emblem Warriors” (for the Switch and the 3DS) was a spin-off title, and featured hack-and-slash action.

Perhaps we will get a release date for “Fire Emblem: Three Houses” more specific than “Spring 2019.”

While we don’t have any hint other than “Fire Emblem” for what tomorrow’s broadcast will bring, it should be worth a watch. The company aims to sell 17 million Nintendo Switch units by the end of the current fiscal year in March, and acknowledged last week that enticing software offerings to boost demand will help it reach this goal.

Want to watch the broadcast? Nintendo Direct will stream via YouTube starting at 2 p.m. PST on Wednesday, Feb. 13.

More Gaming

  • NFL Players May Have Revealed Next

    NFL Players Reveal Next 'Call of Duty' is 'Modern Warfare 4'

    A video in which NFL players are enjoying the next “Call of Duty” game may have accidentally revealed that the upcoming title will be “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 4,” as spotted by GamesRadar on Wednesday. A private “Call of Duty” event which NFL players were invited to over the weekend gave the attendees a [...]

  • Nolan North and Troy Baker Have

    Nolan North and Troy Baker Have a 'Let's Play' Channel Now

    Voice actors Nolan North and Troy Baker are teaming up for a new Let’s Play channel, Retro Replay, which will join the Rooster Teeth roster of gaming channels, the company announced via press release Wednesday. Let’s Play channels feature people playing games, usually with commentary. North and Baker will play “Metroid,” “Ninja Gaiden,” and Atari’s [...]

  • BioWare Delays 'Anthem' Guilds, Cataclysms

    BioWare Delays 'Anthem' Guilds, Cataclysms

    Developer BioWare is delaying several expected features for its online action-RPG “Anthem,” it revealed in a Reddit post on Tuesday. Those features include the mastery system, guilds, Phase II legendary missions, weekly stronghold challenges, leaderboards, some freeplay events, and Cataclysms. While BioWare said it’s delivered many of the game’s Act 1 features on time, it [...]

  • 'World War Z' Sold 1 Million

    'World War Z' Sold 1 Million Plus Copies in First Week

    Saber Interactive’s “World War Z” sold over a million copies in its first week of release, the developer announced Tuesday via press release. The game, a co-op shooter which launched April 16, tasks players with outliving the hordes of the dead. It’s inspired by the film and book of the same name. Much as in [...]

  • Popular 'Fortnite' Streamers Ninja, Tfue Fail

    Popular 'Fortnite' Streamers Ninja, Tfue Didn't Quality For World Cup

    “Fortnite” streamers Tyler “Ninja” Blevins and Turner “Tfue” Tenney were unable to qualify for the upcoming World Cup tournament featuring the popular game. The “Fortnite” World Cup Duos Open Qualifier found Ninja and Reverse 2k scoring 53 points to take 130th place in NA East, which didn’t net them a top 100 place. They scored [...]

  • Fortnite Battle Royale

    'Fortnite' Success Led to Months of 'Intense Crunch' For Devs (Report)

    Epic Games’ “Fortnite” is one of the biggest video games around. It has at least 250 million registered players and it’s now a part of the pop culture zeitgeist. But, to reach that massive level of success, its developers underwent months of intense crunch, according to a report by Polygon. Polygon interviewed about a dozen [...]

  • 'Anthem' Patch 1.1.0 Introduces Sunken Cell

    Latest 'Anthem' Patch Adds Sunken Cell Stronghold, Mid-Mission Loadout Changes

    The latest “Anthem” update, patch 1.1.0, is live, introducing the Sunken Cell stronghold as well as a litany of other improvements. Following a brief maintenance period, the game was taken offline to update, as the stronghold was added for players who have already completed the main story’s critical path. It’s a four-player adventure for those [...]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content