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November 9, 2017
David Latham
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Nintendo have just announced that the newly released Fire Emblem Warriors will be getting its first free update on November 16, 2017 for both Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS.

The new Fire Emblem Warriors update will include a new history map featuring main characters Rowan and Lianna, new costumes for the aforementioned characters, Armor Strike – a new weapon attribute allowing you to destroy armor, new blessings, and the ability to sell multiple weapons to vendors at the same time.

Fire Emblem Warriors Update

Nintendo is committed to bringing new content to Fire Emblem Warriors, and this free software update is a fun (and free!) first step. Starting in December, the first of three paid DLC packs will launch for the game, with the second and third packs launching in February and March, respectively.

A Season Pass, which includes all three DLC packs as they become available, can be purchased for $19.99. By purchasing the Season Pass for either the Nintendo Switch or New Nintendo 3DS version, you will also receive a bridal costume for Lucina. (The bridal costume can only be received by purchasing the Season Pass.) Each DLC pack adds three new playable characters, three new history maps, additional costumes, additional support conversations and additional weapons, and can also be purchased individually for $8.99 each.

Rocket Chainsaw reviewed Fire Emblem Warriors on Nintendo Switch and gave it 3.5 stars, and stating that “providing you can accept it as an action game with strategic elements rather than a full blown turn-based strategy title, Fire Emblem blends considerably well with the Warriors games.

For more details head to the official Nintendo Fire Emblem Warriors update news article here.

The new Fire Emblem Warriors update will arrive on November 16, 2017.

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