There’s still one more Fire Emblem title yet to be announced alongside Fire Emblem Three Hopes, which will no doubt be announced for release this year.
A second Fire Emblem game could launch this year, according to a recognized industry insider. Emily Rodgers, who has a track record of accurately leaking new information from Nintendo, has posted to Famiboards that she believes a second Fire Emblem game is currently in development at Intelligent Systems and that it could be. released this year.
“I mentioned before that this game is nearing the end of development,” she wrote. “Developer Intelligent Systems itself has more than 3 years to develop this game and they have received support from another studio to complete the project soon.”
While Rodgers speculates that the title could be delayed until 2023, she also mentioned that in 2017 both Fire Emblem Warriors and Fire Emblem Echoes were released and this also implies that the same is true. maybe in 2022, there will be a version of Fire Emblem with unknown mainstream gameplay released alongside the slasher action version of Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes that’s for sure.
Nintendo announced Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes for the Nintendo Switch earlier this month. Released on June 24, Three Hopes is described as a new story set in the same universe as Three Houses 2019. The game is a spin-off in the familiar Musou style of Koei Tecmo. , similar to how Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity spun off from Zelda: Breath of the wild by the same developer.
Intelligent Systems’ recent Fire Emblem: Three Houses game has received critical acclaim. It itself currently holds a score of 89/100 on review aggregator Metacritic. The game is co-developed by Intelligent Systems and Koei Tecmo.
While speculating whether this new Fire Emblem game will release in 2022, Rodgers mentioned October, then went on to say, “I just don’t think Bayonetta 3 is a big enough title to carry. the entire Switch console in the span of a month,” implying that she believes Bayonetta 3 is still in development and will eventually release in October 2022 alongside the release of Fire Emblem Warriors Three Hopes.
Bayonetta 3 is currently being developed by Platinum Games. The game will be directed by Yusuke Miyata and run by Hideki Kamiya. Several industry insiders recently spoke to Kamiya and Atsushi Inaba in their first interview since they were promoted to vice president, president and chief executive officer, respectively, and things seem to be moving forward. good development.