After first being revealed as part of TGS 2017, Nintendo has come forwards to announce DLC plans and amiibo details for the West and while the press release we’ll be sharing below is the American version (Nintendo UK sent out a slightly different one,) we’ll also be including the prices for those who use pound sterling:
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Nintendo Details DLC Coming to Fire Emblem Warriors for Nintendo Switch:
Fire Emblem Warriors, launching for the Nintendo Switch and New Nintendo 3DS family of systems on Oct. 20, is a game overflowing with action-packed content. But fans who want to expand their adventure can do so with a host of paid DLC options that begin launching this year. All DLC can be purchased separately for both Nintendo Switch and New Nintendo 3DS systems.
- Season Pass (Oct. 20, $19.99/£17.99): The Fire Emblem Warriors Season Pass includes all three DLC packs, which become available as they release. Each DLC pack is filled with new playable characters and weapons. By purchasing the Season Pass for either the Nintendo Switch or New Nintendo 3DS version, players will receive a bridal costume for Lucina. DLC
- Pack #1 (Dec 2017, $8.99/£8.09): The content in this pack is inspired by Fire Emblem Fates. DLC
- Pack #2 (Feb 2018, $8.99/£8.09): Many of the characters and items in this DLC pack hail from Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon.
- DLC Pack #3 (March 2018, $8.99/£8.09): Fans of Fire Emblem Awakening will love this DLC, as much of the content is themed after the classic game.
*More details about each DLC pack will be revealed in the future.
The Fire Emblem Warriors game is compatible with the new Chrom and Tiki amiibo figures, which both launch on Oct. 20. These, along with other compatible Fire Emblem amiibo figures including Marth, Ike, Robin and Lucina, grant players weapons or materials when tapped. Up to five different compatible amiibo figures can be tapped per day.
Fire Emblem Warriors launches for Nintendo Switch, as well as New Nintendo 3DS, New Nintendo 3DS XL and New Nintendo 2DS XL systems on Oct. 20. A special-edition bundle of the game will launch exclusively for the Nintendo Switch system on the same day at a suggested retail price of $79.99. The special edition includes the game, premium character card set with slip case, a double-sided poster and a three-CD music set.
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Source: Nintendo PR
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This post was written by Jack Longman