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Score Breakdown Based on 4097 ratings
  1. 10 (1812)
  2. 9 (1841)
  3. 8 (340)
  4. 7 (64)
  5. 6 (11)
  6. 5 (2)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (1)
  9. 2 (5)
  10. 1 (20)

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  • Review Score:10

    Excellent

    This game is truly amazing. You can pick quests from three different characters, find amazing new characters and weapons and learn secrets about the game that you could never guess by yourself. You can fight your way thr... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.7

    Strategy Perfection....

    This game is the BEST strategy/rpg game ever created. Its just that good, i would never have thought that a portable game could ever rank in my top ten list but hell i was wrong. GRAPHICS- pretty good for a portable,... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.6

    The first American-released Fire Emblem follows in its predicessors' great footsteps.

    Fire Emblem: Blazing Sword was released in the US as simply "Fire Emblem". The first Fire Emblem to be officially translated from its original Japanese and shipped off to America, it introduced future FE-lovers to its wo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    Just Great. Nothing else need be said.

    The first Fire Emblem to hit the states, this game is the seventh in a heralded series in Japan. This game was worth the wait. With a deep storyline, addicting gameplay, and the perfect length to make you work but to ke... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    The design of Fire Emblem and simplicity are what makes a really good strategy/RPG.

    Honestly, for me you can't get much better than the simple design and story arc in Fire Emblem. The whole process is designed to remain fun and engaging at the same time. Your not allowed to overload a screen with too ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:6.7

    It's hard to rate this game with such a low score considering all the hype and history surrounding the fire emblem series. Intelligent systems, the creators of advance wars 1 and 2 have proved themselves capable of produ... Read Full Review

    1 of 27 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.9

    A tactical RPG from the makers of Advance Wars? What more could a TRPG-loving GBA owner ask for? Coming down from Final Fantasy Tactics Advance I know I was jonesing for another dose of tactical gameplay. While I was ... Read Full Review

    0 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.7

    Fire Emblem is indeed a welcome addition to the strategy RPG genre and is indeed a must-have for any GBA owner.

    Mysteries are everywhere. It is these mysteries that make everything in the world what they are today. In the gaming industry, Nintendo is definitely one of the more mysterious game developers. Fire Emblem has been a gem... Read Full Review

    4 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.8

    Fire Emblem is a challenging and enjoyable game for both hardcore and more casual fans of turn-based strategy.

    After years of being a Japan-exclusive franchise (with the exception of two characters in Super Smash Bros.: Melee), Fire Emblem finally comes to western world, and gamers who enjoy a deep and addictive experience in the... Read Full Review

    3 of 8 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    Even today i still play this game. Never knew slaying dragons and evil magicians can be this fun!

    Overall i'm very impressed with this game. First of all you must know what type of game this is. Fire Emblem is a strategy game where your characters are moving across a map in a grid like formation and to fight oppo... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful