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Reviewer:
zeDutchKiwi
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  1.  Fire Emblem - great strategy, thoughtful but a wii game?

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    I've always liked Strategy games - and hence picking this game up was no surprise. What does surprise is wondering why this is a Wii game when it doesn't really use any of the Wii controls / movement.

    It is an addictive RPG strategy which (I'm playing at medium level) is quite difficult and challenging especially if you don't want any of your characters to die! I certainly recommend it but doubt non-strategy fans will like it and not sure it appeals to the wider Wii fanbase.

    A good if childlike guide is available and it's just a shame not more background is given to character growth / experience / weapons / mods etc and what you might require. On other hand this you pick up as you go, relatively simply.

    I can't wait to get back and finish it...

    Very beautiful movie story cut-scenes (japanese cartoon style) add to the feeling of the story as you progress but the graphics during battle time (turn based) from up high could have been improved on - reminded me of the C64!

    4/5 for startegy / thinking / addictiveness
    1/5 for using wii strengths
    2/5 for graphics (movies nice but in game is where you spend most your time)