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Larcei, Shannan, Ced, and Altena from Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War have appeared as New Heroes available for summon. There are also new story maps in Book IV, Chapter 3: Gullinkambi, limited-time quests, and a Log-In Bonus where you can get up to 13 Orbs. Always, your first summon on a new banner won’t cost any orbs, so be sure to take advantage of it.
Forging Bonds: Beyond Blood has arrived. Grow close to the event Heroes to get accessories, First Summon Tickets, and a conversation featuring Larcei, Shannan, and more. You can also earn 2 Orbs once per day for up to 7 days.
Additionally, a new map—Heroes, Astra and Wind—is now available in Tactics Drills: Skill Studies. Check it out in Story Maps to test your skills. You can preview the map here:

Earlier this evening, an update was released for Fire Emblem Heroes and with it comes the Brace Phase for Mjölnir’s Strike. This time, the enemy army will be lead by Navarre. Players can place their heroes and build structures in an attempt to defend from enemy forces.

Additionally, there are new Hero intros to Meet Some of the Heroes. This time, Larcei: Keen Kin, Shannan: Wielder of Astra, Ced: Hero on the Wind, Altena: Luminous Rider, and Travant: King of Thracia have been added.

Fire Emblem Heroes’ latest update is now being distributed to all players. Nintendo and Intelligent Systems are offering version 4.1.0.

The main points of today’s update are as follows:

Forging Bonds: Beyond Blood starts Jan. 8, 11 PM PT Gain friendship with Heroes including Larcei and Shannan from the Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War game. By forging bonds, players can unlock and view special conversations between characters.

Additionally, the Mjölnir’s Strike: Counter phase is now active. Use your Counter Arrows wisely. Save them for the latter half, or use the Weaker Bonus to triple your power. Players who didn’t participate in the Shield phase can still join in.

Nintendo and Intelligent Systems have announced Heir of Light as the next summoning event for Fire Emblem Heroes. It will feature Shannan, Altena, Ced, and Larcei. A new story chapter is also planned.

Heir of Light begins in Fire Emblem Heroes starting January 8 / January 9. View a trailer for the event below.

Mjölnir’s Strike: Shield phase is now active. Weather the enemy’s onslaught for seven turns to claim victory. Achieve a high score and raise your Tier to earn rewards like Divine Codes, Midgard Gems, and Dragonflowers. Players can now do their part to defend the Kingdom of Askr.

Summoning Focus: Weekly Revival 11 has returned as the latest event in Fire Emblem Heroes. 5-star Heroes who showed up before the start of Book II appear as focus Heroes in this week’s summoning focus revival.

You’ll be able to partake in Summoning Focus: Weekly Revival 10 until January 12.

Bound Hero Battle: Fae & Idunn has started today in Fire Emblem Heroes. The two characters from Fire Emblem: The Binding Blade can be found in Special Maps. Tying in with the Bound Hero Battle, there’s a new summoning event featuring Fae: Divine Dragon, Idunn: Dark Priestess, and Roy: Young Lion.

That’s not all for Fire Emblem Heroes, as Mjolnir’s Strike is now live. All players are tasked with cooperating to protect the Kingdom of Askr from the advancing army of the god of War, Thorr.


Tempest Trials+: Mid-fest Digest has begun in Fire Emblem Heroes. The big rewards this time are the 5★ Special Hero Eir: Renewed Life and three Sacred Seals: Swift Sparrow 1, Spd Feint 1, and HP/Def 1. You can also earn Refining Stones by completing daily quests.

Additionally, it would appear that a new version update is on the way. Slated for early January, players can look forward to the following changes:

  • New weapon skills and weapons to refine are being added Cordelia’s Lance for Cordelia: Knight Paragon Rebecca’s Bow for Rebecca: Wildflower Corvus Tome for Henry: Twisted Mind Light Brand for Leif: Prince of Leonster
  • Weapon skill Guardian’s Bow is being adjusted The behavior of the weapon skill Guardian’s Bow used by Igrene: Nabata Protector will be adjusted. To thank you for your patience, we will distribute 10 Orbs to players who log in between Jan. 8, 11 PM PT–Jan. 22, 10:59 PM PT
  • Notifications will be sent to players when Battle Ballots are fully restored during a Voting Gauntlet.
  • Descriptions of Heroes who appear in active summoning events will be added to loading screens.
  • Issues affecting Mjölnir’s Strike will be addressed.
  • Aether Raids and Aether Resort are being updated
    • Three new songs are being added to the Concert Hall.
  • Additional Heroes via Heroic Grails
    • Cormag: Aloof Lanceman
    • Brunnya: Devoted General

First up we have a new Summoning Focus: Heroes with Brazen skills are featured now, with 5★ heroes featuring the skill having a boosted appearance rate. If a Hero with a Brazen skill has 80% HP or less at the start of combat, they are granted up to +7 to certain stats during combat. Your first summon in this event, as always, won’t cost any orbs.

Additionally,a new map, Securing a Foothold, is now available in Tactics Drills: Grandmaster. Find it in Story Maps to test your skills. (You must complete Book I, Chapter 13 of the main story to take on Grandmaster maps.) A preview of the map can be seen here: