Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem to have a modern setting at least partially

By Stephany Nunneley
10 July 2013 19:52 GMT

Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem will take place in modern times, according to producer Hitoshi Yamagami.

Partially at least, according to the producer.

“I’ve wanted to create a Fire Emblem in our times, in the real world,” he told Hobby Consolas via Nintendo World Report. “Imagine a Pegasus that comes from the sky and lands on Building 109 of Shibuya, Tokyo. I always thought that would be incredible.

“At the same time, I know it’s hard because of how Fire Emblem is. I visited many companies to express these ideas. When I went to Atlus, I was told that Shin Megami Tensei together with Fire Emblem is what I wanted. So, I soon said that to Intelligent Systems and started this very special collaboration.”

It could still have a medieval setting to it, so don’t worry too much.

Shin Megami Tensei X Fire Emblem is slated for Wii U and is still without a release date.

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