"Ultimately, purchasing Fire Emblem Awakening, and on release at that, was one of the finest gaming decisions I’ve made as it truly helps to justify my purchase of Nintendo’s latest handheld and those who haven’t purchased their 3DS as of yet have the potential to make an even better gaming decision. Long time strategy gamers will be pleased and newcomers should find themselves pleasantly surprised. Moreover, even as the well-built tactical gameplay and the stunningly diverse visuals and godly music assist in giving the game its footing, the performance issues and lack of files within the game quickly allow the game to fall off balance. Whereas those “mixed in approval” game essentials still exist, the true heart of the game lies within the character bonds you fabricate and your desire to preserve their lives along the perilous journey. Given all this as fact, it would really be inopportune for anyone to deny themselves this intimate and unbelievable game experience, but still somewh..." - Omar T.