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Fire Emblem: Awakening
Strategy Guide

Author(s): Vincent Lau
First Published: 06-06-2013 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 21-05-2020 / 19:11 GMT
Version: 1.0 (????) 05-06-2020 / 18:28 GMT

Fire Emblem: Awakening Guide

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Gameplay Controls

Button Basic Controls World Map Battle Map
Start / Select Skip event or dialogue Head to objective -
R Show previous dialogue Survey world map Zoom in / out
L - Toggle shop display Scroll through units
Y - Move quickly (hold button) Switch weapon / staff Move quickly (hold button)
X - Preparations menu Switch weapon / staff Display Danger area
B Cancel Cancel Swap Characters Toggle Info
A Confirm Advance dialogue Enter map Move quickly (hold button) Select unit System menu

Other Controls

Soft reset : Press L + R + SELECT / START at the same time to instantly reset the game.

Speeding up : Pressing A while holding Down speeds up the dialogue.

Skipping : Press START / SELECT to skip all manners of things, even the enemy turn, battle animations and cutscenes.

Battle animations : Hold L before committing to fighting an enemy and then begin the battle to toggle battle animations off if they were set to "On" and vice versa.

Touch Screen: Its use changes a lot! But on maps, you can select to either view a character profile, a map, etc. In battle scenes, you can pause, change angles, etc.

Battle Scenes: Assuming you left Battle Scenes "On" or "Custom" in the menu, you can control various things during the battle, mostly just cinematic effects rather than any outcome.

You can hold down A to forward the battle, or push START to skip it. The buttons on the bottom screen allow you to change the angle as well as pause the battle. A lot of effort was put into being able to enjoy the battle scenes more so.

Guide Information

  • Publisher
  • Platforms
  • Genre
    Tactical role-playing
  • Guide Release
    6 June 2013
  • Last Updated
    21 May 2020
  • Guide Author
    Vincent Lau

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