Video: Fire Emblem: Awakening's Character ProgressionAlso: How to fight. Kind of.01.30.13 - 6:38 PM
Last week, we showed a video that featured many of Fire Emblem: Awakening
's character classes. But how do units even change? You can use Master Seals to promote them to an advanced class, or second seals to switch to a different base class altogether. For example, if your mage's stats aren't very, well, magelike, you can make him an archer or something else instead. Fighting (and healing, in the case of clerics) give you not only EXP but increase your weapon skill so that over time you can wield better, stronger ones.
The video below covers all this and other basic fighting tips.
Although Fire Emblem: Awakening for 3DS is set to go on sale next Monday, if you're in Canada you may be able to luck out and grab it now. Be sure to check back very soon for our review!