Let's take a census.

#1FireDragoon18Posted 2/2/2013 5:02:33 PM
What are you? - Results (532 votes)
A Fire Emblem Veteran (Played at least one other FE game)
85.15% (453 votes)
453
A newcomer to the series (Awakening will be your first FE game)
10.71% (57 votes)
57
A lurker
4.14% (22 votes)
22
This poll is now closed.
I've played FE 6-12. Eagerly awaiting Awakening, although my order's been delayed due to stock shortages ._.

If you're a newcomer, I'm interested in seeing why you're deciding to pick up Awakening. Were you convinced by the demo or are you taking a stab in the dark?
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#2BMSiriusPosted 2/2/2013 5:03:04 PM
The BARE MINIMUM of veteran: I've only played and beaten Sacred Stones.
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#3FireDragoon18(Topic Creator)Posted 2/2/2013 5:04:01 PM
Holy crap, I didn't expect this many votes already...
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#4jonnovision1Posted 2/2/2013 5:05:11 PM
I'm a veteran as far as NA localizations are concerned, as well as fe6, I didn't even realize I own every localized FE until the "what fire emblem games have you played" topic.
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#5NeonDragon9000Posted 2/2/2013 5:06:05 PM
I've played both localized GBA games as well as the lone localized DS game, but have never beaten any of them and don't really consider myself a Fire Emblem expert. But I'm a veteran in the sense this is not my first FE game.
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#6DraikonackPosted 2/2/2013 5:06:42 PM
I'm a newcomer. I've heard and known that FE has existed since....Brawl came, but I never played the games. Now, with a 3DS, I knew this game would be coming, and sort of lurked the boards. I heard very good feedback, and when the demo came, it was awesome! It's also a nice game to pass the time until another good game comes out. Definitely getting it.
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#7KysafenPosted 2/2/2013 5:18:55 PM
Completed Playthroughs:
-Fire Emblem: Thracia 776
-Fire Emblem: Sword of Seals
-Blazing Sword
-Sacred Stones
-Shadow Dragon
-New Mystery

Unfinished playthroughs:
-Gaiden, on Part 3
-Path of Radiance, Hard, chapter 15
-Seisen no Keifu, Final Chapter
Thracia 776, Elite Mode, chapter 14

So yeah, my body is pretty ready for this.
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#8XMonkeySniperXPosted 2/2/2013 5:20:08 PM
Played Shadow Dragon and Path of Radiance, so I suppose I'm a "veteran"?
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#9Is_CorruptedPosted 2/2/2013 5:21:26 PM
Played and beaten every FE including the BSFEs and Tear Ring Saga, only missing on Berwick right now.

Yeah, I'm a badass, I know.
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#10NideoussPosted 2/2/2013 5:23:13 PM
Played 7-11 and loved most of them. I'm more of a casual player, but I know how it works and love it,

Blazing Sword: Loved it
Sacred Stones: I actually liked it better than the previous one
Path of Radience: My fave ever and the only one I beat on Hard
Radient Dawn: Not AS good as the rest but I like it
Shadow Dragon: Kill it with fire

I eagerly await my bundle. x3
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