Fire Emblem: Three Houses is the first mainline entry in the long running strategy RPG franchise to be developed for the Nintendo Switch, marking the series return to console hardware since 2007's Radiant Dawn as well as being the sixteenth core installment in the franchise overall.
The title follows a player-created character that was formerly a mercenary but, due to various circumstances, has recently become a teacher at the Officer's Academy at the Garegg Mach monastery. The school is within a neutral religious capital located in the middle of the continent's three ruling nations who's future leaders and nobles all receive training in both academics and combat at the academy. Intelligent Systems once again created this entry in the Fire Emblem series however they also received development assistance from Koei Tecmo, who had previously produced the spin-off game Fire Emblem Warriors. Three Houses is planned to be released worldwide on July 26, 2019.