Florina and Lyndis in Fire Emblem: Blazing Sword (Rekka no Ken)

Lyn (or Lyndis) and Florina are playable characters in Fire Emblem: Blazing Sword (Rekka no Ken). During their paired ending, Lyn asks Florina to come spend “forever” with her. Some fans of the game have interpreted the avowed “friendship” between the two as code for romantic feelings.


LGBTQ references in this game series:

Fire Emblem: Rekka no Ken (2003): Lucius and Raven; Florina and Lyndis

Fire Emblem: Sacred Stones (2004): Joshua and Gerik

Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance (2005): Ike and Soren; Heather

Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn (2007): Ranulf; Kyza

Fire Emblem Awakening (2012): Same-Sex Relationship Hack

Fire Emblem Fates (2015): Romance options

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia (2017): Leon


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