Mercenaries Wings: The False Phoenix

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Mercenaries Wings: The False Phoenix, blends turn-based strategy, old-school aesthetics and a tale of war, betrayal and magical forces!

Mercenaries Wings: The False Phoenix challenges your tactical nous across a lengthy and challenging campaign. The Kingdom of Dryden has an incredible history thanks to the story of a Phoenix facing down enemies generations ago; now, buoyed by that legacy, King Harold continually seeks conflict.

Follow the tale of a band of mercenaries, working for coin but then challenged to consider whether their actions, and those of King Harold, are what is best for the land. What follows is a story of war, betrayal, magical lore and redemption for a nation!

A tactical RPG in the finest traditions of the genre, Mercenaries Wings: The False Phoenix requires you to carefully utilise varied units and their abilities. Set Leaders to change the flow of battle, level up your units, change classes, manage equipment and make the key choices that will be the difference between victory and defeat!

An adventure that will take many hours to complete, Mercenaries Wings: The False Phoenix will challenge even the most careful strategists.

● An all-new standalone story in the Mercenaries series, this adventure offers many hours of entertainment.
● Carefully crafted tactical RPG action.
● Choose a Leader for each battle, level up units, change class types and pick the right equipment.
● Follow the twists and turns of the tale that includes war, magical beasts and leadership challenges!
● Featuring character illustrations by Kazama Raita!

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Release date:
November 08, 2018
1 player
Role-Playing, Strategy
CIRCLE Entertainment
Game file size:
164 MB
Supported Languages:
Supported Play Modes:
TV mode

TV mode

Tabletop mode

Tabletop mode

Handheld mode

Handheld mode

ESRB Rating:

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Game and DLC bundle

Mercenaries Series Bundle


This bundle includes Mercenaries Saga: Will of the White Lions, Mercenaries Saga 2: Order of the Silver Eagle, Mercenaries Saga 3: Gray Wolves of War, Mercenaries Wings, and Mercenaries Blaze. This collection assembles all the heroes from this fantastic series into one collection.

Plot summaries
• Mercenaries Saga: Will of the White Lions features Leon, the commander of the White Lions mercenaries. He’s hired to fight against bandits and monsters, but unexpected events draw him into war.

• Mercenaries Saga 2: Order of the Silver Eagle features Claude, the captain of the Kingdom's Order of the Silver Eagle team. Unable to protect Prince Laz from the deadly poison from an assassin’s blade, he sets off on a mission to find the antidote.

• Mercenaries Saga 3: Gray Wolves of War features Marion, the commander of the Gray Wolves mercenaries. He works with the Kingdom's forces to deal with the uprising of the Liberation Army.

Mercenaries Wings: The False Phoenix features Jeremy, the commander of the Crimson Phoenix. He is hired by the demon King Harold to fight against a rebellion army. Each dangerous mission leads to war, betrayal, magical lore, and perhaps redemption for a nation!

Mercenaries Blaze: Dawn of the Twin Dragons features Lester, commander of the Twin Dragon mercenaries. Initially, he was hired by the evil monarchical state of Euros to capture Westa immigrants, however through the course of political warfare events, he protects and aids the people of Westa.

• 100+ campaign chapters, in which your decisions lead to different routes and endings
• Numerous Free Battles allow you to power-up characters while offering extra challenges
• Multiple difficulty settings are available – clearing the game once increases the challenge further!
• Maps with variable terrains that are decisive in battle – take advantage of your starting position to assist teammates and strike enemies in the back
• Buy and sell items, and then synthesize them into more powerful gear
• Change classes to acquire high-class skills and use SP to master them

Bonus Features
• Mercenaries Wings features character illustrations by Kazama Raita and Mercenaries Blaze features character designs by Masayoshi Nishimura!
• Mercenaries Wings and Mercenaries Blaze - Set Leaders to change the flow of battle, level up your units, change classes, manage equipment and make the key choices that will be the defining moments between victory and defeat!
• Mercenaries Blaze - 3D Battle Maps
For the first time in the series, the battle map is in 3D. You can switch your camera viewpoint to each unit and swivel the camera around to view your surroundings – you may even find hidden treasure while using this function!
• Mercenaries Blaze - special skill: Blaze Exceed
By filling the gauge at the top corner of the screen, characters will be able to unleash a powerful skill called “Blaze exceed”. This skill is unique to each character – it could be a high damage blow or a life-saving party heal strong enough to change the tide of battle.