Characters of Spellforce 1: The Order of Dawn.
The Phoenix GuardThe First player character in the games. The Phoenix guard is a Rune Warrior, who has regained his free will. In the first campaign, he has the tendency to be an Unwitting Pawn in almost every plot the villains think of. He comes into the possession of the phoenix stone and decides to guard it with his life.In the third campaign, this stone becomes an important item to defeat the Big Bad.Tropes associated with the Phoenix Guard:
Rohen TahirRohen is the stereotypical good old wizard and the last one of a group of powerfull mages called The Circle. He survived the Convocation Ritual and tried to help the people get back on their feet and founded the Order of Dawn. This is a group of knights intending to maintain order in the broken world. He is the one who summoned the Phoenix Guard into the world, thus starting the first campaign. Rohen gets killed in the middle of the first Campaign by the Dark One.He shares a strange connection with the Dark One in the first campaign.Tropes associated with Rohen:
The Dark OneThis is the first villain of the game. The Dark One is also a surviving mage of the Circle. He owns an army of Mecha-Mooks, and is fond of using ice magic. The Dark One manipulates multiple people in the first campaign, including the Phoenix Guard. His plan was to travel back in time to manipulate past events to become all powerful. And he succeeds in the 'traveling back' part... However, it was revealed that this person is actually a younger Rohen. When the young Rohen traveled back in time, he realized that he was making a big mistake. During his years in the past, he ages into the older version mentioned above. He tries to stop his younger self of making the mistakes he made his own youth. In doing so, he creates a time loop.Tropes associated with The Dark One:
Darius ServilAn old scolar and friend of Rohen, as well as the author of the Convocation Book.He also appears in a Side Quest in the first expansion. In Shadow Of The Phoenix, it is revealed that Darius is actually Ereon, god of knowledge and justice. He is taken prisoner by the Big Bad and his blood used to raise the rest of the Cicle.Tropes associated with Darius: