The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Wrath of the Autarch
FAITH: A Garden in Hell – Starter set
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
Apocalypse World 2nd Edition
Early Dark Core Book
Maze of the Blue Medusa
Dungeon Crawl Classics Role Playing Game
Investigator Handbook
Pulp Cthulhu
7th Sea Core Rulebook
Volo's Guide to Monsters
20 Dungeon Starters
Dungeon Masters Guide (AD&D 1e)
Mouse Guard Roleplaying Game
Trail of Cthulhu
The Arduin Grimoire
WG4: The Forgotten Temple of Tharizdun
APOCalypse 2500 Main Rule Book
Warhammer: The Mass Combat Fantasy Role-Playing Game
Horror on the Orient Express (2nd Edition)
Torchbearer
Mutant: Year Zero Core Book
Horse-lords of Rohan
Dungeonology
Hubris: A World of Visceral Adventure
Star Wars Roleplaying Game: Revised Core Rulebook
Dagorlad and the Dead Marshes
Dungeons & Dragons Basic Set (Second Edition)
Grimtooth's Traps
Universe (2nd Edition)
The Great Pendragon Campaign
Action on Akaisha Outstation
Alone Against the Wendigo
Colonial Gothic
Book 04: Stormslayer
Night Below
Dungeon (Issue 122 - May 2005)
Fiasco
Apocalypse World
Mouse Guard Roleplaying Game Box Set
Microscope
Dungeon World Roleplaying Game
Sixcess Quick Start Rule-set
Keeper Rulebook
Star Wars: Age of Rebellion Beginner Game
Dungeon Master's Guide (D&D 5e)
Legacy: Life Among the Ruins
Star Wars: Force and Destiny Beginner Game
Tales of Arcana Basic Card Set
The Burning Wheel Codex
Information
RPG
Genre
War
Series Code
 
Category
Mechanic
Designer
Artist
Publisher
Year Published
1986
Primary Name
Phoenix Command
Alternate Names
Phoenix Command: Small Arms Combat System
 Corrections
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 45940
Versions
Pg. 1
Nick: 
4th edition ("Phoenix Command Small Arms Combat System")
Publisher: Leading Edge Games
Year: 1991
Soft Cover
Product Code: 10200
ISBN-10: 0945571208
96 pages
Size: Letter
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Nick: 
3rd edition ("Phoenix Command Small Arms Combat System")
Publisher: Leading Edge Games
Year: 1989
Soft Cover
Product Code: 10200
ISBN-10: 0945571208
96 pages
Size: Letter
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Nick: 
2nd edition ("Phoenix Command Small Arms Combat System")
Publisher: Leading Edge Games
Year: 1987
Box Set
Product Code: 10200
102 pages
Size: 9.00 x 11.25 inches
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Nick: 
1st edition
Publisher: Leading Edge Games
Year: 1986
Box Set
Product Code: 10200
102 pages
Size: 9.00 x 11.25 inches
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

From the back of the 1st-edition (1986) box:

Are you tired of your current small arms combat system? Tired of inconsistencies and rules that simply don't work? If so, we invite you to conduct a short test:

Using your current small arms combat system, place the muzzle of a large caliber pistol between your character's eyes. Squeeze the trigger. Continue squeezing the trigger until he falls unconscious. Then have a friend put a band-aid over that nasty .45 caliber dent in his skull, and try not to get him shot too often in the week or two it takes to heal.

Now, using Phoenix Command, place the same pistol in the same place. Squeeze the trigger. You now have a choice: you can either roll up a new character or rush the body to a very sophisticated medical facility and discover the joys of role-playing a vegetable.

If you are nodding your head and smiling, and thinking that it would be nice to have a combat system that really works, welcome to Phoenix Command!

Phoenix Command combines accurate simulation of gunshot wounds with detailed aiming and firing rules, and authentic modern weapon data to create a simple, fast-paced game with an incredibly realistic feel. Included are:

  • Modern Weapons, including over 140 of the latest:
    • Pistols and Sub-Machineguns (M92F, MAC10, AKR, MP5KA4, etc.)
    • Rifles and Machine Guns (M16A2, M249, AK74, G11, etc.)
    • Grenades and Explosives (M67, M26A2, RGD5, RKG3, etc.)
    • Grenade and Rocket Launchers (M79, M203, RPG7, etc.)
    • Shotguns (SPAS12, B4-B, CAWS, Mossberg Bullpup 500, etc.)
  • Body Armor and Cover
  • Medical Aid
  • Initiative and Morale
  • Knockout and Disabling Injuries

Phoenix Command provides a challenging and satisfying playing experience as a table top wargame, a modular combat system for your own role-playing game or with any other Leading Edge Game.

More Information Edit | History
This page does not exist. You can edit this page to create it.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Marketplace
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{product.numforsale}} for sale {{product.price}}
{{product.prettycondition}}
{{product.listdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{item.title}} {{item.timeleft}}
{{item.currentprice}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No videos found
{{video.numrecommend}} {{video.title}} {{video.language}} {{video.username|truncate:"10"}} {{video.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Files
Title | Hot | Recent
[Browse »]  [Upload File »] Language:
Pg. 1 of 1
No Files Found.
Linked Items
Sort: Pg
Relationship:
Pg. 1
Pg. 24
Phoenix Command

A review on the 3rd edition of Phoenix Command, also reviews on the Advanced Rules, Wild West and Special Weapons

Edit
Pg. 36
Twilight Command Phoenix 2000

A article about using the Phoenix Command combat system for the role-playing game Twilight 2000.

Edit
Pg. 48
Violence is Golden

Article about one of more popular arguments about the Phoenix Command rules; 45 vs 9mm calibre rounds. It was

Edit
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Statistics
RPG Item Rank: 5425
Num Ratings: 12
Average Rating: 6.17
Standard Deviation: 2.03
Num Views: 1571
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 4.4
Fans: 1
Personal Comments: 3
Users Owning: 66
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 3 [find trade matches]
Price History: View
Total Plays: 0
Plays This Month: 0
Tags
Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: RPG [+] ForSale [+] ForTrade [+] [View All]
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Web Links
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No Web Links Found
Link {{cat}} {{lang}}
{{weblink.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
User Information
Use this tool to rate games, save comments, and manage your collection.
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.