Inglorious Resurrection (Phoenix Company Book 1) by G.C. Camacho
"You forgot one thing. Phoenixes are too stubborn to die."
Set in the fantasy sci-fi galaxy of Aesteria, Phoenix Company is a passionate, ongoing, character-focused series chronicling the journey of a band of misfits from various walks of life. Bonded in battle then left for dead, now they fight tooth and claw to pursue their dream of starting a mercenary company together.
After a long string of disastrous jobs, they get one last chance to come up with a win. A disgraced knight, his bright-eyed armiger, a wanderer searching for his family and an urchin from the megacity slums need to find the strength in themselves and each other to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat.
Can they forge ahead as a team and get the job done amid planet-wide civil unrest, personal strife and the machinations of powerful figures lurking in the shadows?
A story for those who feel like they've never quite fit in, Phoenix Company is a lovingly crafted and unique tale inspired by franchises such as Final Fantasy VII, Starcraft, Guardians of the Galaxy, Star Wars, Outlaw Star and more.
So go ahead and dive into the exciting, new saga of Phoenix Company!
Content Warning: Inglorious Resurrection explores some mature subject matter including violence, gore, profanity and struggles with PTSD and addiction. Reader discretion is advised.