The continent of Tellius is made up of nations consisting of two
races - the adaptable and intelligent beorc (otherwise known as
humans), and the warriorlike laguz, species possessing traits of
both beorc and animal. Despite their tensions and differences,
the nations enjoyed an uneasy peace.
This peace, however, was shattered when the beorc nation of
Daein made an unprovoked attack on the neighboring beorc nation
of Crimea. The royal family is completely wiped out, and
Crimea's capital falls to the invaders.
For Ike, the son of Greil, leader of Greil's Mercenaries, this
turmoil means little - until they discover a green-haired girl
unconscious on the road. When Daein troops arrive at the camp of
the Greil Mercenaries demanding to see the Crimean princess, Ike
and his companions, fleeing to the lands of the laguz, realize
they've set in motion a series of events far greater than
The future of not only the princess, but the entire nation of
Crimea, lies in Ike's untested hands...