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A sinuous single-edge sword with great striking power.

— Description, Sonic and the Black Knight[1]

The Flamberge (フランボワヤン Furanbowayan?) is an item that appears in Sonic and the Black Knight. It is an unlockable weapon that can be equipped to and wielded by Sir Gawain.



The Flamberge is a pair of identical hook swords that resemble sickles. Each sword has a red grip with a golden rim-like guard on both ends and a sword pommel resembling Knuckles the Echidna/Gawain's fist with a green diamond cut gem on top. Both blades are colored red and white, with a single edge, and the top of the blades are jagged with three points. Also, the foot of each blade have a short green sheet.

Game appearances

Sonic and the Black Knight

In Sonic and the Black Knight, the following components are needed to craft Flamberge at the Blacksmith:

When Flamberge is equipped to Gawain, he obtains the following Skills:

Name Description
Quick Step+1 Improves left/right movement while running.
Landing Dash+1 Increases initial running speed after landing.
Quick Air+1 Improves left/right movement while jumping.
Charger+1 Improves starting acceleration.
Expand Surge Attack+3 Increases Soul Surge's attack range.
Down Cancel Imbalance due to damage cancelable with the A button.
Soul Armor Decrease in Soul Gauge reduction when damaged.
Ring Bonus Start with 5 rings.
Gauge Bonus+4 Start missions with energy in the Soul Gauge.
Lunge Advance+2 Increases the range of a Lunge Attack.
Aegis Lunge+2 Longer invulnerability time when starting Lunge Attack.
Aegis Aerial+2 Longer invulnerability time when starting Aerial Attack.
Slow Gauge+1 Soul Gauge consumption reduced.
Surge Rescue+2 Soul Gauge increased based upon 'hit count.'
Ring Rescue Rings increase based upon 'hit count.'
Aegis Guard+2 Increases the duration of a guard.
Lunge Attack Move forward and flick the Wii Remote to Lunge Attack.
Aerial Attack Move back and flick the Wii Remote to Aerial Attack.
Lunge Spread+1 Increases the attack area of a Lunge Attack.
Aerial Spread+1 Increases the attack area of an Aerial Attack.
Attack Spread+1 Increases the attack area of ground attacks.
Air Attack Spread+1 Increases the attack area of midair attacks.
Perfect Guard Guard with just the right timing.
Easy Perfect Guard+2 Increases the time of Perfect Guard.
Attack Step Attack becomes possible when using a short jump.
Shield Break+1 Shields become easier to break.
Soul Surge Press the B button when there is energy in the Soul Gauge.
Knight of Stone Special move usable only by Gawain.

Sonic Forces: Speed Battle

In Sonic Forces: Speed Battle, Flamberg appears as a part of Gawain's Gail Meteor Item Box power-up.


No. 217
ID Point Price N/A
Rarity Level ☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆
Item Type N/A
Location Crafted at the Blacksmith


Flamberg means "flame blade", and is a term used for an undulating blade found on both long blades and rapiers, which can transfer unpleasant vibrations into an opponent's blade upon colliding.



  1. Official in-game description of Flamberge in the Treasury, item 217/247.

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