Bruisers bring a violent, hands-on approach that usually leaves a major impression on their enemies. If not scars.

The Bruiser is a trainable offensive troop in The Godfather Five Families.

Overview Edit

Bruisers are the second Health-type troops in the game. They are categorized under Intermediate troops, alongside the Demolitionists. They have lower damage than their counterpart, Demolitionists, but have better health even though it is lower than the Hitmen's. They are often used as meat shields to attack a tough enemy.

Advantages Edit

  • Cheap upkeep cost
  • Can be trained in all neighborhoods
  • Easy to meet the requirements to train Bruisers
  • Cheap to train
  • Needs a small amount of influence to train
  • Short training time
  • Can be crafted in Doria Airport
  • Needs a low-level Hangar to craft
  • Needs a small amount of lower troops to craft
  • Only needs weak troops to craft
  • Can be upgraded via boxing
  • Needs a low-level Boxing Arena to sacrifice
  • Strong against Demolitionists and Arsonists

Disadvantages Edit

  • Dies easily, even the Level 8 Bruiser
  • Slow
  • Needs a very high amount of Bruisers to gain a +1 point at the Boxing Arena



  • Level 2 Hangar
  • 2 Thugs per Bruiser
  • 2 Arsonists per Bruiser

  • Level 3 St. Marco Arena
  • 165 Bruisers per sacrifice

Special Bonuses:Edit