|4-Kanji Translation:||One Hope of Thousand Nights|
|Series Debut:||Sengoku BASARA 3|
|Games:||Sengoku BASARA 3 (NPC)|
Sengoku BASARA 3 Utage (NPC)
Sengoku BASARA 4 Sumeragi (NPC)
|Anime:||Sengoku BASARA The Last Party|
|Voice Actor:||Davide Lodge (Samurai Heroes)|
Amago Haruhisa is one of the six non-playable area warlords in Sengoku BASARA 3. He is the rival of Mōri Motonari and of his major enemies. He seems to have power over sand and illusions as seen in his stage. He can hide under the sand and escape battles at will. The player have to search him and occupy camps to gain vision of him.
He can be recruited as an ally by completing his stage, Gassantoda Castle, ironically enough, as Mōri Motonari.
Haruhisa returns in Sengoku BASARA 4 Sumeragi, albeit under the alias Poem Amago and remains as an enemy-only roulette character.
Poem Amago will not attack the player. He will stay in one place until either the player hits him or after enough time has passed. After that, he will hide under sand, move around and will pop out on another spot. He still, again, stay there until hit or after enough time has passed. He will continue to do this pattern until his "main" time limit has passed. After which, he will then disappear.
When he hides under sand, he may either move around (during which the player may follow him), or he will cause 3 or more sand circles to appear (he will then pop-out on one of them).
As a roulette character, he will drop Tenka Medals every first hit you land on him after he pops out.
Amago Haruhisa (尼子 晴久, March 18, 1514 - January 9, 1561) was a powerful warlord in Chūgoku region, Japan. He is the second son of Amago Masahisa. Initially named Akihisa (詮久), he changed his name to Haruhisa in 1541 after Ashikaga Yoshiharu offered to let him use a kanji from his name.
After his father, Amago Masahisa, died early in battle, he became the head of Amago clan in 1537 after his grandfather stepped down. He launched a series of invasions to expand his domain, going as far as Harima. But in 1540, the Siege of Koriyama against Mōri Motonari ended in a humiliating defeat, and many of his retainers defected believing that Haruhisa's days were numbered. His grandfather Amago Tsunehisa died the next year and Ōuchi Yoshitaka launched a counter attack to finish the Amago clan. Haruhisa managed to stave off the invasion, encouraging those retainers who had defected earlier, and after gathering enough troops, managed to repel it. From this point, Haruhisa worked to secure his footing and control of such domains as Izumo, Hoki, Mimasaka, and Oki. When on 1551, Ōuchi Yoshitaka was killed by Sue Harukata's rebellion, in 1552, the Muromachi shogunate offered Haruhisa lordship over eight domains including those four domains he already fully controlled.
In his later years, Haruhisa suddenly decided to kill his uncle Amago Kunihisa as well as those retainers under him collectively called Shingūtō (新宮党) from the town Shingū which was their power base, resulting in a serious shortage of battle-proven leaders. While it was generally thought, largely from various fiction works that emphasize Mori Motonari's prowess, that this action was carried out by Motonari in order to weaken Haruhisa's power, it is now thought most likely that this was a move by Haruhisa himself to solidify control of the Amago clan.
When Sue Harutaka lost against Mori Motonari dying in the Battle of Itsukushima, Haruhisa saw an opportunity to claim Iwami and making an alliance with Ogasawara clan of Iwami, moved to claim Omori Silver Mine. Motonari launched a counter attack and both clashed in a string of battles with no clear winner. Haruhisa collapsed in Gassantoda Castle on 1560 while engaged in a battle against Motonari and died on January 9 at age 46.