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Description/Introduction

What does this unit counter?

All units if used properly

Counters to this unit type

All other units if they are used properly, but especially cavalry.

General playstyle and general tips

Those tips can be used when playing every infantry type listed below, but their effectiveness varies according to the type of infantry/faction being used

Factions

Greece

Artillery

Tier Unit name Description
T8 Ballista (no more avaible)

Characteristics

They are slow, but their shots deal a lot of damage. One rock is thrown per shot. They have a very long range

Commanders who can play them effectively

None of them are specialized with artillery, so they can all play with them.

Roman Empire

Heavy Artillery

Tier Unit name Description
T3 Catapult A large artillery piece that can throw a scattering of heavy boulders.
T4 Heavy Catapult A heavy artillery piece that launches huge boulders at the enemy.
T5 Onager A mighty artillery piece that throws bone-crushing missiles.
T6 Heavy Onager For when you absolutely, positively have to kill everyone on the battlefield.
T7 Vitruvian Onager These engineers kill with science. And blunt force trauma.
T8 Ballista If you're going to steal, steal from the Greeks.
T9 Heavy Ballista Whether you need a crushing rock or a piercing bolt, the ballista is ready to provide.
T10 Vitruvian Ballista "This is the best ballista made by man. Her name is Verina".
Characteristics

They are slow, but their shots deal a lot of damage. One rock is thrown per shot. They have a very long range

Light Artillery

Tier Unit Name Description
T5 Architecti These engineers can quickly set up a battery of artillery that launches deadly, accurate bolts.
T6 Cheiroballistra A mechanical marble that spits out vicious volleys os bolts.
T7 Vespa A battery of light artillery with a deadly sting.
T8 Scorpion The bolts fired by deadly battery will pierce armour and flesh with ease.
T9 Vitruvian Scorpion The finest engineers of the ancient world.
T10 Arcani They are the watchers on the wall.
Characteristics

Fast moving units, they can deploy their siege engines very quickly. They have a fast rate of fire, but less damage than the heavy artillery. Each of their shots slows down the enemy and knocks them back


Commanders who can play them effectively

Caesar

Alternative choice:
Sulla

Barbarians

Artillery

Tier Unit name Description
N/A N/A N/A
Characteristics

Commanders who can play them effectively

N/A


Carthage

Artillery

Tier Unit name Description
N/A N/A N/A
Characteristics

Commanders who can play them effectively

N/A