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?Here you will find descriptions for the armours and weapons that appear in Total War: ARENA. +
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muscle_cuirass The (Muscle) Cuirass]''' - was made to mimic an idealized human physique.<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triple-disc_cuirass Disc armour]''' - The triple-disc, more commenly known as a Samnite cuirass, is most likely inspired by the single-disc armour.<br />+
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?==== G ====+
?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greave Greave]''' - A piece of armour that protects the lower leg.+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Combat_helmet Helmets]''' - From the age of the Akkadians and up to now, the helmet have had one job, protecting the wears head.<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linothorax Linothorax]''' - The armour used from ancient Greeks to the last of the Hellenic kingdoms.<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lorica_segmentata Lorica Segmentata]''' - the world famouse Roman armour that with an armoured sleeve can be turned into a ''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manica_(armguard) Manica Segmentata]''<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lorica_squamata Lorica Squamata]''' - Worn by everyone from standard bearers and musicains to the generals and emperors.+
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?==== M ====+
?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mail_(armour) Mail]''' - maille, or what is most commenly known as chainmail but no matter the name the 1000s of rings still did the same.<br />+
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?==== S ====+
?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shield Shields]''' - From heros of old to today the shield have been the saviour of many.<br />+
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?==== W ====+
?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Body_painting#In_the_military Warpaint]''' - Thought to give magical protection and used for camouflage warpaint was used to rain terror on the wears enemies.<br />+
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?==== Swords ====+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bronze_Age_sword Bronze sword]/[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iron_Age_sword Iron sword]''' - Short or long, bronze or iron, none of that matters as long it kills your enemy.<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Falcata Falcata]''' - Falcata, an Iberian single edge, cruved sword which filled the Iberians and Carthagigians ranks.<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Falx Falx]''' - The Dacian and Thracian weapon that forced Rome to moddify it's helmet.<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gladius Gladius]''' - Gladius, plural Gladii, the famous roman weapon.<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spatha Spatha]''' - From the Roman Republic to the fall of the Western Roman Empire this blade saw battle from gladiatorial fights to the front at the edge of the Roman world.<br />+
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?==== Pole arms ====+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lance Lance]''' - From the back of a horse this spear like weapon is turned into a deadly one.<br /> +
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pike_(weapon) Pike]''' - Between 3-7,5m this pole arm was used in tight formations from the Macedons to the Swizz Guard but would see it's end to the bayonet.<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spear Spear]''' - Beeing around 400.000 years it's no wonder this simple and easy to make tool found it's way into warfare.<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_archery Archery]''' - Used for over 10.000 years, man turn this hunting tool into deadly weapon.<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Javelin Javelin]''' - Simillar to the Pila, the javelin is a short spear meant to be thrown at the enemy.<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pilum Pilum]''' - Pilum, plural Pila, is the javelin which helped Romans used to conquer the world.<br />+
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?'''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sling_(weapon) Sling]''' - Thought to be just as old as archery, and no matter what the bullets say do not catch it.<br />+
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