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Spearmen.png

Spearmen are the Iroquois unique Heavy Infantry of the Ancient Age.png Ancient Age that replaces the standard Hoplites.

Overview[]

Compared to Hoplites, Spearmen are statistically identical, but they lack the 12% damage penalty against buildings that Hoplites have, making them better for rushes.

Spearmen gain +1 movement speed while in friendly territory. They are also affected by an undocumented/hidden Iroquois nation power that gives them a 25% movement speed bonus while in friendly territory.

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Notes[]

  1. Since Metal.png Metal is not avaliable until the Classical Age.png Classical Age, recruiting Spearmen in the Ancient Age.png Ancient Age costs 37 Timber.png Timber instead of 50 Metal.png Metal.
  2. Since Metal.png Metal is not avaliable until the Classical Age.png Classical Age, Spearmen's ramping cost in the Ancient Age.png Ancient Age is 1 Timber.png Timber instead of 1 Metal.png Metal.
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