Heavy Pike Militia (M2TW unit)
|Heavy Pike Militia|
Levied troops equipped with pikes and protected by heavy armour. Good defence against cavalry.
|Primary weapon:||Pike (Melee)|
|Weapon attributes:||Bonus vs. cavalry = 8|
|Secondary weapon:||Weak sword (Melee)|
Heavy Pike Militia are commoners of the wealthier sort who've been levied into local militias to defend their settlement or bulk up field armies. Given some training, equipped with a pike and heavy armour, these troops are one of the toughest militia units available. Able to present rows of sharp points to charging cavalry, this unit can take punishment and dish it out.
Unit can adopt the phalanx formation.
- Can be supported free in a city
- Can board ships
- Can hide in forest
- Can withdraw