Italian Spear Militia (M2TW unit)
|Italian Spear Militia|
Experienced and well trained local militia equipped with good armour and a spear, able to form a defensive ring of spears.
|Primary weapon:||Long spear (Melee)|
|Weapon attributes:||Bonus vs. cavalry = 8|
Local militias, organised around city quarters and surrounding towns, play an important role in Italian armies. Whilst service is compulsory, it tends to be short and most serving it are sustained by a strong element of civic pride. These spear militia are comprised of more experienced troops with some armour and long spears, making them a tough defensive unit.
Unit can adopt the schiltrom formation.
- Can be supported free in a city
- Can board ships
- Can hide in forest
- Can withdraw