Janissary Archers (M2TW unit)
Janissary archers shower the enemy with arrows, weakening and breaking formations before the infantry move in.
|Primary weapon:||Composite bow (Missile)|
|Secondary weapon:||Short sword (Melee)|
Janissaries, 'Yeni ceri' , meaning new soldier in Greek are recruited by a levy of Christian boys within the empire. Drafted while young, these soldiers form a large part of the Turkish army and pledge loyalty to the Sultan. Janissaries are expert archers equipped with powerful bows. They usually wear some armour underneath their robes.
- Can board ships
- Can hide in forest
- Can place stakes
- Can withdraw
- Very hardy