Mamluks (M2TW unit)
Bought as slaves, and trained from boyhood and well equipped, these soldiers make formidable heavy cavalry.
|Primary weapon:||Cavalry spear (Melee)|
|Secondary weapon:||Cavalry mace (Melee)|
|Weapon attributes:||Armour piercing|
Mamluks are the elite professional cavalry of the Egyptian Army. Bought as slaves from the hardy Turkish steppe peoples, they are trained from boyhood in the ways of the warrior. When their training is finished, they are freed and enrolled in the army. These men are equipped for close fighting with spears, maces and shields.
Unit can adopt the wedge formation.
- Can board ships
- Can form up and charge
- Can hide in forest
- Can withdraw