Qapukulu (M2TW unit)
Elite household guards, well armoured and equipped with maces, Qapukulu make for tough opponents in hand to hand combat.
|Primary weapon:||Cavalry light lance (Melee)|
|Secondary weapon:||Cavalry mace (Melee)|
|Weapon attributes:||Armour piercing|
Qapukulu, 'court slaves', are household cavalry regiments loyal to the Sultan. Formed from nobles' sons trained from a young age, the young men must pass entry examinations to join this corps. Once enrolled, these soldiers rank even above the Janissaries. These men are equipped with lances and maces, with both man and horse being armoured. Qapukulu are a match for any other cavalry in hand to hand combat.
Unit can adopt the wedge formation.
- Can board ships
- Can form up and charge
- Can hide in forest
- Can withdraw
- Very hardy