Sergeant Spearmen (M2TW unit)
Trained and hardened warriors, protected by a large shield, armed with spears and able to form a defensive ring of spears.
|Primary weapon:||Long spear (Melee)|
|Weapon attributes:||Bonus vs. cavalry = 8|
Sergeant Spearmen are professional warriors, drawn from the lower classes. They have some skill in combat and have been better trained and equipped than levied troops. Their large shields, and spears make them a solid defensive unit, able to resist attacks from both foot and horse, so long as they are well supported. If necessary they can form a defensive circle.
Unit can adopt the schiltrom formation.
- Can board ships
- Can hide in forest
- Can withdraw