Spearmen (M2TW unit)
Regular troops comprised of freemen, equipped with some armour and a spear, able to form a defensive ring of spears.
|Primary weapon:||Long spear (Melee)|
|Weapon attributes:||Bonus vs. cavalry = 8|
Composed of freemen too poor to afford a horse for the cavalry, this unit is armed with a spear and reasonable armour. Better trained and disciplined than peasant militias, these spearmen are capable of forming a defensive ring of spears, which is particularly effective against cavalry.
Unit can adopt the schiltrom formation.
- Can board ships
- Can hide in forest
- Can withdraw