A unit with very high pierce armour, providing an excellent counter against archers of all kinds, very good at raiding and strong against buildings.
|Attack (Type)||12 (Melee)|
|Line of Sight||5|
+10 vs archers
+3 vs building
+3 vs Eagle Warrior
Civilization Specific Features
Not available to:
Technologies & Upgrades
Increases Infantry speed by +10% (Castle Age).
Forging: +1 Attack for all Infantry and Cavalry (Feudal Age).
Iron Casting: +1 Attack for all Infantry and Cavalry (Castle Age).
Blast Furnace: +2 Attack for all Infantry and Cavalry (Imperial Age).
Scale Mail Armor: +1 Armor/Pierce Armor for all Infantry (Feudal Age).
Chain Mail Armor: +1 Armor/Pierce Armor for all Infantry (Castle Age).
Plate Mail Armor: +1 Armor, +2 Pierce Armor for all Infantry (Imperial Age).
Conscription: Non-siege military units created 33% faster (Imperial Age).
Anarchy: Huskarls can be created from barracks (Imperial Age).
Perfusion: all Barracks units be created 50% faster (Imperial Age).
Use in Combinations
they usually act as meat shield