A tank of a unit, though very expensive to build/research. Very high hitpoints, strong attack and slow. Good against almost everything. With an archer type unit behind the war elephant, that is a difficult combo to stop!
|Attack (Type)||15 (Melee)|
|Line of Sight||4|
+7 vs building
+ vs tower
Civilization Specific Features
Not available to:
Japanese: Attack Rate +25%
Technologies & Upgrades
Bloodlines: +20 Hit Points for the Cavalry units (Feudal Age).
Husbandry: +10% speed for the Cavalry units (Castle Age).
Conscription: Increases non-siege military unit creation speed by 33% (Imperial Age).
Mahouts:+30% speed on war elephant (Imperial Age).
Use in Combinations
they usually act as meat shield