France

Quality: Average

Type: Early Professional

Soldiers: 61

Attack: 4

Charge: 3

Weapon Type: Melee

Defense: 16

Armour: 4

Defense Skill: 7

Shield: 5

Hit Points: 1

Recruitment Cost: 280

Upkeep: 180

Trained and hardened warriors equipped with sword, shield and mail, effective against other infantry.
Light Men at Arms are professional warriors, drawn from the lower classes. They have some skill in combat and are equipped with swords, shields and mail armour. They make good defensive and offensive companies, useful against both archers and other infantry. Their versatility and superior equipment compared to other companies of their times comes at a higher cost.


  • Mustering Hall
  • Garrison Quarters
  • Drill Square
  • Light Men at Arms are recruited in Castles with a Drill Square