The Republics of Genova and Pisa

Quality: Superior

Type: Early Professional

Soldiers: 61

Melee: 3

Missile: 10

Charge: 3

Weapon Type: Missile

Defense: 14

Armour: 4

Defense Skill: 3

Shield: 7

Hit Points: 1

Recruitment Cost: 325

Upkeep: 270

Superior Italian crossbow company armoured with brigandine and a pavise.
Italians are world renowned for their love of the crossbow, none more so then the Genoese. Genoese commanders value their crossbowmen highly, thus they equip them with brigandine armour and the large Pavise style shield. For use in melee Genoese Crossbowmen are also equipped with a long sword.


  • Bowyer
  • Practice Range
  • Archery Range
  • In Castles, Genoese Crossbowmen are recruited in Archery Ranges.