The Republics of Genova and Pisa

Quality: Superior

Type: Early Professional

Soldiers: 63

Attack: 8

Charge: 6

Weapon Type:Melee

Defense: 17

Armour: 11

Defense Skill: 6

Shield: 0

Hit Points: 1

Recruitment Cost: 420

Upkeep: 270

These men are effective and well protected polearm infantry.
Composed of nobility and commoners alike, and armed with halberds, these men are a tough fighters, whether on the offence or defence. Although extremely effective, they nevertheless don't quite have the elan of true knights.


  • Mustering Hall
  • Garrison Quarters
  • Drill Square
  • Barracks
  • Armoury
  • Halberd Men at Arms are available in Castles with an Armoury after the Full Plate Armor event of the late 14th (1380-1400) century until the Pike & Shot event of 1530.