The Dominions of the Almoravids

Quality: Average

Type: Late Professional Increased training time based on unit type and quality, higher proportion of disciplined units

Soldiers: 101

Attack: 3

Charge: 2

Weapon Type: Melee

Defense: 8

Armour: 0

Defense Skill: 4

Shield: 4

Hit Points: 1

Recruitment Cost: 575

Upkeep: 180

Useful for guarding flanks, these light soldiers are armed with a spear but little to no armour.
Nubian Spearmen are African slaves from the lands south of the Sahara desert, trained and formed into standing military companies. They are brave and resilient, but lightly armed with short spears, shields, and lacking armour. While useful at defending flanks and dealing with light cavalry, these soldiers won't hold up in a prolonged melee.

  • Mustering Hall
  • Garrison Quarters
  • In Castles, Nubian Spearmen are recruited with a Garrison Quarters.