The Fatimid Caliphate

Quality: Average

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

Soldiers: 103

Attack: 3

Charge: 3

Weapon Type: Meleee

Defense: 16

Armour: 6

Defense Skill: 3

Shield: 7

Hit Points: 1

Recruitment Cost: 800

Upkeep: 180

Professional soldiers protected by a large shield and heavy armor. They are able to form a defensive ring of spears.
These Armoured Spearmen are disciplined and professional warriors, drawn from the higher classes. They are well trained and are well equipped with long spears, large shields and excellent armour. They're very solid defensive companies, able to resist attacks from both foot and horse, so long as they are well supported. If necessary they can form a defensive circle.

  • Musering Hall
  • Garrison Quarters
  • Drill Square
  • Barracks
  • Armoury
  • Heavy Spearmen available in Armouries after the Heavy Mail event in the early 13th century (1200-1215).