The Fatimid Caliphate

Quality: Peasant Militia

Type: Urban MilitiaFree upkeep in cities, reduced morale in the field.

Soldiers: 76

Attack: 1

Charge: 2

Weapon Type: Melee

Defense: 8

Armour: 0

Defense Skill: 1

Shield: 7

Hit Points: 1

Recruitment Cost: 160

Upkeep: 115

Armed with a long spear but little armour, these soldiers are made up of locals who have been organised to defend their settlement.
These soldiers are city dwellers usually called up to defend their homes in time of need, but sometimes pressed into action on foreign campaigns. With their long spears they make good defensive companies, but don't have the training or stomach to maintain a long fight.

  • Town Watch
  • Spear Militia are recruited with a Town Watch in a City or Town.

  • Mustering Hall
  • Garrison Quarters
  • In Castles, Spear Militia are recruited with a Garrison Quarters. (+1 XP)