Quality: Exceptional

Type: Mercenary High upkeep, often slightly reduced morale and discipline

Soldiers: 101

Attack: 6

Charge: 4

Weapon Type: Melee

Defense: 6

Armour: 4

Defense Skill: 2

Shield: 0

Hit Points: 1

Recruitment Cost: Varies (1060-1350)

Upkeep: 965

The most renowned mercenaries of their age. Lightly equipped, but exceptionally brave and fierce
Although pikemen are often regarded as defensive soldiers, the Swiss have mastered its use as an offensive weapon. Despite their light equipment, their exceptional ferocity, fortitude and skill make them the equal of any soldiers on the battlefield, and the master of most. The Swiss are the most renowned mercenaries of their age.

Swiss Pikemen are available after 1400.