Quality: Superior

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


Melee: 1

Missile: 5

Charge: 1

Weapon Type: Missile

Defense: 0

Armour: 5

Defense Skill: 2

Shield: 0

Hit Points: 1

Recruitment Cost: 490

Upkeep: 350

The first wielders of the longbow. Being totally unarmoured means they need to stay out of melee. Can lay stakes.
As the inventors of the longbow, the Welsh are among it's most skilful proponents. Since their land is poor, many seek adventure and fortune in foreign armies. Though weak in close combat, they're deadly at range. They can plant sharpened stakes in front of their position to keep enemies at bay.

Available after 1180.