Quality: Superior

Type: Early Professional

Soldiers: 60

Melee: 4

Missile: 5

Charge: 2

Weapon Type: Missile

Defense: 11

Armour: 6

Defense Skill: 5

Shield: 0

Hit Points: 1

Recruitment Cost: 290

Upkeep: 180

Superior long range unit with poor melee skills.
Recruited from the British Isles, these men make a very useful addition to the Templar and Crusader armies which lack the quality ranged units of their Muslim neighbours. A quality longbowmen takes years to train but seeing their bodkin arrows fill the battlefield sky makes the work worth it.

  • Bowyer
  • Practice Range
  • Archery Range
  • Marksman's Range
  • Templar Longbowmen are recruited with a Marksman's Range in Castles after the Coat of Plates event in the mid 13th century ( 1240-1260)