The Crusader States

Quality: Peasant Militia

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

Soldiers: 76

Attack: 5

Charge: 3

Weapon Type: Melee

Defense: 7

Armour: 2

Defense Skill: 5

Shield: 0

Hit Points: 1

Recruitment Cost: 170

Upkeep: 115

Two-handed axe armed townspeople
As cities and trade grow, so does the need for local defence. Some towns and cities can provide a locally raised force, recruited from among apprentices and journeymen. While they only have limited training, their polearms give them an advantage against armoured troops, and they are more disciplined than peasantry.

  • Town Watch
  • Town Guard
  • City Watch
  • Urban Militia are recruited in a City with a City Watch after the New era event of 1300.