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Chinese Units

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Regular Units

 

 

Chinese Peasant - Detailed information
Chinese villagers are very similar to their Greek, Egyptian and Norse counterparts. They cost 50 food to train from the town centre and require a drop site to be built for them to deposit resoures that they have gathered.

Created at: Town center
Age: Archaic
Weak against: Everything

 

 

Immortal (hero) - Detailed information
The Chinese answer to enemy myth units are these heroes that are trained from the town centre from the archaic age. They are both ranged and melee, using whichever weapon they deem fit for the situation. You can train up to eight of them.

Created at: Town Centre
Age: Archaic
Weak against: Human soldiers

 

 

Scout Cavalry - Detailed information
The Chinese scouts have a smaller line of sight than their counterparts, however they are fast and you start the game with two of them.

Created at: Stables (2 free from starting town center)
Age: Classical
Weak against: Everything

 

 

Yak Caravan - Detailed information
Caravans gather gold by making a trip between a market and a friendly town center. The geater the distance travelled, the more gold is gained. They are a good way of gaining gold once you have exhausted your gold mines.

Created at: Market
Age: Heroic
Weak against: Everything

 

 

Halberdier - Detailed information
The Halberdier is your standard melee unit.

Created at: Barracks
Age: Classical
Weak against: Archers

 

 

Chu Ko Nu - Detailed information
The Chu Ko Nu is a highly powerful archer that fires two bolts at once from its mighty crossbow. This great firepower is compensated for by a lower range than most other archers.

Created at: Barracks
Age: Classical
Weak against: Cavalry, Peltast, Slinger, Huskarl , Turma

 

 

Monk (hero) - Detailed information
The monk can convert enemy units to join your side, and can also unleash strong martial arts attacks against myth units. Shennong monks ca convert myth units.

Created at: Temple
Age: Heroic
Weak against: Everything

 

 

Cataphract - Detailed information
The Cataphract is a strong cavalry unit trained from the heroic age stables. It is excellent against archers.

Created at: Stables
Age: Heroic
Weak against: Counter Cavalry

 

 

Mounted Archer - Detailed information
The mounted archer is an intersting unit, being a very fast archer it is an excellent choice for hit and run operations.

Created at: Stables
Age: Heroic
Weak against: Peltast, Slinger, Huskarl, Turma

 

General - Detailed information
The General is a unit that boosts morale of all nearby units, causing them to fight harder.

Created at: Castle
Age: Heroic
Weak against: Human soldiers

 

 

Fire Lance - Detailed information
The first Chinese siege unit launches small fireworks at enemy buildings, razing them efficiently.

Created at: Castle
Age: Heroic
Weak against: Cavalry

 

 

War Chariot - Detailed information
A strong late game unit.

Created at: Castle
Age: Mythic
Weak against: Infantry, Camelry, Prodromos, Katapeltes

 

 

Sitting Tiger - Detailed information
The Chinese ultimate long range siege weapon for troublesome walls and fortresses.

Created at: Castle
Age: Mythic
Weak against: Cavalry

 

Water based units

 

Fishing Junk - Detailed information
Fishing Boats gather food from fish patches in the ocean. Like farms, fish patches are infinite, but only one fish boat can use one fish patch. Fishing is a cheaper (and once you get the two upgrades for it, much faster) source of food than farming, but harder to defend from enemies.

Created at: Dock
Age: Archaic
Weak against: Everything

 

 

Transport Ship - Detailed information
Transport ships carry land units over water. They are easily destroyed if not escorted by friendly units, and will lose their precious cargo if sunk.

Created at: Dock
Age: Archaic
Weak against: Everything

 

 

Junk - Detailed information
The most basic ship of the Chinese fleet; an arrow ship. It effectively counters ramming ships quite well.

Created at: Dock
Age: Classical
Weak against: Seige Ships

 

 

Fire Ship - Detailed information
This ship takes the place of the ram ship in the Chinese fleet. Like that of its RoR and AoK counterparts, this ship will have to close in on its victim to let loose its stream of fire to destroy it.

Created at: Dock
Age: Heroic
Weak against: Arrow Ships

 

 

Siege Junk - Detailed information
The Siege Junk is the Chinese's siege ship. It not only counters arrow ships, but is also effective at taking out shoreline fortifications due to its long range and high attack.

Created at: Dock
Age: Heroic
Weak against: Hammer Ships

 

Other Units

 

 

Earth Dragon - Detailed information
Xi Wangmu's god power spawns the immobile but ferocious Earth Dragon.

Age: Mythic
Weak against: Archers

 

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