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Heroes

 

Pharaoh - Detailed information
Egyptian hero unit. You start with a pharaoh, and he regenerates if killed. As well as countering myth units, he can heal units, gather relics, and empower buildings.

Age: Archaic
Strong against: Myth Units
Weak against: Regular Units

 

Priest - Detailed information
Priests are lesser versions of the Pharaoh - but you can have as many as you want. They cannot ordinarily empower buildings and cannot carry relics, but instead they have the ability to summon Obelisks, which are cheap structures that provide LOS.

Created at: Town Center, Temple
Age: Archaic
Strong against: Myth Units
Weak against: Regular Units

 

Son of Osiris - Detailed information
Osiris' god power converts the Pharaoh into mighty Son of Osiris. The Son of Osiris has a massive attack, and his lightning attack will hit up to four units at once. Because he retains his bonus to myth units, the Son of Osiris is even more devastating than the Pharaoh against them.

Age: Mythic
Strong against: Myth Units, Human units
Weak against: Not much...

 

Regular Units

 

Laborer (Villager) - Detailed information
Villagers are essential to gathering resources that will fund your army, and building structures to expand your empire. A strong empire has many villagers.

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

 

Mercenary - Detailed information
Mercenaries are extremely powerful units, units that have 'no true counter'. They are trained almost instantly and take no pop slots, and are useful for when you are fighting near a Town Center. However, be careful when using Mercenaries as they cost a lot of gold and die after 40 seconds.

Created at: Town Center
Age available: Archaic
Strong against: Infantry, Cavalry
Weak against: Archers, Hypaspist, Axemen, Throwing Axemen

 

Mercenary Cavalry - Detailed information
Like the Mercenary, the Mercenary Cavalry is an extremely powerful unit trained at lightning speed, but has an expensive gold cost and dies after 40 seconds. The Mercenary Cavalry is faster and tougher, but more expensive than the Archaic age Mercenary.

Created at: Town Center
Age available: Heroic
Strong against: Archers, Throwing Axemen
Weak against: Hoplites, Spearmen, Ulfsarks, Prodromos, Camels

 

Spearman - Detailed information
The Spearman is a fast infantry unit that is good against cavalry, but also useful against some ranged units such as Slingers due to its speed.

Created at: Barracks
Age available: Classical
Strong against: Cavalry, Slingers, Peltasts
Weak against: Archers, Hypaspists, Axemen, Throwing Axemen

 

Axeman - Detailed information
The Axeman is the Egyptian infantry counter. It is very powerful against Infantry, but nothing else.

Created at: Barracks
Age available: Classical
Strong against: Infantry
Weak against: Archers, Throwing Axemen

 

Slinger - Detailed information
The Slinger is the Egyptian counter to Archers and counterinfantry such as the Throwing Axeman or Axeman. It is not very powerful against anything else, though.

Created at: Barracks
Age available: Classical
Strong against: Archers, Throwing Axemen, Axemen, Hypaspists
Weak against: Cavalry, Spearmen, Huskarls

 

Camelry - Detailed information
Camelry are tough and fast units that are good against other cavalry - however their speed and power also make them effective against archers and siege weapons.

Created at: Migdol Stronghold
Age available: Heroic
Strong against: Cavalry
Weak against: Infantry, Prodromos

 

Chariot Archer - Detailed information
The Chariot Archer is a long ranged and highly mobile archer, good against infantry.

Created at: Migdol Stronghold
Age available: Heroic
Strong against: Infantry
Weak against: Cavalry, Peltasts, Slingers, Huskarls

 

War Elephant - Detailed information
War Elephants are very tough cavalry units that are good against buildings. They are also good against archers, however their slow speed sometimes hampers their ability to counter faster moving ranged units.

Created at: Migdol Stronghold
Age available: Heroic
Strong against: Buildings, Archers
Weak against: Hoplites, Spearmen, Ulfsarks, Camelry, Prodromos

 

Siege Tower - Detailed information
The Siege Tower is a powerful siege weapon, but must get adacent to an enemy building to attack. 5 units can garrison inside. The Siege Tower has a weak ranged attack which it uses against units.

Created at: Siege Camp
Age available: Heroic
Strong against: Buildings
Weak against: Cavalry (Or any hack damage units)

 

Catapult - Detailed information
Catapults are the most powerful long ranged siege weapon in the game. They can strike from long distance, and do heavy damage. They're the perfect building killer.

Created at: Siege Camp
Age available: Mythic
Strong against: Buildings, Ships
Weak against: Cavalry (Or any hack damage units)

 

Caravan - Detailed information
Caravans gather gold by making a trip between a market and a friendly town center. They are a good way of gaining gold once you have exhausted your gold mines.

Created at: Market
Age: Heroic
Weak against: Everything

 

Fishing Boat - 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 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: Classical
Weak against: Everything

 

Kebenit - Detailed information
The Kebenit is the Egyptian arrow type ship. It counters ramming ships.

Created at: Dock
Age available: Classical
Strong against: Ramming ships
Weak against: Siege ships

 

Ramming Galley - Detailed information
The Ramming Galley is the Egyptian ramming type ship, and counters siege ships. Ramming ships are also good against naval myth units.

Created at: Dock
Age available: Heroic
Strong against: Siege ships, Naval MU's
Weak against: Arrow ships

 

War Barge - Detailed information
The War Barge is the Egyptian siege type 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 available: Heroic
Strong against: Arrow ships, Buildings
Weak against: Ramming ships

 

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