4 Star Unit · Max Level 18 · 235 Leadership
Heroic Era · Soldiers of Fortune · Unit Count : 32
Pikemen · Melee Infantry
Soldiers of FortuneDuring season III this unit's leadership cost is reduced by 10% and to replace its kit costs 50% less.·
Sicanian PikesThis unit pikes can fend off cavalry, but they cannot actively fight while bracing.·
EncumberedThis unit is burdened with heavy equipment and thus cannot push siege engines or climb ladders.·
Resist FlameThis unit's armor is less vulnerable to thermal weapons.·
SwampIncreases damage against cavalry by 16%, and reduces an attacked cavalry unit's movement speed by 45% for 2 seconds.
The unit spreads out a little to lessen the damage from ranged attacks
The unit forms two staggered rows, effective when advancing
A dense formation intended to enhance the unit' defences.
Ideal for stopping a cavalry charge: The unit plants their polearms and holds firm.