Imperial Spear Guards

4 Star Unit · Max Level 18 · 245 Leadership

Heroic Era · Melee Infantry · Unit Count : 32
Spearman · Spearman Units

Characteristics

SluggishThis unit takes time to change direction and build up to full speed
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Heavy ArmorThis unit wears heavy armor, making it difficult to harm.
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ShieldbearersRanged damage is reduced while unit is using shields.
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Heavy ShieldsThis unit has massive shields which give excellent protection to the front, but no protection against attacks from behind.
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InsulatedThis unit is difficult to set on fire, and takes less damage from fire when ablaze.

Formations

The unit forms a ring to defend anything in the center Schiltron
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Schiltron
The shield wall is a tightly packed formation intended to defend in one direction. Shield Wall
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Shield Wall
The unit stands in a tight defensive formation, using their shields to protect all sides. Turtle
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Turtle

Unit Orders

The unit advances, bearing their shields to cover the unit's top, front and flank. Advance (Shielded)
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Advance (Shielded)
Order your unit to rush to your side. Cover Commander
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Cover Commander

Terrain Effects

Desert
Poor
Plains
Good
Hills
Fair
Steppe
Bad
Urban
Great

Best Doctrines - Click for details

Breakthrough Doctrine breakthrough-doctrine
Rare Spear Doctrine I rare-spear-doctrine-i
Rare Piercing Doctrine rare-piercing-doctrine
Rare Piercing Damage Doctrine rare-piercing-damage-doctrine
Rare Piercing Defence Doctrine rare-piercing-defence-doctrine

Resources - Click to expand

Unit Kit - Imperial Spear Guard Kit

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