Missile - Light - Bow+Axe
These skilled hunters have little experience in the ways of war. Whilst unarmoured and equipped with weaponry better suited to hunting game, when called upon to engage the enemy in close quarters or at range, these men are capable of fighting with a determination that belays their lack of formal training.
Local hunters, who although unskilled and ill equipped for warfare, are ferocious and determined fighters.
Attack: 4 (AP)
Missile - Light - Javelins/Axe+Shields
Unskilled, untrained and unarmoured, Welsh tribesmen make surprisingly good skirmishers. Well suited to rough and craggy terrain and equiped with javelin and shield, these troops can make a vital contribution to any Welsh army.
Although unskilled fighters these tribesmen are well suited to fighting with their javelins on rough terrain.
Attack: 4 (AP)
Spear - Light - Spear+Shields
Common throughout Europe, Spear Militia are commoners and peasants who have been levied into local militias to defend towns, roads and bolster armies. Given some training and equipped with a long spear and shield, these units are useful in support roles for heavier and better units.
Spear Militia are commoners and peasants levied into local militias to defend settlements and bolster armies, armed with long spears.
Spear - Light/Heavy - Spear+Shields
Hailing from the Kingdom of Morgannwg, these heavily armoured spearmen enjoy the sense of security that only thick plate armour can provide. When engaged in frontline combat they specialise in containing their foes long enough for their allies to outflank and then break the enemy line.
Heavily armoured spearmen, their defensive qualities ensure they are excellent at holding the line.
Celtic Warriors *(Faction unique unit: only Scotland)
Infantry - Light - Axe+Shields
Fierce and wild warriors from the Scottish Highlands. These hardy and reckless warriors, accustomed to in-fighting and raiding for loot and slaves, fight with light armour, a shield and are equipped with an axe. Notoriously ill disciplined these warriors can pack a punch but are no match for disciplined and armoured units in formation.
Fierce and wild warriors from the Scottish Highlands fight with light armour and are equipped with an axe.
Attack: 6 (AP)
Infantry - Light - Axe(Sword)+Shields
Bersekers are tough men, known for their ferocity in battle. Their skills with a sword and shield is matched only by the fear they generate.
Ferocious warriors, armed with a sword and shield.
Highland Clansmen *(Faction unique unit: only Scotland)
Infantry - Light - Sword+Shields
These soldiers originating from the highlands and isles of Scotland. Although their light mail armour and helmets are better than the common folk can aspire to, their equipment is scarcely comparable to that of the nobility from more prosperous lands further south. Nevertheless, their fighting spirit and vicious swords mean that they command respect on the battlefield.
Lightly armoured Celtic soldiers wielding a sword and armoured in chain.
Infantry - Heavy - Two handed axe+Shields
Most Scottish infantrymen are know for favouring strength above all else and the Arras Warriors are no exception. Wielding a large two handed axe and the heaviest armour available to them, what these axemen lack in tact they make up for with sheer brute force.
Heavily armoured, strong attacking infantry, skilled in the use of the double handled axe.
Attack: 8 (AP)
Infantry - Heavy - Sword+Shields
These are the Celtic clan leaders and their kinsfolk. Though their heavy armour and helmets are better than most other Scots, their equipment is still not comparable to that of the nobility from more prosperous lands further south. Nevertheless, their fighting spirit means that they command respect on the battlefield.
Celtic soldiers wielding a sword and shield, and armoured in chain.
Ridire Bodyguard *(Faction unique unit: only Scotland)
Cavalry - Heavy - Sword+Shields
The Ridire Bodyguard are knights of noble Gaelic heritage, and are afforded great respect in Irish society. As would be expected, these knights arrive on the battlefield well trained and equally well equipped. Favouring the sword and shield, they will defend their general with their lives.
These knights are from noble families, are well trained and equipped with a sword and shield.