"Crossbowman (Level 1-3): Crossbows were easy to use though slow. They were able to pierce defenses previously unreachable in battle."
"Heavy Crossbowman (Level 4-5): Though longbows were faster, heavy crossbows still carried more impact and remained common on the battlefields of Medieval Europe. "
"Arquebuser (Level 6-7): These low-velocity matchlock weapons were the first proto muskets and were able to pierce all but the heaviest plate at close range."
- Crossbowmen receive a damage bonus against towers. They are lightly armored and should be deployed behind heavy infantry or other well-armored troops.
- Crossbowmen are basic ranged soldiers, unlocked from the Level 1 Archery Range.
- Crossbowmen will be slain easily if engaged in melee by your troops
- Bonus against towers and grenadiers.
- Ranged attack
- Poor health and attack.
- Poor range, need to get in close.
- Deploy Crossbowmen to take out enemy towers. Always use other units such as infantry to act as a meat shield.
- Also put to good use if deployed while other units are fighting defensive units as they take out the defensive units quikely
- Do not deploy alone as they have very low health and only takes one blow from the like of a catapult emplacement to wipe them out entirely
- Crossbowmen CAN NOT be used in defense.
|Level||Health||Attack||DPS||Training Cost||Training Time||Upgrade Cost||Upgrade Time||Archery Range Level Required|
|1||140 Template:Health||7 Template:Attack||7 Template:Attack||20 Template:Food||s||N/A||N/A||1|
|2||150 Template:Health||9 Template:Attack||Template:Attack||30 Template:Food||50s||2,600 Template:Food||2|
|3||195 Template:Health||12 Template:Attack||Template:Attack||35 Template:Food||60s||9,000 Template:Food||10h||3|
|4||255 Template:Health||16 Template:Attack||Template:Attack||40 Template:Food||65s||25,000 Template:Food||1d||4|
|5||333 Template:Health||18 Template:Attack||18 Template:Attack||50 Template:Food||70s||75,000 Template:Food||2d||5|
|6||400 Template:Health||21 Template:Attack||21 Template:Attack||70 Template:Food||80s||700,000 Template:Food||5d||7|
|7||480 Template:Health||Template:Attack||24 Template:Attack||Template:Food||85 s||1,500,000 Template:Food||7d||8|