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Legionary Barracks Antony's Rivals (Imperator Augustus)Antony's Rivals (Imperator Augustus) Military (Recruitment) Level 4

Legionary Barracks

The legion is a finely-tuned machine for making war anywhere at any time.

The greatness of Rome\'s army lay in training, tactics and the spirit of the people. Before the Second Samnite War in 315BC the Romans fought as a phalanx. As they suffered heavy defeats on difficult terrain a more manoeuvrable maniple system was adapted from the Samnites\' tactics. Three divisions replaced the phalanx in battle: the young hastati in the front, the experienced principes as the main line and lastly the veteran triarii at the rear. This tactical system served Rome well until new enemies and new economic realities weakened it. Consul Gaius Marius made dramatic changes when he reformed the whole Roman army, creating what is now seen as the \'classic\' Roman Legion as the basic battle force. His system proved extremely effective and was adopted by successive generations of leaders. It was the Marian Legions that went on to conquer the known world...

Military (Recruitment)

Field of Mars
Field of Mars
(rome_military_1)
Military (Recruitment) Level 0
Auxiliary Camp
Auxiliary Camp
(rome_military_aux_2)
Military (Recruitment) Level 1
Auxiliary Barracks
Auxiliary Barracks
(rome_military_aux_3)
Military (Recruitment) Level 2
Auxiliary Garrison
Auxiliary Garrison
(rome_military_aux_4)
Military (Recruitment) Level 3
Manipular Barracks
Manipular Barracks
(rome_military_main_2)
Military (Recruitment) Level 1
Cohort Barracks
Cohort Barracks
(rome_military_main_3)
Military (Recruitment) Level 2
Legionary Barracks
Legionary Barracks
(rome_military_main_4)
Military (Recruitment) Level 3
Legionary Barracks

Building Name

Legionary Barracks

Level Name

rome_military_main_4

Building Chain

Military (Recruitment)

Building Level

4

Create Time

8

Create Cost

3100

Require Resource

Iron
Iron

Require Technology

Professional Soldiery
Professional Soldiery

Effects

-8 food (this_region)
+1 army recruitment capacity (this_province)

Provides Garrison Army

160 Legionaries
160 Legionaries
Legionaries
(Emp_Rom_Legionaries)
Melee Infantry
160 Veteran Legionaries
160 Veteran Legionaries
Veteran Legionaries
(Emp_Rom_Vet_Legionaries)
Melee Infantry
160 Legionary Cohort
160 Legionary Cohort
160 Legionary Cohort
160 Legionary Cohort
Legionary Cohort
(Rom_Legionary_Cohort)
Melee Infantry
160 Praetorians
Praetorians
(Rom_Praetorians)
Melee Infantry

Recruitable Units

Recruitable Units Lv. 0
No. Unit Sol. Costom Cost Recru. Cost Unkeep Cost Ship HP. Ship Spd. Msl. Dmg. Rng. Sht. /min Amo. Mle. Atk. Mle. Dmg. Chg. Mle. Def. Arm. HP. Mor.
1
160 First Cohort
Melee Infantry / Melee Infantry / (Emp_Rom_First_Cohort)
First Cohort
Legionaries of the First Cohort are the best of their kind.
160 910 910 180 47 35 12 58 85 60 65
2
160 Legionaries
Melee Infantry / Melee Infantry / (Emp_Rom_Legionaries)
Legionaries
The classic heavy infantry, with good armour and exceptional morale.
160 660 660 140 47 35 14 48 80 60 55
3
80 Legionary Cavalry
Cavalry / Melee Cavalry / (Emp_Rom_Legionary_Cav)
Legionary Cavalry
Cavalry support is vital to all infantry work, even in the Legions.
80 620 620 120 33 25 29 30 70 80 45
4
160 Veteran Legionaries
Melee Infantry / Melee Infantry / (Emp_Rom_Vet_Legionaries)
Veteran Legionaries
All legionaries are effective fighters, veterans doubly so.
160 850 850 160 59 35 15 48 85 60 65
5
160 Armoured Legionaries
Melee Infantry / Melee Infantry / (Rom_Armour_Legionaries)
Armoured Legionaries
Tough Roman legionaries, given improved armour for battle.
160 930 930 160 58 35 15 51 95 60 65
6
80 Praetorian Cavalry
Cavalry / Melee Cavalry / (Rom_Praetorian_Cav)
Praetorian Cavalry
An elite heavy cavalry bodyguard, capable of a decisive charge.
80 1250 1250 200 49 29 42 42 70 105 70
7
160 Praetorian Guard
Melee Infantry / Melee Infantry / (Rom_Praetorian_Guard)
Praetorian Guard
The "tent guards" are a force of hand-picked heavy infantry.
160 1300 1300 200 65 39 19 55 90 65 70
8
160 Praetorians
Melee Infantry / Melee Infantry / (Rom_Praetorians)
Praetorians
Hand-picked heavy infantry, well used to all kinds of combat.
160 1280 1280 200 65 39 19 55 85 65 70
9
120 Velites
Missile Infantry / Missile Infantry / (Rom_Velites)
Velites
These javelin-armed skirmishers are fast moving and lightly armoured.
120 340 340 80 32 80 7 7 8 24 3 37 15 45 25