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Cohort Barracks

Soldiers must be separated from civilians, and imbued with discipline.

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
Cohort Barracks

Building Name

Cohort Barracks

Level Name

rome_military_main_3

Building Chain

Military (Recruitment)

Building Level

3

Create Time

5

Create Cost

2400

Require Technology

Cohort Organisation
Cohort Organisation

Effects

-4 food (this_region)
+1 army recruitment capacity (this_province)

Provides Garrison Army

160 Hastati
160 Hastati
Hastati
(Rom_Hastati)
Melee Infantry
160 Legionaries
160 Legionaries
160 Legionaries
160 Legionaries
Legionaries
(Rom_Legionaries)
Melee Infantry
160 Legionary Cohort
160 Legionary Cohort
160 Legionary Cohort
160 Legionary Cohort
Legionary Cohort
(Rom_Legionary_Cohort)
Melee Infantry
160 Principes
160 Principes
Principes
(Rom_Principes)
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
80 Equites
Cavalry / Melee Cavalry / (Rom_Equites)
Equites
The cavalry elite of Roman society can be among its most effective defenders.
80 500 500 100 33 25 29 32 70 75 40
2
160 First Cohort
Melee Infantry / Melee Infantry / (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
3
160 Hastati
Melee Infantry / Melee Infantry / (Rom_Hastati)
Hastati
These young men are the armoured front line of a Roman Legion.
160 350 350 90 35 35 12 48 60 50 45
4
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
5
160 Principes
Melee Infantry / Melee Infantry / (Rom_Principes)
Principes
Wealthy, older Roman citizens, the principes are a heavy infantry force.
160 680 680 120 47 35 14 53 75 60 55
6
160 Triarii
Melee Infantry / Spear Infantry / (Rom_Triarii)
Triarii
Wealth, experience and age make these battle-hardened veterans a fearsome force.
160 790 790 140 31 29 24 64 95 65 65
7
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
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