Missile Infantry (Custom Battle Units)
Long range units who provide support for melee units, but are themselves very weak in close combat.
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Missile Infantry / Missile Infantry / (MERC_Ibe_Balearic_Slingers)
Baleares Funditores Mercennarii
(Balearic Mercenary Slingers)
Elite mercenary slingers from the Balearic Islands, recruited from the shepherd boys of the islands who use slings to herd sheep and goats. They stand guard in the upland pastures, and if they see an animal straying, they sling a stone in front of it to ward it back to safety.
Missile Infantry / Missile Infantry / (MERC_Cre_Archers)
Misthophoroi Kretai Toxotai
(Cretan Mercenary Archers)
As elite archers from the island of Knossos, the ancestors of these famed mercenary bowmen once served in the all-conquering army of Alexander the Great.
Missile Infantry / Missile Infantry / (Rom_Accensi_Mod)
(Camillan Levy Slingers)
Slingers levied from among the poorest Romans - too poor to afford reasonable equipment.
Missile Infantry / Missile Infantry / (Rom_Antesignani)
(Marian Legionary Javelinmen)
The youngest and fittest legionaries, given lighter equipment and multiple javelins. When no auxiliaries are around, these men take the role of skirmishing.
Missile Infantry / Missile Infantry / (Rom_Leves)
(Camillan Levy Javelinmen)
Even a poor man can throw a javelin with skill.
Missile Infantry / Missile Infantry / (Rom_Velites)
These javelin-armed skirmishers are fast moving and lightly armoured.
Missile Infantry / Missile Infantry / (Aux_Archer_Italy)
Cohors Sagittariorum Civium Romanorum (Reformed)
(Italian Auxiliary Archers)
Many local peasants can use a bow; with proper training and equipment they can make decent archers when needed.
Missile Infantry / Missile Infantry / (Aux_Infantry_Cananefates)
Cohors Cannanefatium (Reformed)
(Cannanefatian Light Auxiliaries)
Loyal allies and kinsmen to the Batavi, these men are just as courageous but are less numerous.
Missile Infantry / Missile Infantry / (Aux_Infantry_Celtiberian)
Cohors Celtiberorum (Reformed)
(Celtiberian Light Auxiliaries)
The Celtiberians are accustomed to raiding and skirmishing, and use their javelins with devastating effect.
Missile Infantry / Missile Infantry / (Aux_Infantry_Cilicia)
Cohors Cilicum (Reformed)
(Cilician Light Auxiliaries)
Cilicia has long been a haven of pirates, roaming bandits and mercenaries. Now conquered, they look to the Roman army as a way to escape poverty.
Missile Infantry / Missile Infantry / (Aux_Infantry_Montani)
Cohors Montanorum (Reformed)
(Mountain Light Auxiliaries)
Hardy mountain skirmishers recruited from the tribes of the eastern Alps.