Positions troops, tips to protect and attack, a description of the troops and their benefits
Clash of Kings – is primarily a game about the army. Proper use of the strengths and weaknesses of your soldiers requires time experience, a lot of trial and error. When you master this art to perfection, it will be much easier to develop, collect resources and build capacity.
Each type of unit has certain responsibilities. Base units:
- Siege weapons
For each group of soldiers, there are 2 subspecies. Let’s look at each group in more detail.
Spearman: inflict great damage against cavalry, have a chance to deal triple damage, which is extremely useful in certain situations.
Swordsman: it’s your “tank” without an army just defenseless. Have high protection and health indicators. Reduce the damage of arrows. Always keep at least 20% of swordsmen in your party.
Cavalry: Both subspecies cavalry attacking enemy riflemen. In troopers a chance to avoid damage, so they are very good in reducing damage taken. To attack a very good combination of cavalry and swordsmen.
Horse archers: attacking the rear ranks of the enemy. Increases damage inflicted during the battle for resources, so indispensable in pharma. Since the spearmen have a bonus to the attack against them, it is recommended that such arrangement to farm:
- Sword – 20%
- Spear – 30%
- Horse archers – 30%
- Taran – 20%
Archers: cause increased damage to all units except cavalry. Attack twice per turn.
Crossbowmen: have a bonus to the attack in the defense, respectively, it is not recommended to use them in an attack.
Catapult: perfect for the siege. Not a bad combination for the attack on the castle:
- Sword – 40%
- Catapults – 60%
Taran: have a high load, well-suited for the transport of resources.
Swordsman – 40% Catapult – 60%;
Swordsman – 40%, Spearman – 10% Catapult – 30%, Archers – 30% (if your enemy with the army about equal in size);
Swordsman – 40%, Horse swordsmen – 60% (when the opponent a lot of swordsmen)
Battle for resources
- Swordman -20%, -30% Spearman, Horse Archers -20%, -20% Taran;
- Tarans only needed for transportation of goods, you are ready to take the prey, then replace them with archers or swordsmen.
Clash of Kings A few tips for the protection
If you scout, it makes sense to hide the army, for example, you can set up camp near the castle. Thus, the true power of your army will be hidden. But this trick is unlikely to work against an experienced opponent.
The signal for retreat – one of the most active branch in the skills of Lord “Battle” allows for 3 seconds to return all the troops on the march. Thus, you can rapidly gain an advantage over the advancing enemy.