The Halberd Militia can be considered the Elite of the Militia Line. Equipped with the powerful Halberd, it is not only stronger than the Footman, but also carries an attack bonus against infantry and cavalry. Unlike other anticavalry units, however, it excels best against lancers (and also ships).
Training Facility: Levy Quarters/Militia Quarters
Armor/Pierce Armor: 1/1
Cost: 60 food, 20 florins
Upgrade from: Footman
Attack: Forging, Iron Casting, Blast Furnace, Dannebrog (Danish Unique Technology)
Attack, Armour: Militia Guilds
Armour: Scale Armour, Mail Armour, Plate Armour
Hit Points: Popular Assembly
- Billman (England)
Civs and Halberd Militia
(also 'see: Militia Line)
Bavaria: +1 attack.
Denmark: +4 attack, -10 HP.
England: +10 HP, shorter training.
Guelders: +1 attack, more HP, slower attack and movement speed.
Saxony: +10 HP. Attack speed increases as player advances through centuries.