Simple Bowman
Unit Information
Trained at: Archery Range
Attack type: Arrow
HP: 95
Armor: 1 arrow, 3 pierce
Speed: 11
Range: 4
Cost: 30 wood, 30 gold
Pop count: 1
Build time: 38 seconds
Upgrades from: Slinger
Upgrades to: Composite Bowman

Put simply, the simple bowman is your first  (real) archer. It is an upgrade of the slinger and can be upgraded to the Composite Bowman. It is available in the Copper and Bronze Ages.

Unit Strategy Edit

The simple bowman is a ranged unit, and should be placed in the back of an attack formation for maximum effectiveness. Due to their pierce armor, they are quite good against pierce units like Spearmen.