Speed With 18, they have +1 attack. Champions get +8 attack, Elite Berserks only +3. Range, attacks, LOS, and armor are the same, but the Galleon holds an advantage of +5. Berserks can be upgraded to Elite Berserks in the Imperial Age. Rate of Fire Special Qualities-This unit looks like a packed trebuchet and unpacks into a mangonel. Berserk Abilities +9, +11 (Elite) vs Ship+9, +11 (Elite) vs Fishing Ship+7, +8 (Elite) vs Building+4 vs Ram Unique Unit: Jaguar Warrior (Anti-Infantry Unit) Jaguar Warriors are one of the strongest infantry units in the game due to their improved attack bonus granted by Garland Wars. Infantry Genitour - Like the Italians, Vikings, and Koreans, the Berbers have two units specific to their civ, the first being the Camel Archer. Population. When an archer targets a unit, it targets the spot that the unit it standing on. Berserks are good at destroying buildings and â¦ Each civilization in the game has one unique unit that can only be trained at the Castle in the Castle Age, and eight civilizations have access to a second unique unit that is trained at another building. Attack bonuses Berserks were the first units to be given a, At a humongous cost of 4,495 food and 2,245 gold (including Conscription), Elite Berserks are the most expensive units to fully upgrade in. Itâs worth mentioning that the Persians are the only civilization in the game that has a full Cavalry technology treeâ including blacksmith upgrades. Kamandaran and Mahouts are their special technologies available in the AoE2 Definitive Edition of the game. 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Unit information The Japanese are a mixed bag, but ultimately are the kings of the sea. The Vikings' civilization bonus gives them +1â¦ The Champion has +9 HP. 8, 9 (Elite) 100% It is a warship that fires multiple arrows. Elite Longboats defeat Galleons (just barely, though) as well. The Vikings are a naval and infantry civilization. Speed Accuracy Idle â¦ The Spearman line becomes even more effective at that point, except enemies to field more archers as Vikings are vulnerable to ranged attacks. 101k. https://ageofempires.fandom.com/wiki/Longboat_(Age_of_Empires_II)?oldid=289855. Attack A 'soft' counter essentially prevents your enemy from even training a certain unit that could be advantageous to them because you're already fielding that unit, or maybe even keep up a pretense that you might. 1 Armor classes Most armies need to return to base to recover, or bring Monks with them. 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