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Caravel European

European style Caravel

The Caravel is the standard Light Ship of the Medieval Age Medieval Age, available to upgrade from the Dromon as soon as the age is reached. Like all ships of the age, it is built and upgraded at the Dock.

Overview Edit

After Dromons become Caravels, they gain +15 hit points, +1 attack strength, +3 moves, +1 maximum range, and +1 line of sight. As with all Light Ships they are the fastest type of ship, making short work of enemy Fishermen, and can fire sideways while on the move, making them the best unit to explore the waters and harass the enemy, as long as they keep their distance from the stronger Heavy Ships, and will make quick work of Fire Ships, specially when using its superior speed to hit them from a safe distance.

Unit Costs Edit

Unit production cost increases progressively with every Dock unit on the field or currently in production. The default increase is of 1 Food Food for the second unit created, increasing further with every new unit until the cost cap is reached, which for military units is +125% of their original base value. It's important to note, however, that these prices are the default standard, and actual production and upgrading costs may differ, depending on researched technologies/ages, connected rare resources, or adopted governments.