Peasants armed with spears
Peasants armed with bows.
Peasants armed with swords.
Peasants armed with guns.
Katanas are sharp, samurai are skilled. A deadly mix.
The large No-dachi has a deadly swing, but will not help much if blocking.
Samurai trained in the art of spear-wielding.
Samurai are skilled warriors and can hold a line against anything with their naginatas.
Shooting at the enemy is easy. Hitting the target is not.
Samurai armed with the dishonourable weapon.
Masterless Samurai armed with a katana.
Masterless Samurai armed with spears.
Masterless Samurai trained in the art of archery.
Meditation is only to pass the time for these men, war is where the Gods truly lie.
Mounted Warrior Monks riding into battle carrying a naginata.
To these monks, archery is like meditation, just with the enemy dying in front of them.
Religious warriors who hold matchlock guns in their steady hands.
These warriors have no equal in hand-to-hand combat.
These warriors have few equals. Good against all enemies.
The best at fighting cavalry in Japan, and they know it.
A very powerfull, yet small, unit of archers.
Weak but fast cavalry, they are great at chasing enemy units.
Good anti-cav cavalry.
Skilled swordsmen, rich enough to charge into battle on horseback.
Skilled samurai trained to shoot while mounted on a horse.
The very best Cavalry available. Great Guard can destroy almost anything with ease.
Castle walls are no match for this imported weapon.
Setting fires off in a castle and killing off the defenders is a very good tactic.
Setting fires in enemy lines is a good idea, and these men have just the weapon for the job.
Throwing pots of explosive gunpowder at the foe, nobody wants to meet these men on the battlefield
Ninjas who fill enemy ranks with explosions and blinding lights.
The general is the single most important man in a battle.
A small unit of fighters arising to defend their master’s castle.
Women arising to defend their home while their husbands are away.
Killing nuns seems a bit dishonourable, but these nuns fight!
Bandits are found in all places, their life outdoors forces them to learn how to fight.
Wearing armour so thick they keep out bullets, these slow samurai can charge straight through musket fire!
Samurai armed with the Daikyu, a powerful bow.
Mistake not with the flames and embers, but they can do as much damage.
Dangerous weapons best used against castles and buildings.
These guns shoot bullets so hard they destroy both armour, man, and building.
Peasants armed with spears… Very long spears indeed.
Meditation makes the body and mind as one. These Monks can run very fast and are slow to fatigue.
Men with Arquebuses and mounted on horses.
Pirates are forced to fight, otherwise they would not get precious cargo. Using their dishonourable ways to win battles.