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The Spearman is an Ancient Era melee unit in Civilization VI. Each civilization has access to this unit.

Spearman
Icon unit spearman.png
Spearman
Type Land Combat
Movement Icon moves.png 2
Melee Strength Melee Strength 25
Promotion Class Anti Cavalry
Production Cost 65 Icon main production.png
Purchase Cost 65 Icon main gold.png
Technology Bronze Working
Maintenance Cost 1 Icon main gold.png
Upgrades To Pikeman
Description
Ancient Era melee unit that's effective against mounted units.

PromotionEdit

  Echelon
+5   Combat Strength vs. cavalry units.
 
  Thrust
+10   Combat Strength vs. melee units.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Square
Double   Combat Strength when occupying the same hex as a support unit.
 
  Schiltron
+10   Combat Strength when defending vs. melee class units.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Redeploy
+1   Movement.
 
  Choke Points
+7   Combat Strength when defending in Woods, Jungle, Hills, or Marsh.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Hold the Line
Adjacent units of a different class get +10   Combat Strength vs. cavalry.
 

CommandsEdit

The Spearman unit has the following commands available: