Spearman
Icon unit spearman portrait.png
Spearman
Type Land Combat
Movement Icon moves.png 2
Melee Strength Icon strength.png 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.

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

Promotion

Icon promotion echelon.png Echelon
+5 Icon map pin strength.png Combat Strength vs. cavalry units.
 
Icon promotion thrust.png Thrust
+10 Icon map pin strength.png Combat Strength vs. melee units.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Icon promotion square.png Square
Double Icon map pin strength.png Combat Strength when occupying the same hex as a support unit.
 
Icon promotion schiltron.png Schiltron
+10 Icon map pin strength.png Combat Strength when defending vs. melee class units.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Icon promotion redeploy.png Redeploy
+1 Icon map pin movement.png Movement.
 
Icon promotion choke points.png Choke Points
+7 Icon map pin strength.png Combat Strength when defending in Woods, Jungle, Hills, or Marsh.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Icon promotion hold the line.png Hold the Line
Adjacent units of a different class get +10 Icon map pin strength.png Combat Strength vs. cavalry.
 

Commands

The Spearman unit has the following commands available:

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