Kingdoms of Camelot - Building an Army

Overview

This Kingdoms of Camelot page is devoted to introducing you to the armies that are available to be built at the barracks. This only gives you the stats necessary for you to make decisions on the pro's and con's of building various units.

Kingdoms of Camelot is a free online game played within Facebook.  It challenges you to build a city, manage troops, balance your resource production and leverage your overall power to achieve your goals.

This real time strategy game has you playing with up to one hundred players in your alliance and coordinating wars or peacetime activities with other players.  The alliance is there for support and mutual defense.

The following analysis on the different types of troops is critical when deciding what to build to defend your cities in this Kingdoms of Camelot strategy guide.

Supply Troops

Supply troops are not very good at fighting, but can carry resources to your other cities or friends, or carry loot back when you plunder enemy cities. These are extremely weak, but can carry a reasonable load during the beginning phases of the game.

Here are their stats:

  • Attack 10
  • Defense 3
  • Life 200
  • Speed 180
  • Range 10
  • Load 200

Resource Requirements:

  • Food 50
  • Wood 150
  • Stone 0
  • Ore 10

Other Statistics:

  • Population 1
  • Might 1
  • Food Upkeep 2
  • Requirement Level 1 Barracks

Militiamen

Militiamen are citizens of your city who have some military training. They are a good beginning for your army, but no match for troops with more training.

Here are their stats:

  • Attack 100
  • Defense 13
  • Life 400
  • Speed 200
  • Range 20
  • Load 20

Resource Requirements:

  • Food 80
  • Wood 100
  • Stone 0
  • Ore 50

Other Statistics:

  • Population 1
  • Might 1
  • Food Upkeep 3
  • Requirement Level 1 Barracks

Scouts

Scouts move quickly, and bring back information about enemy positions and numbers, but are not strong fighters.

Here are their stats:

  • Attack 6
  • Defense 1
  • Life 20
  • Speed 3000
  • Range 20
  • Load 5

Resource Requirements:

  • Food 120
  • Wood 200
  • Stone 0
  • Ore 150

Other Statistics:

  • Population 1
  • Might 2
  • Food Upkeep 5
  • Requirement Level 2 Barracks, Level 1 Eagle Eyes

Pikemen

Pikemen are the most basic heavily trained troops.  Their long pikes are very effective against horses.

Here are their stats:

  • Attack 300
  • Defense 33
  • Life 600
  • Speed 300
  • Range 50
  • Load 40

Resource Requirements:

  • Food 150
  • Wood 500
  • Stone 0
  • Ore 100

Other Statistics:

  • Population 1
  • Might 2
  • Food Upkeep 6
  • Requirement Level 2 Barracks, Level 1 Poisoned Edge

Swordsman


Here are their stats:

  • Attack 200
  • Defense 63
  • Life 700
  • Speed 275
  • Range 30
  • Load 30

Resource Requirements:

  • Food 200
  • Wood 150
  • Stone 0
  • Ore 400

Other Statistics:

  • Population 1
  • Might 3
  • Food Upkeep 7
  • Requirement Level 3 Barracks, Level 1 Blacksmith, Level 1 Metal Alloy

Archer

Archers can destroy the enemy's troops from a distance, but are vulnerable up close.

Here are their stats:

  • Attack 240
  • Defense 25
  • Life 500
  • Speed 250
  • Range 1200
  • Load 25

Resource Requirements:

  • Food 300
  • Wood 350
  • Stone 0
  • Ore 300

Other Statistics:

  • Population 2
  • Might 4
  • Food Upkeep 9
  • Requirement Level 4 Barracks, Level 1 Fletching

Cavalry

Cavalry troops move very quickly on horseback and have devastating attacks.

Here are their stats:

  • Attack 500
  • Defense 45
  • Life 1000
  • Speed 1000
  • Range 100
  • Load 100

Resource Requirements:

  • Food 1000
  • Wood 600
  • Stone 0
  • Ore 500

Other Statistics:

  • Population 3
  • Might 5
  • Food Upkeep 18
  • Requirement Level 5 Barracks, Level 1 Stable, Level 1 Alloy Horseshoes

Heavy Cavalry

Heavy cavalry are far more armored than regular cavalry.  This armor provides them defense and more power to their attacks, but costs them some speed

Here are their stats:

  • Attack 700
  • Defense 87
  • Life 2000
  • Speed 750
  • Range 80
  • Load 80

Resource Requirements:

  • Food 2000
  • Wood 500
  • Stone 0
  • Ore 2500

Other Statistics:

  • Population 6
  • Might 7
  • Food Upkeep 35
  • Requirement Level 7 Barracks, Level 5 Blacksmith, Level 5 Stable, Level 5 Alloy Horseshoes

Supply Wagon

Supply Wagons are heavily fortified to carry anything you need through a raging battle, and not lose the cargo.

Here are their stats:

  • Attack 20
  • Defense 15
  • Life 1400
  • Speed 150
  • Range 10
  • Load 5000

Resource Requirements:

  • Food 600
  • Wood 1500
  • Stone 0
  • Ore 350

Other Statistics:

  • Population 4
  • Might 6
  • Food Upkeep 10
  • Requirement Level 6 Barracks, Level 1 Stable, Level 3 Workshop, Level 1 Featherweight Powder

Ballista

Ballistae fire huge, arrow-like bolts at long ranges.  They are effective against other siege weapons

Here are their stats:

  • Attack 900
  • Defense 40
  • Life 640
  • Speed 100
  • Range 1400
  • Load 35

Resource Requirements:

  • Food 2500
  • Wood 3000
  • Stone 0
  • Ore 1800

Other Statistics:

  • Population 5
  • Might 9
  • Food Upkeep 50
  • Requirement Level 8 Barracks, Level 2 Stable, Level 5 Workshop, Level 5 Geometry, Level 6 Fletching

Battering Ram

A battering ram is a large, log-like object, used for knocking down the enemy's defenses.

Here are their stats:

  • Attack 500
  • Defense 40
  • Life 10000
  • Speed 120
  • Range 600
  • Load 45

Resource Requirements:

  • Food 4000
  • Wood 6000
  • Stone 0
  • Ore 1500

Other Statistics:

  • Population 8
  • Might 9
  • Food Upkeep 100
  • Requirement Level 9 Barracks, Level 5 Blacksmith, Level 3 Stable, Level 7 Workshop, Level 8 Metal Alloys, Level 7 Geometry

Catapult

Catapults throw huge rocks from a long distance.  they are most effective against the enemy's defenses.

Here are their stats:

  • Attack 1200
  • Defense 50
  • Life 960
  • Speed 80
  • Range 1500
  • Load 75

Resource Requirements:

  • Food 5000
  • Wood 5000
  • Stone 8000
  • Ore 1200

Other Statistics:

  • Population 10
  • Might 10
  • Food Upkeep 250
  • Requirement Level 10 Barracks, Level 2 Stable, Level 9 Workshop, Level 10 Geometry, Level 10 Fletching

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