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Basic ranged fighter, with low hitpoints and damage. Will only be attacked when all melee troops of this army have been defeated.
General Information
Level Gained: 17
Type: Ranged Unit
Hitpoints: 10
Damage: 20 - 40
Accuracy: 80%
Initiative: Normal
Skills: Bonus AC in Tower


The Bowman is a basic ranged fighter. You do not use them for long at first, but they become important during Fairytale Adventures.


Bowmen are produced in the Barracks.

Number Cost
TroopsCSS.png 1 ResCSS.png 1 ResCSS.png 15 ResCSS.png 10
TroopsCSS.png 25 ResCSS.png 25 ResCSS.png 375 ResCSS.png 250


A bowman is cautious, which means that during a battle, the bowmen in any attacking army will only be attacked when all melee troops have been defeated.


Basic Ranged Fighter.

Very Low Hit Points.

Low Damage.

HP 10
Damage 20-40
Accuracy 80%
Initiative Normal
Skills Bonus AC in tower
Troops and Bandits
Player Troops TroopsCSS.png Recruit • TroopsCSS.png Bowman • TroopsCSS.png Militia • TroopsCSS.png Cavalry • TroopsCSS.png Longbowman • TroopsCSS.png Soldier • TroopsCSS.png Crossbowman • TroopsCSS.png Elite Soldier • TroopsCSS.png Cannoneer
Home-Island Bandits TroopsCSS.png Scavenger • TroopsCSS.png Stone Thrower • TroopsCSS.png Thug • TroopsCSS.png Guard Dog • TroopsCSS.png Roughneck • TroopsCSS.png Skunk • TroopsCSS.png One-Eyed Bert • TroopsCSS.png Metal-Tooth • TroopsCSS.png Chuck • TroopsCSS.png Wild Mary
Other Bandits TroopsCSS.png Cataphract • TroopsCSS.png Lance Rider • TroopsCSS.png Grey Wolf • TroopsCSS.png Caltrops • TroopsCSS.png Big Bertha • TroopsCSS.png Sir Robin • TroopsCSS.png nomad • TroopsCSS.png Dancing Dervish • TroopsCSS.png Composite Bowman • TroopsCSS.png Riding Bowman • TroopsCSS.png Roaring Bull • TroopsCSS.png Recruit Deserter • TroopsCSS.png Bowman Deserter • TroopsCSS.png Militia Deserter • TroopsCSS.png Cavalry Deserter • TroopsCSS.png Longbowman Deserter • TroopsCSS.png Soldier Deserter • TroopsCSS.png Crossbowman Deserter • TroopsCSS.png Elite Soldier Deserter • TroopsCSS.png Cannoneer Deserter
Pirates TroopsCSS.png Gunman • TroopsCSS.png Sabre-Rattler • TroopsCSS.png Knife Thrower • TroopsCSS.png Deckscrubber • TroopsCSS.png Petty Officer Second Class • TroopsCSS.png Crazy Cook
Dark Cult TroopsCSS.png Cultist • TroopsCSS.png Fanatic • TroopsCSS.png Shadow Sneaker • TroopsCSS.png Firedancer • TroopsCSS.png Dark Priest • TroopsCSS.png Dark High Priest • TroopsCSS.png Nightspawn • TroopsCSS.png Swamp Witch
Fairytale Bandits TroopsCSS.png Fox • TroopsCSS.png Wolf • TroopsCSS.png Wolf Packleader • TroopsCSS.png Boar • TroopsCSS.png Furious Boar • TroopsCSS.png Bear • TroopsCSS.png Giant Bear • TroopsCSS.png Black Bull • TroopsCSS.png Unicorn • TroopsCSS.png Lying Goat • TroopsCSS.png Giant • TroopsCSS.png Giant Leader • TroopsCSS.png Giant Leader • TroopsCSS.png Iron Fist • TroopsCSS.png Thug Leader • TroopsCSS.png Rival Tailor • TroopsCSS.png Dark Wizard • TroopsCSS.png Evil King
Event Bandits TroopsCSS.png Croaker • TroopsCSS.png Fullback • TroopsCSS.png Goalkeeper • TroopsCSS.png Midfielder • TroopsCSS.png Striker • TroopsCSS.png Tribesman • TroopsCSS.png Jaguar Warrior • TroopsCSS.png Shaman