Byzantines

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[e][h]Byzantines
Civilization Information
First introduced:
Mediterranean
Continent:
Europe/Asia
Defensive civilization
Unique units:

The Byzantines are an Age of Empires II civilisation.

Geography[edit]

The Byzantines are a European/Asian civilisation, located in modern-day Istanbul, Turkey. Their architecture style is Mediterranean, shared with civilisations such as the Italians or the Spanish.

Bonuses[edit]

Civilisation Bonuses[edit]

  • Buildings gain 10% HP in Dark Age, 20% in Feudal Age, 30% in Castle Age and 40% in Imperial Age.
  • Camel Riders, Skirmishers, Pikemen and Halberdiers cost -25%.
  • Fire Ships attack 20% faster
  • Advance to Imperial Age costs -33%.
  • The Town Watch research is free.

Team Bonuses[edit]

  • Monks +50% heal speed.

Unique Components[edit]

  • Cataphract - Cavalry unit that is strong against infantry and weak against archers. Can be unlocked in the Castle Age.
  • Greek Fire - Research that gives Fire ships +1 range. Unlocked in the Castle Age.
  • Logistica - Research that gives Cataphracts trample damage. Unlocked in the Imperial Age.

Tech Tree[edit]

Strongest units possible to create / best technologies to research:

Building Units Techs
Barracks
  • Champion
  • Halberdier
  • Supplies
  • Squires
  • Arson
Archery Range
  • Arbalester
  • Elite Skirmisher
  • Hand Cannoneer
  • Heavy Cavalry Archer
  • Thumb Ring
Stable
  • Hussar
  • Paladin
  • Heavy Camel Rider

none

Siege Workshop
  • Siege Ram
  • Onager
  • Scorpion
  • Siege Tower
  • Bombard Cannon

none

Castle
  • Elite Cataphract
  • Trebuchet
  • Petard
  • Chivalry
  • Bearded Axe
  • Hoardings
  • Conscription
  • Spies/Treason
Dock
  • Fishing Ship
  • Transport Ship
  • Trade Cog
  • Fast Fire Ship
  • Heavy Demo Ship
  • Galleon
  • Elite Cannon Galleon
  • Dry Dock
  • Gillnets
  • Shipwright
Monastery
  • Monk
  • Redemption
  • Atonement
  • Heresy
  • Sanctity
  • Fervor
  • Faith
  • Illumination
  • Block Printing
  • Theocracy
Blacksmith

none

  • Leather Archer Armor
  • Bodkin Arrow
  • Iron Casting
  • Plate Barding Armor
  • Plate Mail Armor
University

none

  • Murder Holes
  • Ballistics
  • Forified Wall
  • Keep
  • Bombard Tower
  • Arrowslits
  • Siege Engineers
  • Chemistry
Market
  • Trade Cart
  • Banking
  • Guilds
Town Center
  • Villager
  • Loom
  • Town Patrol
  • Hand Cart
Lumber Camp

none

  • Two-Man Saw
Mining Camp

none

  • Gold Shaft Mining
  • Stone Shaft Mining
Mill

none

  • Heavy Plow
Crop Rotation

none

none

Guard Tower

none

none

Fortified Walls (+ Gate)

none

none

Palisade Wall (+ Gate)

none

none

House

none

none

Wonder

none

none

Recent Games[edit]

This automatically generated table shows the 10 most recent games and can be modified here.
DateTimeGTournamentMapModeOpponentVs. OpponentVOD
2021-09-1616:45 UTCRed Bull Wololo VFrigid Lake1v1Vinchester Russia ByzantinesVilleseSaracens Finland VilleseWatch VOD (G2)
2021-09-1513:40 UTCRed Bull Wololo VWade1v1Barles Poland ByzantinesdogaoEthiopians Brazil dogaoWatch VOD (G2)
2021-09-1512:15 UTCRed Bull Wololo VRunestones1v1DauT Serbia ByzantinesNicovIndians Argentina NicovWatch VOD (G2)
2021-09-1414:05 UTCRed Bull Wololo VFrigid Lake1v1JorDan_AoE Germany ByzantinesDauTHuns Serbia DauTWatch VOD (G3)
2021-09-1317:30 UTCRed Bull Wololo VHaboob1v1DauT Serbia ByzantinesCapochBritons Argentina CapochWatch VOD (G1)
2021-09-1315:04 UTCRed Bull Wololo VWinged1v1slam Canada ByzantinesVinchesterHuns Russia VinchesterWatch VOD (G1)
2021-09-0521:30 UTCEmpire Wars Duo 2Forest Pond2v2Hera Canada Turks
Liereyy Austria Byzantines
dogaoKoreans Brazil dogao
Persians Brazil miguel
Watch VOD (G5)
2021-09-0518:55 UTCEmpire Wars Duo 2Forest Pond2v2Hera Canada Turks
Liereyy Austria Byzantines
BadBoyPersians Vietnam BadBoy
Koreans Vietnam SongSong
Watch VOD (G6)
2021-09-0515:20 UTCEmpire Wars Duo 2Forest Pond2v2TheMax Finland Spanish
Villese Finland Byzantines
dogaoKoreans Brazil dogao
Persians Brazil miguel
Watch VOD (G4)
2021-09-0416:25 UTCEmpire Wars Duo 2Forest Pond2v2Hera Canada Spanish
Liereyy Austria Byzantines
MbLKoreans Norway MbL
Italians Argentina Nicov
Watch VOD (G3)

Trivia[edit]