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[e][h]Franks
Civilization Information
First introduced:
Western European
Continent:
Europe
Cavalry civilization
Unique units:
Unique technologies:

The Franks are a West-European civilisation introduced in The Age of Kings. They are classified as a Cavarly civilisation.

Bonuses[edit]

  • Civilization bonuses:
    • Farm upgrades are free
    • Castles are 25% cheaper
    • Cavalry have +20% HP (from the Feudal Age)
    • Foragers work 15% faster
  • Team bonus:
    • Knights have +2 LOS

Tech Tree[edit]

Strongest units possible to create / best technologies to research:

Building Units Techs
Barracks
  • Champion
  • Halberdier
  • Supplies
  • Squires
  • Arson
Archery Range
  • Crossbowman
  • Elite Skirmisher
  • Hand Cannoneer
  • Heavy Cavalry Archer

none

Stable
  • Light Cavalry
  • Paladin
  • Husbandry
Siege Workshop
  • Capped Ram
  • Onager
  • Heavy Scorpion
  • Siege Tower
  • Bombard Cannon

none

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

none

  • Leather Archer Armor
  • Bodkin Arrow
  • Blast Furnace
  • Plate Barding Armor
  • Plate Mail Armor
University

none

  • Architecture
  • Murder Holes
  • Treadmill Crane
  • Ballistics
  • Forified Wall
  • Guard Tower
  • Arrowslits
  • Siege Engineers
  • Chemistry
Market
  • Trade Cart
  • Banking
  • Caravan
Town Center
  • Villager
  • Loom
  • Town Patrol
  • Hand Cart
Lumber Camp

none

  • Bow Saw
Mining Camp

none

  • Gold Shaft Mining
  • Stone Mining
Mill

none

  • Crop Rotation
Outpost

none

none

Guard Tower

none

none

Fortified Walls (+ Gate)

none

none

Palisade Wall (+ Gate)

none

none

House

none

none

Wonder

none

none

Performance[edit]

Strengths/Weaknesses of Franks are ...

Franks are frequently/rarely played on the following maps ...

Common strategies when playing Franks are ...

Changelog[edit]

  • ...

Recent Games[edit]

This automatically generated table shows the 10 most recent games and can be modified here.
DateTimeGTournamentMapModeOpponentVs. OpponentVOD
2022-07-3118:00 UTCRMS Cup 2Quebrada de Cafayate1v1Yo China FranksTaToHHuns Spain TaToHWatch VOD (G3)
2022-07-2919:25 UTCRMS Cup 2Quebrada de Cafayate1v1Villese Finland FranksDauTSaracens Serbia DauTWatch VOD (G5)
2022-07-2914:00 UTCRMS Cup 2Spiral1v1Hera Canada FranksACCMByzantines Vietnam ACCMWatch VOD (G2)
2022-07-2318:20 UTCRMS Cup 2Quebrada de Cafayate1v1DauT Serbia FranksNicovTatars Argentina NicovWatch VOD (G3)
2022-07-2314:00 UTCRMS Cup 2Quebrada de Cafayate1v1Fat_Dragon China FranksMbL40CHindustanis Norway MbL40CWatch VOD (G1)
2022-07-2221:30 UTCRMS Cup 2Spiral1v1Hera Canada FranksJorDan_AoEHuns Germany JorDan_AoEWatch VOD (G3)
2022-07-1714:00 UTCRMS Cup 2Quebrada de Cafayate1v1Villese Finland FranksVinchesterEthiopians Russia VinchesterWatch VOD (G1)
2022-07-1014:30 UTCRMS Cup 2: Qualifier 2Border Wars1v1BacT Vietnam FranksTheViperHuns Norway TheViperWatch VOD (G3)
2022-07-06Hera vs Yo Bo21Haboob1v1Hera Canada FranksYoLithuanians China YoWatch VOD
2022-07-0314:00 UTCRMS Cup 2: Qualifier 1Koala1v1MbL40C Norway FranksACCMHuns Vietnam ACCMWatch VOD (G3)

Trivia[edit]

  • 1v1 stats (aoestats.io)
  • "Frank, member of a Germanic-speaking people who invaded the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century. Dominating present-day northern France, Belgium, and western Germany, the Franks established the most powerful Christian kingdom of early medieval western Europe. The name France (Francia) is derived from their name." - Article: "Frank (people)", in: Encyclopaedia Britannica

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