Barracks (Orc)

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[e][h]Orc Barracks
Building Information
 180 15}px 50  60
5 (5)
Built From::
  • Mechanical
Formation Rank:
900 / 600
Selection Priorty:
Pathing Map

Primary troop production building. Trains Grunts, Headhunters and Demolishers. Also contains the Berserker Strength, Berserker, Troll Regeneration, and Burning Oil upgrades.

Spells & Abilities[edit]

Blight Dispel Small
Cast Type : Passive
Target Type : No Target
Removes nearby Blight once the building finishes construction.
Area of Effect : 768
Notes : Only blight that was created by buildings and has no source buildings nearby can be removed with this ability.
Spiked Barricades
Cast Type : Passive
Target Type : No Target  Damage Type:  Magic
Enemy melee units attacking the building take damage.
Targets Allowed : Enemy
Spike Damage : 5 per attack plus 20/50% of the attacker's damage
Upgrade required : Spiked Barricades


Spiked Barricades
Surrounds Orc buildings with spikes that damage enemy melee attackers. Deals 5 damage per attack plus an additional X % of the attacker's damage.
Researched at : War Mill
 Hotkey : S
Cost : 25 75  Research Time:  60
Base Damage : 5 per attack
Additional Damage : 20% of the attacker’s damage
Improved Spiked Barricades
Cost : 50 100  Research Time:  75
Requires : Stronghold
Base Damage : 5 per attack
Additional Damage : 50% of the attacker’s damage

Version History[edit]

Balance Patch History
VersionReleaseBalance Changes
  • Buff Orc Barracks cost less lumber: 50, down from 70.