Siege units are the last kind of troops you unlock in Rise of Kingdoms.

Siege Units can be trained and upgraded through the Siege Workshop.

There are several commanders that have special abilities to make the most of Siege units: Scipio Africanus, Hannibal Barca, Frederick I, Julius Caesar etc.

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Siege – Rise of Kingdoms

Siege Comparison

Name
Tier
Nation
Age
attack stat Attack 
defense stat Defense 
hp stat Health 
marching speed statMarch Speed 
load stat Load 
power stat Power 
Battering Ram 1 All stone age Stone Age 60 120 120 Very Fast 20 1
Arcuballista 2 All bronze age Bronze Age 125 128 125 Fast 22 2
Mangonel 3 All iron age Iron Age 163 155 155 Normal 24 3
Ballista 4 All dark age Dark Age 192 192 187 Slow 26 4
Trebuchet 5 All feudal age Feudal Age 220 216 212 Very Slow 30 10

Siege Units

battering ram

Tier 1: Battering Ram

Simple structures that can inflict massive damage on wooden gates. A nightmare for many cities.

Stats


Age attack stat Attack defense stat Defense hp stat HP marching speed stat March Speed load stat Load power stat Power
stone age Stone Age 60 120 120 Very Fast 20 1

Skills


city destruction
City Destruction

Best ability of any siege unit. They can counter watchtowers easily but can be countered by other troop units.

Encumbered
Encumbered

Gives Siege unit a strong structure, allowing them to carry a lot more resources. Load increased!

Arcuballista

Tier 2: Arcuballista

Essentially a giant crossbow on a reinforced frame which fires enormous arrows. Extremely damaging to city fortifications.

Stats


Age attack stat Attack defense stat Defense hp stat HP marching speed stat March Speed load stat Load power stat Power
bronze age Bronze Age 125 128 125 Fast 22 2

Skills


city destruction
City Destruction

Best ability of any siege unit. They can counter watchtowers easily but can be countered by other troop units.

Smash
Smash

Make the most of the mechanical power to smash any city wall! Attack increased!

Encumbered
Full Load

Gives Siege unit a strong structure, allowing them to carry a lot more resources. Load increased!

Magonel

Tier 3: Magonel

Althought it lacks precision, the mangonel can still deal crippling blows to large targets, such as fortresses.

Stats


Age attack stat Attack defense stat Defense hp stat HP marching speed stat March Speed load stat Load power stat Power
iron age Icon Age 163 155 155 Normal 24 3

Skills


city destruction
City Destruction

Best ability of any siege unit. They can counter watchtowers easily but can be countered by other troop units.

Violent Attack
Violent Attack

Attack increased! Smash everything in the city from a far distance.

Buckler
Buckler

This is a excellent design that makes all Siege units a lot stronger and faster during the battles. March speed increased.

Ballista

Tier 4: Ballista

Storing power through torsion rather than tension, these “monsters of the battlefield” combine astonishing range with horrifying destructive power.

Stats


Age attack stat Attack defense stat Defense hp stat HP marching speed stat March Speed load stat Load power stat Power
dark age Dark Age 187 192 192 Slow 10 4

Skills


city destruction
City Destruction

Best ability of any siege unit. They can counter watchtowers easily but can be countered by other troop units.

Giant Crossbow
Giant Crossbow

This Giant Crossbow is just so huge. It requires a small army to control and maintain it. Attack increased!

Axle
Axle

The new axle system can handle the worst situations. Defense increased.

 

Trebuchet

Tier 5: Trebuchet

The trebuchet was probably the most powerful catault in the Middle Ages. Countless tales of their use in battle made trebuchets a recurring nightmare for cities.

Stats


Age attack stat Attack defense stat Defense hp stat HP marching speed stat March Speed load stat Load power stat Power
feudal age Feudal Age 220 212 216 Very Slow 12 10

Skills


city destruction
City Destruction

Best ability of any siege unit. They can counter watchtowers easily but can be countered by other troop units.

Slingshot
Slingshot

This will be the last thing your enemies will see. Attack increased!

Fine Wood
Fine Wood

Siege units are made from the best wood on the earth. Defense increased!