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Special Skills are abilities that many of the military units possess. Special skill affect the battle or/and or units in various ways. In lower eras only special units have special skills, however those skills are common in regular units in higher ages.

List of Special Skills

Blast Blast: Gains increased damage output for each tile closer to the target and ignores Stealth.

Call of Duty Call of Duty: Grants attack and defense bonus to all friendly units when this unit is killed. Only applicable once.

Chivalry Chivalry: Gains bonus to attack and defense when it is the only unit with chivalry in your army.

Close Quarters Close Quarters: Gains attack bonus when attacking an adjacent field.

Contact Contact!: Always retaliates against attacks within range.

Dragon Breath Dragon Breath: Attacks a row of enemies up to two tiles behind the target enemy without receiving retaliation. In total up to three enemy units can be attacked.

Dug In Dug-In: Receives defense increase when enemy is more than 2 tiles away from it.

Flying Flying: Cannot be attacked by artillery units. Ignores terrain when moving.

Force Field Force Field: Absorbs damage points, up to a minimum of 1 damage point.

Heat Heat: Reduces attack of target.

Stealth Hides in Bushes (Stealth): When standing in bushes, they can only be damaged by adjacent melee attacks.

Stealth Hides in Forest (Stealth): When standing in forest, they can only be damaged by adjacent melee attacks.

Stealth Hides on Hills (Stealth): When standing on hills, they can only be damaged by adjacent melee attacks.

Stealth Hides on Plains (Stealth): When standing on plains, they can only be damaged by adjacent melee attacks.

Last Stand Last Stand: Gains attack and defence bonus for every unit with last stand skill that is killed in the battle.

MIRV MIRV: Hits targeted unit and between 1 and 3 additional units in range.

Morale Morale: All friendly units start a battle with 1 point of armor. Does not stack.

Mortar Mortar: Its shots also cause 50% damage to the units within a tile/tiles range around the target unit.

One Shot One-Shot: Is removed from battle after attacking. Dies when battle is lost.

Poison Poison: 50% chance of poisoning unit it attacks. Poisoned units lose 1 HP every turn.

Power Shot Power Shot: Ignores defensive skills and terrain.

Rally Rally: All friendly units start a battle with extra % attack and defense bonus. This ability does not stack.

Rapid Deployment Rapid Deployment: Starts the battle in a random field on the map. Acts before any other unit.

Reactive Armor Reactive Armor: Cannot take more than 3-4 damage per attack, depending on the unit.

Recharge Recharge: Fires every other turn only.

Secret Identity Secret Identity: Ignores first damage and transforms into a copy of another unit of your army upon taking damage. Dies instead, if you have no unit left without secret identity.

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