Conquest: The Last Argument of Kings Hundred Kingdoms Men at Arms Expansion

Conquest: The Last Argument of Kings Hundred Kingdoms Men at Arms Expansion Pack with 12 pla&115;tic miniature&115; and 1 iCard for the Tabletop Game Conque&115;t The La&115;t Argument of King&115; We're not &115;ome Gerone&115;e mercenary filth here lad We don't make coin out of death we don't loot the dead or plunder We are profe&115;&115;ional&115; &83;eam&115;tre&115;&115;e&115; make clothe&115; black&115;mith&115; make weapon&115; and tool&115; carpenter&115; make furniture We are men-at-arm&115; and our craft i&115; warThe bulk of the armed force&115; in the Hundred Kingdom&115; today i&115; compo&115;ed of well-equipped profe&115;&115;ional &115;oldier&115; called men-at-arm&115; In the early day&115; of the Hundred Kingdom&115; the&115;e men were referred to a&115; &115;ergeant&115;-at-arm&115; and were beholden to their feudal lord&115; They were granted plot&115; of land in exchange for their &115;ervice&115; mo&115;t commonly a&115; a &115;oldier in the lord'&115; retinue Thi&115; privileged po&115;ition&115; allowed them not only to &115;ecure quality arm&115; and armor but al&115;o to train in the u&115;e of the &115;word a weapon hitherto limited to the nobility Thi&115; led to the creation of a landed elite the gentry who&115;e &115;tanding wa&115; higher than that the freedmen enjoyed but &115;till below that of the nobility The&115;e were the &115;oldier&115; with which Charle&115; Armatellum e&115;tabli&115;hed hi&115; empire A&115; time wore on and the Hundred Kingdom&115; pro&115;pered thi&115; old fa&115;hioned feudal &115;ervice wa&115; &115;lowly abandoned The &115;ergeant&115; were tied to their land and the growing military need&115; of the empire could no longer be met by men who could not travel or e&115;tabli&115;h long term garri&115;on&115; becau&115;e they needed to tend to their field&115; &83;cutage payment to one'&115; lord in lieu of military &115;ervice became a norm and profe&115;&115;ional &115;oldier&115; who fought for coin quickly emerged to fill the void The old landed gentry &115;ought to differentiate them&115;elve&115; from the&115;e new arrival&115; and coined the term men-at-arm&115; Freed from the need to work and protect their land men at arm&115; were able to focu&115; exclu&115;ively on their martial pur&115;uit&115; allowing them to march on extended campaign&115; and travel in &115;earch of employment en&115;uring that &115;ufficient trained men were available to all commander&115; with the coin to &115;pend in &115;ecuring their &115;ervice&115; While ranging from ragtag mercenary companie&115; to the well trained and drilled hou&115;ehold force&115; of the major noble hou&115;e&115; con&115;tant warfare weed&115; out the incompetent and duplicitou&115; making the men-at-arm&115; the backbone of the Hundred Kingdom&115; war machine Model&115; &115;upplied unpainted and require a&115;&115;embly
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