Does thumb ring affect skirmishers?
Actually Thumb Ring doesn't affect skirmisher accuracy (it's already 100%). It does affect everyone else, though, in the manner described by Atruejedi. Thumb Ring also increases the rate of fire of archer units by 10-20%, depending on the unit. (It's 15% for arbalests, for instance, but only 10% for war wagons.)
Does thumb ring affect slingers?
Slingers do far less overkill. Fire faster and as such pose a bigger threat. Needless to say they are effected by ballistics and thumb ring (But only for accuracy).
Does thumb ring affect hand cannoneers?
It has no effect on gunpowder units such as Hand Cannoneers, Jannisaries and Conquistadors and has very little effect on Skirmishers and War Wagons because they have 95/100% base accuracy.
What is a thumb ring in archery?
A thumb ring is a piece of equipment designed to protect the thumb during archery. This is a ring of leather, stone, horn, wood, bone, antler, ivory, metal, ceramics, plastic, or glass which fits over the end of the thumb, coming to rest at the outer edge of the outer joint.
Does chemistry affect archers?
Chemistry is a technology in Age of Empires II available at the University upon reaching the Imperial Age. It increases the attack of most projectile (e.g. archers) and siege units (except rams) as well as Castles, Town Centers, and towers by +1.
Do skirmishers count as archers?
Unit evolution The Skirmisher is an anti-archer ranged unit in Age of Empires II that can be trained at the Archery Range. Skirmishers are similar to the Slinger in Age of Empires.
Does ballistics affect Arambai?
However, it is more akin to the Cavalry Archer, as it has the same Rate of Fire and frame delay. However, the Arambai is comparatively frail (lacking two armor upgrades), slightly cheaper, and affected by Ballistics.