Description

Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians, is best known for repelling viking invasions and expanding Mercia in modern-day England.

She is exclusively obtained from the expedition.


Skills

Commander skill Arrow of Iron.png
Arrow of Iron
Active Skill

Rage Requirement: 1000
Deals damage to up to 5 targets in a forward-facing fan-shaped area, reducing their attack, defence and health for the next 2 seconds.

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Direct Damage Factor: 400 / 500 / 600 / 700 / 800
Attack, Defense, and Health Reduction: 10% / 15% / 20% / 25% / 30%

Commander skill Thunderous Force.png
Thunderous Force
Passive Skill

Troops led by thos commander take less counterattack damage. Their attacks have a 10% chance to influct Slow-down on the target, reducing its cavalry units' march speed and other units' march speed for 3 seconds.

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Counterattack Damage Taken Reduction: 5% / 8% / 11% / 15% / 20%
Cavalry March Speed Reduction: 20% / 25% / 30% / 40% / 50%
Other Unit March Speed Reduction: 10% / 15% / 20% / 25% / 30%

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Synergy
Passive Skill

Troops led by this commander deal increased damage to barbarians [and other neutral units]. Both commanders gain increased experience.

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Bonus Damage to Barbarians: 5% / 10% / 17% / 25% / 35%
Experience Bonus: 5% / 10% / 17% / 25% / 35%

Commander skill Fortress of Mercia.png
Fortress of Mercia
Passive Skill

When this commander leads a rally attack, the rallied troop capacity is increased by 8%. When troops led by this commander consist of 3 or more different unit types, troops gain increased attack.

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Rallied Army Capacity Bonus: 2% / 4% / 6% / 8% / 10%
Bonus Damage (3 Unit Types): 5% / 8% / 11% / 15% / 20%

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Warrior Queen
New Skill: Passive Skill

Deals 20% increased damage to enemy troops when they are affected by Slow-down.

Background

Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians, ruled Mercia in the English Midlands from 911 until her death. Born at the height of the Viking Invasions of England, she grew up in a land at war, fighting a losing battle against Danish conquerors. It is said that Æthelflæd ruled In her husband's place for a decade after he became ill. When he died in 911, Æthelflæd became Myrcna hlædige, ‘Lady of the Mercians". Before her death, she had taken back a large part of England and had more ready to surrender.

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