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Lakota horsemanship enables Cavalry to train faster and inflict increased damage to Walls.
—In-game description

Horsemanship is a Big Button technology in Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs that is unique to the Lakota and can be researched at the Farm. Once researched, cavalry training time is reduced by -33% and damage multiplier against walls is increased by +1.0×.

With the Industrial Age Old Ways Home City shipment, the cost is reduced to 250 coin.


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  • Horsemanship increases the hit points of all cavalry by 10%.

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  • With update 13.12327, Horsemanship decreases cavalry training time by 33% and increases the multiplier that cavalry have against walls by 1.0×.
Big Button technologies in Age of Empires III
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