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Hand cavalry with a powerful lance attack. Very effective against infantry.
—In-game description

The Llanero is an revolutionary unit in Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition that is available to Gran Colombia. They can be sent by the "Cattle Driver" and "Llaneros" cards, the second allowing the player to train them.

Overview[]

Llaneros are different to Comancheros and others revolutionaries variants, having only a melee attack.

  • Can train Cows, build Livestock Pens, and gather food from livestock.
  • Costs 120 food and uses only 1 population.
  • Have slighlty more hit points (250)
  • They only have a melee attack effective against infantry (2x) instead of being an anti-heavy cavalry
  • Have a slightly worse siege attack (13)

Further statistics[]

Unit strengths and weaknesses
Strong vs. Heavy cavalry, artillery
Weak vs. Heavy infantry, ranged infantry, light cavalry
Improvements
Hit points Comanche Horse Breeding.png Comanche Horse Breeding (+10%)
Cree Tanning.png Cree Tanning (+5%)
Navajo Weaving.png Navajo Weaving (+5%)
Folk Heroes.png Folk Heroes (+20%)
Attack Ranged Cavalry Caracole.png Ranged Cavalry Caracole (+10%)
Smokeless Powder.png Smokeless Powder (+30% siege attack)
Folk Heroes.png Folk Heroes (+20%)
Range Ranged Cavalry Caracole.png Ranged Cavalry Caracole (+2)
Sight Town Watch.png Town Watch (+2)
Ranged Cavalry Caracole.png Ranged Cavalry Caracole (+2)
Speed Comanche Mustangs.png Comanche Mustangs (+10%)
Apache Endurance.png Apache Endurance (+5%)
Creation speed Mass Cavalry.png Mass Cavalry (-35%)
Cheyenne Horse Trading.png Cheyenne Horse Trading (-25%)
Inca Chaquis Messengers.png Incan Chasquis Messengers (-25%)
Folk Heroes.png Folk Heroes (-50%)
Train cost Mapuche Ad-mapu.png Mapuche Ad-mapu (-10% coin cost)

Home City Cards[]

Changelog[]

Definitive Edition[]

In-game dialogue[]

The Llanero reuses the Spanish Hussar dialogue:

  • (Yes)
  • Preparado (Ready)
  • ¿Qué me ordena? (What is my order?)
  • ¡Sí! (Yes!)
  • Lo haré (I’ll do it)
  • Voy a hacerlo (I’m going to do it)
  • ¡Al ataque! (Attack!)
  • ¡A las armas! (To arms!)
  • ¡Sí! (Yes!)

Gallery[]

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