Metallurgy is a technology in Age of Empires that can be researched at the Storage Pit once the Iron Age is reached and Metalworking is researched. Once researched, it increases the attack of all melee units by +3. Metallurgy is required to upgrade Heavy Cavalry to Cataphracts.
Age of Empires Edit
- Babylonians: Cannot research Metallurgy.
Definitive Edition Edit
- Babylonians: Metallurgy added to the technology tree.
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|Woodworking* · Stone Mining* · Gold Mining · Domestication · Artisanship* · Wheel · Plow · Craftsmanship* · Coinage · Irrigation|
|* also military technologies for ranged units|
|Melee units||Toolworking · Metalworking · Metallurgy · Leather Armor Infantry · Scale Armor Infantry · Chain Mail Infantry · Bronze Shield · Iron Shield · Tower Shield · Logistics · Aristocracy · Leather Armor Cavalry · Scale Armor Cavalry · Chain Mail Cavalry · Nobility|
|Ranged units||Leather Armor Archers · Scale Armor Archers · Chain Mail Archers · Siegecraft · Engineering · Alchemy · Ballistics|
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