Heavy Infantry armed with a feathered spear. Good against cavalry and buildings.
—In-game description

The Plumed Spearman is a melee heavy infantry in Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition that is unique to the Incas and can be trained at the War Hut and Stronghold. It is a strong, cost-effective anti-cavalry melee infantry.

Overview[edit | edit source]

Upgrades[edit | edit source]

Age Upgrade Cost Effect
Ages fortress.jpg
Elite infantry.png Elite Plumed Spearmen 200 wood,
100 coin
Upgrades Plumed Spearmen to Elite (+25% hit points and attack)
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Champion infantry.png Champion Plumed Spearmen 400 wood,
200 coin
Upgrades Plumed Spearmen to Champion (+25% hit points and attack); requires Elite Plumed Spearmen
Imperial Age
Legendary infantry.png Legendary Plumed Spearmen 1,500 wood,
1,500 coin
Upgrades Plumed Spearmen to Legendary (+50% hit points and attack); requires Champion Plumed Spearmen

Further statistics[edit | edit source]

As the Plumed Spearman is unique to the Incas, only technologies that they have access to are shown in the following table:

Home City Cards[edit | edit source]

As the Plumed Spearman is unique to the Incas, only their cards and other civilizations' TEAM cards are shown in the following tables:

Changelog[edit | edit source]

Definitive Edition[edit | edit source]

  • Originally, the Plumed Spearman had 44 siege damage. With update 5208, they have 42 siege damage.

History[edit | edit source]

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