Battle System MechanicsHeavy cavalry squadrons are units that consist of a hundred and fifty brave soldiers, usual nobles in state-run armies and rich mercenaries in private military companies. Both the mounts and the soldiers who ride on them are clad in heavy armor and the warriors tend to wield lances, spears, sabers, and other melee weapons that suit their demands.
Great in melee combat
Excellent for flanking
High upkeep costs
Difficult to acquire
Armed and on horseback, 'tis a wonderful way to live.
Heavy cavalry units are also good at running down fleeing opponents and their pursuing skill is trumped only by the light cavalry's.