Hoplites are Darknut light infantry armed with spears.
Darknut Hoplites were low-level soldiers that only underwent minimal training as opposed to becoming a lifelong member of the Legion. Rather they served as city guards, national patrols and emergency reinforcements to back up armies during wartime.
- Long Reach: bonus damage to cavalry, immune to charges.
- Darknut Shield: resistant to arrow fire.
- Garrison: free upkeep when stationed at city.