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Units : Peasant | Militia | Footman | Rifleman | Knight | Priest | Sorceress
Gyrocopter | Mortar Team | Steam Tank | Gryphon Rider | Water Elemental
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Mechanical flying machine flown by a Dwarven pilot.

Level: 2
Cost: 220 60 2
Unit Type: Mechanical
Attack Type: Siege/Pierce
Weapon Type: Missile/Instant
Armor Type: Medium
Armor: 2 (8*)
Ground Attack: 20 avg
(26 avg*)

*(#) = Stats when fully upgraded
Air Attack: 27.5 avg
(38 avg*)
Cooldown: 2.5/1
Hit Points: 350
Health Regeneration: No
Mana: None
Mana Regeneration: N/A
Range: Melee/50
Day Sight: 180
Night Sight: 110
Speed: Fast (320)
Build Time: 25
Trained At: Workshop
Requirements: None
Zeppelin
Carries:
None
Production Hot Key: G

Gyrocopters have two main purposes: to scout, and to attack air units. If someone is making a lot of air units, use Gyrocopters to attack them. Upgrade the Gyrocopter to enhance it with more damage.

Gyrocopters also act as detectors for invisible units.

Gryocopter Counters
Read Air Units.

True Sight (Passive)
Reveals nearby invisible units.
Research Cost Researched At Requirements
None Always Available None

Gyrocopter Bombs
Allows Gyrocopters to attack land units.
Research Cost Researched At Requirements Upgrade Time
150 100 Workshop Castle 60 sec.

Black Gunpowder
Increases the ranged attack damage of Riflemen, Mortar Teams, Steam Tanks, and Gyrocopters.
Research Cost Researched At Requirements Upgrade Time
100 50 Blacksmith None 60 sec.

Refined Gunpowder
Further increases the ranged attack damage of Riflemen, Mortar Teams, Steam Tanks, and Gyrocopters.
Research Cost Researched At Requirements Upgrade Time
250 100 Blacksmith Keep 75 sec.

Imbued Gunpowder
Further increases the ranged attack damage of Riflemen, Mortar Teams, Steam Tanks, and Gyrocopters.
Research Cost Researched At Requirements Upgrade Time
400 150 Blacksmith Castle 90 sec.

Iron Plating
Increases the armor of Militia, Footmen, Knights, Gyrocopters, and Steam Tanks.
Research Cost Researched At Requirements Upgrade time
125 75 Blacksmith None 60 sec.

Steel Plating
Increases the armor of Militia, Footmen, Knights, Gyrocopters, and Steam Tanks.
Research Cost Researched At Requirements Upgrade Time
200 125 Blacksmith Keep 75 sec.

Mithril Plating
Increases the armor of Militia, Footmen, Knights, Gyrocopters, and Steam Tanks.
Research Cost Researched At Requirements Upgrade Time
275 175 Blacksmith Castle 90 sec.

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