Welcome to the battlefield of antiquity with an Amazon twist. If you are tired of sword and spear game play, this mod will show you an ancient world filled with surprises with so many battlefield contraptions and variations of strategy...

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Amazon Double Bow
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roman9441
roman9441 May 12 2015, 12:26am says:

Does it mean it will shoot 2 arrow at at time ?

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Double-Bow

which is in use by many units in the Amazon factions in this mod. This is a weapon appeared in ancient Hindu as well as Persian manuscripts. The deployment of such weapon is perhaps much more ancient than the date of the manuscripts. The primary advantage of the double-bow is to allow archers with shorter arms (or equestrian with confined space such as on the horseback or on a chariot) to achieve parity against bow of longer draw. The simple physics is that the longer the draw of the bow, the faster and farther the arrow (or missile) will go. The other way to make the missile to go faster with shorter draw is to add more poundage onto the bow. As the poundage increases, however, the limbs and the bowstring will go through much faster rate of wear and tear and therefore break down much more frequently. The archer shooting higher poundage bow will also get tired quicker in battle than an archer pulling two strings (of lesser poundage) twice. So the Double-Bow, or the Double Draw Bow is introduced as a solution.

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