| Thorakitai Argyraspides|
|Unit type||Sword Infantry|
|Line of sight|
|Created at||Noble Residence|
|Prerequisites||Level 2 Reforms|
|Upgrades from||Basilikoi Peltastai|
Stats and characteristics:
Strong armor and/or health. slight Armor piercing bonus. Very expensive.
Historically, the Thorakitai Argyraspides were branch of the elite Argyraspides corps. However, instead of being traditional phalangites they were organized and equipped in a mix of Roman, Celtic and Parthian style. As heavy shock infantry their role was to disrupt the enemy formation.