Hmmm... a ballista's attack = 450 and an archer's attack = 120, so a ballista is roughly worth about 4 archers. transports carry 5000 load, while a worker carries 200. So a tranport is worth about 250 workers.
Originally Posted by Thranq
I'm not sure about this... you can send archers and workers, but you're going to need some warriors, pikes and swords to form a rainbow (so your archers don't get wiped out). You also have to worry about the Lvl 1 NPC's 1000 traps, so you need some warriors to clean them out.
I'm still learning about combat mechanics, so I'm not the best person to give advice. I think that you're going to take some losses without ballistas.
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