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Encourage is a generic attribute that virtually every character has. It emanates in a radius around the unit constantly. Some campaign abilities increase the aura size like Settra the Imperishable or Azhag the Slaughterer.


This unit provides a Leadership bonus to nearby allies. Units within both range of a Lord's aura and an encouraging unit will take the larger of the two bonuses.


  • 70m Aura
  • Lords, Heroes, and units with the Encourage attribute provide +4 Leadership within 70m
  • There is a small area of decaying effectiveness beyond this 70m where a unit will get +3, +2 or +1. The moral buff drops 1 leadership every 10m outside 70m.


The ability does not stack, so a unit of Peasant Mob cannot be made to stand to the last man with 19 characters encouraging it.


Rarely, some units have the ability: