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Martial Prowess is an ability innate on most High Elves units.

High Elves excel as warriors, having trained in martial disciplines for the equivalent of many men's lifetimes.


  • Type: Augment
  • Duration: Constant
  • Target: Self
  • Disabled if: Hitpoints less than 50% base
  • +2 Melee attack
  • +12 Melee defence


All High Elf units except monstrous units (or units with no Elves in them) such as:


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This ability encourages the High Elves to keep their units healthy, focusing on the use of healing, support, or protection spells in battle. It massively favors a defensive boost, so your units can weather the initial onslaught of an enemy well, but will lose effectiveness the longer they are in combat.

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