This is my first battle, so bear with me.
Saladin, defender of the Islamic faith during the Crusades.
Trajan, the wise Roman Emperor who carved much of the Roman Empire.
Note: This will be a 5-on-5 battle.
|Short Range||Khanjar Dagger|
|Long Range||Recurve Bow|
|Armor||Shield, Mamluk helmet|
|Armor||Chainmail, galea helmet, scutum shield|
Trajan and two other men are in a camp sharpening their swords when a scout returns. He says their are approaching Arabs coming. The troops get ready and Saladin, on horseback, and his troops enter the camp. Saladin sees two men preparing the Scorpion. He draws his Recurve Bow, and shoots one of them down. . The Scorpion is fired, taking down Saladin's horse. Two Romans throw their Pilums at Saladin's troops. One of them kills a soldier . The other soldiers dives out of the way. Saladin and the soldiers charge at the camp, with Saladin firing his bow again, killing another Roman soldier . Trajan retreats, with Saladin in pursuit.
Trajan's men retreat into a forest. They set up an ambush. As Saladin's troops come closer, one of the Roman pops out and impales a Muslim with his gladius . He retreats further as a troop with a War Hammer runs after him. The troop throws his war hammer, causing the Roman to fall. As he gets up he is killed by a Scimitar . He turns around and and is ambushed by a Roman with a Dolabra. Saladin's soldier is hit in the chest three times, killing him . As he returns to fight with Trajan, he is watched by Saladin.
Trajan and a Muslim are fighting, and the latter is about to win until the other Roman comes and kills him . Saladin then shoots him with his last Recurve bow arrow . Saladin pulls out his scimitar and Trajan pulls out his gladius. He tries to strike at Trajan but it is blocked by his shield. Saladin and Trajan continue to fight, and Saladin manages to hit Trajan in the helmet. Trajan drops the shield, and Saladin presses, slasing Trajan in the cheek. Trajan falls to ground, and Saladin finishes him off with a strike to the neck . Saladin then yells in victory.