Tibetan are a monk civilization
Relic are very important for Tibetan because they increase monk conversion range and Dob dob armor.
Gompa is a fortified monastery who fire arrow and train monk and dob dob an unique unit who are weak but cheap and resistant to conversion and have an attack bonus against eagle warrior and light cavalry
Tibetan also have a regular unique unit the Rtakhrab Pai’dpung, a steppe lancer like cavalry
Tibetan have an economic start with a yak and in the castle age their monk cost less gold.
Tibetans lack many imperial age blacksmith upgrade (they wore only chainmail and wood are scarce for metallurgy on the Tibetan plateau) but have an unique tech who give them +1 armor in imperial age.
Start with one Yak
Monk available at the feudal age (monk convert much more slowly in the Feudal Age)
Monastery replaced by Gompa
Relic give 1 range to conversion for monk (max 5, but they lack Block Printing technology)
Loom apply for monk and Dob dob
Conscription apply for monk (lore : there is a tradition to send one children per family to the monastery and ancient Tibet have a very high proportion of monk in the population)
Team Bonus: Relics generate stone in addition to gold
Gompa : a fortified monastery, like a krepost but with monastery technology and can trained monk and Dob dob. They give +10 population (+20 with UT : Butter tea). Unit can be garrisoned in (10 units, 20 units with UT : Butter tea). Monk and Dob dob garrisoned in Gompa can fire arrow. Like the Dungeon of the Sicilian it’s armor, attack and HP increase with the age. Cannot be converted.
Cost 300 stone and 100 wood
Available at the feudal age.
Dob dob : A warring monk trained at the Gompa. This is an infantry unit like a cheap unit like the karambit warrior, also they are very resistant to conversion. They don’t benefit from armor upgrade but instead they gain +1 armor by relic garrisoned in a gompa (max 5) Also Loom, fervor and Sanctity apply to them.
Technology than can apply to them : Forging, Iron Casting, Blast Furnace, Loom, Sanctity, Fervor, Conscription, Squire, Arson
Available at the castle age. Can be upgraded to elite at the imperial age
Population : 1
Cost : 25 food, 15 gold
Training time : 8 seconds
Hit point : 30, 40 (Elite)
Attack : 7, 8 (Elite)
Attack bonus : +2 vs eagle warrior, +2 vs light cavalry
Melee armor : 0, 1 (Elite)
Pierce armor : 1
Armor class : Infantry, Unique
Speed : 1 (unlike the karambit warrior they benefit also of fervor)
Upgrade 900 food, 900 gold
UU: Rtakhrab Pai’dpung: Steppe Lancer-like unit but as pierce-armored medium cavalry. These Tibetan lancers have a small attack bonus vs infantry and archer units.
UT : Butter tea. Replace a part of the gold cost of monk by a cost of food. Now the monk cost 50 gold and 50 food. Gompa can now garrison 20 units instead of 10. Gompa now give +20 pop instead of 10.
Available at the castle age.
Lore : Butter tea are beverage very popular in the Tibetans monastery
UT : Golden arrow : Rtakhrab Pai’dpung are trained 10% faster, also give them +2/2 armor and +1 attack. Other military unit (except siege and naval unit) gain +1/1 armor (but the tibetans lack imperial armor tech)
Available at the imperial age.
Monastery : all except Block Printing
Blacksmith : Forging, Iron Casting, Scale Mail Armor, Chain Mail Armor, Scale Barding Armor, [Chain Barding Armor, Padded Archer Armor, Leather Archer Armor, Ring Archer Armor
University : They lack : Heated shoot, bombard tower, siege engineer, arrowslits, treadmill crane
Barrack : All except Halberdier and eagle warrior
Stable : All except steppe lancer, camel, elephant. They lack paladin
Archery range : They lack hand cannoneer, elephant archer and arbalester
Dock : They lack imperial age technology
Siege Workshop : They lack : Bombard Cannon, siege elephant, heavy onager
Castle : They lack : Hoardings
Lumber camp : They lack Two man saw
MIll : They lack crop rotation