Unknown unique Rus unit

Who is this golden masked man and why is he always commanding soldiers? I think he must be something similar to the Khan but I would like to read your thoughts and hopes about him and if you know who exactly is1
2
3


May be a campaign hero.

11 Likes

They should have straight swords before age 4 though.

1 Like

That’s a campaign unit, looks like a hero.
The photo is a Cumman horseman, probably representing the Rus Cavalry Archers.

1 Like

That depends, early sabres started to appearing in 13th century already so its correct

1 Like

Not for infantry though.