Our Shield Unicorns represent courage and we are the most courageous army in the WORLD! Our shield bears the unicorn. We have a strong templar's shield invincible because of the strong steel it is made of.
Armor Our knights have armor that can protect them from heavy blows and keep them safe in dangerous battles. Some of our armor includes thousands of tiny metal rings that are linked together. Ours is rolled in sand so that it does not rust and stays clean.
Chain Mail Our chain mail protects our knights from the sword that you use on your manor. Our knights also wear padded vests over and under the chain mail for extra protection for many of YOUR weapons
Helmets Our knights also wear helmets over the already safe and protecting chain mail and padded caps, just for added safety. Our knights heads will always be safe! Our helmets also have protection for the nose, called nasals Some of our helmets completely cover the head so you cant take down our knights. .
Armor Our manor also uses plate armor that has moving joints that cover the body and allow the limbs to move freely and easily. This armor is also very comfortable so our knights can move and defeat YOUR manor.
The misty lake manor castle The misty lake manor would win the battle because of the large moat surrounding it. Notice the large moat Because we have firewood, if YOU have a moat, we can: A. Make makeshift boats to get across. B. Build a bridge to get across YOUR moat. DUH DUH DUH!
The misty lake manor castle Our castle is made of completely stone making it impossible to burn Our knights will not be killed because we have walls with small slits to shoot out of but no one can shoot in
Misty Lake Manor Castle On top of our very high walls we have look outs. Our look outs contain cannons and gun powder, so that we can spot and execute any invaders coming. We have murder holes in our castle where we pour burning water and sand on YOUR attackers! Our castle is a gun fort, so it can withstand cannons and guns.
Veronica’s Veil From the Pope, we have received the wipe that washed the face of Jesus as he was dying on the cross. When his face was wiped, it left an imprint of his face on the wipe. It is holy and cures the blind and brings back the dead. Therefore, we can bring back our soldiers from the dead so we never run out of soldiers.
The Bones of Jesus With these bones and Lord Aliena’s support people from our manor with are guaranteed
Weapons In misty lake manor we have many different deadly weapons that are shown are the next slides. Some of them include: Templars sword Greek fire Sharp points Trebuchet catapults Giant crossbows Long lances Cannons Striking axes Maces and flails
Templar’s Sword This sword is light enough to be used with only one hand so are soldiers do not get worn out or tired easily. This sword also has a long handle and a sharp blade This sword can break through skin and snap bone all the way through to the other side of someone’s body, causing people to die instantly
Greek Fire Burning liquid that we use to set fire to attack your attacker towers! It’s very difficult to put out! It can even burn ferociously on water! Ha! It sticks to anything it comes in contact with including people.
Sharp Points Smaller, lighter swords with very sharp points. Slim enough to slip through gaps in enemy’s armor and helmet. Causes terrible injuries to his joints and head. These can even pierce armor!
Trebuchet Catapults Sling at one end and a weight at the other end and worked like a giant catapult. It can hurl missiles weighing as much as 600 lbs. The same weight as a cow!
Giant Crossbows: Ballistas Shot huge, iron-tipped arrows over distances up to 1,300 ft. Easy to move around and do not take up very much space. A single arrow could go through several people in one shot.
Longbows They can fire arrows right through armor.
Pikes and Halbreds Our Infantry form walls of deadly spikes by standing close together and pointing their pikes and halberds outward. This forces knights to get off their horses and fight on foot.
Long Lances A long wooden pole with a sharp metal tip at one end. Used on horseback. Allows us to attack your soldiers without having to get off the horse or get too close.
Cannons We use these to fire stone/iron balls. Fired using gunpowder. Packed into cannon and the cannon ball was put on top of it. When the gunpowder was lit, it caused it to explode and force the cannon ball out of the cannon at high speed.
Striking axes Our soldiers use these to bring your soldiers down from short, up close distances and long, far away distances. We can use them while on horseback or when we are walking. If YOUR knights come at ours from the mountains we can attack YOU from the ground using our long handled pollaxes.
Maces and flails We use short metal sticks with a heavy metal end that can crush your knights body even if he is wearing protective armor. These are called maces. Flails are metal sticks with heavy, metal, spiky balls at the end. The deadly ball at the end is attached by a 1 foot chain. Our flails can spear through your knights armor, crush the bones, and kill your knight.
Supplies List Horses- we have very large horses breed especially for our knights. They are strong and 2X bigger than the average horse. Our horses are INDEVINSIBLE. Food- cows, lambs, pigs, and chickens. Fruit and vegetables. Water Rain barrels- to collect rain to drink. Tents to protect us from the rain. Saddles and armor for our horses. Shoes for our horses- when we put on their shoes, we leave sharp nail heads sticking out to injure foot soldiers who get in the WAY! Armor for the knights. Medical Monks- they have medicine for sickness and wounds to take care of injured or sick soldiers. They are very skilled and are the most renown doctors in the medieval world. Wood to make fire Weapons- for both hunting and fighting.
lines of defense We have: Knights- highly trained, mounted, and armored Heavy Cavalry-armed with lances and hand weapons Important part of battles. Highly, highly trained! They are the difference between victory and defeat They will crush YOUR Infantry formation Light cavalry-lighter armed and armored men. Use javelins/ missled weapons (bows/crossbows) Infantry- we have foot soldiers trained in many different areas such as ones with spears and bows
Communication We have many signals of communication Musical Signals Audible Commands Messages
Siege Strategy #1 When we send our soldiers to attack another town we disguise themas common folk, sending them in serf clothing riding horses with sacks on their backs (containing all of the weapons). The soldiers, disguised as serfs, will sneak into YOUR castle and lead in an ambush. Minutes after, our second and third line of offense are sent in to help take over the castle and kill any other defending soldiers that have not run away yet.
Strategy #2 We breach walls and doorways. We use weapons to get through the walls such as: Stone throwing machines Battering Ram Battering Ram Stone Throwing Machine
Strategy #3 We tunnels under the walls of YOUR castle This allows us to gain access to the interior of the manor or… Allows us to collapse YOUR defensive walls
Strategy #4 We can get over the walls of your castle! We can use scaling ladders and belfries (mobile wooden towers) to climb over the castle walls onto the interior.
Strategy #5+6 Biological Warfare We catapult dead and diseased animals into defende fortresses to spread disease Psychological Warfare- We help weaken the will of defenders. We make threats/ promises/terrorize defenders. Ex. Mutilating or executing hostage, or by using throwing machines to throw fire, or human heads/ other body parts to the opposing team’s camp.
Battle Startegy #7 We have so many soldiers. If you attacked us, we would send a secret 4th line of defense to attack YOUR manor. We would be successful because all of YOUR soldiers are at our manor attempting to attack us. And so we would takeover YOUR castle. And once they lost the battle against our manor YOU would have nowhere to go.
Battle Strategy #8 We are going to sneak into YOUR manor and burn your barns and crops. We will poison YOUR water flowing through your manor, and any streams and wells nearby, therefore you will have no water to drink. You will have no cavalry because all your horses will be DEAD because we burned YOUR barns. Your will have no food or water, so you will die. We will barricade the gates of the manor so You can’t get out!
Battle Strategy #9 Camaflouge! Our soldiers camaflougetheir fine armor with mud and leaves to help them blend in with their surrondings. You will NEVER know when we are coming!!
We drive stakes in the ground between us and YOUR horses, so if your horses try to jump over them to get us, their stomachs will be PIERCED! Battle Strategy #10
Some of Our Knights Godfrey de Bouillon- a French knight who later became a king. Bertrand de Guesclin- an outstanding military leader and an experienced fighter who won many of his battles Rodrigo de Vivar- he was called “the lord” because he was good to his soldiers and he never lost a battle. King Richard I- He was called “Richard the lionheart” because of his bravery and skill. King Richard I Godfrey de Bouillon
Some of Our Knights William Marshall- had many wins and the king gave him lots of land and castles making him one of the most powerful nobles. Prince Edward- he was feared by his enemies because he was such a good commander. His 7,000 soldiers beat the 18,000 enemies. Simon de Montfort- Famous for his ruthless persecution of enemies. He is famous for destroying castles, ransacking towns, and killing thousands of men, women, and children. Bouciciat- a knight so agile that it was said that he had the ability to jump onto his horse and to turn a somersault in a full suit of armor. William Marshall Simon de Montfort
Chivalry Our knights here at misty lake manor have very high standards. For example our knights are: Brave Loyal Generous Truthful The knights at misty lake are all this and more and because they are respectful they should be respected.
Why should we win? We have great protective armor and barriers Our castle is well equipped for attacks and can keep you out no matter what We have some precious relics that will grant us the power to win We have lots of unique weapons and torture devices We have several out of the box strategies that should ensure our success We have plenty of undefeated and famous knights We have a highly trained, strong army. We are the most courageous army in the world, shown by our unicorn shield of defense