Even without spy satellites, GPRS, computers and guns with silencers, your medieval intelligence can be quite effective. The training and developing of more and more advanced spying techniques is quite expensive and sometimes painful when your investment gets caught and impaled by the gates of the enemy capital. However it is all worth it when things do go as planned and your spy sends his reports successfully with the vital information on the enemy. It is absolutely imperative to have good spies since the best defense is offence!

Improves the spies.
Gives access to the unit spy.
Gives information about the other players by Rumors.


  • Level 1: The unit spy, rumors may be used.

The levels of Espionage and Border outposts are compared:

  • When the levels are equal the chance for success is 50%.
  • When there is 1 level difference the chance of success is 75%.
  • When there are 2 levels difference the chance of success is 100%.


  • Formula 1

Base price:

  • 700gold

Necessary technologies:

  • Level 1 Border outposts

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