Edward the Black Prince

Edward the Black Prince - Evony General Builds

Edward the Black Prince – “A famous commander in the Hundred Years War.”

Edward the Black Prince – Details

  • Base Stats1
  • Leadership: 111 B | 8.96 G
  • Attack: 109 B | 8.39 G
  • Defense: 116 B | 8.83 G
  • Politics: 93 B | 7.94 G
  • Base Power: 13,568
  • Cost: 38,000,000 Gold
  • Region: Europe
  • Ascended: No
  • 1B = Base Stat | G = Growth Rate
  • Availability
  • Tavern
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Is Edward the Black Prince a good general in Evony?

This Evony General is best suited for Ranged PvP. However, even here he is quite lowly ranked. Additionally, 26% of his ranged attack is tied up in the final specialty which is expensive to max out.

He can also be used as an Evony Sub City General but there are also better options here.

Edward the Black Prince – Special Skill

An Evony General’s Special Skill is always active and requires no development. Read the description carefully to ensure it is having the impact that you expect.

Rain of Arrows

Increases your ranged troops’ attack by 25% and reduces enemy mounted troops’ attack by 15% when General is leading the army.

Edward the Black Prince – Specialities

These skills are unlocked once the Evony General reaches level 25. They can be expensive to develop, requiring Gems and Runestones. Read our Evony General Guide for more details.

Ranged Troop Assault

  • Ranged Troop Attack +10%
  • Ranged Troop HP +10%


  • Enemy Troop HP -10%

Ranged Troop Ares

  • Ranged Troop Attack +10%
  • Ranged Troop HP +10%
  • Ranged Troop Defense +10%

Battle of Poitiers

  • Ranged Troop Attack +26%
  • Ranged Troop HP +26%

Edward the Black Prince – Builds

The below builds outline which skill books and equipment refines you should use depending on your requirements.

Ranged PvP

This build is ideal for players who are very range heavy. It sacrifices everything in favor of ranged attack whilst also topping up ranged troop HP and Defense via equipment refines.

This build will ensure you do maximum damage, especially in the early game when players are quite mounted heavy. You can alternatively swap March Size for Ranged Troop HP if you want to give your Ranged troops a bit more durability.

  • Skill Books:
  • Lvl 4 Ranged Troop Attack – Ranged Attack +25%
  • Lvl 4 Ranged Troop Range Bonus – Ranged Troop Range +100
  • Lvl 4 March Size – March Size +12%
  • Equipment Refines:
  • Bow – Ranged Troop Attack % x4
  • Armor – Ranged Troop Defense % x4
  • Boots – Ranged Troop Defense % x4
  • Helmet – Ranged Troop HP % x4
  • Leg Armor – Ranged Troop HP % x4
  • Ring – Ranged Troop Attack % x4

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