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Allow me to introduce myself. I am one of the Empire's Elite Hunters... And I've been sent for your head.

–The Elite Hunters of the United Cities.

Elite Hunters are the United Cities special forces. They are usually sent out to take down high value targets - these include anyone with sufficiently poor enough relations with the Empire or the Trader's Guild.

Unlike other Empire units, they are identified by their unique names rather than their rank. They will, however, identify themselves as Elite Hunters before attacking their targets.

In addition to their excellent gear, they have superb combat stats and can generally wipe the floor with lesser foes.

It is advised not to draw their attention until you are ready for them.

Luckily, they only assault the player in small groups, and wield katanas with poor armour penetration.

They wear [High] armour (15% chance of [Specialist]) and have weapons manufactured by Skeleton Smiths and Edgewalkers.

This character can colour armour and clothing due to a colour scheme attached. The colour is different from the faction's color as it is attached to this character rather than the faction.


Attributes Level
Strength 75
Toughness 75
Dexterity 75
Perception 1

Combat Skills Level
Melee Attack, Melee Defence 75
Dodge, Martial Arts 7.5

Weapon Skills Level
Blunt, Hackers, Heavy, Katanas, Polearms, Sabres 75

Ranged Skills Level
Turrets 75
Crossbows 1
Precision Shooting 75

Thievery Skills Level
Stealth, Lockpicking, Thievery 1
Assassination 37.5

Athletic Skills Level
Athletics, Swimming 75

Science Skills Level
Field Medic 75
Engineer, Robotics, Science 1

Trade Skills Level
Weapon Smith, Armour Smith, Labouring, Farming, Cooking 1

Stats randomize by 5
The Statistics here are taken from FCS. Skills will be multiplied by the racial multiplier. Players should also be aware that non-player characters also level up while fighting.


A group of Elite Hunters are called to launch an Elite Hunter Assault or Noble's Wrath events against a player's outpost.