With the Byzantines, Turks, Persians, the Saracens are one of the civilizations belonging to the Middle Eastern culture. Their major advantage is their stronger Cavalary Archers and the naval units. Their foot archers have +1 attack bonus versus enemy buildings, and cavalary archers +3 bonus. Their war galleys have 2 times attack speed. Therefore, they are a very strong army in destroying buildings using long-range units. Their unique unit is the Mameluke, a special camel unit that throws scimitars. They are very good against other cavalry types but are very expensive.