Barracks are the earliest military building available in Age of Empires and allow players to train infantry units for combat. The Barracks is also the prerequisite for building later military buildings such as, the Archery Range, Siege Workshop, Stable, and Academy.
Researching Architecture from the Government Center increases the Barracks' Hit Points up to 420 and decreases its building time.
- Macedonian units are four times more resistant to conversion.
- Roman buildings costs 15% less resources to build.
- Note: Legion prerequires Fanaticism to become enabled