In history, Michael VIII
was the Byzantine emperor and founder of the Palaiologan dynasty
, which lasted for almost two centuries. And now, he came to Evony
as an Epic Historic General
who is good at being a Market Officer
in the game. Please read this article to learn Michael VIII's Story, Special Skill, Specialty, access, and the details of Market Duty.
The General Story of Michael VIII
In the 13th century, the once mighty Constantinople fell, and the Byzantine Empire teetered on the brink of being replaced by the Latin Empire. It was during this tumultuous era that a great emperor emerged, altering the course of history. He was Michael VIII, the Emperor of Nicaea.
Upon ascending to the Nicaean throne, Michael VIII displayed an awe-inspiring ambition to revive the Byzantine Empire. He launched the Nicaean-Latin War, showcasing his strategic brilliance and military prowess on the plains of Pelagonia, where he decisively defeated the formidable Latin coalition. Following this victory, he personally led his forces to recapture Constantinople, putting an end to the reign of the Latin Empire and marking a turning point in history.
Crowned as the Byzantine Emperor, Michael VIII implemented sweeping political and civic reforms that led to a period of prosperity and rejuvenation for the Byzantine Empire. His reign saw the rebirth of Constantinople University, laying a robust foundation for the Palaiologan Renaissance.
Michael VIII extended the Byzantine Empire's millennial legacy, pulling it from the brink of collapse to a period of renaissance. His reign is remembered as one of the greatest in Byzantine history.
The Special Skill of Michael VIII
Increases in-city ground troops and mounted troops' attack and defense by 25% and in-city ground troops and mounted troops' HP by 30% when the General is the Market Officer.
1※ – When the General is the Market Officer, in-city Ground Troop and Mounted Troop Defense and HP +20%
2※ – When the General is the Market Officer, Construction Speed +10%, In-city Ground Troop and Mounted Troop Attack +15%
3※ – When the General is the Market Officer, Enemy Ranged Troop Attack -30% and Defense -20%
4※ – When the General is the Market Officer, In-Rally Ground Troop and Mounted Troop Attack, Defense, and HP +20%
5※ – When the General is the Market Officer, Ground Troop, and Mounted Troop Attack +15% and HP +20%
Max Level Specialty of Michael VIII
How to Access Michael VIII
During St. Martin's Day Celebration, Evony has been opening the King's Party event.
You need to participate in this event and level up your party cake by purchasing basic Gems.
If your party cake reaches level 9, you can claim General Michael VIII on the event page.