"Short-ranged tower that excels at eliminating large hordes of units."

Levels Edit

General Information Edit

  • The Machine Gun is a tower that shoots multiple guns and is effective at destroying groups of units, especially infantry.
  • The Machine Gun starts out as the Redoubt at Levels 1 & 2 and becomes the Machine Gun at Level 3 and up.
  • Heavy Cavalry can destroy the Redoubt effectively as the Redoubt struggles against cavalry.
  • As of update v2.0.x, Machine Guns can attack airplanes.

Visuals Edit

  • In the level 4 Machine Gun tower the man in the tower is using a U.S-made Browning 30 cal. Machine gun (or the M1917 Browning Machine gun as it is normally called)

Defensive strategies Edit


Age Number Available
Gunpowder Age2
Enlightenment Age 3
Industrial Age
Global Age 4
Atomic Age 5
Cold War Age
Level Build Cost Gold icon Citizens Required Citizen Upgrade Time Clock XP Gain Exp Damage /Sec. Damage Range Range HP Health icon Age Unlocked
11,400,00042d1,6307272,665Gunpowder Age
24,500,0004d2,385784,300Enlightenment Age
37,000,00012d4,3651044,900Industrial Age
49,000,00014d4,7501205,400Global Age
510,500,0001567,025Atomic Age
612,400,00015d4,9352029,135Cold War Age

Boosts Edit

The Citadels Technology at the Library confers these bonuses to the Redoubt:

  • Chapter 2: Increases Redoubt health by 20%.
  • Chapter 4: Increases Redoubt damage by 20%.

The Radar Technology at the Library confers these bonuses to the Machine Gun Tower:

  • Chapter 3 : Machine Gun Towers connected to the City Center by Roads have +15% attack. 

The research of Emperor Haile Selassie in the University also confers the following bonuses to Machine Gun:

  • Machine Gun Damage: Increase 6% damage per each skill level researched. (5 levels)
  • Machine Gun Upgrade Cost: Reduce 4% upgrade cost per each skill level researched. (5 levels)
  • Machine Gun Hitpoints: Increase 6% hitpoints per each skill level researched. (5 levels)