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Riding is a tier one technology that unlocks the Rider, a unit with more movement but less defence than the Warrior. The Oumaji and Aquarion tribes start with Riding.

For Aquarion, Riding unlocks the Amphibian, a special unit that replaces the Rider, and movement on shallow water.

For Cymanti, Riding unlocks the Hexapod, an agile, high-attack, but low-health special unit that replaces the Rider.

Riding's branches in the technology tree are focused on "destructive aspects."[1]


  1. Midjiwan (20 Apr 2021). DevBlog: Balance Pass 1. Steam. “Thematically, Clear Forest fits well with the destructive aspects of the Riding branch (Disband ability, Clear Forest, Burn Forest)...”