The armies fluff is Nordland based (possibly some sort of Manaan cult list maybe, its still a WIP) but the amry itself is generic empire at this stage.
Why should knights not be 8 strong?
I have few state troops at the moment due to time/cash constraints. I also dont like spearmen but as I have 18 painted up...
I mean balanced as in not gimped. Im not to bothered about making an uber killy list.
I dont like having mounted characters in infantry regiments, it doesnt look right to me. He has the holy relic just to ensure that he doesnt get killed.
I just dont like caddies. If I keep keeping massacred becasue of the lack of them then I will field one but as it is Ill see what happens.
Maybe I should rephrase my original question, which list provides a better core army, bearing in mind that I will be getting another large regiemtn of swordsmen at some point.
Dont mind me Im only an