Tariq ibn Ziyad is a legendary commander in Rise of Kingdoms. He is based on the historical figure who led the Muslim conquest of the Iberian Peninsula in 711 AD.
In the game, Tariq ibn Ziyad is an infantry commander who excels as a rally leader in both KvK and Ark of Osiris situations. He has skills that provide him with a massive direct damage factor, an infantry defense Bonus, and a solid rage reduction against opponents.
KVK / ARK / BOTH
PRIMARY / SECONDARY
Best Infantry Garrison Equipment Sets in Rise of Kingdoms
All accessories can be changed around freely depending on the current fighting situation. Whether you’re being rallied with troop swarms, rally versus garrison with no troop swarm, or just swarmed by troops. Switch the accessories according to your specific situation.
Pakal is the best secondary in the current meta cause it provides additional tankiness and great anti-swarm ability for your rally.
Sargon is a great secondary because he provides a ton of additional stats to boost your infantry attack, health, and defense.
Tariq ibn Ziyad Skills
In Rise of Kingdoms, Tariq ibn Ziyad earned a brilliant reputation by defeating the Visigoths at the Battle of Guadalete and conquering their kingdom (present-day Spain)! He is equipped with some amazing skills that include high dps, an infantry defense bonus, and a rage reduction on the enemy. This makes him a great infantry rally lead option for not only tanking rallies but also providing a nice counter to the current meta garrison with Zenobia.
Victory or Death
Deals direct damage to the target (damage factor 2200). If this commander’s troop is surrounded, this skill deals extra damage to the target (damage factor 300)
When attacking cities or strongholds, infantry units led by this commander get a 10% increase in defense and each normal attack has a 30% chance to reduce the target’s attack by 10% for the next 3 seconds. This effect can trigger once every 8 seconds.
Troops led by this Commander deal 5% more damage and have a 10% chance to reduce the target’s rage by 40 for 3 seconds. This effect can trigger once every 8 seconds.
Damage Bonus: 5% / 7% / 9% / 12% / 15%
Rage Reduction: 40 / 50 / 60 / 70 / 80
Keen Berber Blade
Deals direct damage to the target (damage factor 2500). If this commander’s squad is surrounded, this skill deals additional direct damage to the target (damage multiplier = 300 x number of surrounding enemies, maximum 900).