In this following guide, we will give you some overview of Saladin’s skills, talent tree, and strategy in Rise of Kingdoms. Hopefully, this guide will help new players how to use Saladin and how to maximize his strength in the game.



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Title: The Egyptian Eagle
Civilization: arabia Arabia
Base Power: 1,200
Rarity: Legendary

Saladin Introduction:

Saladin is a powerful debuffer and city conqueror who comes from Arabia’s nation. Since he specializes in the cavalry, he can boost his cavalry units’ offensive and defensive stats, which make them deadlier in the battle.

Saladin is only available after the kingdom reaches 120 days old. To summon him, you will need 10 of his sculptures, which can obtain throughout events, the VIP shop, golden chests.

Saladin Skills

Hold Fast

Hold Fast  Rage Requirement: 1000

Saladin directly deals damage to the target. Then he decreases the target’s march speed and the healing effects received for 5 seconds.


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Direct Damage Factor: 600 / 800 / 1000 / 1200 / 1400
March Speed Reduction: 10% / 15% / 20% / 25% / 30%
Healing Effect Reduction: 20% / 25% / 30% / 35% / 40%


At max level, Hold Fast deals 1,400 damage to the enemy, as well as to cripple their march speed by 30% and the healing effect by 40%. A high amount of damage and the effect that comes with it will make the enemy suffer a lot of disadvantages on the battlefield.


Ghulams  Saladin’s cavalry units gain additional attack, defense, and march speed.


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Cavalry Defense Bonus: 8% / 10% / 12% / 16% / 20%
Cavalry Attack Bonus: 8% / 10% / 12% / 16% / 20%
Cavalry March Speed Bonus: 1% / 2% / 3% / 4% / 5%


Ghulams is a solid passive skill that gives his cavalry troops lots of important stats in the battle.

Bond of Fate

Bond of Fate  Saladin and his troops receive less damage from skill and counterattack.


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Skill Damage Taken Reduction: 10% / 15% / 20% / 25% / 30%
Counterattack Damage Taken Reduction: 8% / 10% / 12% / 16% / 20%

This passive skill will let Saladin mitigate a massive amount of damage from the enemy’s active skill and counterattack, which allows him to survive longer in the battle.


Generosity  Saladin deals extra damage to the city garrison. However, he and his troops won’t be able to plunder the resource when attacking other governors’ cities.


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Damage Bonus: 3% / 6% / 9% / 12% / 15%

Generosity gives a high number of bonus damage to Saladin and his troops. In exchange, they can’t plunder resources from the enemy’s city, it is a little bit of disappointment, but the extra damage is definitely worth it.

Praise the Creator

Praise the Creator Saladin directly deals 1,700 damage to the target, then he reduces the target’s march speed and healing effect by 50% for a total 5 seconds.

Praise the Creator enhances the active skill. It increases the damage output from 1,400 to 1,700, as well as improves the march speed and healing effect reduction by 50%. These certainly a significant enhancement for Saladin.

Recommended Talent Build for Saladin

Saladin 43 7 24

This build can use for PvP and city conquering. It focuses on increasing cavalry’s attack, defense, march speed, and health. It also improves the rage regeneration of Saladin, which lets him use active skill more frequently in the fight.

Saladin 32 7 35

This talent build version gives slightly more defense and less attack than the previous one.

Best Pairing Commanders for Saladin

Cao Cao 1

Cao Cao: If you want a couple that has high mobility, can quickly move from one point to another, and can deal a decent amount of damage, then Cao Cao is the one you want.

Saladin should be the primary Commander.

Genghis Khan

Genghis Khan: Khan is a Commander that has extremely high damage output and fast rage restoration. Together Saladin and Khan are remarkable nukers.

Khan should be the primary Commander.

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