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Gaius Octavius: A Great Second-tier Mounted General for Minnow Players in Evony

Second-tier Mounted General Gaius Octavius
In Evony, isn't just a historic figure who ruled Rome for 40 years; he's also a formidable second-tier General. This article covers everything you need to know about him—from his backstory and special skills to how to acquire him. Plus, we'll wrap up with tips on pairing him effectively with other Generals.
Second-tier Mounted General Gaius Octavius
Second-tier Mounted General Gaius Octavius

The General's Story of Gaius Octavius

In 43 BC, Caesar was assassinated and Octavius inherited his name, estate, and the loyalty of his legions. Octavius, Mark Antony, and Marcus Lepidus formed the Second Triumvirate to defeat the assassins of Caesar.
The Triumvirate obviously cannot be maintained for a long time. Octavius exiled Lepidus and defeated Antony. From 30 BC to 29 BC, Octavius gained lifetime tenure as tribune and supreme military command. In 28 BC, Octavius adopted the ancient title .
The most famous writers and poets eulogized his achievements. A number of temples were built for him. Octavius reigned the Roman Empire for four decades and brought peace and prosperity to it!

The Special Skill of Gaius Octavius

Augustus:
Increases mounted troops' by 40% and ranged troops' attack by 15% when the General is leading the army to attack.
1* – Marching Ranged Troop Attack +10% and Marching Mounted Troop Defense +20%
2* – Enemy In-city Troop Wounded into Death rate +10%
3* – March Size Capacity +14%
4* – Marching Ranged Troop Attack +20% and Marching Mounted Troop HP +20%
5* – Marching +20%, Defense and HP +15%

The Specialty of Gaius Octavius

  • Mounted Troop Assault: Mounted Troop Attack and HP +10%
  • Annihilation: March Size Capacity +6%; Attacking Mounted Troop and Ground Troop Attack +10%
  • War God: All Troops Attack +6%
  • : Mounted Troop Attack +30% and HP +20%

The Way to Get Gaius Octavius

No.1 General Token

  1. The final-tier event packages, package, and other packages – (Premium) token
  2. Limited Offer – Epic Historic General (Premium) token
  3. Wheel of Fortune, Epic General, and Epic Historic General tokens
  4. , VIP Premium Package, and Champion Loyalty Rewards – Epic General (Get from General Token Chest) and Epic Historic General tokens
  5. Alliance Duel – Redeem Epic Historic General (Premium) Fragment to compose the general token.

No.2 General Portrait Exhibition

Collect enough General Invitations to redeem the third reward – General Hall Ⅱ Historic General token during the event. And open the General Hall Ⅱ Historic General, you will have a chance to receive General Gaius Octavius.
You can redeem 99 times once, and each time needs to consume 500 invitations.

The General Combinations of Gaius Octavius

Considering the current situation of cavalry generals in Evony, Gaius Octavius is more suitable as an Assistant General. In the case of 's Special Skills with full stars and Specialties with max levels, we recommend using the combinations in the table below.
Attacking Buff Ranking
Main General
Main General's Original Special Skill
Assistant General
1
Increases ground troops and mounted troops' attack by 40% and increases mounted troops' defense and HP by 25% when the General is leading the army to attack.
Gaius Octavius
2
Increases ground troops and mounted troops' attacks by 30% and increases mounted troops' HP by 30% when the General is leading the army to attack.
3
The attack of the mounted troops that are led by the General increases by 25%, and if the General brings any dragon, the mounted troops' attack will additionally increase by 15%.
As for the , when you use General Poligenus and General Zhao Yun to be the Main Generals, they can equip the Lv4 Mounted Troop Attack Skill Book to add a 25% attack buff. While the Mounted Troop Attack Skill Book will conflict with the combination of General Martinus and General Gaius Octavius.
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