|Plate Barding ArmorFile:Platebardingarmor.jpg|
|Age Available||Imperial Age|
|Cost|| 350 Food,|
|Stats||Cavalry Armor +1, Pierce Armor +2|
Armor made of large metal plates was the best defense obtainable against missiles and hand weapons. It was stronger and absorbed more energy. Large sheets of hammered steel were fashioned to fit the body of the horse.
|Husbandry | Bloodlines | Scale Barding Armor | Chain Barding Armor | Plate Barding Armor | Forging | Iron Casting | Blast Furnace|