|Train/purchase in Europe||500|
|Learn from Natives||N/A|
Doesn't receive defensive bonuses.
Among the earliest inventions that made use of gunpowder, Cannons remained among the most important until the 19th century. By the late 1500s, cannon had become light but powerful weapons that could be easily moved and adjusted to take aim at whatever target the battle might present. Such cannons proved extremely useful against native foes, who had never experienced the devastating effects of such weapons and had no tactics to counter them.