Summon Earth Elemental

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School of Earth Magic
Symbol for School of Earth Magic
Level 1
 Magic Arrow *
 Shield
 Slow
 Stone Skin
 View Earth
Level 2
 Death Ripple
 Quicksand
 Visions *
Level 3
 Animate Dead
 Anti-Magic
 Earthquake
 Force Field
 Protection from Earth
Level 4
 Meteor Shower
 Resurrection
 Sorrow
 Town Portal
Level 5
 Implosion
 Summon Earth Elemental
School of Air Magic
School of Fire Magic
School of Water Magic
Summon Earth Elemental
Summon Earth Elemental.png
School:  Earth Magic
Level:  5th
Cost:  25/20
Duration:  combat
 Basic effect
A troop containing (power x 2) earth elementals appears on the side of the casting player.
 Advanced effect
Same as basic effect, except that (power x 3) earth elementals are summoned.
 Expert effect
Same as basic effect, except that (power x 4) earth elementals are summoned.
 Probability of occurrence (%):
Town portrait Castle small.gif Castle   0
Town portrait Rampart small.gif Rampart   16
Town portrait Tower small.gif Tower   28 (14*)
Town portrait Inferno small.gif Inferno   16
Town portrait Necropolis small.gif Necropolis   16
Town portrait Dungeon small.gif Dungeon   12
Town portrait Stronghold small.gif Stronghold   0
Town portrait Fortress small.gif Fortress   0
Town portrait Conflux small.gif Conflux   12
Town portrait Cove small.gif Cove Horn of the Abyss   0
* Without Library

Summon Earth Elemental is a 5th level spell in the School of Earth Magic. It summons Earth Elementals. They disappear after the combat ends even if any of them survived, so if you killed all enemies but lost all your army besides the summoned elementals, both sides lose the battle. Only one type of elementals may be summoned each combat.

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Earth Elementals are the best Elementals to summon. Even though they may be actually the worst elemental overall to recruit since they are slow and the weakest level 5 unit, Earth Elementals have the most HP and damage per unit of all elementals. Since elemental summon spells only care for the number summoned (according to Spell Power) and not total HP or other stats, summoning Earth Elementals gives more raw power and toughness than any other type. A great deal of their speed disadvantage is negated, since you don't need (and can't) have the summoned elementals in your adventure map army.


Statistics
Earth Elemental
Creature Earth Elemental.gif
 Cost per troop 
Resource Gold 20x18.gif
400

Attack 10
Defense 10
Damage 4–8
Health 40
Speed 4
Movement Ground
Size 1
Growth 4
AI Value 330
 Special abilities:
Elemental
Immune to
   • Armageddon
   • Lightning Bolt
   • Chain Lightning
Vulnerable to Meteor Shower