So then, you're playing Carthage, you're happily bouncing along, and suddenly you need to kill from afar. You send your slingers, but they get shot down. This is when you realise you need some archers like everyone else. What to do?
Adding archers to Carthage is usually the first step for a novice modder. This will take you one step further, and give you an elite, long range archer unit: Poeni Archers!