|Appears in||Medieval II: Total War|
|Belongs to||Byzantine Empire|
|Weapon(s)||Composite bow |
|Soldiers in each unit||24|
|Attack skill||3 (melee) |
|Special abilities||Cantabrian circle|
Can hide in forest
Skythikon are a Byzantine light missile cavalry unit. They are one of the first units available in the Byzantine Medieval II: Total War campaign, are fairly cheap, and available at a low castle level.