The Hunters from Ered Mithrin hurl deadly spears like the Rohan Spear Throwers and are even stronger than the Axe Throwers. They also have an ability which makes them great for pinning monsters.
Nail Down - The Hunters throw a salvo of spears that paralyze the enemy or monster for 15 seconds. Not usable on heroes. Left click on icon then left click on target unit.
The Hunters can be given the following upgrades:
Heavy Armor - Increases the armor, hit points and damage resistance of the unit
Forged Blades - Increases the damage of this battalion against:
Banner Carrier - This upgrade can only be given to a level 1 battalion and will promote it to level 2. At level 2 the battalion can regenerate fallen units.