Introduced in Age of Mythology
Culture Greeks
Major god ZeusIcon Zeus
PoseidonIcon Poseidon
Minor god DionysusIcon Dionysus
Age HeroicAge Heroic Age
Researched at DockAOMIcon Dock
Research time 40 seconds
Research cost
FoodAOM Food 300
FavorAOM Favor 20
Effect Pentekonters +20% attack
Pentekonters +10% movement rate
Pentekonters -25% train time

Anastrophe is a Greek myth technology in Age of Mythology. It is available to worshipers of Dionysus and increases the attack, movement speed and training speed of Pentekonters.

Effects Edit

  • Pentekonters +20% attack
  • Pentekonters +10% movement rate
  • Pentekonters -25% train time

History Edit

The anastrophe ['up-turn'] was a surprise maneuver used by Trireme captains to suddenly change directions and attempt to ram.

Greek mythological technologies
ArchaicAge Archaic Age
OlympicParentage Olympic Parentage (Zeus) · VaultsOfErebus Vaults of Erebus (Hades) · LordOfHorses Lord of Horses (Poseidon)
ClassicalAge Classical Age
God Technologies
AthenaIcon Athena Sarissa Sarissa · AegisShield Aegis Shield · LabyrinthOfMinos Labyrinth of Minos
HermesIcon Hermes SpiritedCharge Spirited Charge · SylvanLore Slyvan Lore · WingedMessenger Winged Messenger
AresIcon Ares SpearOfPanic Phobos' Spear of Panic · WillOfKronos Will of Kronos · BowOfHorror Enyo's Bow of Horror · SwordOfDread Deimos' Sword of Dread
HeroicAge Heroic Age
God Technologies
ApolloIcon Apollo SunRay Sun Ray · OracleTech Oracle · TempleOfHealing Temple of Healing
DionysusIcon Dionysus Bacchanalia Bacchanalia · Anastrophe Anastrophe · Thracian Thracian Horses
AphroditeIcon Aphrodite GoldenApples Golden Apples · DivineBlood Divine Blood · RoarOfOrthus Roar of Orthus
MythicAge Mythic Age
God Technologies
HeraIcon Hera MontrousRage Monstrous Rage · FaceOfTheGorgon Face of the Gorgon · AthenianWall Athenian Wall
HephaestusIcon Hephaestus ForgeOfOlympus Forge of Olympus · HandOfTalos Hand of Talos · ShoulderOfTalos Shoulder of Talos · WeaponOfTheTitans Weapon of the Titans
ArtemisIcon Artemis FlamesOfTyphon Flames of Typhon · ShaftsOfPlague Shafts of Plague · Trierarch Trierarch