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Can you name the Medieval Siege Tools and Tactics?

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HintTool/Tactic
Giant crossbow thing
Extra troops hired for money
Early contraption that used gunpowder and a big barrel
Castle inhabitants could leave unharmed
Burning wheel rolling down the street
Can't go over,can't go under, let's try under
Big wood tower for getting over walls
Elongated hole or pit for people to fall into
Usually the most heavily guarded part of the castle
Water surrounding walls/castle
Another version of the one above this slot
Amount of ____ for defenders to truce or surrender
Most commonly known medieval launching mechanism
HintTool/Tactic
Protects from castle archers
Incendiary weapon developed during the Roman Empire
Continuous launching of projectiles over or at the castle walls
Bunch of wood rods put together in an orderly fashion
Relative to the catapult; this version uses traction
Allows defender to shot at attackers safely from wall
What spies do for attacking bucketheads
Things that are launched to burn you
Breaks big objects
Heavy objects you throw at offending people
What was used to launch over walls and spread disease
Kettle of tar and pitch poured over attackers
Cut off supplies and deplete castle resources

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