The Guard Lancer is the upgrade of the Lancer. It has more HP and better bonuses than the Lancer and is protected from other lancer attacks, but also lacks armour against any foot soldier or archer and takes additional damage from towers and castles.
Unit Statistics[edit | edit source]
Vital[edit | edit source]
Trained at: Stable
Cost: 55 food, 60 florins, 1.5 pop slots
Combat[edit | edit source]
Armor/Pierce Armor: 0/0
Special: +18 vs. cavalry, +9 vs lancers and ships. Takes less damage from anticavalry attacks, but more damage from defensive structures.
Upgrades[edit | edit source]
Upgrade from: Lancer
Attack: Forging, Iron Casting, Blast Furnace, Chivalric Order
Armour: Scale Barding Armour. Mail Barding Armour, Plate Barding Armour
Hit Points: Bloodline, Statutes of Nieszawa (Polish Unique Technology)
Civs and Guard Lancers[edit | edit source]
Guelders: cost -25%.
Poland: +10 HP. Researching Statutes of Nieszawa provides with extra +30 HP.