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.
Trained at: Stable
Cost: 55 food, 60 florins, 1.5 pop slots
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.
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
Guelders: cost -25%.
Poland: +10 HP. Researching Statutes of Nieszawa provides with extra +30 HP.