One of the main elements of Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord is upgrading your troops. This helps you create stronger, more specialized soldiers in Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord. In the guide, we will explain how to upgrade your troops/soldiers in Mount and Blade 2.
How to Upgrade Troops
You can upgrade troops that are in your party once these soldiers have enough experience points. You can recruit troops from towns and villages. Keep in mind that troops in your party are different from companions. Troops start at Tier 1 which can be upgraded to higher tiers.
To upgrade troops in Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord you need experience points that are earned via battle. You can’t instantly upgrade your soldiers, a notification will tell you when a unit can be upgraded. Head to the party screen and choose a group of units. Expand the unit and you can see icons below that will show you the available paths for the expanded units. Select the unit and the upgrade you want to apply. You will need some gold to apply the upgrade but the cost isn’t high. If you are in need of gold we have some tips for farming gold in Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord.
That concludes the process of upgrading your troops in the game. If you need more help check out Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord Wiki.